Mindcraft Certified Performance Comparison Report

Web Server Performance Data:
Netscape Enterprise Server 2.0.1
and
Lotus Domino Web Server 1.5a
March 10, 1997

 

Tests were performed at the Netscape Communications Corporation laboratory in Mountain View, California, as described in the test report.

Test Data

Terms used in the tables:

Clients
Number of processes or threads simultaneously requesting Web services from the server.
Connections per second
Average rate of creation and destruction of client/server connections.
Errors per second
Error rate for this run. Errors detected include:
-- socket() or connect() failure
-- error sending a request to the server
-- read() failure while receiving data from the server
-- malformed response or error code from server
Latency
Average client wait for data to be returned.
Throughput
Average data transfer rate, in megabits per second.
Netscape Enterprise Server 2.0.1
HTML From Files
ClientsConnections
per second
Throughput
(Mbit/sec)
Latency
(seconds)
Errors
per second
4 323 19.8 0.01 0.000
8 474 29.1 0.02 0.000
12 500 30.8 0.02 0.000
16 506 31.3 0.03 0.000
20 515 31.6 0.04 0.000
24 518 32.1 0.05 0.000
30 522 32.2 0.06 0.000
60 532 32.5 0.11 0.008
90 533 33.1 0.17 0.020
120 534 33.1 0.22 0.033
150 539 33.3 0.27 0.040
180 541 33.4 0.33 0.065
210 541 33.3 0.38 0.115
240 544 33.5 0.43 0.133
Lotus Domino Web Server 1.5a
HTML From Notes Database
ClientsConnections
per second
Throughput
(Mbit/sec)
Latency
(seconds)
Errors
per second
4 41 3.2 0.10 0.000
8 40 3.2 0.20 0.000
12 39 2.9 0.31 0.000
16 37 2.9 0.44 0.000
20 35 2.8 0.57 0.050
24 35 2.8 0.68 61.582
Lotus Domino Web Server 1.5a
HTML From Files

ClientsConnections
per second
Throughput
(Mbit/sec)
Latency
(seconds)
Errors
per second
4 87 5.4 0.05 0.000
8 93 5.7 0.09 0.000
12 93 5.6 0.13 0.000
16 92 5.6 0.17 0.000
20 89 5.5 0.22 125.103
24 84 5.2 0.27 442.312

Silicon Surf Fileset

The Silicon Surf fileset specification file was translated from the WebStone 1.1 format to the WebStone 2.0/2.5 format.

Fileset for testing HTML from files:

#Silicon Surf model: pages and files to be tested for.
/file2k.html    200
/file3k.html    200
/file1k.html    125
/file5k.html    125
/file4k.html    75
/file6k.html    75
/file7k.html    50
/file8k.html    10
/file9k.html    10
/file10k.html   10
/file11k.html   10
/file12k.html   8
/file14k.html   8
/file15k.html   8
/file17k.html   8
/file18k.html   8
/file33k.html   60
/file200k.html  10                                                             

Fileset for testing HTML from Notes database:


#Silicon Surf model: pages and files to be tested for.
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/c0a5f845309643598825643d0063e43a?OpenDocument    200     #file2k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/62731bf70151f5798825643d0063f105?OpenDocument    200     #file3k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/eacbabfe94dcefe08825643d0062a810?OpenDocument    125     #file1k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/496f1520372f7af88825643d00640184?OpenDocument    125     #file5k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/fb09613308cca4bb8825643d0063f8dc?OpenDocument    75      #file4k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/ba0c512f38092d6f8825643d006413b0?OpenDocument    75      #file6k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/093cae7ba7b6c31a8825643d00663d4b?OpenDocument    50      #file7k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/db8832050ef896b38825643d00665104?OpenDocument    10      #file8k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/a6e75051a80345178825643d006674dc?OpenDocument    10      #file9k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/7524b9c9fb921ce08825643d00633400?OpenDocument    10      #file10k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/4bb8404c4c0beca08825643d00636cfb?OpenDocument    10      #file11k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/925cfc6ec6d469778825643d006375c5?OpenDocument    8       #file12.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/c87dcdc2538013b08825643d00669300?OpenDocument    8       #file14k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/6e1a4cb131cefb058825643d0066a13a?OpenDocument    8       #file15k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/1a1e8432ebf0a1538825643d0066babf?OpenDocument    8       #file17k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/4e4db989fceb9ae58825643d00670ff5?OpenDocument    8       #file18k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/048dc2a096fe90708825643d00674556?OpenDocument    60      #file33k.html
/WebStone.nsf/2799448f13f611bf8825643d00623790/9a0e4aae785169098825643d0063b518?OpenDocument    10      #file200k.html

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