IDC provides a common measure to three key attributes of a server system. We provide values on over 20,000 individual server configurations spanning 15 years to support system sizing and buying decisions.
Performance (QPI) - Scoring is based on an in depth methodology that combines published benchmark results with a study of processor and server architecture Additional Metrics
Power - More than nameplate ratings, we derive measured power and heat ratings by specific configuration using vendor power sizing tools
Density - Cubic inch and rack unit measures for each configuration
Unlimited use to IDC web-based tool providing access to IDC produced metrics.
- Select from our extensive list of over 20,000 individual server configurations
- Quickly measure and compare the performance, power consumption and density of your current and planned server environment
- Create and save your evaluation reports
More about our methodology and tools at www.idc.com/QPI/index.jsp
Once approved, you will receive an email from IDC within 24 hours with your access credentials.