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IOMeter is an I/O subsystem measurement and characterization tool for single and clustered systems. It was originally developed by the Intel Corporation and announced at the Intel Developers Forum (IDF) on February 17, 1998. Since then, it has seen widespread use within the industry.
An SSD is definitely going to offer superior performance when compared to a spindle based drive. That is painfully obvious here, however the new 3TB drive shows again that Seagate has made the right moves to drive spindle based drive performance up another notch.