This topic describes the results of a performance test on an ApsaraDB RDS instance that runs SQL Server 2012 EE.

Note The test is based on the TPC-C benchmarks. However, the test is not an official TPC-C benchmark test. Therefore, the test results that are provided in this topic cannot be compared with the test results of the official TPC-C benchmarks.

Tested instance types

Instance type Number of cores Memory (GB)
rds.mssql.s1.small 1 2
rds.mssql.s2.large 2 4
rds.mssql.s2.xlarge 2 8
rds.mssql.s3.large 4 8
rds.mssql.m1.medium 4 16

Test results

No. Instance type TPM Batch_Request TPS
1 rds.mssql.s1.small 122,000 2,000 3,000
2 rds.mssql.s2.large 258,000 4,100 6,100
3 rds.mssql.s2.xlarge 260,000 4,300 6,200
4 rds.mssql.s3.large 388,000 6,500 9,800
5 rds.mssql.m1.medium 410,000 6,600 9,700