Solid state storage technology News
April 28, 2015
SanDisk switches from Micron NAND memory to its own in latest version of PCIe flash technology acquired from Fusion-io.
March 05, 2015
Solid-state storage technology can enhance performance and reduce costs across the entire IT environment.
February 23, 2015
IBM readies first-quarter update of FlashSystem storage arrays with denser MLC-based flash and integrated compression, virtualization and management.
February 17, 2015
Violin Memory unveils new all-flash storage arrays with block-level data reduction and protection services integrated in the operating system.
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Solid-state storage has typically been deployed to solve specific application performance problems. But as flash prices fall, it is becoming more and more widely deployed. Today, most enterprise storage systems come with at least some solid-state ... Continue Reading
Solid-state storage refers to non-volatile storage based on flash memory. This type of storage is used in solid-state drives. Continue Reading
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Vendors are increasing production of 3-D NAND-based chips. Learn how chip developments can cut costs. Continue Reading
Hyper-converged storage systems are preconfigured and integrated clusters of servers that share their internal storage. They boast convenience and flexibility, allowing rapid deployment of applications like databases and virtual desktop ... Continue Reading
Server-side flash delivers very low latency for apps. See how it's being deployed today. Continue Reading
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The lifespan of flash memory storage is not the hot-button issue it once was, but you should perform these tasks to prolong the life of your drives. Continue Reading
To get the greatest benefit from virtual flash caching, you need to understand how your hypervisor uses the cache and then add flash storage. Continue Reading
Making your storage perform to the very best of its ability is an age-old problem with a long list of ways to approach it. But how should you start to fine-tune a storage system and what do you need to know to get started?
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Flash-based storage is the logical choice to tackle virtual machine performance issues thanks to its zero-latency, high-performance capabilities that make it impervious to random I/O workloads. But flash comes at a premium versus hard disk ... Continue Reading
How can hybrid flash tiering decrease reliance on expensive tier one storage and improve performance? Independent storage expert Phil Goodwin shows us how in this tip. Continue Reading
How does STT-RAM differ from flash memory chips? Marc Staimer takes a closer look. Continue Reading