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Analyst Blog: The Flash Performance Euphoria is OVER

At Storage Switzerland we have written up more than a few case studies about all-flash arrays. As IT professionals have successfully moved from hard disk based arrays to all-flash arrays, the results are predictable; there is euphoria over the improvement in performance. 575 more words


Live Webinar: How NVMe Will Change Flash Storage

The bottleneck in flash storage is often the interface. SAS/SATA interfaces were designed specifically for hard disk drives not for flash media. For example, flash storage can support many more simultaneous I/O operations. 224 more words


What is NVMe? And what does it mean for PCIe-SSD?

There are two constants in data center storage; the need for greater performance and the need for greater capacity. Flash based storage devices have become the go-to option to address the first challenge. 1,281 more words


Briefing Note: Software can now Define the SSD

Briefing Note – OCZ Announces Host Managed SSDs

Software Defined Storage (SDS) is becoming the prevailing way to deliver storage solutions. Whether it is customers trying to implement a software-only solution to manage disparate hardware or a storage system vendor looking to leverage commodity hardware, the focus on software is changing hardware expectations. 429 more words


Streaming Build For @mtrxmc On Twitter, $850/950 Budget.

@mtrxmc is a streamer on Twitch, you can check out his stream here. He contacted me today asking me to put together a build for him to stream and game on. 627 more words


OCZ’s NVMe SSDs provide Lower Latency and Faster, more Consistent Performance

When non-volatile flash memory-based solid-state drives (SSDs) were introduced, the protocol support included SAS/SATA. These interfaces were designed for hard disk drives (HDDs) and had more latency than was ideal for flash, but it made for easier integration of SSDs into enterprise storage systems and servers since the existing infrastructure was built around HDDs. 1,365 more words