White Papers by Topic: Solid state drives

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How to Choose the Right SSD

SSDs boast the combination of increased I/O (input/output) throughput and greater power density (IOPS/Watt), which can accelerate applications and enable data center footprint reductions; a compelling argument for evaluating SSD drives.

How Hyperscale Data Centers Can Benefit from SSDs

Many traditional enterprises are moving to hyperscale architecture due to its scalabilty. Today's SSDs are an ideal solution that many organizations are implementing in their hyperscale infrastructure.

Top Applications for SSDs in Cloud/Hyperscale Environments

This brief shows real world examples of how SSD technology solves key customer challenges across cloud and hyperscale data center environments.

Top Applications for SSDs in Financial Services

This brief shows real world examples of how SSD technology solves key customer challenges across the financial services industry.

The Why and How of SSD Overprovisioning

Read/Modify/Write cycles are extremely costly from a performance and endurance standpoint. To minimize them, SSDs keep a fixed amount of physical flash memory in reserve that is not part of the device's logical address space.

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