Tag Archive For: SSD

SSD Performance Test- Blog 2018

Basics of SSD Performance Tests [4]: In a nutshell

This article is the last part of our article series explaining the  principles of SSD performance testing and how to interpret the results of such tests. We hope that now ...

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SSD Performance Test- Blog 2018

Basics of SSD Performance Tests [3]: Test, filter, precondition

Make your SSD Performance tests easy as one-two-three. Talking about numbers – read the third part of our SSD series! In this article we’re raising the issue of testing the ...

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SSD Performance Test- Blog 2018

Basics of SSD Performance Tests [2]: Garbage collection

Read the second part of our series of articles on the topic of SSD testing. Some time ago we’ve been discussing flash memory in general. You can read the first ...

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SSD Performance Test- Blog 2018

Basics of SSD Performance Tests [1]: Recap on flash memory

Today we’re starting a series of articles that will explain the principles of SSD performance testing and how to interpret the results of such tests. Information gathered in those articles ...

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Open-E webcast

Installing Open-E DSS V7 with two SSDs in a RAID 1

Installing Open-E DSS V7 in your system may be done in multiple ways. In this webcast, our host presents how to use SSD drives in a RAID 1 configuration as ...

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WHD2012.global highlights: 190 Virtual Machines running on 178 TB with HA Storage

Last week I was visiting the World Hosting Day Event in Germany as usual and I’ve wanted to provide you all with some highlights. Intel was presenting the innovative Romley ...

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SSD: Marketing Versus Reality

We can read many articles about the pros and cons of Solid State Drives. We may also hear opinions about them – from supporters and opponents of this technology… and ...

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SSDs

To use or not to use SSDs? That is the admins question!

It’s quicker, it’s lighter, it does not generate any noise and has a lower work temperature…Furthermore, it doesn’t have any mechanical, moving components so it offers you not only a ...

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Iometer

Random vs. Sequential explained.

Very often, storage product users do not know what kind of performance numbers to expect in real operations. Why do storage vendors claim such great performance when measured by an ...

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What you can expect from SSD?

Hard disk performance is limited by mechanical parts velocity and there is no solution for this issue. Servers are using RAID for redundancy and for performance. Thanks to RAID technology ...

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