Hardware  >   Peripheral Hardware  >   Storage Hardware  >   Storage Media  >  

Solid State Disks

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
ALSO CALLED: SSD
DEFINITION: Solid-state storage is a nonvolatile, removable storage medium that employs integrated circuits (ICs) rather than magnetic or optical media. It is the equivalent of large-capacity, nonvolatile memory. Examples include flash memory Universal Serial Bus (USB) devices and various proprietary removable packages intended to replace external hard drives. The main advantage of solid-state storage is the fact  … 
Definition continues below.
Solid State Disks White Papers (View All Report Types)
1 - 25 of 298 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
ESG: Comparing IBM FlashSystem Compared to Traditional Performance Disk Systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report shows how all-flash arrays can actually lower the total cost of your storage system. Read on to learn how you can gain a smaller, more cost effective footprint as well as achieve significant performance improvements with flash arrays.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

IBM

Today's Storage Economics in the Face of Increased CapEx and OpEx Demands
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This infographic explores today's storage economics in the face of increasing demands from achieving CapEx and OpEx efficiencies.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

Nimble Storage

You're Risking Your VMware Investment, and Here's Why
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Great virtualization requires great storage. Learn how to achieve unprecedented storage control.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

5 Ways Your Storage Vendor Costs You More Than You Think
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Is your storage vendor truly an innovator? Discover five warning signs that your vendor is holding you back.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

How to Include Storage Management in Automation Strategies
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Leave legacy storage and impossible management behind. Discover direct management of storage, no strings attached.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Ensure Your IT Infrastructure Enables Agile SaaS Delivery
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: The SaaS market is booming. Find out five ways optimized IT enables innovative SaaS offerings.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

How a Leading Web Host Created a New Cloud Market Segment
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Learn how 1&1 gives its customers state-of-the-art cloud storage without added complexity.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Infographic: What Is the Next-Generation Data Center?
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: By 2016, two-thirds of workloads will be run in the cloud. Learn why only all-flash will enable sufficient performance.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Architectural Comparison: SolidFire and Pure Storage
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Learn the areas where these two solutions differ, and find out their suitability for next-gen data centers.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Case Study: EzVerify Finds the Optimal Solution
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Leave legacy storage and impossible management behind. Discover direct management of storage, no strings attached.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

The Next Growth Opportunity for Cloud and Hosting Providers?
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Get insight into where to place your 3 to 5 year tech investment bets for better IOPS and guaranteed QoS.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

OpenStack Deployments: Block Storage vs. Object Storage
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: One size doesn't fit all in OpenStack storage. Learn the use cases for Cinder and Swift.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Top 4 Questions Service Providers Must Ask Prospective Vendors
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Determine what questions SPs must ask when evaluating storage solid-state array vendors.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

5 Ways to Differentiate Cloud and Managed Hosting Services
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Many product owners can't separate themselves from the pack. Stand out with SLAs and performance guarantees.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Case Study: MercadoLibre's OpenStack Private Cloud
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Auctions are unpredictable—performance shouldn't be. Learn how one online auction house grows capacity without downtime.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Case Study: Better Performance and Scale for Private Cloud
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: MercadoLibre's legacy storage held them back. Find out how faster, more predictable performance allowed them to grow.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Getting it Right: OpenStack Private Cloud Storage
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Legacy data centers hold organizations back. Learn how OpenStack improves savings and allows for greater customization.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Guarantee Performance: A Guide to Next-Gen Data Center QoS
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Siloed environments are making way for single infrastructure setups. Learn the storage capabilities you need to switch.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

Architectural Comparison: All-Flash FAS
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: The market for all-flash FAS solutions is crowded. Find out how options vary, and which is the best tech fit for you.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

How All-Flash Storage Enabled Endicia to Achieve No Downtime
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Shipping never sleeps for USPS partner Endicia. Learn how they achieved faster response times and simpler maintenance.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire

EMA: IBM Releases a Comprehensive, Software-Defined Storage Family
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how a software-defined storage system can efficiently use capacity to smooth out storage complexities. Read on to lean how this system uses flash technology, and how it can help you achieve benefits that come with heterogeneous storage, commodity hardware, common management, and more.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

IBM

Right Flash solution - Service provider edition
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how to invest in the right flash storage system. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Aug 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Key Considerations For Protecting Data on All-Flash Arrays
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper argues how flash-integrated flat backup protects data better and is more efficient than traditional backup methods. Read on to learn how data protection can be a function of primary storage, eliminating the need for traditional backup.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Aug 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Flash Array for Better Performance and Data Protection
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows how flash arrays are best for improving performance and protecting data. Read on to learn about the features of one particular flash array and how it performs in comparison to hard disk drives.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

IBM

6 Ways to Guarantee QoS in Multi-Tenant Infrastructure
sponsored by Solidfire
WHITE PAPER: Guaranteed storage QoS has become essential. Learn six requirements, from RAID-less data protection to balanced loads.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Solidfire
1 - 25 of 298 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4    Next Page
 
SOLID STATE DISKS DEFINITION (continued): …  that it contains no mechanical parts. Everything is done electronically. As a result, data transfer to and from solid-state storage media takes place at a much higher speed than is possible with electromechanical disk drives. The absence of moving parts may translate into longer operating life, provided the devices are reasonably cared for and are not exposed to electrostatic discharge. Solid-state storage media lags behind electromechanical drives in terms of storage capacity. As of this writing, flash memory USB devices can store up to approximately 1 gigabyte (GB), whereas hard drives commonly … 
Solid State Disks definition sponsored by SearchStorage.com, powered by WhatIs.com an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2015, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement