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DEFINITION: Flash memory (sometimes called "flash RAM") is a type of constantly-powered nonvolatile memory that can be erased and reprogrammed in units of memory called blocks. It is a variation of electrically erasable programmable read-only memory (EEPROM) which, unlike flash memory, is erased and rewritten at the byte level, which is slower than flash memory updating. Flash memory is often used to hold control  … 
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How IT Modernization Can Enable Healthcare’s Continuum of Care Model
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WHITE PAPER: Continuum of Care aims to improve patient outcomes and enhance provider productivity but most legacy systems cannot provide the performance needed. Access now to learn key tech characteristics IT leaders should look for to modernize their data centers and network infrastructures, and support the Continuum of Care.
Posted: 10 Oct 2016 | Published: 10 Oct 2016

Pure Storage

Keys to Business Success with All-Flash Storage
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WHITE PAPER: This paper offers insights for business success with all-flash storage based on user reviews. Read on to learn how to build a business case for all-flash and the implications of issues such as integration with existing infrastructure.
Posted: 06 Oct 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2016

NetApp

All Flash Storage for Dummies
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WHITE PAPER: Traditional storage solutions are no longer able to fulfill the requirements of our always on business environments. In this comprehensive special edition eBook, learn about all flash storage – a cost-effective, high performing system that is replacing disk systems as the preferred storage infrastructure for virtualized environments.
Posted: 06 Oct 2016 | Published: 06 Oct 2016

NetApp

All-Flash: The Essential Guide
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EGUIDE: This guide offers a comprehensive survey of the all-flash array market. We look at all-flash products from the big six storage vendors and the startups and specialists. Plus, we give the lowdown on all-flash vs hybrid flash arrays and all-flash vs server-side PCIe SSD.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

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IBM FlashSystem V9000: A Brief Overview
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VIDEO: Unlike any other time in history, now is the time when you can get excited about flash. Imagine agile integration, enduring economics, and scalable performance different from any other system out in the market—what could you do with it? Find out more in this brief video.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Premiered: 02 Jun 2016

IBM

Powering Big Data Analytics
sponsored by IBM Tectight
WHITE PAPER: In the following infographic, learn about the advantages of deploying your analytics systems on all-flash arrays. View now and see for yourself how flash-based analytics can deliver, better quality, faster insights, improved performance and efficiency, and more.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Mar 2016

IBM Tectight

DESY's New Storage Architecture for Data Taking and Analysis in Photon Science
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WEBCAST: DESY, the Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, is one of the world's leading particle accelerator research centers with an accelerator requiring a >20GB/sec peak performance. Tune in and learn how flash storage provided the power DESY needs to enable scientists to gain insights in atomic structures of semiconductors, catalysts and more.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Premiered: Sep 16, 2016

IBM

6 Uncomfortable Questions To Ask Your All-Flash Vendor
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WHITE PAPER: This eBook is intended to help you see past the smoke and mirrors set up by storage vendors. Ask your vendor these six key, albeit uncomfortable storage questions to quickly get to the bottom of things and gain more control in the storage purchasing process.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 23 Sep 2016

Kaminario

My Kind of Flash eBook
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EBOOK: This eBook will guide you through the consideration phase of choosing a new storage strategy. Take note of six key questions to address when engaging with prospective vendors in order to make sure you are choosing the right option for your data center.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

Kaminario

Flash Storage Performance Tips
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: With so much vendor rhetoric to weed through, it's important to understand the difference between real-world flash performance and advertised vanity performance. Thankfully, this guide makes it simple to separate the true stars from the posers. Check out these three easy steps implementing an all-flash solution that will optimize app performance.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

Kaminario

Critical Capabilities for Solid-State Arrays: An Analyst Report
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ANALYST REPORT: SSAs are more affordable than you think: In this expert report, you will analyze 11 SSAs across six high-impact use cases. Read on to choose an SSA that provides the performance, RAS, multitenancy and security, and scalability you need without breaking IT's budget.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Pure Storage

Implications of Changing Flash Storage Expectations
sponsored by NetApp
EGUIDE: Capacity used to be the most important factor for SSDs but as SSDs usage shifts from solving specific performance problems to a more general-purpose storage medium, performance expectations have skyrocketed. In this eGuide, learn how changing expectations in the next phases of flash will affect application development.
Posted: 19 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

NetApp

Is the Hybrid Storage Array Dying?
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EGUIDE: Is hybrid storage heading toward extinction? Discover if hybrid storage with HDDs is indeed a dying breed, as well as examine the challenges confronting today's flash data storage simplification. Additionally, learn the top 9 reasons for the increased adoption of object-level storage.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Aug 2016

Dell EMC

Utilizing SSD Flash and Object Storage: Should Both Be Used Simultaneously?
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EGUIDE: Is it possible to increase object storage performance by as much as 100 times? Now may be the time to deploy SSD flash and object storage together, and in this guide, learn the performance and reliability benefits of utilizing both simultaneously. As a bonus, read on to access seven tips for improving data storage efficiency.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Aug 2016

Dell EMC

Giving Your SAN a Boost with Flash Storage
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses improving your network performance by embracing improved storage, particularly flash storage. It will show you how the benefits of an all-flash array cross over into improving business outcomes through better performance.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Future of 3D NAND Technology
sponsored by Intel CAS
EGUIDE: Two new challengers to DRAM's high speed performance – 3DX Point technology and PCM – are running circles around NAND. In this eGuide learn more about them, why analysts predict their longevity for at least 20 years and how vendors are preventing bit rot.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 09 Aug 2016

Intel CAS

Benefits and Challenges of PCle SSDs
sponsored by Intel CAS
EGUIDE: Allowing for higher customization and able to run on multiple servers, PCle SSD is a better alternative to traditional SSD hardware. In this guide, discover the benefits, challenges and whether PCle is right for your organization.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 09 Aug 2016

Intel CAS

Server-side Flash Storage Technology Basks in the Spotlight
sponsored by Dell EMC
EGUIDE: Today's server-side storage challenges are pushing legacy architecture to the limit—with new factors, physical densities, and operating environments. Rethink how you deploy storage: discover now the advantages of server-side flash—including its 6 form factors—and accelerate the boot of your VMs using this technology.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 19 Jul 2016

Dell EMC

Virtual Server Bottlenecks among Today's Pertinent Data Storage Problems
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EGUIDE: Whether physical servers or VMs, there are a number of places where data is held up. Accordingly, there are different ways to address each type of bottleneck—but each fix has side effects. Learn how to mitigate the virtual server bottlenecks your enterprise faces, and tune up your data storage with an all-flash system.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 18 Jul 2016

Dell EMC

Flash Options in the Array Vs. Server
sponsored by NetApp
EGUIDE: Flash storage comes in many forms, and the landscape is constantly changing, so deciding to upgrade to flash storage isn't enough. In this e-guide, learn about different types of flash implementation and the future of flash storage. Review your options and discover the benefits and drawbacks of putting flash in the server.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 08 Jul 2016

NetApp

How To Evaluate and Deploy Flash Storage Technology
sponsored by Tegile
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores the potential benefits of solid-state storage and offers helpful tips for determining the type of flash implementation that best suits your needs. Plus, find out if all-flash array storage is right for you.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 27 Jun 2016

Tegile

Buyer's Checklist: Hybrid Flash Arrays
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Though all-flash arrays are popular, hybrid arrays offer the performance of flash arrays with the price of spinning disk drives for less frequently accessed data. Check out this buyer's checklist for a thorough analysis of the cost-benefits of hybrid flash vs. all-flash vs. spinning disks.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

IBM

Data Engine for NoSQL: Get Faster, Get Larger and Get More Scalable
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 3 technologies designed to work together to address the scaling issues of typical NoSQL deployments and increase the value of your database. Learn how you can leverage APIs for direct access to your enterprise data.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

IBM

Data Reduction Methods for the All-Flash Data Center
sponsored by Micron Technology
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide reveals how thin provisioning, deduplication, and compression can provide two major benefits to your data center. Also, learn about the alternative to reduction: native capacity.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 01 Jun 2016

Micron Technology

Testing All-Flash Storage for Running XenDesktop
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how all-flash storage can deliver the required performance for deploying a successful Citrix XenDesktop VDI implementation.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 May 2015

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FLASH MEMORY DEFINITION (continued): …  code such as the basic input/output system (BIOS) in a personal computer. When BIOS needs to be changed (rewritten), the flash memory can be written to in block (rather than byte) sizes, making it easy to update. On the other hand, flash memory is not useful as random access memory (RAM) because RAM needs to be addressable at the byte (not the block) level.Flash memory gets its name because the microchip is organized so that a section of memory cells are erased in a single action or "flash." The erasure is caused by Fowler-Nordheim tunneling in which electrons pierce through a thin dielectric … 
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