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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  … 
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Is the Hybrid Storage Array Dying?
sponsored by EMC
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

EMC

Utilizing SSD Flash and Object Storage: Should Both Be Used Simultaneously?
sponsored by EMC
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

EMC

Choosing Between Scale-Up and Scale-Out All-Flash Arrays
sponsored by Curvature
EGUIDE: As flash becomes more pervasive in the marketplace, enterprises are relying less on caching and tiering and moving towards flash storage products built on two basic architectures: scale-up and scale-out. In this e-guide, explore the differences between the two architectures and determine which configuration best meets your business needs.
Posted: 29 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

Curvature

IDC White Paper: Flash Accelerated and Cloud Ready: New Storage Requirements for Enterprise Apps
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Hybrid cloud and flash storage is the new power couple in the IT world but many still have questions regarding their compatibility. Discover Eric Burgener's answers to the top 5 questions posed by NetApp customers regarding this new couple's compatibility and how you can benefit the most out of the relationship.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

NetApp

Spotlight: Increasing Enterprise Application Performance with Flash Storage
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise applications (EAs) are the lifeblood of the IT circulatory system but a sluggish storage system can impede the flow and success of your enterprise. Flash storage is an effective method for boosting EAs performance but choosing the right flash storage solution can be tough. Access this paper for expert recommendations and storage tips.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

NetApp

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

Solving the 5 Key Challenges to Virtualizing Tier 1 Applications
sponsored by Pure Storage
WEBCAST: Tier 1 workloads pose unique challenges for IT teams looking to go 100% virtual. Find out how the combination of flash performance, simplicity and scalability delivered by Rubrik and Pure addresses five of the key problems specific to virtualizing Tier 1 workloads.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Feb 11, 2016

Pure Storage

eGuide: Faster Applications with Predictive Flash
sponsored by Nimble Storage
PRESENTATION: Enterprises depend on data to improve customer interaction, accelerate product development and run the back office, but with the need for instantaneous delivery, could infrastructure complexity be holding your applications back? Check out this e-guide to find answers to app-data gap issues and learn about a predictive flash solution.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

Nimble Storage

Solid-State Array Vendor Rankings
sponsored by Pure Storage
RESOURCE: This resource from Gartner details the vendors with the most efficient flash storage offerings. Access now for an inside look at which systems performance strongest so you can make the best decision possible.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

Pure Storage

Moen's All-Flash Arrays Enable Improved SAP Performance, Better Inventory Planning
sponsored by EMC
CASE STUDY: This case study illuminates the benefits all-flash storage arrays, and in it you will discover how flash arrays improve SAP performance and accelerate data access. Read on to learn how to consolidate IO-intensive SAP applications, and more.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

EMC

OCHIN Utilizes All-Flash Systems to Improve Healthcare Quality for Ambulatory Providers
sponsored by EMC
CASE STUDY: Consider the move from legacy hybrid storage to all-flash. In this case study, learn how to regain workforce—and workload—productivity by investing in all-flash storage. Read on to reduce non-production downtime and recover workforce productivity losses with this scalable, secure environment.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 25 Aug 2016

EMC

Enterprise Class Solid-State Storage Performance Evaluation
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: Read on to discover in this performance evaluation the results of running IBM FlashSystem® V9000 on two differing app workloads: a VDI workload of both linked clone deployments and fully provisioned VDI desktops, and a mixture of common virtual server infrastructure apps running a standard workload mixture.
Posted: 25 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

Improvements in the Flash Storage Market Prove the Price is Worth it
sponsored by NetApp
EGUIDE: This expert guide compares flash-based storage and hard disk drives (HDD), highlighting 7 ways in which flash storage beats out HDD solutions for all workloads. Also discover a Q&A session about the all-flash storage market with Dave Wright, founder and CEO of SolidFire.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

NetApp

Database Server Comparison: Dell PowerEdge R630 Vs. Lenovo ThinkServer RD550
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
TEST RESULTS: Explore the testing of the Dell PowerEdge server and the Lenovo ThinkServer and see the database performance of each and the amount of storage capacity each server held.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

Dell and Microsoft

Transform the Economics of Data Storage With Optimal Efficiency
sponsored by IBM
DATA SHEET: In this brief data sheet, learn about an enterprise-class hybrid storage solution that provides a foundation for implementing an effective storage infrastructure and transforms the economics of data storage. Learn how it complements virtual server environments and its ability to deliver the flexibility and responsiveness your business needs.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 24 Aug 2016

IBM

Leaders in All-Flash TCO: An Analyst Report
sponsored by EMC
ANALYST REPORT: Invest in storage technology that will improve the bottom line of your business: discover how to justify a scale-out, all-flash investment to consolidate workloads and automate complex tasks. Read on to see how flash improves ROI, business process management, and more.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

EMC

Evaluating Flash Storage Systems
sponsored by Pure Storage
RESOURCE: Learn about the key vendors you and your peers are evaluting. Read about the vision, strengths and cautions for each vendorEvaluate vendors' ability to execute to meet your objectives
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 23 Jun 2015

Pure Storage

How All-Flash Systems Accelerate Databases
sponsored by NetApp
WEBCAST: Watch this 2 minute video to discover an all-flash system that accelerates your database applications to keep pace with the dynamic demands that emerge from today's fluctuating business landscape.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Aug 24, 2016

NetApp

Efficient All-Flash and Hybrid Solutions for Midsized Workloads
sponsored by IBM
DATA SHEET: In this brief data sheet, learn about a comprehensive set of storage services and all-flash and hybrid-flash options that are both feature-rich and affordable, enterprise-grade storage solutions that enable your business to grow and thrive.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 24 Aug 2016

IBM

File Server Performance on the Intel Processor-Powered Dell PowerEdge R730XD with Hybrid Storage
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
TEST RESULTS: Explore the file server-like performance test results of the new Intel processor-powered Dell PowerEdge server platform, which combines flash storage with high capacity HDDs. You'll find out how this platform performed when delivering IOPS and response times when compared to previous servers.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell and Microsoft

Flash Storage: Powering the Future of IT
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about how flash storage not only provides the performance necessary to run critical, next-gen applications, but also the security to prevent data breaches—including in mobile, cloud, and data analytics content.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 24 Aug 2016

IBM

Database Performance: Dell PowerEdge R730XD Vs. Lenovo ThinkServer RD650
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
ANALYST REPORT: Take a look at the test results of two current generation servers in a head-to-head database comparison to find out which one had better overall performance and response times with a database application.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Dell and Microsoft

Flash Storage Buyer's Guide: A Comprehensive Guide to Evaluating Flash Storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This guide helps prospective All Flash Array (AFA) buyers evaluate their different options. Find out what key features to look for and get help comparing and contrasting the diverse set of market offerings from both startup and established vendors.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 23 Aug 2016

Pure Storage

3 Ways PowerEdge Servers Power Your Innovation
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
DATA SHEET: Explore three ways the customer-inspired innovations inside the latest generation of PowerEdge Servers will help your business innovate faster.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Dell and Microsoft

All-Flash: The Essential Guide
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com
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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 … 
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