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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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Resource Center: All-Flash Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by NetApp & Cisco
RESOURCE CENTER: Gain access to this special section of our website that contains a plethora of multimedia resources on all-flash converged infrastructure. Browse our library of video and print items at will, which include: 5 criteria for an informed all-flash converged investment, how to refresh FlexPod with flash, and more.
Posted: 22 Aug 2017 | Published: 22 Aug 2017

NetApp & Cisco

FlashStack with Cisco UCS and Pure Storage FlashArray//m for 5000 Citrix XenDesktop Users
sponsored by Pure Storage
EBOOK: This guide serves as your reference architecture for up to 5000 seat mixed workload on Cisco UCS and Pure Storage FlashArray//m with Citrix XenApp server-based sessions, XenDesktop persistent Windows 10 virtual desktops, and XenDesktop pooled Windows 10 virtual desktops on VMware vSphere 6. Access your full guide in PDF form here.
Posted: 17 Aug 2017 | Published: 22 Dec 2016

Pure Storage

Examining the Leading All-flash Array Vendors' Offerings
sponsored by Avnet
EGUIDE: This SearchStorage.com pocket guide will assist you in not only selecting an all-flash array vendor, but also illustrates how to choose an AFA based on an examination of three AFA product categories— high-end enterprise arrays, midrange systems, and NAS appliances.
Posted: 17 Aug 2017 | Published: 14 Aug 2017

Avnet

FlashStack with Cisco UCS and Pure Storage FlashArray//m for 5000 VMware Horizon View 6.2 Users
sponsored by Pure Storage
EBOOK: This document provides a reference architecture and design guide for up to 5000 seat mixed workload on Cisco UCS and Pure Storage FlashArray//m with VMware Horizon 6.2 RDS server-based sessions and Linked Clone Windows 7 virtual desktops on vSphere 6. Read on to confidently scale-out to tens of thousands of users with all-flash based VDI.
Posted: 16 Aug 2017 | Published: 11 Apr 2017

Pure Storage

SaaS-based Billing Provider with Encryption Requirements Turns to Flash
sponsored by Kaminario
CASE STUDY: Download this study to see a snapshot view of how one organization overcame their encryption and capacity conundrums by implementing an all-flash array for their production databases, executing a 10X performance improvement, with built-in encryption to handle data-at-rest requirements.
Posted: 10 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

Kaminario

New Flash Use Cases Identified and What to Do about the NAND Flash Shortage
sponsored by Kaminario
EGUIDE: Because we're in the midst of a worldwide NAND flash shortage, will once-lowered costs now rise? Download this guide as our editors evaluate the impact the NAND flash shortage has on the cost of SSDs (and how that compares per gigabyte to HDDs), as well as new use cases like flash as RAM.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 03 Aug 2017

Kaminario

Kaminario's CEO Identifies a Flash Market Shift, Illustrates the Role of the K2 Array
sponsored by Kaminario
EGUIDE: Download this guide to get a technical breakdown from our editors on Kaminario's K2 array, including it data compression improvements (ratio of 4:1) and compatibility with NVMe. Then, you'll access a Q&A with Kaminario's CEO Dani Golan, in which he identifies how the flash market is shifting.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 04 Aug 2017

Kaminario

All-flash Array Market Advances Outpace Demand, Create Opportunities
sponsored by Kaminario
EGUIDE: In this guide, our experts deconstruct the high-density all-flash disruption. Additionally, you'll access an article by George Crump, President of Storage Switzerland, in which he illustrates the state of this year's flash storage systems, and talks in detail about NVMe, as well as flash DIMM.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 04 Aug 2017

Kaminario

Building an All-flash Array Business Case
sponsored by Kaminario
EGUIDE: Use this guide as a means to building your all-flash array business case by characterizing your apps and their requirements. Inside, you'll learn how to construct your AFA case, while reviewing five factors to consider before making your purchase.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 03 Aug 2017

Kaminario

SaaS Express: Immediate Response for K2 Powered Loyalty Programs
sponsored by Kaminario
CASE STUDY: Read this study to gain a condensed view of how Exchange Solutions cut overall response times by half and storage platform response times by 80% with Kaminario K2 all-flash-arrays, with integrated data-at-rest encryption, deduplication, and compression to meet their stringent security and PCI requirements.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Kaminario

Relying On Averages To Anticipate Application Performance Can Be Risky
sponsored by Nimble Storage
RESOURCE: Based on a study conducted with a predictive analytics flash platform, read on to fully understand all the variables in IO deployment, with the variation analyzed using hundreds of terabytes of telemetry, from thousands of customer apps. You'll also learn how to gain real-time insights regardless of what apps you're deploying.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Nimble Storage

Flash and Analytics: Machine Learning Boosts Application Uptime
sponsored by Nimble Storage
RESOURCE: Using a storage-integrated predictive analytics platform may help enterprises eliminate downtime, boost app performance, and resolve incompatibilities. Download this infographic to learn the five most common causes of data-app gap, as well as seven analytics capabilities all SSD systems must have to fill this gap.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Nimble Storage

Case Study: SharkNinja Achieves Data Center Consolidation, License Savings, and Flexibility
sponsored by Kaminario
CASE STUDY: Download this study to uncover how SharkNinja, an innovative leader in the housewares industry, consolidated their three worldwide data centers with K2 all-flash arrays to achieve a 40-50% analytics performance improvement, accelerated system response for their China location, and more.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Kaminario

The All-Flash Data Center By 2020: Myth or Reality?
sponsored by Avnet
WHITE PAPER: Are all-flash arrays really going to take over the market by 2020? What's causing SSD to become so widely adopted? Access this white paper to learn the answers to both these questions, and bust 5 common myths that are delaying some organizations in their flash adoption efforts.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 08 Aug 2017

Avnet

SSD Case Study: Speed for DevOps, Satisfaction for Customers
sponsored by Kaminario
CASE STUDY: Download this study to discover the all-flash array that, after a three-way proof of concept, proved to best mitigate database refresh issues, and which encompasses non-disruptive scale-up, scale-out architecture, latency at 0.2 ms, 100,000 IOPS + for SQL databases, and more.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 08 Aug 2017

Kaminario

Quantifying the Value of Kaminario's K2 All-flash Arrays
sponsored by Kaminario
ANALYST REPORT: In this ESG report, examine an economic evaluation of Kaminario's K2 all-flash arrays, and the impact implementation will have on CapEx and OpEx, time to value, and consequences on business agility. Read on, as ESG does the heavy-lifting for you with this 15-page, in-depth three-year analysis of the investment.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Kaminario

Kaminario K2 Provides Speed, Capacity, and SAP HANA Certification
sponsored by Kaminario
CASE STUDY: Access this case study about Blount International, a diversified equipment and parts manufacturer, to learn how they maneuvered sluggish apps and laggard process times with the all-flash K2 array to successfully transition to SAP HANA.
Posted: 07 Aug 2017 | Published: 07 Aug 2017

Kaminario

2017-18 Small/Midsize Enterprise All-Flash Array Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Kaminario
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Use this exhaustive buyer's guide to help you sift through 24 SMB all-flash arrays from 11 vendors, ranked based by a rigorous 8-step process, to find the best vendor for your enterprise. The heavy-lifting has been done for you—now, you just have to decide.
Posted: 07 Aug 2017 | Published: 07 Aug 2017

Kaminario

Three Critical Steps to Maximize All-flash Performance
sponsored by Kaminario
RESOURCE: Download this infographic, or lest miss out on three critical steps you must take before obtaining the most value from your all-flash investment. You'll learn how to use scale-up and out active-active controllers to provide consistently high throughput and IOPs at sub-ms latency, and more.
Posted: 04 Aug 2017 | Published: 04 Aug 2017

Kaminario

11 Solid-State Array Vendors Compared
sponsored by Pure Storage
RESEARCH CONTENT: Gartner Names Pure Storage a Leader in Solid-State Arrays 4 Years in a Row. Simplify your vendor evaluation with the Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays. Download the report to learn Gartner's evaluation of vision, strengths, and cautions for each vendor- Why Pure Storage was named a LEADER. Download now!
Posted: 03 Aug 2017 | Published: 13 Jul 2017

Pure Storage

Wanlian Securities: Accelerating Financial Trading with Enterprise SSD
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: Wanlian Securities needed the right storage infrastructure to minimize latency in its trading systems, improve the speed of clearing, and keep up with the breakneck speed of the Chinese markets. Discover the SSD system they employed to meet these goals and to achieve 62.5% reduction in trade clearing time.
Posted: 02 Aug 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2017

IBM

Value Calculator for IBM Storwize Family of Storage Solutions
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: By accessing this calculator tool, you'll determine the economic value of implementing IBM Storwize's Family of storage solutions in your organization. To find out the financial impact, and estimated ROI, just fill in your use case information.
Posted: 02 Aug 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2017

IBM

This Year's Solid-State Array Market Overview
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: Download this report to simplify your vendor evaluation of this year's solid state array (SSA) market, wherein analysts do all the heavy-lifting and break down each SSA vendor's market positioning. You'll view the market as a whole, as well as the strengths and drawbacks of 11 SSA providers, here.
Posted: 02 Aug 2017 | Published: 13 Jul 2017

IBM

Usage Trends for Flash Storage with Epic
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: To better understand usage trends for flash storage with Epic EHR software, Gatepoint Research surveyed more than 100 business and technical through leaders in the healthcare industry. In this resource, uncover the results of their responses and information on flash storage systems for Epic EHR software.
Posted: 01 Aug 2017 | Published: 01 Aug 2017

NetApp

Powering the High-Performance Cloud with FlashSystem
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover an all-flash storage system that seamlessly integrates with high-performance cloud and virtualization platforms and supports numerous ypervisors, including VMware, IBM PowerVM, Microsoft Hyper-V and Citrix Xen.
Posted: 01 Aug 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

IBM
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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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