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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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What 1000+ IT Professionals Think About Flash Storage (And What You Should Learn from IT)
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
RESOURCE: Discover in this insightful infographic how 1047 experienced IT professionals and flash storage users feel when presented with the question, "How easy is it to meet your data recovery SLAs with flash storage?" Download now to discover how flash can minimize OPEX costs by reducing physical storage footprint, power, and cooling costs.
Posted: 13 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

3 Data Protection Case Studies: Boost Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Data protection is a difficult topic to tackle, but a new day is dawning on backup, replication, and recovery. Access now to explore the use of a platform that is intuitive, simple, robust and dynamically scalable. Learn about a solution that is highly versatile and applicable to almost any data protection scenario.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Pure Storage

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

Burson Automotive Handles Growth with Scalable Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
CASE STUDY: This case study explores how by adopting an all-flash array, Burson Automotive not only met the growing demands of rapid expansion, but also quadrupled their performance, improved response time to users, and more. Read on to learn how the system they chose can benefit your business as well.
Posted: 01 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

How Hosted Network Solved Pertinent Virtual Desktop Storage Issues
sponsored by NetApp
CASE STUDY: Legacy storage cannot meet the performance requirements of storage-intensive, multitenant environments. Discover in this case study how DaaS provider Hosted Network overcame their VDI workload challenges with a flash storage platform, enabling delivery of reliable performance across all workloads.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

NetApp

IT Transformation Trends: Flash Storage as a Strategic IT Asset
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Download this paper to learn how to use flash storage as a strategic asset to improve data center operations and support transition to cloud-run applications. Learn how to develop an effective all-flash array strategy to reap its benefits without breaking your budget.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

Imagine an All-Flash Data Center
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This infographic covers four ways you must adjust your data protection strategies in an all-flash environment to ensure the safety of your data. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Supercharge your Apps with All-Flash Storage
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Uncover must-know strategies for migrating from spinning disk in this exclusive white paper. Inside learn which alternative to consider, how to find a system that offers the right set of abilities, and more.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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

Flash Revelations From 1,000 Storage Users: Workload Performance and Adoption Sentiment
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Discover how 1,000 expert storage users responded to the question, "What surprises have you experienced since you started deploying flash storage in your organization?" and assess how well flash pairs with VDI, big data, Microsoft SQL Server, and more.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Evaluating Performance vs. Function of Flash Storage and Uncovering Its Pervasive Myths
sponsored by Tegile
EGUIDE: Your apps might be begging for a boost in performance from flash storage, but you'll have to decide whether performance or function is more important. In this guide, George Crump offers up relevant, expert advice on selecting the best all-flash storage array based on your needs. As an added bonus, uncover the 5 pervasive flash storage myths.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 27 Jun 2016

Tegile

EMC Unity: Best Practices Guide
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides recommended best practice guidelines for installing and configuring EMC Unity systems for best performance. Access now to learn configuration and usage recommendations for Unity storage systems in general use cases.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

EMC

Flash Insights and Revelations From 1,000 Storage Users
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
ANALYST REPORT: In this insightful white paper, uncover how 1047 experienced users feel about flash when presented with the question: "What surprises have you experienced since you started deploying flash storage in your organization?" Inside learn what they truly feel about flash and discover things you may have not known prior.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 28 Jun 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

EMC Unity: Right-sized Storage for the Midrange Market
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: SMB buyers in the midrange market are getting shafted by storage hardware options supposedly designed with them in mind. Access this white paper to discover the real storage needs of SMB buyers and learn about one storage platform aimed to truly meet these needs.
Posted: 27 Jun 2016 | Published: 27 Jun 2016

EMC

How to Fight the Big Data Avalanche
sponsored by Micron Technology
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive resource, find out why the right software is essential to any big data strategy but not necessarily enough. Read on to uncover why and how organizations must transform their infrastructure in terms of storage and memory to align with the increased need for faster, real-time decisions.
Posted: 24 Jun 2016 | Published: 24 Jun 2016

Micron Technology

Evergreen Storage: A New Approach
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this report the data growth and challenges of enterprise storage environments today. Access now to learn the top 10 biggest storage challenges, and how solid-state storage is addressing these obstacles.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

Solid-State Array TCO Reality Check
sponsored by NetApp
RESEARCH CONTENT: Are solid-state arrays (SSAs) worth the extra cost? This independent survey of SSA users found that, after only 5.4 months, their deployments provided a positive ROI significantly faster than HDD storage systems. Discover why Gartner strongly advises replacing HDD with SSAs by reading this report.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jan 2016

NetApp

Top Reasons Why Customers Deploy Hybrid Storage
sponsored by TechData - EMC
WHITE PAPER: Discover a modern, hybrid storage solution that combines built-in data protection, cloud-based management, and all inclusive software to deliver the price and performance needs of your data center. See the benefits your enterprise can take advantage of with this technology.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

TechData - EMC

Top 10 Must-Ask Questions when Evaluating Solid-State Storage Arrays
sponsored by NetApp
RESEARCH CONTENT: Flash success demands that critical questions be asked when choosing the right solution. Simplify your purchase cycle, lower costs and reduce the risk of technology acquisition. Download the Gartner report today.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 26 Oct 2015

NetApp

Meet Your IT Needs with Simplified, Modernized Hybrid Storage
sponsored by TechData - EMC
WHITE PAPER: Discover a simplified, hybrid storage solution that delivers consistent performance by combining disk and flash technology. Discover how this unified storage solution can benefit mixed applications and meet ROBO requirements through unified file and block support.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

TechData - EMC

All-Flash Storage in EHR and VDI: Lowering Costs, Improving Quality of Care
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: How can health care providers modernize their infrastructure under constrained budgets? All-flash storage is proving a favorable investment with an average $1M increase in profitability over 3 years. Access this white paper to learn about the cost-saving benefits of all-flash storage in healthcare, particularly for EHR and VDI.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

Innovation and Choice for Meditech
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Businesses have been stuck in clumsy storage cycle, pushing organizations to check out cloud based options. But these are limited by strict regulations of data security-control. You may need is a cloud-like cost model with the security of an onsite solution. Read this white paper to learn about one such solution.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

The Benefits of Implementing Flash Storage
sponsored by Pure Storage
RESOURCE: Would you like to reduce your TCO by 70% and data center footprint by 5x or more? Then it might be time to switch from traditional Tier 1 arrays to an all-flash array system. In this infographic, uncover the benefits of switching to flash storage in your healthcare organization.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

St. Luke's Health-Care System: The Benefits of All-flash Storage for VDI
sponsored by Pure Storage
CASE STUDY: While all-flash array storage brings big benefits, is it really worth the cost? A case study focused upon an all-flash for VDI system implemented in St. Luke's Health Care System showed a 234% ROI and $1.26M NPV. Read on to learn how an all-flash system for VDI can have a positive economic impact upon your healthcare organization, as well.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

The Data Center SSD Takeover is Well Underway
sponsored by Micron Technology
EGUIDE: In this expert guide, hear from IT analyst, Bob Plankers as he explores the future of flash technology. See why RAID is quickly becoming outdated and learn how automated tiering is driving the data center SSD takeover.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Micron Technology
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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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