Solid-state drives: Changing the data world

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Paul Pendle

Date archived: March 8, 2017 | First published: August 01, 2011

Solid state drives represent a quantum leap in enterprise storage performance over hard disk drives and Fibre Channel drives. With these new drives, you may need to reevaluate some of the ways that you deal with databases, as the move from spinning disks to solid-state technology will change the rules. In this article, learn about some of the new considerations.

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