Storage Hardware

Use Cases for the NetApp EF550 Flash Array

Provided by NetApp

Category Storage Hardware

Type White Paper

Length 11

Publish Date December 13 2013

Date posted August 19 2014


Flash has emerged as the preferred way to overcome the nagging performance limitations of hard disk drives. However, because of the price premium for flash technology , outright replacement of HDDs  only makes sense in specific situations. Most deployment approaches will combine flash technology  with HDDs to address a  broad range of performance and budget objectives.

Learn how to choose a flash solution that best addresses your own requirements based on your performance (IOPS and latency), capacity and  data protection goals.

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