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FlashArray//m NVRAM

Flash storage has to balance two competing goals: We want to acknowledge completion of incoming IO as soon as we can, since low latency is the key to improving ...

Using Oracle’s vdbench tool to...

Creating a standard dataset that is comprised of data that is both compressible and dedupable when conducting storage performance tests on a data-reduction storage array. In the “Using ...

//m is Not for Magic: Enter to Win

Although the FlashArray//m may seem magical, the //m is not for magic. We’re merely playing on the “magical” properties of the FlashArray and Pure1. While these revolutionary new ...

Native PCI Express Back-end...

Many storage users are familiar with ALUA, or Asymmetric Logical Unit Access. This describes storage where some paths don’t work at all or give lower performance, because of ...

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