Flash Reliability Study

If you have flash media deployed in your datacenter you have probably questioned the reliability of this medium. It goes without saying that the lack of moving parts certainly contributes to a reliable solution but flash has it’s own potential issues. The report I’m linking to below is both an interesting read and an insightful … Read more

HP 3PAR Disk Upgrade Work

I’ve finished installing 10 x 1.9TB SSD and 10 x 900GB FC (Fast-Class as HP calls it) in one of the two arrays, tomorrow I will be installing the disks in our second array so that they are both in line again. I really can’t wait to let these new SSDs go to town on … Read more