Powering SQL Servers on an NVMe All-Flash Array

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Sep 28, 2020 3:39:39 PM

If you need to arrive at an appointment on time and you know you need to take a highway that gets jammed up right at rush hour, wouldn’t you prefer to take a high-speed detour, one with 64,000 lanes instead of just one?

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Topics: SQL, All Flash Array, NVMe

SQL Servers and Machine Learning: The Perfect Pair

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Sep 22, 2020 9:46:19 AM

Whether consumers realize it or not, machine learning is a significant part of our everyday lives. There are all kinds of current and upcoming applications that utilize the power of machine learning, including:

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Say Goodbye to Hard Disk Drives: Why Your SQL Server Needs an All-Flash Array

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Sep 14, 2020 8:00:00 AM

More and more organizations are choosing structured query language servers to power their databases. Why?

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Topics: MySQL, flash storage, Technology Trends, Extreme Performance, cost savings

A New Level of Performance: NVMe over Fabric Storage Provisioning

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Sep 8, 2020 8:43:09 AM

Does it feel like “NVMe over Fabric storage” is currently on the lips of everyone in information technology (IT)?

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Topics: IT operations, storage architecture

Storage Wars: Thin vs. Thick Provisioning

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 31, 2020 5:49:13 PM

When you’re dealing with a modern, all-flash array, you need data efficiency technology to keep up. Otherwise, what’s the point of having such a speedy solution? Perhaps you’ve heard the terms “thick provisioning” and “thin provisioning.” These terms get tossed around a lot in the storage community, but which is right for you?

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Topics: All Flash Array

SQL Servers and All-Flash Arrays: The Perfect Pair

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 24, 2020 7:47:07 AM

Structured query language servers, or SQL (sometimes pronounced “Sequel”) servers are becoming an increasingly important tool for any data scientist to have in their toolbox. It’s a key asset that can be used to do all sorts of things, like access, update, insert, manipulate, and modify data, and it also helps in communicating with relational databases.

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Topics: Flash Array, SQL

Stay Active Series: 5 Living Room Exercises to Get in Shape from Home

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 17, 2020 1:51:51 PM

The home has become the main feature for people's lives. With so many people working from home, many find themselves sitting for long periods of time.

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Topics: productivity

Machine Learning, AI, and All-Flash Arrays: Leave Performance Tuning in the Past!

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 10, 2020 9:51:19 AM

Whether you realize it or not, we’re exposed to artificial intelligence and machine-based learning every day. The virtual assistants on our smartphones, the smart speaker in your living room, your social media account, and even your favorite TV-streaming platform all use artificial intelligence and machine learning for optimum performance and personalized user experiences.

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Topics: All Flash Array

Data Security from Software to Hardware

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 4, 2020 10:03:00 AM

Currently, about 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are produced each day.

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Topics: Data Security

Stay Active Series: 10 Yoga Poses for Working From Home

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Jul 27, 2020 8:12:22 AM

Whether you’re working from home while your company is employing social distancing measures, or your business is making a more permanent shift to embrace the new work from home culture, spending too much time sitting at your desk can leave you feeling stiff and achy.

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Topics: productivity