As the creator of the flash storage industry, VIOLIN continues to innovate groundbreaking, high-performance technology solutions that serve the complex computing needs of the world’s most demanding enterprises and public sector organizations. Customers worldwide realize that our ability to quickly move, manage and maintain information offers them a unique competitive advantage.
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Private Cloud Storage: Everything You Need to Know (2020)

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Mar 9, 2020 10:27:57 AM

For so long, jokes about storing data “in the cloud” were all too common. But cloud computing has become a mainstay in how we do business, and how we store data. So much so, that 74% of tech chief financial officers say that cloud computing has had the most measurable impact on their business, according to the folks at Forbes.

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Topics: Private Cloud, Storage Array

4 Benefits of Enterprise Flash Storage

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Mar 9, 2020 10:27:21 AM

Flash storage for enterprise storage systems is quickly becoming the storage entity of choice for many businesses-- especially those who have high-performance needs, or those who use apps for things like accessing or storing to databases or operating artificial intelligence.

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Topics: Extreme Performance, All Flash Array, QV2020

Petabyte Storage: Everything You Need to Know

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Feb 26, 2020 1:04:26 PM

Conversations about enterprise data management used to focus mostly on terabytes, but that conversation is changing.

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Topics: storage, Storage for DBAs, storage architecture, Storage Array

VIOLIN QV2020 for All Budgets & Workloads

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Feb 24, 2020 2:20:25 PM

IT administrators and architects are constantly balancing the needs of applications with the cost to provide the best services possible. Flash storage technology has been at the forefront of this trade-off between cost and benefit for several years, but has recently become more affordable for more applications in the datacenter.

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Topics: All Flash Array, NVMe, cost savings, QV2020

IO: Understanding Random vs Sequential

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 15, 2018 10:59:13 AM


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Topics: IO Randomization, MySQL, IO scheduling, Storage for DBAs, SQL Server, Extreme Performance

IOPS Are Fun But Latency Wins

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Apr 22, 2017 2:09:12 PM
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Increasing Business Value with Lower Latency All Flash Storage

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Apr 21, 2017 9:44:50 AM

If you've been following our series on the importance of low latency in all flash enterprise storage, you will have read about consistency, multiple and mixed workloads, and performance. The short story is lower latency--rather than higher IOPS--accelerates databases and applications when using all flash storage: hence, latency has an incredibly relevant story from a business perspective.

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Street Circuit vs. Road Circuit - Lowering Latency Drives Workload Mixing

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 16, 2016 5:52:24 PM
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Lap Times - Consistency Drives Better Outcomes

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 11, 2016 5:08:22 PM
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The Need For Speed — IOPS vs. Latency

Posted by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on Aug 8, 2016 4:18:25 PM
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