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The Fastest Enterprise Storage in The World

by Mark Lewis on October 2, 2018

Today we announced a really cool new product called the XVS 8. In a nutshell, we made the fastest enterprise storage in the world – faster. Speed, and by speed, I mean ultra-low latency, can do some amazing things. It does the obvious, it lets your....

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Understanding I/O: Random vs Sequential

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on August 15, 2018

 

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The Fundamental Characteristics of Storage

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on April 23, 2013

Storage for DBAs: As a rule of thumb, pretty much any storage system can be characterised by three fundamental properties: Latency is a measurement of delay in a system; so in the case of storage it is the time taken to respond to an I/O request.....

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Performance: It’s All About Balance…

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on April 23, 2013

Storage for DBAs: Everyone wants their stuff to go faster. Whether it’s your laptop, tablet, phone, database or application… performance is one of the most desirable characteristics of any system. If your system isn't fast enough, you start dreaming....

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