SSD cuts processing costs six-fold

Solid state drives shine in the company of disk drives

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SSDs are crazy fast but very expensive.  Compared to SSDs, disk drives seem slow – but are very affordable.  Which should you use?

Digitar’s experience shows the magic of blending the two technologies in an enterprise system.  System speed resembles the SSD, while system cost looks more like the disk drive.  Processing cost dropped from $6 per IOPS for disk only to $1 per IOPS in their blended system. 

A little flash thoughtfully placed goes a long way.

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