Posted: 19 Mar 2015

Flash is Not Another Disk

Without designing  storage addressing schemes to be optimized for the characteristics of flash, we are introducing unnecessary latency in our systems.

Posted: 16 Mar 2015

Microsoft Storage Spaces – Another Way of Enhancing Software Defined Storage With Flash

SDS is a great approach to address performance, availability and data services needs. But without flash, SDS cannot reap the architecture’s performance benefits.

Posted: 06 Mar 2015

A Big Data March

March kicked off with much excitement at SanDisk as the world of #BigDataFlash promises to be busy. Join us at Linux Foundation Vault and Open Compute Summit. 

Posted: 02 Mar 2015

Something BIG is Coming from SanDisk

Please join SanDisk for a special event on March 3, 2015 at 9am PST. We will be announcing something BIG and would not want you to miss it. 

Posted: 25 Feb 2015

Swap To Host Cache – An Important Element Of Memory Over Commitment

Over-committing memory is a common practice in VMware environments. With TPS disabled, “Swap to Host Cache” plays an important role in tackling workloads.

Posted: 17 Feb 2015
By: Pankaj Mehra

Why Cloud Mediation Will Lead The Way

The industry is moving from traditional models towards agile and responsive delivery of services. SanDisk Senior Fellow, Pankaj Mehra, explains that cloud mediation is changing how and what we design.

Posted: 13 Feb 2015

New Ways to Configure VMware All-Flash VSAN 6.0

In this blog, Biswapati Bhattacharjee shares new methods of tagging flash drives in order to make them ready for a capacity tier in current versions of VSAN.

Posted: 03 Feb 2015

How We Achieved 2 Million Transactions With All-Flash VSAN 6.0

Unveiled at VMware PEX, we share the first testing results of SanDisk’s new all-flash VSAN configuration, benchmarking business application workloads

Posted: 02 Feb 2015
By: Patric Chang

2M Transactions! All-Flash Virtual SAN Boosts Business Critical Applications

Following VMware's VSAN 6 announcement today, learn about SanDisk's all-flash VSAN architecture, delivering 2M OLTP transactions on a 4-node cluster!

Posted: 27 Jan 2015

The Software Mainframe

The Software Mainframe leverages lots of virtualization – and flash. Jean S. Bozman looks at how software-defined architectures turn data center silos to grids.