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- editor's comments:- April 2011 - the 1st time I heard of the Burton
Group was in soothsayer mode quoted within a November 2008
release by Violin Memory.
They haven't published any specific SSD research papers since then - but many
papers on hard disk arrays.
|this way to the Petabyte
|In 2016 there will be
just 3 types of
SSD in the datacenter.|
of them doesn't exist yet - the bulk storage SSD.
It will start to
replace the last remaining strongholds of
hard drives in the
datacenter due to its unique combination of characteristics, huge storage
density, low running costs and operational advantages.
storage SSDs will displace the last remaining hard drives in the enterprise
server market by 2020 - even if the price of a new hard disk drops to zero
and enterprise HDDs are given away free!
||The new business and
architectural models of the datacenter - how we get from here to there - and
the technical and problems which will need to be solved - are just some
of the ideas explored in this
visionary article.||Popular SSD articles