To benchmark the performance of the 400-BDSP Dell 14g 960GB Mixed Use TLC SATA 6GBPS 2.5inch Hot Plug Solid State Drive, several performance metrics can be evaluated, including sequential read and write speeds, random read and write speeds, and input/output operations per second (IOPS).
According to Dell, the 400-BDSP drive has a maximum sequential read speed of up to 540 megabytes per second (MB/s) and a maximum sequential write speed of up to 520 MB/s. These speeds are sufficient for most enterprise and data center workloads, including databases, virtualization, and high-performance computing.
For random read and write speeds, Dell reports that the 400-BDSP drive can achieve up to 98,000 IOPS for random reads and up to 26,000 IOPS for random writes. These metrics are particularly important for workloads that involve accessing small, random blocks of data, such as online transaction processing (OLTP) databases and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environments.
In addition to these performance metrics, the endurance and durability of the 400-BDSP drive should also be considered when evaluating its suitability for enterprise and data center environments. The 400-BDSP drive has an endurance rating of up to 1.3 drive writes per day (DWPD) over a five-year period, which means that it can sustain up to 1.3 full drive writes per day for five years before it reaches its rated endurance limit. This translates to a total endurance of approximately 4,716 terabytes written (TBW) for the 960GB capacity drive.
The 400-BDSP drive is also designed to withstand a range of physical and environmental stressors, with shock resistance of up to 1500G/0.5ms (half sine) and vibration resistance of up to 2.17Grms (5-700Hz). It also has a Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) rating of up to 2 million hours.
Endurance and Longevity
The endurance and longevity of the 400-BDSP Dell 14g 960GB Mixed Use TLC SATA 6GBPS 2.5inch Hot Plug Solid State Drive are critical factors to consider when evaluating its suitability for enterprise and data center environments.
The endurance rating of the 400-BDSP drive is up to 1.3 drive writes per day (DWPD) over a five-year period. This means that the drive can sustain up to 1.3 full drive writes per day for five years before it reaches its rated endurance limit. The endurance rating is an important metric that reflects the maximum amount of data that can be written to the drive over its lifetime. In the case of the 960GB capacity drive, the total endurance is approximately 4,716 terabytes written (TBW) over the five-year period.
In addition to the endurance rating, the 400-BDSP drive also has advanced wear-leveling and error-correction technologies that help to maximize the drive's lifespan and prevent data loss. Wear-leveling distributes write operations evenly across the drive's memory cells, reducing the wear on any particular area of the drive and extending the drive's lifespan. Error-correction technologies detect and correct errors that may occur during read and write operations, preventing data loss and ensuring data integrity.
Dell also employs a range of reliability and durability features in the design of the 400-BDSP drive. The drive has a Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) rating of up to 2 million hours, which means that it is expected to operate reliably for an extended period before experiencing a failure. The drive is also built to withstand a range of physical and environmental stressors, including shock and vibration, making it a robust and durable storage option.
Compatibility and Connectivity
The 400-BDSP Dell 14g 960GB Mixed Use TLC SATA 6GBPS 2.5inch Hot Plug Solid State Drive is designed to be compatible with a range of Dell PowerEdge servers and storage arrays, as well as other systems that support SATA 6Gbps interface.
The drive has a standard 2.5-inch form factor, which allows it to fit into a variety of drive bays and hot-plug drive sleds. It uses a Serial ATA (SATA) 6Gbps interface, which provides high-speed data transfer rates and is backward-compatible with earlier versions of the SATA interface.
The 400-BDSP drive is also hot-pluggable, which means that it can be inserted or removed from a system while the system is running, without the need for a system shutdown. This feature is particularly useful in mission-critical environments, where system uptime is essential.
To ensure compatibility with a specific system, it is important to verify that the system supports the SATA 6Gbps interface and has an available drive bay with the appropriate form factor. In addition, the system's BIOS and firmware should be updated to the latest version to ensure proper detection and configuration of the drive.
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 400-BDSP
- Product Type: Solid State Drive
- Capacity: 960GB
- Interface Type : SATA-6GBPS
- Features : Mixed Use Tlc
- Drive Transfer Rate : 600 Mbps (external)
- Form Factor : 2.5 Inch 7mm
- Lithography : 3d Nand Tlc
- Shock : 1000 G/0.5 Msec
- Mtbf : 2000000 Hours
Product Dimensions & Weight
- Height: 0.63 Inch
- Width: 3.10 Inch
- Depth: 5.45 Inch
- Weight: 1.50 Lbs
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SATA 6GB/S SSD (Solid State Drive)
When high-end computer or server hardware comes into the picture, it is always a great idea to push the performance bar higher. Until users begin to use devices that are faster than conventional disks, then some benchmark grades would be significantly hampered. This is where SATA drives come into the picture.
SATA drives remain the most commonly used storage devices in mid-range PCs and desktop computers. They are compatible with several computer motherboards and operating systems. As such, they are one of the best storage solutions available. SATA drives are also typically used in popular gaming consoles.
They offer impressive storage capacity and excellent transmission speed. Now, the magic of SSDs is in the dazzling amount of data they send through SATA ports. Not only do they do that, but the solid-state technology allows them to respond to storage requirements efficiently. They do this with the fastest of speeds.
Their response time is incredible, allowing users across different levels to enjoy their use. The evolution of SSDs has seen them have much faster transfer rates. In addition to offering faster response times, these drives can almost saturate the entirety of a SATA port.
SATA 6GB/S Benefits
Users wonder about the need for or the benefits of adopting the SATA 6GB/S technology. This may result from hard drives current inability to fill the SATA 3.0 pipe at the 6GB/S speeds. However, SATA III ports now support bandwidths that are up to 6GBPs. There are several benefits to gain from using solid-state drives with a SATA 6GB S interface.
SATA 6GB S SSD Improved Performance
Users should expect improved performances and cache-efficient desktop applications. This interface would ensure that operations such as graphics design, video editing, and gaming become a lot faster. Compatible solid-state drives will reach faster sequential read-write speed rates. That way, users will see improved user experience and productivity, regardless of the activity they perform.
Compatibility SSD SATA 6.0 GB S
Another great advantage of these drives is that they work well with older components. They are backward compatible with SATA II and SATA I interfaces. Therefore, users do not need to change their old PCs or desktop computers before using these drives.
Improved Space Management
When compared to the PATA connectors, SATA drives are much smaller. This allows them to adapt to even the smallest PC cases, enabling better airflow among components. The SATA 6GBPS drives are suitable for connecting SSDs and optical drives to a motherboard. They do this without taking much space, thanks to the flat designs.
Bigger Cache Memories SATA 6.0 gb s
Renowned disk drive vendors are now equipping these drives with bigger and faster cache memories. This way, any application in use can predict what data a user is likely to need next. With this, they help to increase data transfer rates of SATA 6GBPS SSD with smart fetching and caching algorithms. The technology ensures no delay in retrieving information that has been pre-fetched and stored in the cache.
The Ultimate Performance Booster
Incremental investment in SATA 6GB/S drives can yield incredible improvement in performance. They have been amplified for higher capacities to be the mainstream high-performance devices.
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