Design and Form Factor
The Dell 345-BCWI is a small form factor (SFF) solid-state drive (SSD) with a 2.5-inch form factor. It is designed to fit into servers and storage arrays that require high-performance and high-reliability storage solutions. The PM6 series enterprise-class SSD is built with TLC NAND flash technology, which offers high-density storage capacity at a lower cost per GB. The drive is also equipped with a SAS 12Gbps interface, which provides fast data transfer speeds and reliable connectivity.
The design of the 345-BCWI SSD is optimized for use in data center environments, where space is often limited and performance is critical. Its small form factor allows for high-density storage configurations, while its enterprise-class features ensure reliable performance and endurance. The drive is also hot-pluggable, which means it can be replaced or upgraded without the need to shut down the server or storage array.
Performance and Endurance
The Dell 345-BCWI 800GB SAS 12Gbps Mixed Use TLC Small Form Factor (SFF) 2.5 Inch PM6 Series Enterprise Class Solid State Drive is designed to deliver high performance and endurance for mixed workloads in enterprise environments.
The drive features a SAS interface with a 12Gbps data transfer rate, enabling faster access to data and applications. It uses Triple-Level Cell (TLC) flash memory technology, which provides higher storage density and lower cost compared to other flash memory technologies. The drive has a capacity of 800GB, which is suitable for storing large amounts of data.
In terms of performance, the Dell 345-BCWI has a read speed of up to 2100MB/s and a write speed of up to 1150MB/s, which allows for fast data transfer and improved application performance. The drive also has a random read input/output operations per second (IOPS) of up to 295,000 and a random write IOPS of up to 70,000, making it suitable for mixed workloads that require high IOPS.
In terms of endurance, the Dell 345-BCWI has a 1.3 drive writes per day (DWPD) endurance rating, which means that it can withstand 800GB of data written to the drive every day for five years without failing. This level of endurance makes the drive suitable for use in demanding enterprise environments that require high write performance.
Reliability and Data Security
The Dell 345-BCWI 800GB SAS 12GBPS Mixed Use Tlc Small Form Factor Sff 2.5 Inch Pm6 Series Enterprise Class Solid State Drive is designed to provide high reliability and data security for enterprise applications.
The drive has a mean time between failures (MTBF) of up to 2 million hours, which means that it is highly reliable and can operate for a long period of time without failure. It also has an endurance rating of up to 1.3 drive writes per day (DWPD), which means it can handle a significant amount of data writes and still maintain its performance and reliability.
In terms of data security, the drive comes with self-encrypting drive (SED) technology that encrypts all data on the drive in real-time, making it difficult for unauthorized access to data. The SED technology also allows for secure erase of the drive in the event of disposal or repurposing, preventing data breaches.
Additionally, the drive is compliant with TCG Enterprise standards and is FIPS 140-2 certified, ensuring that it meets strict security requirements for government and regulated industries.
General Information about this
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 345-BCWI
- Type: Hot-Swap Solid State Drive
- Drive Transfer Rate: 1.2 Gbps (External)
- Capacity: 800 GB
- Nand Flash Memory Type: Bics Flash™ Tlc
- Form Factor : 2.5inch
- Interface Type: Sas 12gb/s
- Data Transfer Rate: 1.2gpbs
- Features: Mixed Use Endurance
Product Dimensions & Weight
- Height: 0.63 inch
- Width: 3.10 inch
- Depth: 5.45 inch
- Weight: 1.50 lbs
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Users who prefer faster transfer rates and improved system response would find SAS 12GBPS SSDs handy. These drives are suitable for use in enterprise servers and storage arrays. They can process large workloads that require high input/output and low latency. SAS 12GBPS SSDs are one of the most improved storage devices for server virtualization, high-end computing, and data analytics.
These drives support dual-port operation with features that improve reliability. These features include advanced error correction, high signal quality, data integrity technology, and several others. They use higher signal voltages with end-to-end integrity, offering better data speed than SATA drives, and supporting multiple data paths.
Ultra-Fast & Consistent Performance
As SSDs continue to expand in the memory market, the SAS solid-state drives seek to leverage the 12GBPs architecture to offer high-level performance. The design of these drives allows them to carry out several operations effectively. Server virtualization, tiering, high-performance computing, and data analytics have never been faster.
These drives have steady performance specs to allow them to carry out sequential activities. Users will find SAS SSDs with form factors within the range of 1.8" and 3.5", making them a compact option. The SAS 12GBPS comes with a multi-path connection which provides room for fail-over redundancy. With this, users can be sure that there will be no single point of failure.
Furthermore, they feature advanced SAS error-control that ensures high-level error correction and data protection. There is also an error-recovery technology combination that helps to protect user data and prevent data loss.
Built for Data-Intensive & Energy Saving Applications
The virtual storage systems and servers in today's world demand a high level of data use. Bulky data requirements are needed for hybrid cloud environments and database systems. SAS 12GBPS SSDs are built to handle these data-intensive operations. Users will find SAS SSDs that offer capacities up to 30.72TB.
There are other lesser and more affordable capacity offerings available today. These provide data centers, analysts, and computing enthusiasts with more data storage options. Users will not need to buy several drives, thereby saving costs and rack spaces.
Also, these SAS 12GBPS SSDs come in various endurance ratings, depending on the operations they are used for. They also have different settings, which range from ultra-low to high. The ultra-low-power mode, for instance, helps users to maximize energy-saving while offering improved performance.
Features of SAS 12GBPS
- Ultra-fast performance for demanding enterprise operations
- Endurance build to match a variety of workloads
- Reduce data access wait times when used for complex workloads
- Offer the highest level of reliability and scalability
- Safeguard data against undetectable power losses and unexpected data corruption
- First-in-class storage density
- Ensure data integrity with topnotch error detection and correction technology
- Ensure data constant data availability for crucial systems.
- High-level enterprise operations with data-intensive workloads
- External enterprise solutions for servers
- Hyperscale operations
- Cloud data centers for bulk storage
- Centralized surveillance systems
- Backup and restore enterprise virtual tape
- High-capacity RAID storage
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