Introduction to Solid State Drives
The Dell 400-BBQM is a 960GB SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) solid state drive (SSD) with a 12GB/s interface speed. The drive is designed for read-intensive applications, meaning that it is optimized for scenarios where data is read more often than it is written.
SAS is a type of computer bus used to connect and transfer data between computer components, such as hard drives and controllers. The 12GB/s interface speed refers to the maximum transfer rate of data between the drive and the controller.
By using a read-intensive SSD like the Dell 400-BBQM, organizations can improve the performance of their systems by reducing the time it takes to access data. This is because SSDs have much faster read speeds compared to traditional hard disk drives (HDDs).
The Dell 400-BBQM is a high-performance SSD designed to provide fast and reliable data storage and retrieval for read-intensive applications.
Improved Energy Efficiency
The Dell 400-BBQM 960GB SAS 12GBPS Read Intensive Solid State Drive has improved energy efficiency compared to traditional hard disk drives because of its flash memory technology. This technology eliminates the need for moving parts, which reduces energy consumption and heat generation.
In addition, the 12GBPS SAS interface allows for faster data transfer rates and reduces the time needed for disk operations, leading to lower power consumption. The 960GB storage capacity also enables larger data storage with fewer disk drives, reducing the overall energy consumption of the system.
Moreover, the read-intensive design of the drive optimizes the use of flash memory for read-intensive applications, further improving energy efficiency by reducing the amount of power needed for write operations.
The Dell 400-BBQM 960GB SAS 12GBPS Read Intensive Solid State Drive provides a high-performance storage solution with improved energy efficiency, helping to reduce power consumption and operating costs.
Energy Efficiency of SAS 12GBPS SSD
The Dell 400-BBQM 960GB SAS 12GBPS Read Intensive Solid State Drive improves energy efficiency by using non-volatile NAND flash memory to store data. Unlike traditional hard disk drives (HDD) that rely on spinning disks to access data, solid state drives (SSD) use NAND flash memory to store data directly on memory chips. This eliminates the need for spinning disks, reducing the energy consumption of the drive.
Additionally, the 12GBPS SAS interface used in this drive allows for faster data transfer speeds, reducing the time required for data retrieval. This results in less energy consumption as the drive does not need to be powered for extended periods of time to complete data retrieval tasks. The read-intensive nature of this drive also contributes to its energy efficiency, as read operations consume less power compared to write operations.
The Dell 400-BBQM 960GB SAS 12GBPS Read Intensive Solid State Drive offers improved energy efficiency compared to traditional HDDs due to its use of NAND flash memory, fast data transfer speeds, and read-intensive design.
Main Specifications about this Dell 400-BBQM
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 400-BBQM
- Capacity: 960GB SSD
- Type: Solid State Drive
Key Feature of 960GB Solid State Drive
- Interface Type: SAS 12GBPS
- Features: Read-intensive Endurance, Advanced Format 512e
- Form Factor: 2.5 Inch
Expansion & Connectivity for SAS 12GBPS SSD
- 1 X SAS 12 Gb/s
- Compatible Bays : 1 X Hot-Plug- 2.5
- Poweredge Fc630
- Poweredge Fc830
- Poweredge M520
- Poweredge M830
- Poweredge M830p
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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