The Dell 603HF 960GB SED vSAS Read Intensive eTLC 2.5inch Hot-plug Solid State Drive (SSD) is a high-performance storage device designed for use in enterprise-class servers and storage systems. Here are the performance metrics of this SSD:
- Capacity: The Dell 603HF SSD has a storage capacity of 960GB, which can hold a significant amount of data.
- Form factor: This SSD has a 2.5-inch form factor, which is a standard size for enterprise-grade SSDs. It can be easily installed in most servers and storage systems that support 2.5-inch drives.
- Interface: The Dell 603HF SSD uses the vSAS (virtual Serial Attached SCSI) interface, which provides high-speed data transfer rates of up to 12 Gbps. This interface is designed to provide faster data transfer rates than the standard SAS interface.
- Read-intensive workloads: The Dell 603HF SSD is designed for read-intensive workloads, which means it is optimized for applications that require high read speeds and less write activity, such as caching, data warehousing, and data analytics.
- eTLC (Enterprise Triple-Level Cell) NAND technology: This SSD uses eTLC NAND technology, which provides higher durability and longer lifespan than consumer-grade TLC NAND. It provides a balance between performance and endurance.
- Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) technology: The Dell 603HF SSD is equipped with SED technology, which provides hardware-based encryption of the drive's data to protect against unauthorized access or theft.
- Hot-plug capability: The Dell 603HF SSD can be added or removed from a server or storage system while the system is still running without the need for a system shutdown or reboot. This is a useful feature in enterprise environments where high availability and uptime are critical.
Endurance and Durability
The Dell 603HF 960GB SED vSAS Read Intensive eTLC 2.5inch Hot-plug Solid State Drive (SSD) is designed for enterprise use and is optimized for read-intensive workloads. It uses eTLC (Enterprise Triple-Level Cell) NAND technology, which provides a balance between performance and endurance.
The endurance of an SSD is measured in terms of the number of program/erase (P/E) cycles it can perform before the drive's cells wear out. The Dell 603HF SSD has a program/erase cycle rating of up to 1.3 drive writes per day (DWPD) for five years, which means it can sustain 1.3 full drive writes per day for five years without exceeding its endurance rating.
In addition, the Dell 603HF SSD has a Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) rating of 2 million hours, which indicates its reliability and durability. The MTBF rating is the average time between failures of a device, and the higher the rating, the more reliable the device.
The Dell 603HF SSD also features power-loss protection, which helps to prevent data loss or corruption in the event of a power failure or other unexpected shutdown. This feature helps to ensure the integrity of the drive's data and reduces the risk of data loss.
Form Factor and Compatibility
The Dell 603HF 960GB SED vSAS Read Intensive eTLC 2.5inch Hot-plug Solid State Drive (SSD) has a 2.5-inch form factor, which is a standard size for enterprise-grade SSDs. This means it is designed to fit into any server or storage system that supports 2.5-inch drives.
The Dell 603HF SSD uses the vSAS (virtual Serial Attached SCSI) interface, which provides high-speed data transfer rates of up to 12 Gbps. It is compatible with servers and storage systems that support the SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) or SATA (Serial ATA) interface, as long as an appropriate adapter is used.
The Dell 603HF SSD is optimized for read-intensive workloads, which means it is best suited for applications that require high read speeds and less write activity, such as caching, data warehousing, and data analytics. It uses eTLC (Enterprise Triple-Level Cell) NAND technology, which provides higher durability and longer lifespan than consumer-grade TLC NAND. This makes it a reliable storage device for enterprise applications.
In addition, the Dell 603HF SSD is equipped with SED (Self-Encrypting Drive) technology, which provides hardware-based encryption of the drive's data to protect against unauthorized access or theft. This makes it an ideal choice for applications that require high levels of security, such as financial services, healthcare, and government agencies.
- Manufacturer : DELL
- Mfg Part Number : 603HF
- Type : Solid State Drive - Hot-plug
- Capacity : 960gb
- Nand Flash Memory Type: Bics Flash™ Tlc
- Form Factor : 2.5inch
- Interface Type : Sas
- Interface Speed : 12gbps
- Features : Read Intensive Endurance
- Data Security & Data Encryption Options : Sed
Expansion & Connectivity
- Interfaces : 1 X Sas 12 Gb/s
- Compatible Bays : 1 X Hot-plug - 2.5inch
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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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