Introduction to 400GB SSD
An SSD (Solid State Drive) is a storage device that uses NAND-based flash memory to store data. It is a modern alternative to traditional hard disk drives (HDDs) that have moving parts and use magnetic storage. SSDs are faster, more reliable, and have better power efficiency than HDDs. The Dell CKVTF 400GB SAS 12Gbps Mix Use MLC SSD is a 400GB capacity SSD that is designed for enterprise use. It is a part of Dell's line of high-performance storage solutions that offer faster access times, improved reliability, and better energy efficiency.
The 400GB capacity of the Dell CKVTF SSD is ideal for organizations that need to store large amounts of data, such as databases, applications, and virtual machines. With a 12Gbps SAS interface, the CKVTF SSD can provide fast data transfer rates that are essential for high-performance computing applications. Additionally, the Mix Use MLC (Multi-Level Cell) technology used in the CKVTF SSD ensures that the drive can handle a mix of read and write operations, making it an excellent choice for applications that have varying workloads.
The Dell CKVTF 400GB SAS 12Gbps Mix Use MLC SSD is compatible with a range of servers and storage devices, making it easy to integrate into existing IT infrastructures. It also offers excellent reliability and durability, ensuring that organizations can store and access their critical data without any downtime or data loss. With its high performance, reliability, and large capacity, the Dell CKVTF SSD is an excellent option for businesses that require fast and reliable data storage solutions.
Reliability and Durability
The Dell CKVTF 400GB SAS 12Gbps Mix Use MLC SSD is designed for high endurance and reliability, making it an ideal choice for mission-critical applications that require consistent performance and durability.
Reliability: The Dell CKVTF SSD uses advanced error correction and detection technologies to ensure data integrity and minimize the risk of data loss. It also has a Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) rating of 2 million hours, which indicates a high level of reliability and a long lifespan.
Durability: The Dell CKVTF SSD is built with Multi-Level Cell (MLC) NAND flash memory, which provides a higher level of durability than other types of flash memory. It is also designed to withstand extreme temperatures, shock, and vibration, making it suitable for use in harsh environments.
The Dell CKVTF SSD also has a built-in power loss protection feature that ensures data is not lost in the event of a power outage or other unexpected interruption. This feature helps to prevent data corruption and ensures the integrity of the data on the drive.
In addition, the Dell CKVTF SSD comes with Dell's ProSupport Plus service, which includes 24x7 technical support, onsite service, and data recovery services in case of a failure. This provides an added layer of protection and ensures that customers can rely on the drive to perform consistently and reliably over its lifetime.
Troubleshooting and Maintenance
Troubleshooting and maintenance are important aspects to ensure the optimal performance and longevity of Dell CKVTF 400GB SAS 12Gbps Mix Use MLC SSD. Here are some guidelines for troubleshooting and maintenance:
- Check for firmware updates: Regularly check for firmware updates and apply them if available. Firmware updates can improve the performance, stability, and security of the SSD.
- Check for errors: Use the Dell OpenManage Storage Management tool to monitor the status of the SSD and check for any errors or alerts. You can also use the SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology) feature to detect potential issues.
- Clean the SSD: Clean the SSD regularly to remove any dust or debris that might affect its performance. Use a clean, lint-free cloth to wipe the surface of the SSD.
- Avoid physical damage: Avoid dropping or bumping the SSD, and handle it with care. Physical damage can cause permanent damage to the SSD.
- Avoid extreme temperatures: Avoid exposing the SSD to extreme temperatures or humidity. Keep it in a cool, dry place.
- Use the SSD for its intended purpose: Avoid using the SSD for applications or workloads that are not supported or recommended by Dell. This can cause performance issues or damage to the SSD.
- Contact Dell Support: If you experience any issues with the SSD, contact Dell Support for assistance. They can help you diagnose and resolve any issues, and may recommend further troubleshooting steps or a replacement if necessary.
By following these guidelines for troubleshooting and maintenance, you can ensure the optimal performance and longevity of the Dell CKVTF 400GB SAS 12Gbps Mix Use MLC SSD.
General Information about this Dell CKVTF
- Brand: Dell
- Model Number or SKU# CKVTF
- Type: Solid State Drive
- Interface: SAS-12GBPS
Technical Information for SAS 12GBPS SSD
- Storage Capacity: 400 GB
- Form Factor: 2.5 Inch
- Data Transfer Rate: 1.2GBPS
- Flash Memory Technology: 3d Nand Multi-level Cell (MLC)
- Endurance: 7300 (tbw)
Dimension & Weight of 2.5Inch Solid State Drive
- Width: 2.8 inch
- Depth: 3.9 inch
- Height: 0.6 inch
- Weight: 0.50 lbs
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About Refurbished Products
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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