The drive is designed for read-intensive workloads, which means it is optimized for read operations, it generally has higher read speeds and lower write speeds than a drive that is optimized for write operations. This makes it well-suited for use-cases such as databases, analytics, and reporting tasks that require fast access to large amounts of data.
TLC (triple-level cell) refers to the type of NAND flash memory used in the device, which has a higher storage density but a lower endurance compared to MLC (multi-level cell) or SLC (single-level cell) NAND.
The hot-plug feature allows for easy maintenance and upgrades without the need to shut down the system. This feature allows the drive to be replaced or upgraded while the system is running. This makes it easier to swap out a drive that is failing or to upgrade to a larger drive without any interruption in service.
This product line by Dell is a series of drives that are designed to provide high performance and endurance for read-intensive workloads. These drives are built to provide high reliability, performance, and durability for different workloads, such as databases, analytics, and virtualization.
The Dell 7.68TB SAS 12GBPS TLC SSD is a solid-state drive (SSD) with a storage capacity of 7.68 terabytes. It uses the SAS interface, which stands for Serial Attached SCSI, and supports a data transfer rate of 12 gigabits per second. The drive uses TLC (Triple-Level Cell) NAND flash memory, which stores three bits of data per cell, providing a higher storage density than other types of NAND flash memory, but with lower endurance and write performance.
In terms of compatibility, the drive is compatible with servers and storage arrays that support the SAS interface and have the appropriate physical form factor. It is also compatible with operating systems that support SAS-attached storage devices. The drive is not compatible with systems that use the SATA interface, as SAS and SATA are different types of interfaces.
To ensure compatibility, it's important to check that the system in which the drive will be installed has a SAS controller that is compatible with the drive and has the appropriate number of SAS ports to connect the drive. The system should also meet the physical requirement for the drive, such as the form factor and power requirements.
In addition, it is important to check that the operating system, software, and any other relevant applications can recognize and support the drive and its capacity. Make sure that the drive's performance meets your requirements before purchasing it. It is always a good idea to consult the manufacturer's documentation or contact their support to ensure compatibility.
Dell SSDs are built with the highest quality materials and go through extensive testing, so the Dell 7.68TB SSD should have a good level of reliability. To know more about the specific drive you are interested in, you can check the technical datasheet provided by Dell, which should give you detailed information about its endurance, reliability, and performance.
Reliability of a Dell 7.68TB SSD (Solid State Drive) depends on various factors such as the quality of the specific drive, the workload it is subjected to, and the operating conditions it is used in.
Additionally, it's important to monitor the temperature of the drive to ensure that it is operating within a safe temperature range. It's also recommended to use the drive in a RAID configuration or use a backup solution to mitigate the risk of data loss due to drive failure.
It's also important to consider the workload that the SSD will be subjected to and ensure that it has enough over-provisioning and wear-leveling algorithms to increase the reliability of the SSD and its lifespan.
General Information about this Dell GXKXX
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# GXKXX
- Product Type: Solid State Drive (SSD)
- Interface Type: SAS 12GBPS
Technical Information for 7.68TB Solid State Drive
- Storage Capacity: 7.68TB
- Nand Flash Memory Type: V-nand Tlc
- Form Factor: 2.5inch
- Data Transfer Rate: 1.2GPBS
- Features: Read-intensive Endurance, Advanced Format 512e
Dimensions & Weight of SAS 12GBPS SSD
- Height: 0.63 Inch
- Width: 3.10 Inch
- Depth: 5.45 Inch
- Weight: 1.50 Lbs
Performance of Triple Level Cell SSD
- Random Read: 385K IOPS
- Random Write: 45K IOPS
- Sequential Read: 2,097 MBPS
- Sequential Write: 1,573 MBPS
- Drive Transfer Rate: 1.2 GBPS (external)
- Min Terabytes Written: 14,016TB
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Benefits of SSD over spin drives
- More Durable: Feature a non-mechanical design of NAND flash mounted on circuit boards, and are more shock resistant.
- Faster: Faster data access, boot ups, file transfers, and an overall quicker computing experience than hard drives.
- Quieter: Run at near silent operation unlike loud, whirring hard disc drives.
- Lighter: Flash-based SSDs weigh considerably less.
- Cooler: SSDs require little power to operate, resulting in less heat output by your system.
- More Efficient: Consume less power at peak load.
Contact us or ask for live chat/help if you have any questions about the compatibility of this item to ensure the model's matching features with your current system.
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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