Compatibility and System Requirements
The Micron MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA is a 960GB PCI-E 4.0 Nvme Solid State Drive. In order to use this drive, your system must have a PCI-E 4.0 interface, which is typically found on newer motherboards and processors. Additionally, your system must have a compatible Nvme driver installed in order for the drive to be recognized and function properly. Your system's BIOS should also support PCI-E 4.0, if not the drive will work at the slower speed of the system.
It is also important to note that this drive is designed for use in a server or data center environment and may not be compatible with all consumer motherboards or systems. It is always best to check with the manufacturer's specifications and compatibility list before purchasing.
The Micron MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA 960GB PCI-E 4.0 Nvme Solid State Drive offers high-speed performance due to its use of the PCI-E 4.0 interface and Nvme protocol.
The PCI-E 4.0 interface provides faster data transfer speeds than its predecessor, PCI-E 3.0, allowing for faster data access and retrieval. This means that the drive can read and write data at a much faster rate, resulting in improved overall performance.
The Nvme protocol, short for Non-Volatile Memory Express, is a high-speed communication protocol specifically designed for solid state drives. It allows for faster data transfer speeds and lower latency compared to traditional SATA-based solid state drives. This also contributes to the drive's high-speed performance.
In addition, the Micron MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA 960GB PCI-E 4.0 Nvme Solid State Drive has a large capacity of 960GB, which allows for more storage space for large files, applications and data.
The combination of the PCI-E 4.0 interface, Nvme protocol, and large storage capacity makes the Micron MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA 960GB PCI-E 4.0 Nvme Solid State Drive an ideal choice for high-speed and high-performance data storage.
Quality of Service
Quality of Service (QoS) is a feature that allows for the prioritization of different types of data traffic on a network or storage device. In the case of the Micron MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA 960GB PCI-E 4.0 Nvme Solid State Drive, QoS can be used to prioritize certain types of data such as system files or application data over other types of data such as temporary files or backups. This can help to ensure that important data is always available and accessible, even during times of high usage or heavy traffic. Additionally, QoS can be used to limit the amount of resources (such as bandwidth or storage space) that certain types of data can consume, helping to prevent one type of data from monopolizing resources and causing other types of data to become inaccessible or slow to access.
Main Information about this Micron MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA
- Manufacturer: Micron
- Model Number or SKU# MTFDKBG960TFR-1BC1ZA
- Type: Solid State Drive (SSD)
- SSD Type: PCI-Express
Technical Information of 960GB Solid State Drive
- Capacity: 960GB Storage
- Form Factor : M.2 (22x110)
- Seq. Read (Mb/S) : 5,000
- Seq. Write (Mb/S) : 1,400
- Random Read IOPS : 520,000
- Random Write IOPS : 182,000
- 70/30 Rand. Read/write (IOPS) : 110,000
- Latency (Typ,)13 : 80 (Read) 15 (Write)
- Endurance: 1,700 TB
Dimensions & Weight for PCI-E SSD
- Height: 0.6 inch
- Width: 2.7 inch
- Depth: 3.9 inch
- Weight: 0.35 lbs
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The PCI-e solid-state drives are high-speed expansion cards that facilitate the attachment of peripherals to a computer. Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCI-e) is a serial expansion bus standard. There are different sizes of PCI-e slots which are dictated by the total sum of bidirectional lanes at the slot. The PCI-e standard acts as the data transport layer in add-in cards and graphics cards.
PCI-e SSD storage is just another alternative to server-side flash deployment. Using PCI-e SSDs directly introduces flash on the server motherboard which means that a device connects to the host via a non-shared serial link. It will, therefore, eliminate bus sharing between devices. The PCI-e interface helps reduce latency and enhances the data transfer speed.
Features of PCI-e SSD Cards
Generally, PCI-e SSD card has a far better performance compared to SATA SSDs and SAS SSDs as well as the fibre channel solid-state drives. Some of the most notable versions of the PCI-e standard are the PCI-e 3.0 released back in November of 2010 and PCI-e 4.0 released back in 2017. PCI-e 4.0 offers a two-fold increase in bandwidth compared to the PCI-e 3.0 revision. The PCI-e 5.0 was released in 2019 with even greater bandwidth to support faster and more efficient performance.
Other standards released by the PCI-SIG are the NVMe (non-volatile memory express). NVMe delivers a highly optimized set of commands for easier accessing of PCI-e SSDs. NVMe is all about exploiting parallelism in PCI-e to enhance performance.
Yet another interface is the M.2 SSDs which is a smaller form factor that is designed for expansion cards that are mounted internally in high-performance workstations and servers. It's a replacement to the mSATA and carries four lanes of bandwidth of the PCI-e 3.0 standard.
We have the following wide range of storage capacities for the PCI-e SSDs to meet all your needs. The capacity options we have here at AllHDD are: 512GB, 750GB, 785GB, 800GB, 960GB, 1.6TB, 1.75TB, 1.79TB, 1.92TB, 2TB, 2.6TB, 3TB, 3.2TB, 3.5TB, 3.84TB, 4TB, 6.4TB, 7.68TB, 8TB, 12.8TB, and 15.36TB.
Overall, the lower latency allows PCI-e and NVMe SSDs to provide fast response times in processing and handling large workloads such as those associated with data warehousing and transaction processing. One of the best applications of PCI-e flash is in data centers where read and write access is in microseconds and is able to meet input/output (I/O) requirements. PCI-e SSDs help in surpassing the bottlenecks that are linked with the use of SAS and SATA SSDs especially in guaranteeing performance in frequent file transfer scenarios. The total sum of PCI-e lanes in an SSD determines the effective data transfer speeds. For example, a 16-lane PCI-e 3.0 device will easily achieve 32 Gbps transfer speeds.
Some of the drawbacks associated with the PCI-e SSDs are the prohibitive costs and high power consumption that leads to shorter battery life.
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