Technology and Architecture of SATA 6GBPS
SATA 6Gbps (Serial Advanced Technology Attachment) is a computer bus interface that enables high-speed data transfer between the storage device and the motherboard. The HPE P04556-B21 240GB SATA 6GBPS Read Intensive SSF MLC solid state drive uses the SATA 6Gbps interface to connect to the host system.
The architecture of SATA 6Gbps supports a data transfer rate of up to 6Gbps, which is faster than its predecessors, SATA 3Gbps and SATA 1.5Gbps. This high-speed interface allows for quick access to data stored on the solid state drive and faster system boot times.
The HPE P04556-B21 240GB SATA 6GBPS Read Intensive SSF MLC solid state drive uses Multi-Level Cell (MLC) NAND flash memory technology. MLC allows for multiple bits of data to be stored on a single memory cell, resulting in higher storage density and lower cost per bit.
The Read Intensive classification of the HPE P04556-B21 SSD indicates that it is optimized for read-heavy workloads, such as web servers, data analytics, and video streaming. This is achieved through a combination of firmware optimization and the use of higher-grade NAND flash memory that is designed to withstand a high volume of read operations.
Reliability and Durability
The reliability and durability of the HPE P04556-B21 240GB SATA 6GBPS Read Intensive SSF MLC solid state drive refer to its ability to consistently perform its intended functions over a long period of time and withstand various forms of stress without failure or data loss.
In terms of reliability, the HPE P04556-B21 SSD employs various technologies to ensure that data is always available, including end-to-end data protection, power-loss protection, and advanced error correction. These features work together to prevent data loss or corruption in case of a power failure or other system interruptions. The SSD is also rigorously tested for reliability under various conditions to ensure consistent performance.
Regarding durability, the HPE P04556-B21 SSD is designed to withstand high levels of usage and stress, especially in high-traffic enterprise environments. The SSD uses MLC (Multi-Level Cell) flash memory, which is known for its durability and endurance. The SSD also includes features such as wear-leveling and overprovisioning to distribute writes evenly across the drive and prolong its lifespan. Additionally, the drive's compact size and solid-state construction make it more resistant to shock, vibration, and temperature fluctuations compared to traditional hard drives.
Compatible Server Systems
The HPE P04556-B21 240GB SATA 6GBPS Read Intensive SSF MLC solid state drive is compatible with a variety of server systems that support the SATA interface and have a 2.5-inch drive bay. Some examples of compatible server systems include HPE ProLiant Gen8 and Gen9 servers, HPE Apollo 2000 and 4000 systems, HPE Moonshot servers, and HPE Synergy composable infrastructure.
It is important to check the server system's specifications to ensure compatibility with the HPE P04556-B21 SSD, as well as to verify that the server's firmware and drivers are up to date to ensure optimal performance and compatibility. Additionally, some server systems may require specific drive carriers or backplanes in order to properly install and use the HPE P04556-B21 SSD.
Main Information about this HPE P04556-B21
- Manufacturer :HPE
- Model Number or SKU# P04556-B21
- Device Type: Solid State Drive (SSD)
- Interface: SATA 6GBPS
Technical Information for 240GB Solid State Drive
- Storage Capacity: 240GB
- Form Factor: 2.5 Inch SFF
- NAND Flash Memory Type: Multi-Level Cell (MLC)
- Connectivity: Single Port
- Plug Type: Hot Pluggable
- Carrier Type: Smart Carrier (SC)
- Workload Type: Read Intensive
- Features: Digitally Signed Firmware
- Bundled with: HPE SmartDrive carrier (SC)
- Platform Supported: HPE ProLiant Rack/Tower/BladeSystem Servers/Synergy
- Height: 7 mm (0.3 inch)
Performance of 6GBPS SSD
- 30 Days Writes: 350
- Endurance DWPD (Drive Writes Per Day): 0.80
- Drive Transfer Rate: 6 Gb/sec (external)
- MAX Seq. Reads Throughput (MiB/s): 535
- MAX Seq. Writes Throughput (MiB/s): 315
- Random Read Average Latency uSec (4KiB, Q1): 105
- Random Write Average Latency uSec (4KiB, Q1): 70
- Random Read IOPS (4KiB, Q=16): 70000
- Random Write IOPS (4KiB, Q=16): 14000
- MAX Random Read IOPS (4KiB): 79000@Q32
- MAX Random Write IOPS (4KiB): 14000@Q1
Product Dimensions & Weight
- Height: 0.63 inch
- Width: 3.10 inch
- Depth: 5.45 inch
- Weight: 1.50 lbs
- HPE ProLiant BL Series: BL460c Gen9 (2.5 Inch), BL460c Gen9 Base (2.5 Inch), BL460c Gen9 Entry (2.5 Inch), BL460c Gen9 Performance (2.5 Inch)
- HPE ProLiant DL Series: DL360 Gen9 CMS (2.5 Inch), DL360 Gen9 Entry (2.5 Inch), DL360 Gen9 Performance (2.5 Inch), DL360 Gen9 Special Server (2.5 Inch), DL380 Gen10 High Performance (2.5 Inch), DL380 Gen10 Performance (2.5 Inch), DL380 Gen10 Solution (2.5 Inch), DL580 Gen9 Base (2.5 Inch), DL580 Gen9 Database (2.5 Inch), DL580 Gen9 High Performance (2.5 Inch), DL580 Gen9 SAP HANA Scale-Up Base Configuration (2.5 Inch)
- HPE ProLiant WS Series: WS460c Gen9 (2.5 Inch)
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