Flash is Fun, But Now What? Taking a Look Ahead
As a big fan of the work done by the team at Ahead, it is always great to read about the real examples of how they have been able to work on specific products and the experiences of a consulting architect as technologies are put through their paces in test and production.
Flash Fun and Real Info on Storage Hardware
We are often presented with powerful marketing messages about the advantages of putting flash storage into systems. Flash is not all win though, because introducing flash into your storage ecosystem may simply highlight bottleneck that is further upstream or downstream from the flash hardware.
Getting a full view of what can be a bottleneck or design challenge in storage infrastructure is a challenge, but the team at Ahead have a great blog on just this subject.