Category Archive For: Hardware

SSD Testing

Step-by-step Guide on SDD Performance Testing

Your SSD-based IT environment encounters long load times, it is unresponsive, and generally, it slowed down so much that it is hard to keep your sanity? Well, such a situation ...

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Benefits of Open-E JovianDSS in Various Market Segments

The world of technology develops so fast these days that it can become challenging to keep up with the updates. In multiple spheres surrounding us, there are various data storage ...

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Live demo of KIOXIA FL6 NVMe™ SSDs with Open-E JovianDSS

Watch a Live Demo of a Multi-Purpose Data Storage Solution by KIOXIA and Open-E

The long-lasting and fruitful cooperation of Open-E and KIOXIA Europe GmbH, a worldwide supplier of flash memory, SSDs, and software solutions, has resulted in releasing a certified solution that meets ...

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toshiba, hdd, temperature

How Does High Temperature Affect Your HDDs?

Importance of HDD temperature control The internal temperature of a hard drive is an important factor not only in its correct functioning but also when it comes to the reliability ...

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intel optane, 5800, joviandss

Open-E Recommendations for Intel® Optane™ P5800X in Various Data Storage Caching Roles

Three variants of the Intel® Optane™ P5800X have now been certified to work with Open-E JovianDSS: Intel® Optane™ P5800X 400GB Intel® Optane™ P5800X 800GB Intel® Optane™ P5800X 1.6TB Download the ...

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Open-E as storage for virtualization

Tips on Optimizing your Open-E JovianDSS as Storage for Virtualization

Virtualization is the process of creating a simulated (virtual) computer environment that uses physical resources determined in the configuration implementation – that’s the short definition.  The virtualization system and storage ...

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interview, kf, 2022, hardware-agnostic software

Hardware-Agnostic Data Storage Software: The Leading Solution For 2022

In 2021 we saw just how quickly and to what magnitude the data storage market could change due to a pandemic and lack of hardware. Let’s share some predictions of ...

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hardware, shortages, software

Vendor Lock-in in the Era of Hardware Shortages

Eoin Colfer once said “A monkey glances up and sees a banana, and that’s as far as he looks. A visionary looks up and sees the moon.” This is ever ...

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data storage, hot spare, server

Why a HOT SPARE Hard Disk Is a Bad Idea

Updated on 03/08/2021 Due, in part, to the different views and opinions regarding the usage of hot spare disks in our previous post, we’ve decided to add an update for ...

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RAID 2, RAID 3, RAID 4

RAID 2, RAID 3, RAID 4 – What It Is, How It Works? The History Lesson

Updated on 20/09/2021 After RAID 0 and RAID 1 (with RAID 1+0 and RAID 0+1) it is time for RAID 2, 3 and 4. Here we present a short description ...

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