dcsimg

Five Reasons Why HDD Is Dead and SSD Is Taking Over

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Five Reasons Why HDD Is Dead and SSD Is Taking Over

  • 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Until recently, Flash-optimized Fibre channel storage has been extremely expensive to implement and many organizations were priced out of the procurement cycle.  According to Gartner, however, the solid-state drive (SSD) market is expected to grow from some $390 million in 2012 to more than $4 billion in 2016. Emulex, a provider of hardware and software solutions for network connectivity, monitoring and management, offers five reasons why.