Measuring Solid State Storage Performance: A Journey Through Time

June 20, 2012

As a potentially revolutionary storage technology, solid-state drives (SSDs) promise superior speed and reliability over conventional hard disks. However, for some data experts, such conclusions remain questionable. Numerous companies have leapt to the answer the call for high-capacity solid state racks, and this brings about a serious need for credible and unbiased reports that accurately measure solid-state drive behavior.

The Time Machine: Early Approach to Measuring Solid-State Storage Performance