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Strengthen Your Solid-State Array Offering With the Right Blend of Storage Media

Published: 25 June 2019

ID: G00389342

Analyst(s): Roger W. Cox


Advancements in semiconductor memory technology will profoundly alter the future state of the solid-state array market. Product managers responsible for solid-state array development can establish competitive advantage by being an early mover that incorporates the right blend of memory technologies.

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Impacts and Recommendations

  • Solid-State Array Designs That Do Not Include NVMe Drive Protocol and the Latest Form Factors Will Be Passed Over by Those That Do
  • New Solid-State Storage Media Technologies Enable Providers to Differentiate Solid-State Array Offerings From Hybrid Array Platforms

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