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Old 02-15-08, 07:27 AM   #6
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Default Re: Big Flash Drive Upgrades Incoming!

Originally Posted by ViN86
that's awesome. the main thing that worries me about SSD's though is their limited number of write cycles in a lifetime.
They say a "few hundred thousand write cycles"...
I was looking into this for one of our application that writes to a database at a sustain rate of 100-120, 4K blocks of data bulked inserted per second on a 365/24/7 basis. This poor thing would die within a few weeks....

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