I personally like PCIe based Flash, but from a pricing point our
customers are looking for cheaper alternatives. SATA SSD is an
options. There is many products based on MLC technology, and
Intel 320 I would say is the most popular. I do not particularly
like its write performance – I wrote about it before, that’s why I am looking for
comparable alternatives. Samsung 830 256GB looked like a good
product, that’s why I decided to test it.
For tests I use sysbench fileio, 16KiB block size (to match …[Read more...]