New Interest in Monster-SSDs

Ugly scary SSD with tentacles, frowning yellow eyes, and a shark-like mouth full of pointy teethWhile listening to the most recent quarterly earnings calls The SSD Guy learned that there’s suddenly a lot of interest in 60-100TB SSDs for the data center.  What I didn’t hear was a strong understanding of why that is happening, although four of the five the leading flash companies say that it is driven by AI.  (Kioxia hasn’t reported yet.) Some say these SSDs are being used for training applications, while others say Continue reading “New Interest in Monster-SSDs”