Samsung launches initially Zoned Namespace SSD for enterprise servers


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Samsung on Wednesday launched a new SSD that capabilities Zoned Namespace (ZNS) engineering aimed at business servers.

The new PM1731a comes in a 2.5-inch sort component, attributes twin ports, and will be available with both 2TB or 4TB storage. The SSD was developed with the firm’s sixth-generation V-NAND. 

Its biggest differentiating issue in comparison to other SSDs is it uses ZNS technology centered on the specification set by the NVMe organisation. ZNS separates the storage area into impartial “zones”. Info with related usage and obtain frequency are grouped alongside one another and stored in the very same zone.

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