Pure Storage Upgrades All-NVMe FlashArray//X
February 28, 2020
update to the FlashArray family provides customers with higher
performance and enables faster time-to-market. With our one-of-a-kind,
industry-first EvergreenTM Storage model, customers can enjoy access to
continuous innovation from Pure Storage that includes these and future
updates to its product and solutions suite.
Customers can accelerate enterprise application performance including SAP HANA, Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server. SAP HANA OLAP with NSE performance increases up to 50 percent over the previous generation //X non-disruptively, with no migration required.
Customers can accelerate and consolidate DAS Applications such as PostgreSQL and MySQL for increased efficiency and improved time-to-market.
MySQL testing yielded up to 50 percent faster performance at 35 percent lower latency compared to DAS
PostgreSQL testing yielded up to 20 percent faster performance at 12 percent lower latency compared to DAS
Support for NVMe-oF and Storage Class Memory enable FlashArray to provide latency as low as 150µs providing the performance required for the most demanding enterprise databases and maximum density to shrink data center real estate requirements.
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Rethink your Refresh - For customers currently running on competitive storage solutions, the new FlashArray//X provides an opportunity to make the switch. Consume storage as a utility, with all array software included and investment protection across customer fleets without another migration.
The latest generation of FlashArray//X further demonstrates the unrivaled customer value delivered by Pure’s Evergreen Storage. To date, Pure has delivered 11 generations of hardware and 21 generations of software upgrades, all without disruption, with an overall density increase of 146x.
Also available in an OpEx model through Pure-as-a-Service on-premises, or as a bridge to public cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, to further enable data mobility between hybrid and private clouds for customers.
The new FlashArray//X family is 100 percent NVMe from a new entry level 11 TB capacity //X10 (featuring new 1TB NVMe DirectFlash Modules) to our top of the line //X70 and //X90 that support DirectMemory Cache with Intel Optane Storage Class Memory for the highest enterprise performance requirements. The FlashArray//X family is complemented by the capacity-optimized FlashArray//C which enables all-flash economics for tier 2 workloads.