Scott D. Lowe of Enterprise Storage Guide provides a primer on flash storage.
He writes, "It’s true that your shiny new all-flash storage array’s solid state disks will wear out over time. However, unlike the flash storage of yesteryear, this wear process isn’t nearly as serious as it used to be in the past. This is just one of the evolving facts that litter the flash storage landscape and that can muddy the waters when people are considering adding flash storage to their data centers. The facts that used to be true just a few years ago have changed drastically and people’s understanding of those changes has lagged behind. In this article, I will help you to understand what’s real and not real about modern flash storage so that you can make the best possible decision about your future storage purchases."
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