Solid-State Drives On Test

SSD Reliability In The Real World

Using data from millions of drive days in Google datacenters, a new paper offers production lifecycle data on SSD reliability. Surprise! SSDs fail differently than disks – and in a dangerous way. Here’s what you need to know. Key conclusions Ignore Uncorrectable Bit Error Rate (UBER) specs. A meaningless number. Good news: Raw Bit Error […]