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Gemini Flash Memory

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The Gemini all-flash arrays utilize 1x nanometer MLC flash, it competes with hybrid HDD/SSD arrays on cost-per-gigabyte for server virtualization and VDI while delivering the superior reliability, consistent performance, and lower operating costs of all-flash storage.

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Compatible with

  • XenServer 6.0
  • XenServer 6.0.2

Compatibility

  • Citrix Hypervisor (XenServer)

Product Details

The Gemini all-flash arrays utilize 1x nanometer MLC flash, it competes with hybrid HDD/SSD arrays on cost-per-gigabyte for server virtualization and VDI while delivering the superior reliability, consistent performance, and lower operating costs of all-flash storage.

The Gemini also delivers 2-5x greater IOps and lower latency than competing offerings, extending Nimbus Data’s market in low-latency applications like databases, analytics, and OLTP. Nimbus Datas Gemini all-flash arrays deliver consistent low-latency, superior reliability, throughput, and lower data center costs.

Powered by the HALO operating system, Gemini all-flash arrays support SAN, NAS, and DAS deployments utilizing Fibre Channel, Ethernet, and Infiniband connectivity. Features include deduplication, snapshots, thin-provisioning. With complete high-availability and exceptional worldwide support, Gemini arrays support mission-critical applications across all markets, including high-technology, Internet infrastructure, financial services, education, healthcare, manufacturing, and government.

The Gemini all-flash arrays utilize 1x nanometer MLC flash, it competes with hybrid HDD/SSD arrays on cost-per-gigabyte for server virtualization and VDI while delivering the superior reliability, consistent performance, and lower operating costs of all-flash storage.

Features

  • 100% flash memory for unrivaled performance
  • Efficient and low operating costs
  • High availability with no single-point-of-failure
  • FC, iSCSI, NFS, SRP, IPoIB, RDMA, and SMB protocols
  • Patent-pending architecture and flash management
  • Ethernet, Fibre Channel and Infiniband connectivity
  • Complete data protection and optimization software
  • Hot-swap everything with live expansion/upgrades
  • Performance: Up to 2 million 4K IOps
  • Throughput: Up to 12 GBps (12,288 MBps)
  • Latency: As low as 0.05 ms (50 µsec) 
  • Efficiency: As low as 8 W per raw TB
  • Scalability: From 3 to 48 TB raw (2 - 385 TB usable)
  • Density: Up to 24 TB raw per U (1 PB per rack)