Insights from Fellow Optaneers

StorageReview.com: VMware vSAN with Intel Optane Review

VMware vSAN with Intel Optane Review StorageReview.com follows up its past reviews of VMWare’s hybrid vSAN and its all-flash vSAN, with an independent review and …

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Nasdaq: Baidu Uses Optane to Enhance AI

Intel INTC recently teamed up with Baidu BIDU to aid it in accelerating various artificial intelligence (“AI”) driven processes, comprising finance, shipping and video processing …

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Selected Blog: Optane for MySQL, When It Matters

Today’s article is from Dmitri K, who put MySQL through its paces, comparing how it performs when the underlying store is a SATA SSD vs …

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Memcached: An Accelerate With Optane Story

Question: How do you combine memcached, an ultra-high-performance cache system that depends on running entirely in RAM, with a dataset that is just too large …

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Selected Blog: Reducing DRAM footprint with NVM in Facebook

Today’s article is from Adrian Colyer’s always interesting and impossibly broad-ranging “The Morning Paper.” Adrian takes us through the paper, describing how innovative and wise …

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Selected Blog: MySQL Performance : 1M *IO-bound* QPS with 8.0 GA on Intel Optane SSD !

Today’s selected blog is from Dimitri Kravtchuk. Dimitri set MySQL to use with Intel Optane drives as the underlying disk store, and configured it to get to 1MM random I/O reads per second.

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Selectel Blog: Guest Post: Intel Optane and In-Memory Databases

Konstantin worked with in-memory databases (memacached, Redis, Apache ignite, etc.) on a server built with an Intel Optane SSD. The specific device tested was the Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X and was connected using IMDT (Intel Memory Drive Technology), which made the drive available to the OS and applications as RAM.

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ScyllaDB Blog: Intel Optane and Scylla: In-memory Performance at a Lower Cost

If you are familiar with Scylla, you already experienced optimal performance and lower latencies compared to other databases. By adding Intel Optane drives to the mix, Scylla users achieve breakthrough performance and even lower costs.

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Stanford University and Facebook research: Reducing DRAM Footprint with NVM [non-volatile memory] in Facebook

In this work, we design a key-value store, MyNVM, which leverages an NVM block device to reduce DRAM usage, and to reduce the total cost of ownership, while providing comparable latency and queries-per-second (QPS) as MyRocks on a server with a much larger amount of DRAM.

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Redis Labs Blog: Redis Enterprise Flash on Intel Optane

Our partners at Intel have recently announced the availability of Optane, an NVMe-based SSD device built on top of the new persistent memory technology from Intel and Micron, 3D XPoint (3DXP). The new Intel Optane SSD is a major improvement over the P3700 (especially for items larger than 1000B), delivering more than nine times the throughput using our RF product.

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@Intel SSD DC P4800X 750GB Rating: 29.954 Yeah, you read that right! 30 Drive Writes Per Day for Opt… twitter.com/i/web/status/10534…

RT : インテル® Optane メモリーは、ゲームやクリエイティブで使用する大容量のメディアデータや大量のアプリを、高い応答性でスムーズに扱うことができるようになります。 https://t.co/B3D1yH…

Last month, Intel held a two-day AMA to answer questions about Optane technology. Anandtech has posted a recap, wit… twitter.com/i/web/status/10534…