Flash could be CHEAPER than SAS DISK? Come off it, NetApp

Good Post by Chris Mellor (thank you) over at El Reg

A NetApp pitch at the Flash Memory Summit said the cost-per-GB price trends for cheap TLC flash mean it will dip below SAS disks in 2017.

TLC is triple layer cell flash which holds three bits per cell, half as much again as the standard 2-bit or MLC NAND that is used in SSDs and server flash cards.

Read on here and also read this Paper about the future of Flash

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