• DC1000B Marks Kingston’s Entrance into NVMe Data Center Drives
• High-Performance M.2 NVMe PCIe; Gen 3.0 x 4 Interface
• 2280 Form Factor NVMe Server Boot Drive with Power-Loss Protection
Kingston Digital Europe Co LLP, the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., a world leader in reminiscence products and technology solutions, introduced the availability of a new data center SSD, the DC1000B M.2 NVMe boot drive. The new drive is perfect for servers transport with one or two M.2 NVMe slots devoted for boot purposes and therefore maintaining precious front-loading 2.5″ drive bays for extra data storage. DC1000B is designed in a 2280 form element that consists of onboard power-loss protection and is engineered with 0.5DWPD4 staying power for prolonged service life. Kingston’s DC1000B boasts excellent performance with speeds of up to 3.2GB/s and 205K IOPS2 and is designed for booting, as well as caching and logging applications.
“While the M.2 form factor was initially designed for consumer machines, it’s small physical measurement and excessive performance make it pleasing for server use,” stated Tony Hollingsbee, SSD business manager, Kingston EMEA. “DC1000B is reason constructed for the modern servers from both white box and Tier 1 server OEMs that make use of M.2 NVMe SSDs for boot purposes, as well as the capacity to be configured as a local cache drive.”
DC1000B is a high-performance M.2 (2280) NVMe SSD using the modern Gen 3 x 4 PCIe interface with 3D TLC NAND. DC1000B provides data centers a reasonably priced boot drive solution with the reassurance they are buying an SSD designed for server use. Ideally desirable for use in high-volume rack-mount servers as an internal boot drive(s) as well as purpose-built systems where a high-performance M.2 SSD is wanted that consists of on-board power-loss protection (PLP). DC1000B is designed to give enterprise-level performance consistency and low-latency aspects usually not discovered on client SSDs.
DC1000B is available in 240GB and 480GB capacities1 and is backed through a restricted five-year warranty, free technical aid and legendary Kingston reliability. For more information visit kingston.com.