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Q&A with our VP of Engineering on Intel Optane

Posted by Sheryl Koenigsberg on Nov 7, 2017

Over at VMBlog, Tom Linnell, our VP of Engineering, answers some questions about Intel Optane. Tom has been involved in high-performance storage and computing for more than three decades, most recently at EMC. His conversation at VMBlog included his thoughts on:

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  • What Intel Optane is
  • How Optane's performance characteristics differ from those of flash
  • Based on these characteristics, where Optane is most effective
  • How IT leaders can best get started with this new technology


 Read the interview

Topics: Performance, Optane