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Q&A with our VP of Engineering on Intel Optane

Posted by Sheryl Koenigsberg on Nov 7, 2017 5:04:00 PM

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:

  • 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



Topics: Performance, Optane