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Dec
21
comment Scaling databases with cheap SSD hard drives
SSDs are slower at writing than HDs
Dec
21
comment Scaling databases with cheap SSD hard drives
You spent way too much time on this :P
Dec
21
comment Scaling databases with cheap SSD hard drives
You've been drinking too much koolaid, SSD is, at best, 1.5x faster for reading than a RAID drive, but writes are slower than magnetic disks. A fiber based SANS with a high speed RAID will destroy any SSD no matter how good it is.