Introduction to IBM SAN Volume Controller and IBM FlashSystem 820
This chapter provides an introduction to IBM FlashSystem storage systems. It describes the primary concepts concerning flash memory technology, including design architecture, internal processes, and the advantages and limitations of flash. The architecture of the IBM FlashSystem 820 is covered and we provide a brief introduction to the IBM SAN Volume Controller, including an overview of the latest software and hardware updates.
The following topics are covered:
•Introduction to ...