SanDisk Corporation’s CloudSpeed Ultra™ Gen. II SATA SSD is suited for cloud service provider (CSP) and software-defined storage (SDS) vendor environments. Offering up to 1.6TB* of usable capacity, CloudSpeed Ultra™ Gen. II SATA SSD provides the storage performance and density needed for mixed-use, latency-sensitive transactional workloads — such as e-commerce and collaborative online services. Expanding on SanDisk’s existing portfolio of cloud-focused flash solutions, CloudSpeed Ultra™  Gen. II delivers unmatched price/performance leadership at a little over $0.04 per IOPS vs. $3.50 per IOPS typically inherent with conventional SATA HDDs. Additionally, CloudSpeed Ultra Gen. II serves up to 32,000 4K write IOPS with 530MB/sec throughput [1], and an 80 microseconds random read write latency — delivering 99.9 percent quality of service (QoS).

As with all CloudSpeed™ SSDs, CloudSpeed Ultra Gen. II SSD includes SanDisk’s innovative Guardian Technology™ Platform, which works to provide a combination of powerful error correction and detection technology, full data path protection and data fail recovery. CloudSpeed Ultra™ Gen. II SSD also comes with a limited five year warranty****.

*1TB=1,000,000,000,000 bytes. Actual user capacity less.

**** Warranty/DWPD – The lesser of 5 years from the date of manufacture of the product or the date on which the product’s relevant endurance threshold set forth in the product specifications are reached.

[1]Performance results are based on internal testing based on 4KB transfer rate. Results and performance may vary according to configurations and systems, including drive capacity, system architecture, server platform, and applications. Full configuration details and measured results are on record. Specifications are subject to change without notice.