Kingston recently announced the availability of its new U.2 data center NVMe PCIe SSD, the DC1000M. The DC1000M is designed to support a wide range of data-intensive enterprise workloads including Cloud computing, web hosting, high-performance computing (HPC), virtual infrastructures, artificial intelligence, and deep learning applications. It joins the recently released DC1000B NVMe boot drive, the VMware Ready DC500 series SATA SSDs and DC450R to form the most complete range of superior enterprise-class data center storage solutions in the market.
According to Kingston, mission-critical services and Cloud-based applications depend not only on lightning-fast IOPS and bandwidth but also on the consistency and predictability of the data being serviced. The DC1000M can provide stability and low latency for the evolving data center while powering the workloads that require one drive write per day (1 DWPD) endurance.
The DC1000M is an affordable and powerful NVMe drive for data centers, featuring high-storage capacity and best-in-class enterprise performance. It also offers a high-performance Gen 3.0 x4 NVMe PCIe interface enabling high throughput and low latency on standardized platforms, delivering up to 540K IOPS of random read performance and over 3GB/s of throughput. DC1000M is built to strict QoS requirements to ensure predictable random IO performance as well as predictable latencies over a wide range of server workloads. Customers looking to make the leap from SATA/SAS SSDs to NVMe will enjoy the similarities in implementation but with much faster data rates and lower latency.
The widely accepted U.2 (2.5″) form factor design works seamlessly with the latest generation servers and storage arrays utilizing PCIe and U.2 backplanes. It’s hot-pluggable which makes the challenges of serviceable PCIe storage an issue of the past. Additionally, the drive includes enterprise-class features such as end-to-end data path protection, power-loss protection (PLP) and telemetry monitoring for increased data center reliability. DC1000M is available in 960GB, 1.92TB, 3.84TB, and 7.68TB capacities; and, is backed by a limited five-year warranty, free technical support, and legendary Kingston reliability.
|Kingston DC1000M Part Numbers|
|SEDC1000M/960G||960GB Data Center DC1000M NVMe SSD|
|SEDC1000M/1920G||1.92TB Data Center DC1000M NVMe SSD|
|SEDC1000M/3840G||3.84TB Data Center DC1000M NVMe SSD|
|SEDC1000M/7680G||7.68TB Data Center DC1000M NVMe SSD|