The result is that a host can issue new Write commands to a SCSI
target in faster succession than is possible with standard architecture.
For a year-by-year list, beginning with the brilliant SCSIs
of the pre-Clippers early '80s, see the accompanying box.
Begin, for example, with a SCSI
hard drive or perhaps a tape backup unit, both of which are relatively simple to install.
Performance remains an area where SCSI
drives have an advantage over ATA drives.
Note to Editors: High-resolution photo images of M-Systems' FFD Ultra 320 SCSI
flash disk are available online at www.
SAS disk drives also provide additional system resilience via Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology (SMART) capability, optimized sequential addressing features, SCSI
protocol native data integrity and error event handling capability.
Protocol (SSP): A mapping of SCSI
supporting multiple initiators and targets
By providing precise active termination for 27 LVD SCSI
bus lines, the device will achieve peak bus performance, permitting the manufacture of more robust and reliable ULTRA320 and ULTRA640 systems.
In contrast, SCSI
disk drives are designed to meet the needs of mainstream servers, workstations and RAID storage systems.
Like its predecessors, this new version of the Ultra Wide SCSI
flash disk is ideal for embedded and applied computing applications that require high reliability, performance, data security, and ruggedness, such as telecom infrastructure network elements, pipeline monitoring, digital mapping, financial on-line transactions, and homeland defense security.
offers a full, dual-ported connection that supports the most stringent of high-availability requirements.
5-inch solid-state flash disk with an Ultra Narrow SCSI
interface designed for military, aerospace, telecommunication and transportation systems.