Western Digital’s OpenFlex Data24 NVMe-oF Storage Platform extends the high performance of NVMe flash to shared storage. It provides low-latency sharing of NVMe SSDs over a high-performance Ethernet fabric to deliver similar performance to locally attached NVMe SSDs. Industry-leading connectivity, using Western Digital RapidFlex™ network adapters, allows up to six hosts to be attached without a switch.
Uses low latency fabric to fully utilize IOPS and capacity
Provides more efficient use of large capacity SSDs (up to 368TB in 2U)
Balanced design to eliminate over-subscription and maintain NVMe performance
Vertically integrated Western Digital design: NVMe SSDs, fabric adapters (RapidFlex), and platform