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Which RAID configuration is correct for me?

8/22/2022byOrla Power
With the number of drives available now and the amount of drive types, it’s hard to say which disk setup is optimal for you. Our RAID calculator is a great way to determine the size and amount of disks. Here we’ll talk through some of the pros and cons of some of the RAID modes.
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RAID Mode Pros & Cons

8/9/2022byOrla Power
There are many drive types and many RAID modes available on the market today. There are pros and cons to every RAID mode and there are also benefits to onboard RAID as well as a hardware RAID card. On our RAID calculator page we list out the pros and cons to each mode, which are also listed below:
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Join us at SIGGRAPH 2022

7/28/2022byOrla Power
Our team is excited to attend this year’s SIGGRAPH event, the premier conference & exhibition on computer graphics and interactive techniques.
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What is a HPC Cluster?

7/28/2022byOrla Power
HPC Clusters are becoming more and more common and they are coming in many variations. Put simply, an HPC cluster is many networked computing nodes put together for a particular use case. It’s a cluster of high performing compute nodes. 
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What makes a high performing High Frequency Server?

7/25/2022byOrla Power
When it comes to High Frequency Servers, there are a few key elements needed to ensure successful performance. Tick to trade latency is imperative. This is the key to a highly performing High Frequency Server. We’ve put together a system focused on low latency, which is the key element to success in a high frequency server.
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Correct RAID card choice

7/20/2022byOrla Power
Making the right RAID card choice can often depend on your server configuration and drive type(s) as well as OS support for your particular RAID card(s). 
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CPU Trends in 2022

7/19/2022byOrla Power
Intel and AMD are going head to head in a fierce battle for market share. As device growth continues per person and per country, Intel and AMD are after an ever growing space. AMD has really pushed Intel hard over the last couple of years with their Zen 3 based processors. They have continued to eat at Intel’s market share at the consumer and datacenter level.
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New HighPoint RAID card provides 55,000MB/s for a single RAID array

7/11/2022byOrla Power
HighPoint, a manufacturer of leading RAID controllers, has announced a new RAID card with extreme performance for a single RAID array. HighPoint 8-Port High-Port-Count (HPC) M.2 controllers deliver unbeatable performance and storage capacity in a compact PCIe device that can be easily integrated into any industry standard computing platform.
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Ryzen Servers vs Alder Lake servers for High Frequency Trading

7/8/2022byOrla Power
AMD hit the market with a bang when it brought out the Ryzen 5000 server processors. Intel started to dwindle market share wise and it really created a competitive landscape in the CPU marketplace that would have been hard to envision 5 years ago.
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RAID Calculator and RAID design tips

7/5/2022byOrla Power
There are lots of RAID calculators out there but some intuitive guidance is important when picking the right RAID mode for yourself. This can also depend on whether you are using hardware RAID or software RAID. 
Read more

Insights

Which RAID configuration is correct for me?

8/22/2022byOrla Power
With the number of drives available now and the amount of drive types, it’s hard to say which disk setup is optimal for you. Our RAID calculator is a great way to determine the size and amount of disks. Here we’ll talk through some of the pros and cons of some of the RAID modes.
Read more

RAID Mode Pros & Cons

8/9/2022byOrla Power
There are many drive types and many RAID modes available on the market today. There are pros and cons to every RAID mode and there are also benefits to onboard RAID as well as a hardware RAID card. On our RAID calculator page we list out the pros and cons to each mode, which are also listed below:
Read more

Join us at SIGGRAPH 2022

7/28/2022byOrla Power
Our team is excited to attend this year’s SIGGRAPH event, the premier conference & exhibition on computer graphics and interactive techniques.
Read more

What is a HPC Cluster?

7/28/2022byOrla Power
HPC Clusters are becoming more and more common and they are coming in many variations. Put simply, an HPC cluster is many networked computing nodes put together for a particular use case. It’s a cluster of high performing compute nodes. 
Read more

What makes a high performing High Frequency Server?

7/25/2022byOrla Power
When it comes to High Frequency Servers, there are a few key elements needed to ensure successful performance. Tick to trade latency is imperative. This is the key to a highly performing High Frequency Server. We’ve put together a system focused on low latency, which is the key element to success in a high frequency server.
Read more

Correct RAID card choice

7/20/2022byOrla Power
Making the right RAID card choice can often depend on your server configuration and drive type(s) as well as OS support for your particular RAID card(s). 
Read more

CPU Trends in 2022

7/19/2022byOrla Power
Intel and AMD are going head to head in a fierce battle for market share. As device growth continues per person and per country, Intel and AMD are after an ever growing space. AMD has really pushed Intel hard over the last couple of years with their Zen 3 based processors. They have continued to eat at Intel’s market share at the consumer and datacenter level.
Read more

New HighPoint RAID card provides 55,000MB/s for a single RAID array

7/11/2022byOrla Power
HighPoint, a manufacturer of leading RAID controllers, has announced a new RAID card with extreme performance for a single RAID array. HighPoint 8-Port High-Port-Count (HPC) M.2 controllers deliver unbeatable performance and storage capacity in a compact PCIe device that can be easily integrated into any industry standard computing platform.
Read more

Ryzen Servers vs Alder Lake servers for High Frequency Trading

7/8/2022byOrla Power
AMD hit the market with a bang when it brought out the Ryzen 5000 server processors. Intel started to dwindle market share wise and it really created a competitive landscape in the CPU marketplace that would have been hard to envision 5 years ago.
Read more

RAID Calculator and RAID design tips

7/5/2022byOrla Power
There are lots of RAID calculators out there but some intuitive guidance is important when picking the right RAID mode for yourself. This can also depend on whether you are using hardware RAID or software RAID. 
Read more