Posts by Josh Miner:

How Flash Can Help Fix Performance Woes Like Those at

by   |   October 28, 2013   |   Leave a comment

The performance problems the website has experienced highlights how challenging it is to build an efficient website and database infrastructure that can scale to support millions of visitors. went live on October 1 and immediately experienced painfully slow Read More…

Three Ways Flash Memory Can Accelerate Data Center Architecture

by   |   January 4, 2013   |   Leave a comment

Flash memory can accelerate modern data center architecture in three ways, writes Josh Miner of Fusion-io in this opinion piece: As low-latency acceleration devices that place data close to applications and databases; as a high-capacity cache to keep “hot” data ready in flash devices instead of disk; and as a shared storage target that can accelerate multiple applications. Read More…