DC1000B M2 NVMe SSDBoot Drive for Enterprise Servers Kingstons Data Center DC1000B is a highperformance M2 2280 NVMe PCIe SSD using the latest Gen 30 x 4 PCIe interface with 64layer 3D TLC NAND DC1000B offers data centers a costeffective boot drive solution with the reassurance they are purchasing an SSD designed for server use The DC1000B is ideally suited for use in highvolume rackmount servers as an internal boot drives as well as for use in purposebuilt systems where a highperformance M2 SSD is needed that includes onboard power loss protection PLP M2 NVMe SSDs are evolving within the data center providing efficiencies in booting servers to preserve valuable frontloading drive bays for data storage Whitebox and Tier 1 Server OEMs are beginning to equip server motherboards with one or sometimes two M2 sockets for boot purposes While the M2 formfactor was originally designed as a client SSD formfactor its small physical size and high performance make it attractive for server use Not all SSD are created equal and using a client SSD in a server application may result in poor inconsistent performance Boot drives are used primarily for booting an OS but in many use cases today the boot drive has a secondary purpose logging application data andor configured as a highspeed local cache drive Therefore the DC1000B was designed with added endurance 05 DWPD for 5yrs to handle the OS workload as well as the extra write workload of caching and data logging In addition to being designed for long term reliability the DC1000B is designed to deliver enterprise level performance consistency and low latency features typically not found on client SSDs Features. M2 2280 NVMe PCIe SSD Gen 30 x 4 performance. NVMe for server boot workloads. Application optimized capacities 240GB 480GB keep costs low. Onboard PLP Power Loss Protection. SelfEncrypting Drive SED with AESXTS 256bitSpecifications. Device Supported Server. Drive Interface Standard PCI Express NVMe 30 x4. Drive Interface PCI

Technical Specifications

Item model number‎SEDC1000BM8/240G
Item Weight‎0.635 ounces
Product Dimensions‎3.15 x 0.14 x 0.87 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH‎3.15 x 0.14 x 0.87 inches
Flash Memory Size‎240 GB
Hard Drive Interface‎NVMe
Date First Available‎January 18, 2020
Customer Reviews3.2 out of 5 stars 5 ratings 3.2 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#3,231 in Internal Solid State Drives
Digital Storage Capacity240 GB
Hard Disk InterfaceNVMe
Hard Disk Form Factor2280 Inches
Read Speed2200 Megabytes Per Second
Write Speed290 Megabytes Per Second
Cache Size240
Item Weight18 Grams
Item Dimensions LxWxH3.15 x 0.14 x 0.87 inches