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Top Answer: This question may be moot now. Oracle EOL'd FS1 and RIF'd most of the FS1 staff a while ago. While both ZFS (now ZFS7) and FS1 are/were unified storage systems, ZFS is primarily NAS; FS1 was… more »
Top Answer: It's actually shaking hands with the workflow solutions much better than any other storage.
Top Answer: There are always bottlenecks for many other storages. I don't know about this Oracle, for specifically Oracle but operation is a major concern for the customers. The operation has to be very… more »
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Overview
The IBM System Storage SAN48B-5 switch is designed to meet the demands of hyper-scale private or hybrid cloud storage environments by delivering Gen 5 Fibre Channel technology and capabilities with 16 Gbps performance that support highly virtualized environments. To enable greater flexibility and investment protection, SAN48B-5 is configurable up to 48 ports and supports speeds up to 16 Gbps in a designed 1U package.

The Oracle FS1-2 flash storage system, Oracle’s premier preferred SAN storage solution, delivers enterprise-grade storage capabilities that are optimized for flash media and coengineered with Oracle software. Using the Quality of Service Plus (QoS Plus) feature, the Oracle FS1-2 flash storage system places data across flash and disk storage to maximize performance, efficiency, and cost based on usage profiles and business priorities. The Oracle FS1-2 flash storage system takes application-engineered storage to a new level by providing out-of-the-box tuned storage provisioning profiles for Oracle Database and key applications, including Microsoft SharePoint and Exchange, and VMware support including VAAI. With the Oracle FS1-2 flash storage system, you can consolidate storage while achieving predictable performance for multiple diverse workloads in enterprise computing or multitenant environments.

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IBM SAN48B-5 is ranked 6th in Enterprise SAN while Oracle FS1 Flash Storage System is ranked 2nd in Enterprise SAN with 1 review. IBM SAN48B-5 is rated 0.0, while Oracle FS1 Flash Storage System is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle FS1 Flash Storage System writes "Has a fantastic feature-set and works well with workflow solutions". IBM SAN48B-5 is most compared with IBM SAN384B, whereas Oracle FS1 Flash Storage System is most compared with NetApp AFF (All Flash FAS), Dell EMC Unity XT, Pure Storage FlashArray, INFINIDAT InfiniBox and Dell EMC PowerStore.

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