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HPE Joins Dell in Pointing Finger at Western Digital over SSD Death Bug

2 monthes ago   |   By Computer Business Review

Numerous Solid-State Drives made by SanDisk suffer from a flaw that can see them wiping out everything stored on them at 40,000 hours - with HPE today joining Dell in naming SanDisk owner Western Digital as responsible for the bug, which has seen system administrators scramble to find and fix affected servers.
Neglecting to get a firmware fix in “will result in drive failure and data loss at 40,000 hours of operation and require restoration of data from backup if there is no fault tolerance, such as RAID 0 or even in a fault tolerance RAID mode if more SSDs fail than can be supported by...
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