Intel 280GB Optane 900P for $228.75

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  1. Jon Stur

    Jon Stur New Member

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    Woot has more Optane drives for sale. This time they are to 280GB.

    Here's the link.
     
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  2. nethel

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    Thanks. Missed out on the last one and need one for a new FreeNAS build.
     
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  3. SRussell

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    What would be the primary use case of an Optane drive in a homelab? Applications that are data intensive?
     
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  4. i386

    i386 Well-Known Member

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    Read/write cache in front of other media
    Dedicated storage for high performance (high iops + low latency applications)
    Or an wesesome boot device :D
     
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    I have got one 280GB 900p, too. Still thinking about to use as boot drive in my desktop PC. :)
     
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    Have used one since they came out, well worth it as primary drive in desktop\workstation :)
     
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