Reply to post: Re: Bandwidth != Latency

Besides the XPoint: Persistent memory tech is cool, but the price tag... OUCH

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Re: Bandwidth != Latency

If I get my 30 MB file off a HDD within 1 second, that's 30 MB/s

If I wait for a tape drive to find the file for 9.9 seconds (latency) and then read it within 0.1 second, that's 30 MB/s.

Bandwidth and latency are related.

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