SSDs can only be written to a limited number of times. This is a challenge, particularly for erasing data and doing so securely, which can vastly reduce performance and shorten SSD drive life.
Solid state drives have dropped in price and the performance benefits to desktop users are immediately obvious to anyone who owns one: your computer will fly. But does this translate into benefits to a website when utilising SSD hosting?
To get the best performance and least wear-and-tear on your solid state drive, try these optimizations for your Linux system.
This is a great time to pick up your first (or second, or third) SSD. The question is; which one?