Ron Hermann, Director of Sales Engineering at E8 Storage, joins us to talk about bringing Intel® Rack Scale Design, Generation 2 Flash products into software-defined data centers. Hermann reports that applications such as machine learning, high-speed analytics, and high-performance databases require faster storage than earlier SSD systems. E8 Storage's solutions now combine the high bandwidth and low latency of NVM Express* with the availability, flexibility, and provisioning of centralized storage. Using this architecture, E8 Storage seeks to deliver higher performance at a lower cost than other solutions. To learn more, please visit e8storage.com and follow E8 Storage on Twitter at twitter.com/e8storage.