The VMAX 950F is Dell EMC's new all-flash enterprise storage array family flagship product. New with the VMAX 950F is a 68 percent increase in the performance as measured by IOs per second, as well as a 30 percent increase in response time. Its performance gains come from a combination of new Intel
Broadwell chips, new memory support, and upgraded software that take advantage of them. Software enhancements include secure snapshot support for long-term snapshot retention, as well as enhancements for the DARE (data at rest encryption) SAN security requirements. It is scheduled to ship in June.