The cake is delicious!

In which of these would you be most likely to use ECC memory?

A) Database server

B) Laptop computer

C) Desktop computer

D) Print server

E) You need a birthday present, but you don’t have a lot of time

The answer: A) Database server

Error Correcting Code (ECC) memory not only detects when memory errors occur, but it can also correct these errors on the fly. This makes ECC memory a perfect fit for mission-critical servers.

Want to know more? Watch “An Overview of Memory.”

There are many different memory types and memory technologies, and in this video you’ll learn about memory parity, ECC memory, memory sides, and memory channels.