Intel® Rapid Storage Technology improves data reliability and delivers greater Dynamic storage accelerator accelerates the performance of your SSD by. I have a sumsung ssd evo with my windows installed on itI also have 2 hdds for my media and gamesmy motherboard is gigabyte. If you have a spinning disk and want to make it run much faster you can add in a small Solid State Disk and combine them using Intel Rapid.
I have not installed the Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver as this bit of performance out of your SSD you need to install the IRST driver. I ran Dell's driver update utility on the website and again in Support Assistant. Both suggest that I again install Intel Rapid Storage Technology. Confused about Intel Rapid Storage Technology vs. AHCI for NVMe M.2 SSD. Dear Forum, I just got done building my first PC in a long while.
I usually dabble with RST only when I use raid, otherwise I just keep the stock Intel drivers. But there is a setting in the power Management. Especially with these new NVMe Drives, it is absolutely useless as the NVMe controller handles all the SSD operations so installing it will mean. The technology is fully implemented in Intel's Rapid Storage Technology (RST) drivers and software (version or newer), but it's enabled.