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Dell launches new SC operating system featuring dedupe

Dell launches an operating system update for its SC Series storage arrays, featuring dedupe, QoS, Live Migrate, VVOLs support and new management capabilities.


How HDFS can surpass enterprise storage array performance

HDFS architecture and its associated processes allow the technology to make better use of storage resources than many enterprise storage arrays on the market today.

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Server-based technologies have been flooding the storage market to meet the needs of organizations dealing with rapid data growth. Put your knowledge to the test.


EMC technical marketing previews Unity dashboard

Stefan Voss, a member of EMC's technical marketing team, offers a preview of the storage provisioning and data protection features available in the Unity dashboard.

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    hard disk drive (HDD)

    Hard disk drives are a type of physical storage media that use spinning disk platters to store nonsequential data in personal computers and enterprise data centers.

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    File storage stores data in a hierarchical structure, usually in a NAS system. The system storing data and the client retrieving data see files and folders in the same format.

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    SSD (solid-state drive, solid-state disk, solid-state storage drive)

    Learn what a solid-state drive (SSD) is, why SSDs are replacing electromechanical hard drives and which form factors are approved by the Solid State Storage Initiative (SSSI).

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