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All-flash arrays

  • Cisco throws in the towel on all-flash array

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 28 Jul 2015
  • Cisco finally figured out what to do with its Invicta all-flash array acquired from startup Whiptail for $415 million. It killed it off. Cisco put out an end-of-life announcement last Friday for ...

  • All-flash could be on Nimble's roadmap

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 27 May 2015
  • Now that Nimble Storage is growing revenue from its Fibre Channel support, it’s time for Nimble executives to think about what they will add next. An all-flash array would be one logical addition. ...

  • All-flash pioneers holding up well despite increased competition

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 26 Sep 2014
  • It’s been awhile since startups had the all-flash array market to themselves. All the major storage vendors now have one or more all-flash platforms. Still, the flash array pioneers still have the ...

  • All-flash storage will dominate, eventually

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 05 Sep 2014
  • It seems clear that all solid-state technology will become common in primary storage systems soon. In our IT client engagements, we see many companies including the transition to all solid state in ...

  • Nimble CEO sees no need for all-flash array

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 30 May 2014
  • Surrounded by large and small storage competitors diving into the all-flash array market, Nimble Storage CEO Suresh Vasudevan said his company is at least three years away from taking such a step. ...