Solid State Storage

  • October 20, 2016 20 Oct'16

    Dell EMC's making XtremIO multi-protocol

    EMC’s XtremIO all-flash SAN is getting a file-system injection thanks to Dell Fluid File System (FluidFS). Dell EMC previewed the NAS capabilities for XtremIO at Dell EMC World, saying they would ...

  • September 30, 2016 30 Sep'16

    Dell EMC to 'stay the course' with flash storage portfolio

    Dell EMC plans to “stay the course” with its flash storage portfolio despite overlapping products at the midrange and low end, an executive at the newly combined company confirmed. Daniel Cobb, a ...

  • September 22, 2016 22 Sep'16

    Kaminario plans to add Clarity for K2 flash arrays

    Kaminario is getting into cloud-based storage analytics with Clarity, which helps manage and monitor its K2 all-flash arrays. Kaminario Clarity will be available to any K2 customer. Kaminario has a ...

  • September 09, 2016 09 Sep'16

    Nasuni cloud storage moves all-flash, disk appliances to Dell

    The NF-600 edge filer for solid-state drives highlights a refresh across Nasuni's cloud hardware gateways. NF appliances are now standardized on Dell PowerEdge servers.

  • September 09, 2016 09 Sep'16

    Violin Memory's latest quarter to forget

    With time and money running out, Violin Memory next week will take another shot at launching a successful all-flash array. It might be its last shot – Violin  doesn’t have enough money to last ...

  • September 08, 2016 08 Sep'16

    Diablo flash DIMM partnership woos server makers

    Diablo Technologies and American Megatrends Inc. (AMI) partnered on memory channel flash storage servers for more than a year. The first fruits of the collaboration bloomed this week when AMI ...

  • August 28, 2016 28 Aug'16

    Nutanix expands, pockets PernixData,

    Nutanix, the hyper-converged vendor that may go public within weeks, is expanding its technology base through two software acquisitions. Nutanix Monday will officially disclose acquisitions of ...

  • August 26, 2016 26 Aug'16

    Pure Storage: We do flash better than those geezers

    When it comes to all-flash storage, Pure Storage claims experience is no match for youth. Pure, born in 2011 as a flash-only vendor, is far outgrowing the storage establishment, a collection of ...

  • August 24, 2016 24 Aug'16

    Nimble says customers quick to embrace all-flash

    Nimble Storage, which was relatively late selling all-flash arrays, is trying to make up for lost time since launching its Predictive Flash platform in February. The vendor received a jolt from ...

  • August 19, 2016 19 Aug'16

    NetApp sells more flash, spends less

    NetApp made great progress last quarter with its sales of all-flash storage, Clustered Data OnTap (CDOT) and cost-cutting measures. NetApp Wednesday reported better revenue and income results than ...

  • August 12, 2016 12 Aug'16

    Solid-state drives bulk up for capacity

    SANTA CLARA, California -- Solid-state drives have been much faster than hard disk drives from the start, and now they’re dwarfing HDDs in capacity too. At Flash Memory Summit this week, Seagate ...

  • August 11, 2016 11 Aug'16

    SCSI trade group claims new SAS has pluses over NVMe/PCIe

    NVMe and PCIe solid-state drives (SSDs) may be a hot topic at this week’s Flash Memory Summit, but the SCSI Trade Association is trying to remind everyone that new serial-attached SCSI (SAS) ...

  • July 22, 2016 22 Jul'16

    RDMA over Fabrics: a big step for SSD access

    Shared storage access for servers has been the most basic requirement for storage networks. Performance demands for multiple systems accessing data continually increase due to improvements in ...

  • July 20, 2016 20 Jul'16

    Seagate brings back Barracuda with new 10TB hard disk drives

    Seagate resurrected the BarraCuda brand name with its latest lineup of 10 TB hard disk drives. The high-capacity drives, unofficially called the Guardian series, include the BarraCuda computer hard ...

  • July 15, 2016 15 Jul'16

    Diablo Technologies scores another court win over Netlist

    Diablo Technologies chalked up another legal victory over Netlist this week, although  Netlist’s separate patent infringement lawsuit remains unresolved. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal ...