- July 30, 2014
Advances to object technology and accelerating growth of unstructured data make object storage valuable for on-premises data, despite their start as a cloud play.
- July 16, 2014
Red Hat's first Ceph upgrade since its Inktank acquisition adds erasure coding, cache tiering and management updates.
- July 10, 2014
DDN's high-performance computing storage systems provide Department of Energy lab with 75 GBps read/write operations and eliminates bottlenecks.
- July 08, 2014
EMC spins out two new Isilon NAS models, including one for Hadoop analytics, and adds flash read cache.
- July 08, 2014
EMC VMAX launch includes three new models, multi-core architecture, embedded data protection and a public cloud tier.
March 20, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - If you’re thinking about moving your users to virtual desktops, there’s no shortage of infrastructure options. With dozens of vendors to choose from, many of which are start-ups, it can be difficult to separate marketing hype from reality. Here are some tips for how to get started and a look at four organizations that have successfully implemented flash-accelerated storage solutions for virtual desktops.
March 18, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - Despite a “do-it-yourself”(DIY) cultural trend as exemplified by 3D printing and the maker movement, within IT shops there is a strong counter trend towards pre-built, converged infrastructure—the exact opposite of DIY.
February 18, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - Server vendors long ago transitioned to multi-core CPU architectures to improve price-performance and maximize the number of virtual servers that can run on a single physical machine. More recently, the I/O demands of fast servers and solid-state storage devices have required storage vendors to make a similar transition.
February 06, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - NetApp Chief Technology Officer Jay Kidd recently made some interesting forecasts for 2015. Among them was a prediction regarding the use of flash storage in the data center. According to Kidd, the future of all-flash arrays is not all flash.
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- July 02, 2014
Solid-state storage is proliferating as a replacement for hard disk drives, where it offers a quick shift into the fast lane of storage processing. But flash can also be used with hard disks for a low-cost solution that delivers nearly equivalent ...
- July 01, 2014
Scality Ring upgrade includes OpenStack Swift and Cinder support, improved erasure coding for clusters and Kerberos authentication.
- June 27, 2014
Oracle makes it easier for ZFS Storage Appliance customers to provision and orchestrate cloud storage with the addition of OpenStack Cinder drivers.
- June 26, 2014
RainStor 6 includes Archive Application for Hadoop intended to reduce footprint and speed performance of Hadoop clusters.
- June 25, 2014
Permabit adds HIOPS Compression to its Albireo data deduplication software, which it says can help storage array vendors hold off innovative startups.