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  • September 29, 2014 29 Sep'14

    Bank analytics firm deposits storage on X-IO ISE arrays

    The need for reliable throughput prompted Argus to integrate 81 ISE HDD arrays to support Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and a SQL Server database with 2 PB of storage.

  • September 23, 2014 23 Sep'14

    NetApp brings out new version of StorageGrid object storage

    NetApp expands its low-profile StorageGrid object storage with a Webscale version to go beyond its healthcare niche.

  • September 19, 2014 19 Sep'14

    A3Cube adds software to boost I/O, scale big data storage

    A3Cube Fortissimo Foundation software works with its Ronniee NICs to scale storage resources and boost the performance of I/O-intensive applications.

  • September 16, 2014 16 Sep'14

    Permabit points SANblox dedupe appliance at legacy storage arrays

    Permabit puts data reduction on its add-on appliance, but which vendors will sign on to sell it?

  • September 11, 2014 11 Sep'14

    HGST expands helium drives, adds NVMe flash

    HGST embraces NVMe spec for flash while boosting capacity of its helium-filled hard drives in rollout of HDD and solid-state storage products.

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  • September 02, 2014 02 Sep'14

    The state of flash storage technology

    In a relatively short time, solid-state storage has made an indelible mark on storage systems and data center environments. Today, few arrays ship without at least some solid-state installed on them, and all-flash arrays are gaining attention and...

  • August 19, 2014 19 Aug'14

    DataGravity makes debut with data-aware Discovery arrays

    The vendor comes out of stealth with Discovery hybrid storage arrays that offer real-time data governance and data protection capabilities.

  • August 18, 2014 18 Aug'14

    Boston Celtics' IT takes a shot at scale-out digital video storage

    Boston Celtics VP and CTO Jay Wessland says the team is considering a shift from scale-up storage to address the explosion of digital video.

  • August 15, 2014 15 Aug'14

    Data explosion poses storage challenges to universities

    Incoming Michigan State CIO discusses the data storage challenges universities have to deal with and how to address them with cloud storage.

  • August 08, 2014 08 Aug'14

    Enterprise storage architecture must re-invent with flash, cloud

    IBM Fellow, CTO and strategist Andrew Walls says the company must continuously 're-invent the SAN' with the influx of flash, cloud and software-defined 'elastic' storage.

  • August 06, 2014 06 Aug'14

    Cisco VP: We're still into FC storage (but FCoE is doing fine)

    Cisco VP dishes on the data center switching vendor's plans for 32 Gbps FC, how Fibre Channel over Ethernet is a success and why it doesn't call 16-gig FC "Gen 5."

  • July 31, 2014 31 Jul'14

    Cisco SAN line expands with 16 Gbps Fibre Channel switching platform

    Cisco says it remains committed to Fibre Channel with its new 16 Gbps FC MDS 9706 Director and MDS 9148S department switch, plus Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) line card.

  • July 30, 2014 30 Jul'14

    Object storage systems go beyond the cloud

    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 16 Jul'14

    Red Hat's Inktank Ceph storage adds erasure coding, tiering

    Red Hat's first Ceph upgrade since its Inktank acquisition adds erasure coding, cache tiering and management updates.

  • July 10, 2014 10 Jul'14

    Lab adds DDN storage to keep up with supercomputer

    DDN's high-performance computing storage systems provide Department of Energy lab with 75 GBps read/write operations and eliminates bottlenecks.

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