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September 22, 2014
Boot storms and doubling storage capacity prompted broadcast services firm Grass Valley to pull the plug on NetApp FlexPod and opt for a Tegile HA2300 hybrid array.
July 08, 2014
EMC spins out two new Isilon NAS models, including one for Hadoop analytics, and adds flash read cache.
June 10, 2014
Is it possible to use larger capacity hard drives, yet make them more reliable and decrease rebuild times? Panasas says it is.
May 29, 2014
IBM says it will stop selling NetApp FAS arrays as the IBM N Series to concentrate on its own branded systems; keeps OEM deal for NetApp E Series.
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Panasas replaces open source Samba components with Microsoft Windows SMB/CIFS to broaden the appeal of its high-performance NAS appliance. Continue Reading
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Architecture firm Kahler Slater switched from EMC CX3-20 midrange FC SAN to VNXe3150 entry-level storage, saving footprint and cost. Continue Reading
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Oracle executives say their storage strategy is to sell storage systems that run their databases and other apps faster and more efficiently. Continue Reading
Personal Genome Project researchers say data storage growth in gene sequencing technology is being reined in, but others claim data management is the next issue. Continue Reading
SMBs often run into NAS performance issues and unexpected problems, which can often be avoided with proper planning. Continue Reading
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Scale-out NAS systems are gaining interest due to rapid growth of file data and “big data” analytics. Here’s a look at the scale-out NAS vendors. Continue Reading
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