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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.
April 29, 2014
VirtualWisdom now monitors NAS as well as SAN, as long as your NAS array is NetApp.
March 11, 2014
Panasas replaces open source Samba components with Microsoft Windows SMB/CIFS to broaden the appeal of its high-performance NAS appliance.
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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
Scale-out NAS is replacing traditional network-attached storage. In this guide, you’ll find out how to stay ahead of this emerging technology trend. Continue Reading