Flash cache News
January 30, 2014
This "Sweet 16" roster of storage products represents the leading technical innovation of the past year.
December 09, 2013
Symantec Storage Foundation gets two new flash-related features: Flexible Storage Sharing to cluster apps on DAS, and SmartIO for flash caching.
December 05, 2013
These six storage technologies are ready to take their place -- and have an impact -- in your data center in 2014.
October 16, 2013
Fusion-io launches products from its NexGen Storage acquisition. Its SPX bundle combines an ioControl hybrid appliance with server flash.
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