Storage devices News
November 10, 2015
HPC specialist unveils 14K hyper-converged DDN storage hardware line aimed at midrange enterprise, the first of three planned rollouts under codename 'Wolfcreek.'
May 14, 2015
The company formerly known as Overland Storage makes containers a linchpin of its virtualization strategy, claiming it can virtualize any application.
February 17, 2015
The forecast for indirect sales of server, storage and enterprise networking hardware is a good one, says IDC. Analyst Paul Edwards breaks down each channel market.
August 28, 2014
IDC announces that the worldwide personal and entry-level storage market grows 1.5% in the second quarter of 2014.
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