Big data storage

  • June 14, 2012 14 Jun'12

    NetApp jumping through Hadoops

    NetApp is embracing Hadoop with a converged system combining its two major storage platforms with compute and networking from partners. The vendor also broadened its partnerships with Apache Hadoop ...

  • March 27, 2012 27 Mar'12

    DataDirect adds ‘mini’ array for big data

    DataDirect Networks (DDN) launched two storage systems for people who want to start small in their approach to “big data.” DDN is known for storage systems that deliver extreme performance and ...

  • December 07, 2011 07 Dec'11

    EMC adds cloud, big data certifications

    EMC Corp. is building up its training and certifications program by adding new levels of curricula for IT professionals who want to deepen their skills in the cloud, virtualization and data ...

  • October 26, 2011 26 Oct'11

    Violin tunes up for Big Data analytics

    Violin Memory CTO of software Jonathan Goldick sees solid state playing a key role in storage for Big Data, and he’s not talking about scale-out NAS for large data stores. Goldick says solid-state ...

  • October 24, 2011 24 Oct'11

    EMC has huge appetite for Big Data technology

    EMC's president says the company will continue to rapidly acquire companies, but it’s looking more for Big Data technology than data storage.

  • October 13, 2011 13 Oct'11

    Sepaton sets its sights on Big Data

    By Sonia R. Lelii, Senior News Writer Sepaton is looking to move beyond its data protection specialty into Big Data. At Storage Networking World in Orlando, Fla., this week, new Sepaton CTO Jeffrey ...

  • May 12, 2011 12 May'11

    Isilon clustered NAS customers talk big data challenges at EMC World

    Big data implementations could run into the petabytes and grow by terabytes a day, often requiring clustered NAS, analytics and possibly the cloud to manage.

  • March 04, 2011 04 Mar'11

    Big data storage systems rallied in 2010

    High end storage systems are back in style, at least according to the latest storage revenue numbers from IDC. IDC’s worldwide quarterly disk storage tracker research shows that storage systems ...

  • December 12, 2008 12 Dec'08

    Supercomputer segregates storage systems to provide large-scale HPC

    A supercomputer segregates its storage systems to avoid contention between users who need large-scale, high-performance parallel I/O and those who don't. It also uses 20-gig InfiniBand gear to avoid latency.

  • September 10, 2007 10 Sep'07

    Protecting millions of small files

    Every week, I visit IT professionals and I often hear the same complaint about dealing with a file server environment that has grown out of control. The problem is that these file servers have ...