Solid State Storage
- June 09, 2010
Customers can mix and match SSDs and SAS drives within EqualLogic's new PS6000XVS; Dell adds greater VMware integration and automated tiered storage software.
- May 25, 2010
Violin Memory will offer 20 TB flash capacity in 3U appliance with new Violin 3000 SSD appliance by next year; sees price parity with Fibre Channel SANs (FC SANs).
- April 26, 2010
Nimbus Data Systems looks to make a splash with the Nimbus S-class multiprotocol solid-state storage system that has no disk and is priced at less than $25,000 for 2.5 TB, roughly the same price as some spinning disk systems.
- April 20, 2010
Early adopters of solid-state storage have used the technology in PCs, laptops and disk arrays, but signs point to the increasing adoption of SSDs in servers.
- April 14, 2010
IBM makes sub-LUN-level automated tiered storage available for its highest-end storage array; plans to add it to the rest of the DS8000 series and SVC, according to an IBM blogger.
- April 09, 2010
Texas Memory's latest RamSan SSD system hits 500,000 IOPS; EMC qualifies Emulex CNAs for 10 GbE iSCSI and FCoE; Western Digital has 10,000 rpm 6-gig SATA drives for blade servers.
- March 25, 2010
Editor's note: After this blog was initially published, Atrato alerted us to a misunderstanding about the GA date of certain features. The corrected text is below. Self-healing array maker Atrato ...
- March 23, 2010
Coraid EtherDrive SRX Series improves performance of its ATA over Ethernet (AoE) storage systems by supporting solid-state drives (SSDs) and 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10 GbE). But can it challenge Fibre Channel and iSCSI as a mainstream block-based ...
- March 16, 2010
LSI PCIe card – with Seagate solid state modules -- will compete with Fusion-io cards in a solid-state storage market moving past its latest hype cycle; LSI also launches 6 Gbps SAS switch for direct attached storage (DAS).
- March 08, 2010
3PAR's Adaptive Optimization software will automatically move granular chunks of data between tiers of Fibre Channel, SATA and 3PAR's newly supported 50 GB STEC solid-state drives (SSDs).
- March 01, 2010
FalconStor and startup Violin Memory partner on a SAN acceleration device that uses Flash solid-state drives (SSDs) and FalconStor software to speed write and write performance.
- February 10, 2010
Riverbed incorporates solid state drives into its new SteelHead 7050 WAN optimization appliance, as well as a new approach to data protection to speed performance for data replication and high-end disaster recovery.
- February 01, 2010
Intel and Micron unveiled a new 25 nanometer lithography process for NAND wafers which are used to build Flash devices on Friday, saying the process will yield denser, cheaper Flash devices for ...
- January 28, 2010
LSI and Seagate ship PCI Express solid-state storage; Neverfail adds management console for high-availability applications; Voltaire rolls out 40 Gbps InfiniBand switch with Ethernet gateway; and more.
- January 27, 2010
Automated tiered storage startup Avere adds the FXT 2700 flash-based solid-state drive (SSD) appliance to its clustered NAS product line, but integration with rest of FXT Series will have to wait.