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January 15, 2018
The 11 software-defined storage finalists in this year's competition highlight the most recent developments in flash, cloud and container technologies.
May 01, 2015
VMware's VSAN 6 could alter the way storage is delivered and consumed, but whether it is the catalyst that accelerates SDS adoption is still unknown.
July 10, 2006
Sun's long anticipated project, code-named "Thumper," has taken form with the new X4500, a server that packs 24 TB of direct attached storage under a single file system.
May 19, 2005
CCI, a developer of online communities, has installed two OnStor NAS gateways to pool EMC Clariion and 3Par disk for better utilization.
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