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Nimble Boosts Hybrid Array Speeds
August 13, 2014 -- Intel's high-performance processors help the company's new CS300 and CS500 arrays deliver a 50 percent improvement over their predecessors.
Hitachi Data Systems: Measuring Up to Transformational Trends
August 6, 2014 -- While HDS's key focus is storage, it's broadening its approach to take a “data-driven view.”
Diablo Narrows the Performance Gap Between Flash and DRAM
August 6, 2014 -- The company's latest DIMM-based flash storage solution features DDR4 support and a new software layer that enables it to act more like DRAM.
IBM's FlashSystem V840 Array Puts the Squeeze on Big Data
August 5, 2014 -- Big Blue unveils an all-flash array with real-time compression to tackle big data and enterprise-grade workloads.
HGST Intros FlashMAX III PCIe SSDs and ServerCache Software
August 4, 2014 -- The company debuts new a PCIe application acceleration card, ServerCache storage management software and the "world's fastest SSD."
HGST Debuts Next-Gen 1.6 TB Ultrastar SSD
July 28, 2014 -- The Western Digital company offers new drives targeting high-performance servers and storage systems.
Intel Targets Security-Conscious Businesses with Pro 2500 SSDs
July 24, 2014 -- New solid-state drives feature built-in encryption protection that doesn't penalize performance.
Flash, Cloud Computing Boost EMC's Q2 Earnings
July 23, 2014 -- EMC reports brisk demand for its flash and SDS offerings, as drama swirls around its VMware subsidiary.
Western Digital Gets NAS-ty with New Red Pro HDDs
July 22, 2014 -- The hard drive maker releases new drives for enterprise NAS systems and 6 TB model for SMB networked file storage environments.
SanDisk's Q2 Lifted by Enterprise Flash Storage
July 17, 2014 -- High-end SSDs for data centers help the flash storage provider grow from its consumer roots.
Dell Launches DL1000 and DR2000v Backup Appliances
July 16, 2014 -- Company ships new data protection offerings with SMBs and remote office environments in mind.
EMC Expands All-Flash XtremIO Storage with Starter X-Brick
July 8, 2014 -- The data storage systems giant launches a new entry-level system and previews updated software with additional data services.
Violin Plays a Flashy Concerto with New 7000 Array
June 24, 2014 -- New software adds comprehensive data services to the company's flash-based storage arrays.
NetApp Targets Both Ends of Enterprise Storage Market with New Hybrid Arrays
June 17, 2014 -- The data storage systems provider bookends its product portfolio with a new entry-level system and a high-performance flagship.
SanDisk Eyes Enterprise Storage Market with $1.1B Fusion-io Buy
June 16, 2014 -- The flash chip manufacturer makes one of its boldest moves into the enterprise data storage space by snapping up Fusion-io, an early proponent of flash PCIe SSDs for servers.
Nimble Launches Adaptive Flash CS700 Storage Arrays
June 11, 2014 -- The company's new flash-enabled product line shuffles data to business applications at a rate of up to a half-million IOPS.
Fusion-io Unveils Atomic PCIe SSDs
June 5, 2014 -- The enterprise flash storage innovator debuts a new, compact line of PCIe server cards that pack up to 6.4 TB of storage capacity.
Intel Debuts NVMe Enterprise PCIe SSDs
June 4, 2014 -- The computer chipmaking giant targets the data center with three new application performance-boosting PCIe SSDs
Tegile Moves Upmarket with All-Flash Storage Array
June 3, 2014 -- The data storage startup looks expands beyond its midrange roots with a new flagship system, the T3800.
OCZ Unveils Vector 180 SSD for Low-End Servers
June 2, 2014 -- The Toshiba subsidiary sets out to give modest server hardware a major performance boost with its latest 19nm MLC SSD.
EMC Changes Reflect Storage Industry Changes
May 27, 2014 -- Why is EMC focusing so much on software when its roots lie in selling hardware? (Hint: think ‘software defined storage’.)
Flash Helps Offset Flagging Sales in NetApp's Q4
May 23, 2014 -- NetApp posts surprising EPS numbers as flash storage fever helps the company squeeze bigger profits despite slipping revenues.
Winchester Ships FlashDisk FX Hybrid Arrays
May 21, 2014 -- Winchester Systems jumps on the auto-tiering bandwagon with a new line of hybrid storage arrays.
Kaminario Eyes Midrange Market with 5th Gen Flash Arrays
May 20, 2014 -- At a $2 per GB of usable SSD capacity, Kaminario makes a play for the midrange storage market with its latest K2 arrays company.
SanDisk Launches Company's First Self-Encrypting SSD
May 15, 2014 -- The flash storage provider unveils the X300s, a new line of secure client SSDs for corporate PCs and laptops.