Disk Arrays Featured Articles

Dell Lowers the Cost of All-Flash Arrays with TLC
July 20, 2015 -- Dell adds new read-intensive, triple-level cell (TLC) solid-state drives to its SC Series storage hardware to drive down the cost of flash arrays.
Micron Unwraps Encrypted Enterprise SSDs
July 15, 2015 -- The company launches a new line of secure solid-state drives meant to replace hard drives in cloud data centers.
Flash Storage Prices Have a Long Way to Fall. Here's Why.
July 13, 2015 -- These three innovations in solid state storage technology mean flash prices will continue to drop for the foreseeable future.
Fujitsu Announces New ETERNUS DX8000 S3 Arrays
July 2, 2015 -- The company's new top-of-the-line storage systems speed business applications by delivering up to 4 million IOPS.
HGST Targets Cloud Active Archives with 10 TB Helium HDD
June 10, 2015 -- The company offers cloud data centers faster access to their aging data with its new high-capacity, helium-filled hard drives featuring SMR technology.
Flash, SDS Toss a Wrench into Enterprise Storage Testing
June 3, 2015 -- Many businesses aren't getting accurate results as they seek to adopt faster, more adaptive storage technologies.
Pure Storage Redesigns FlashArray
June 1, 2015 -- The company's new array design anchors a trio of announcements from the all-flash storage systems maker.
Sphere 3D Unveils SnapCLOUD for Hybrid Cloud NAS
May 27, 2015 -- The company's new tech will help Overland Storage SnapServer NAS customers float Microsoft Azure-backed, hybrid cloud file services this summer.
Coho Data Raises $30 Million, Releases All-Flash DataStream Hardware
May 20, 2015 -- The company rolls out its first all-flash DataStream system and new future-proofing storage software upgrade program.
HGST Claims Enterprise SSD Endurance Crown
May 5, 2015 -- SSDs are fast, but will they last? The Western Digital subsidiary announces its SAS SSDs will help keep flash-enabled storage systems going longer with a 2.5 million MTBF rating.
SanDisk Announces Next-Gen Fusion ioMemory PCIe Flash Storage
April 27, 2015 -- The company's new PCIe acceleration cards crank up the read performance to speed up business applications.
EMC Backup and High-End Storage Sales Dip in Q1
April 23, 2015 -- Customers delayed purchases in anticipation of new backup and recovery products. Geopolitical challenges in Russia and China also affected sales.
QLogic 16Gb Gen 5 FC Now Offered on EMC VNX Hybrid Flash Storage
April 21, 2015 -- EMC's midrange hybrid flash storage arrays can now be outfitted with QLogic's speedy and energy-saving Fibre Channel technology.
SoftNAS Unveils Cloud File Gateway
April 15, 2015 -- The company extends its storage software portfolio and adds public cloud-enabled NAS capabilities to VMware VSAN environments.
Qumulo Expands Analytics-Driven NAS Portfolio
April 13, 2015 -- The startup unveils its new QC208 hybrid storage appliance built from commodity hardware.
All Flash Buying Guide
April 8, 2015 -- The latest crop of all-flash arrays are significantly more enterprise ready than their predecessors.
NetApp Aims StorageGRID, All-Flash Arrays at Video Companies
April 2, 2015 -- Among the storage vendors at this year's NAB Conference is NetApp, whose Web-scale storage platform and flash arrays are helping media companies handle massive video files.
Crossroads Claims Cloud Tape First with StrongBox 3.0
March 31, 2015 -- The company's latest NAS appliance enables cloud applications to store file and object data to LTFS tape and features multi-library support.
SanDisk, Toshiba, Intel and Micron Locked in 3D Flash Memory Race
March 27, 2015 -- In a busy week for solid-state storage providers, the companies debut their latest high-capacity flash innovations.
Hedvig Emerges from Stealth to Debut Distributed Storage Platform
March 25, 2015 -- The storage software company, inspired by Dynamo and Cassandra, lands $12.5 million in funding for its new enterprise data storage and management platform.
Is The Era of Cheap Disk Storage Over?
March 23, 2015 -- Demand for disk storage is exploding faster than manufacturers can supply it. That means hard drive prices must go up.
StorTrends: All-Flash Performance at $0.50 per GB
March 19, 2015 -- StorTrends' new arrays start at $24,999, bundled with deduplication, compression and other data optimization services.
Qumulo Exits Stealth with Analytics-Driven NAS
March 16, 2015 -- Company's new data-ware storage platform is designed to take the mystery out of explosive data growth for enterprises.
Toshiba Unveils 2.5-Inch 12 Gbps SAS Enterprise Hard Drives
March 12, 2015 -- The company aims to increase data center storage density by doubling the capacity of its compact 15K RPM hard drives.
Hyperscale Data Centers Snapped up Storage in Q4 2014
March 9, 2015 -- Strong demand from massive data center operators in the fourth quarter translated into a "strong finish" for storage vendors last year.