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ExaGrid Buffs Up Its Disk Backup Appliances
October 17, 2014 -- The company's new EX32000E backup system scales to 882 TB of disk-based backup capacity.
Flash and RAID: User Tips
October 16, 2014 -- How well does RAID work with flash data storage? Are standard RAID configurations the best bet?
HGST Helps 'Drive' VMware VSAN
October 13, 2014 -- Company's line of enterprise hard drives and SSDs provide the essential building blocks for VMware's push into software-defined data center storage.
Nutanix Goes All-Flash for Converged Storage Appliance
October 10, 2014 -- Company leverages SSDs to sidestep SANs and boost application performance.
SolidFire Raises $82M for All-Flash Storage
October 8, 2014 -- The maker of SSD-filled storage arrays banks millions to help satisfy growing demand from enterprises and service providers.
Red Hat Eyes Big Data with Storage Server 3
October 6, 2014 -- The newest release of the company's storage software platform includes support for Hadoop workloads.
DataDirect Networks Corrals Big Data with GS7K Appliance
October 1, 2014 -- New GS7K hardware provides HPC environments with a high-performance, storage building block for big data analytics.
Nimble Storage Unveils JD Edwards EnterpriseOne SmartStack
September 29, 2014 -- Hybrid flash storage specialist announces a new SmartStack package for midsized deployments of the ERP suite.
Samsung's 3.2 TB NVMe PCIe SSD Enters Production
September 25, 2014 -- Company's new V-NAND-based PCIe SSDs will soon start showing up in high-performance servers.
PMC Announces 12 Gbps SAS Expander Card for the Hyperscale Era
September 19, 2014 -- The company's new SAS expander card targets the density-optimized server architectures used in hyperscale data centers.
More Density in the Data Storage Market
September 17, 2014 -- A spate of data storage announcements demonstrates that businesses are seeking higher density storage.
A3CUBE's Fortissimo Foundation Turns up the Volume on Converged Storage
September 17, 2014 -- Bring on the big data. The startup's new storage software foundation adds an in-memory performance boost to today's resource-intensive business applications.
Permabit SANBlox Brings 'Immediate Gratification' to Enterprise SANs
September 16, 2014 -- Company's first hardware appliance leverages inline compression and deduplication to cut storage capacity requirements without slowing things down.
Vaultize Ships Secure File Sync Appliances
September 8, 2014 -- The company's MDM-friendly enterprise file sync and share platform is now available as a hardware appliance.
Disk Storage System Sales Slip in Q2: IDC
September 5, 2014 -- Data storage vendors experience a drop in demand for high-end systems for the fourth straight quarter.
Seagate Unleashes First 8 TB Hard Drive
August 28, 2014 -- With its sights set on the cloud, the hard drive maker ships the "world's first" 8 terabyte hard drive to early customers.
Brocade Wants to Usher In the 'Solid State Ready' Data Center Era
August 25, 2014 -- The storage networking company expands its Solid State Ready program to encompass more technologies that make software-defined data centers tick.
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.