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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.
IBM Debuts Elastic Storage Platform for Big Data
May 12, 2014 -- Big Blue leverages Watson-inspired tech for its new software defined storage platform for Big Data.
Fujitsu Goes All-Flash with New Eternus DX200F Array
May 9, 2014 -- The IT systems provider finally jumps on the all-flash enterprise storage bandwagon with its new 2U, 24-drive array.
Software Defined Storage: What About the File System?
May 8, 2014 -- Lost amid the hype in software defined storage is the complexity of an integral component, the file system.
EMC Acquires Flash Storage Startup DSSD
May 6, 2014 -- The IT storage giant delves even deeper into the enterprise flash market by snapping up a stealthy startup that specializes in high-performance storage workloads.
SanDisk Targets Data Center with 4 TB Enterprise SAS SSD
May 2, 2014 -- The flash storage provider introduces the "industry's first" enterprise 4TB SAS SSD with higher capacities in the works.
EMC Unveils the VNXe3200 Starter Storage Array, Project Liberty
May 1, 2014 -- The storage giant unveils a high-performance, entry-level array and previews storage virtualization software that can fast track application development.
SanDisk 15nm Products: Will Flash Save the World?
April 30, 2014 -- A storage pundit raises question about the hype surrounding flash-based storage.
Samsung Intros 3-bit MLC Enterprise SSD
April 28, 2014 -- The company fashions the low-end, low-cost tech into SSDs capable of handling enterprise-grade workloads.