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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
SanDisk Launches Company's First All-Flash Arrays, InfiniFlash
March 5, 2015 -- The flash chip and SSD maker moves up the data storage ladder with flash arrays for big data workloads.
Dell Launches XC v.2 Web-Scale Converged Appliances
February 25, 2015 -- The second-generation of its Nutanix-powered converged storage appliance makes an appearance just a few months after release of its predecessor.
Violin Targets Primary Storage with Revamped Flash Portfolio
February 17, 2015 -- The company launches new all-flash arrays and software services for primary workloads and advanced data services.
Seagate and Micron Team for Enterprise Flash Storage
February 13, 2015 -- The deal supplies Seagate with SSDs and NAND flash chips while keeping an eye toward the data center.
OCZ and Levyx Team for SSD-based Big Data Processing
February 11, 2015 -- The companies ready an alternative to DRAM-based, in-memory processing systems by enlisting OCZ's PCIe SSDs.
How Flash is Changing Data Storage
February 10, 2015 -- Smarter flash drives will make storage simpler, faster and cheaper.
SanDisk Eyes the Connected Car with New Flash Storage Line
February 2, 2015 -- As cars get smarter, the flash chip maker sees an opportunity for automotive-grade storage components.
IBM Bullish on Flash Storage in 2015
January 29, 2015 -- An IBM insider offers a peek into the IT giant's flash storage playbook for 2015.
NexGen Debuts New Hybrid Flash Arrays in Wake of SanDisk Spin-Out
January 27, 2015 -- The newly-independent company announces new hybrid flash storage arrays and ioControl storage software.
Kaminario's Latest Funding Round Swells to $68M
January 23, 2015 -- The data storage systems provider adds another $15 million to its most recent funding round as demand for its midrange all-flash arrays picks up.
Dell Sets $25K All-Flash Array Entry Fee
January 13, 2015 -- New, lower-priced SC Series arrays allow businesses to add flash to their storage environments for less.
SanDisk Spins Off NexGen Hybrid Array Unit
January 9, 2015 -- Focusing on its SSD business, the company has decided to let its hybrid storage array division stand on its own.
Western Digital Snaps up Flash Storage Startup Skyera
December 15, 2014 -- The maker of all-flash data storage arrays will be folded into the company's HGST subsidiary.
SolidFire Unveils Nitrogen 7 Storage Software
November 18, 2014 -- New upgrades help keep flash-boosted data safe and properly backed-up in multi-tenant environments.
Intel Shrinks Its SSDs for Microservers
November 13, 2014 -- The chipmaker starts shipping new a new small form factor version of its SSDs for data center environments.