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Hitachi Debuts All-Flash Arrays with Integrated Data Services
January 20, 2016 -- The company's new Hitachi Flash Storage (HFS) A series all-flash arrays include quality of service and other data management perks for high-performance applications.
Disk Storage Falling out of Favor in the Data Center: Survey
January 8, 2016 -- It's no secret flash is gaining ground in the enterprise data storage market. A new study from Atlantis Computing reveals that some data center operators are quite eager to ditch disk-based systems.
Solid State Storage vs. Hard Drives: The Case for More SSDs
December 31, 2015 -- As flash storage prices continue to fall, it is becoming economical to use SSDs for more applications.
NetApp Acquires All-Flash Storage Provider SolidFire for $870 Million
December 22, 2015 -- The enterprise storage systems vendor makes a big bet on the all-flash data center.
Sweet Sixteen Solid State Storage Products
December 16, 2015 -- These are some of the best flash-based arrays currently available on the market.
Flash Memory in the Enterprise
November 18, 2015 -- Fully understanding flash memory in the enterprise will enable your company to make the best decisions about growing the role of flash in their enterprise.
Western Digital Craves Flash in $19 Billion Deal to Acquire SanDisk
October 22, 2015 -- Hard drive maker bets bigger on flash as a bout of furious deal-making rocks the storage industry.
OCZ Debuts Host-Managed Enterprise SSDs
October 15, 2015 -- The new drives accept background drive management commands from host systems for improved and more predicable application performance.
Intel Launches DC P3608 Series PCIe SSDs for Real-Time Analytics
September 24, 2015 -- With capacities of up to 4 TB and read/write performance in the gigabyte-per-second range, Intel aims latest PCIe solid-state drives at business analytics and high-performance applications.
Oracle Goes All-Flash with Database-Friendly FS1 Storage Arrays
September 9, 2015 -- The company's first stab at all-flash storage for enterprises is aimed at speeding Oracle databases and applications.
Kaminario's Latest All-Flash Arrays Put 3D TLC NAND to Work
August 20, 2015 -- Packed with more capacity and featuring new built-in disaster recovery capabilities, the company's new K2 v5.5 arrays make the case for skipping hybrid storage systems entirely.
Seagate Grows Its Nytro Enterprise Flash Storage Line
August 12, 2015 -- The hard drive maker takes aim at the flash-enabled data center with new Nytro PCIe accelerator cards.
PMC Debuts PCIe Storage Switches at Flash Memory Summit
August 10, 2015 -- PMC's new PCIe-based Switchtec hardware and SSD controllers are among the new gear that flash storage vendors are showing off at this year's conference.
Seagate-Micron Alliance Delivers Its First Enterprise SSDs
August 4, 2015 -- Nearly six months after announcing their partnership, the companies release their first batch of enterprise SAS SSDs.
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.