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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.
Samsung Acquires SSD Caching Company Proximal Data
November 5, 2014 -- The Korean SSD maker eyes virtualized environments by snapping up flash caching software that integrates with VMware and Hyper-V.
Skyera Launches Second-Gen skyHawk All-Flash Arrays
October 29, 2014 -- New NAND-based systems pack over 100 TB of capacity in a space-saving 1U form factor.
Flash, SDS Help Lift EMC Sales in Q3
October 22, 2014 -- The company's fast-growing flash and software-defined storage portfolio help offset declines in high-end storage.
Flash and RAID: User Tips
October 16, 2014 -- How well does RAID work with flash data storage? Are standard RAID configurations the best bet?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.