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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Pure Storage Raises $225M for All-Flash Arrays
April 23, 2014 -- The flash storage "pure" play hauls in hundreds of millions of dollars in a bid to displace disk in the data center.
Nimble Storage's Hybrid Arrays Get Citrix VDI Nod
April 21, 2014 -- The company's flash-optimized arrays are certified for Citrix's XenDesktop VDI platform.
OCZ Readies New Flash SQL Accelerator
April 11, 2014 -- Now a Toshiba subsidiary, the flash data storage vendor teases a new PCIe server add-on card and software combo that speeds SQL workloads.