OCZ RAID-0 PCIe SSD--Speed, Glorious Speed! June 13, 2011
-- OCZ is doing some pretty cool stuff lately. For example, at the recent Computex show, they introduced the OCZ Z-Drive, an R4 88 PCIe SSD that has eight SandForce SF-2281 SSD controllers in a RAID-0 configuration.
ESG Lab Review: EMC Greenplum DCA June 10, 2011
-- Big data has become a big challenge as organizations look to revamp their infrastructures and processes to scale to accommodate steep growth rates without the equivalent cost curve.
OCZ Hybrid PCIe drive June 9, 2011
-- I'm still looking over the postings around Computex 2011, and I found something else very interesting--a Hybrid PCIe drive. OCZ was showing what they called "RevoDrive Hybrid" that is a PCIe SSD and an HD, all on the same PCIe card.
Schools Need to Teach About I/O June 6, 2011
-- CS and EE students need to learn about I/O and storage along with the advantages and disadvantages of various languages and methods. In most cases, they're not.
What Is Data Managenment? June 3, 2011
-- Lately, I've been getting requests from various people for 'data management plans.' In theory, some sort of plan that manages data and makes life better sounds great. The problem is, no one seems to know what 'data management' is.
ESG Lab Review: DataCore SANsymphonyV June 2, 2011
-- ESG Lab evaluated SANsymphony-V with an eye on assessing the value of infrastructure-wide storage virtualization including centralized management, ease of use, capacity efficiency, data mobility, and performance.