Microsoft will use a blockchain to decentralize data for better control

April 4, 2018

Microsoft said on Monday, February 13, that it plans to use blockchain technology to give you more control over your digital identity. Alex Simons, director of program management at Microsoft’s Identity Division, says the company invested in incubating a set of […]

Zero One: How Channel Pivots to the Cloud

January 8, 2018

Category: Cloud Storage

Channel partners see a cloud bursting with opportunity, as small and mid-sized companies turn to the channel for help with cloud solutions. The problem, though, is that traditional channel models aren’t set up to take advantage of the cloud. In […]

What AI Can Do for Storage

December 6, 2017

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly moving from a general concept in the enterprise to a deployable solution that is producing concrete changes in the way basic functions are addressed. One key area that is ripe for a dose of intelligence […]

Storage Management

New IBM Mainframes Deliver More Capacity with Much Smaller Footprint

April 10, 2018

Via: Data Center Knowledge

IBM mainframes have existed since the early 1950s, but are getting new life today thanks to enterprise demand for both blockchain and mobile technologies. To meet this demand, IBM announced on Tuesday two new IBM mainframe systems that promise to […]

Storage News&Tips

NVIDIA Moves Fermi GPUs to Legacy Status, Ends Mainstream Driver Support for 32-bit Operating Systems

April 7, 2018

Via: Anandtech

This week, NVIDIA has announced that they are ending mainstream graphics driver support for Fermi-based GeForce GPUs. Effective as of this month (i.e. immediately), all Fermi products are being moved to legacy support status, meaning they will no longer receive […]

Cloud Storage

Google Announces Cloud TPU v2 Beta Availability for Google Cloud Platform

April 4, 2018

Via: Anandtech

This week, Google announced Cloud TPU beta availability on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP), accessible through their Compute Engine infrastructure-as-a-service. Using the second generation of Google’s tensor processing units (TPUs), the standard Cloud TPU configuration remains four custom ASICs and […]