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Storage News&Tips

Storbyte Solves Garbage Collection, Write-Cliff, Write Amplification, Over Provisioning Solid-State Storage Problem

June 15, 2018

Via: StorageNewsletter

Storbyte announced it has solved the solid-state storage ‘write cliff’ problem without the overprovisioning or complex workarounds required by flash array vendors. Write-cliff conditions are all too familiar to flash storage manufacturers, as is the common performance and endurance deficiencies […]


Storage News&Tips

We Found a Prototype 4 TB Intel QLC SSD with 500 P/E Cycles

June 11, 2018

Via: Anandtech

The storage industry is getting exciting again. In order to increase capacity of NAND SSDs, there are two different routes being taken: either increase the number of bits per cell from 3bpc (TLC) to 4bpc (QLC) for a 33% increase, […]


Storage News&Tips

Broadcom’s Chips for Data Centers Offset Smartphone Weakness

June 8, 2018

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Ian King (Bloomberg) — Broadcom Inc. reaffirmed its revenue forecast for the current period and reported profit that beat estimates, indicating robust sales of chips used in data-center networks are helping to make up for lackluster demand in the smartphone […]


Cloud Storage, Storage News&Tips

Maxta Supports Private Cloud Infrastructure

June 7, 2018

Via: StorageNewsletter

Maxta Inc., a software provider that supports multiple hypervisors, announced support for Red Hat, Inc.’s OpenShift Container Platform, providing a private cloud infrastructure along with support for Red Hat Virtualization. Building on Maxta’s VMware Escape Pod announcement last September, the […]


Hardware, Solid State Drive, Storage News&Tips

Cine GearExpo: DCP1000 and DCU1000 PCIe NVMe SSD Solutions From Kingston

June 7, 2018

Via: StorageNewsletter

Kingston Digital, Inc. announced its DCP1000 and forthcoming DCU1000 PCIe NVMe solid-state solutions are helping drive needed efficiencies, increased productivity and reducing time-to-market for 4K+ episodic television, feature films, boutique commercial companies, virtual production applications and more. Recently deployed in […]


Hardware, Solid State Drive, Storage News&Tips

Marvell Announces New NVMe™ Series of SSD Controllers

June 6, 2018

Via: The SSD Review

Marvell is announcing their newest series of NVMe solid-state drive (SSD) controllers for high-performance PC client and edge computing applications, as well as for mainstream use. These latest Gen 3×4 PCIe SSD controllers, designated as the 88SS1084 (4-channel) and 88SS1100 […]


Storage News&Tips

Corsair introduces true RGB memory for a completely lit setup

June 4, 2018

Via: TechRadar

Corsair has given its Vengeance series PC memory a serious RGB upgrade along with two new tempered glass cases to show it all off in. The Corsair Vengeance RGB has been around for a few years, but now the Pro […]


Storage News&Tips, Uncategorized

How to add an SSD to your laptop

May 30, 2018

Via: PCWorld

There is one upgrade that will universally improve a laptop’s performance: adding an SSD. This is a particularly attractive upgrade for budget laptops, which typically come with a hard drive. That’s the case with the extremely popular Acer Aspire E […]


Flash Drive, Hardware, Storage News&Tips

Best SD and microSD memory cards of 2018 for cameras, drones and more

May 21, 2018

Via: TechRadar

In 2018 there are now so many devices that require memory cards, from phones and cameras, to laptops, security cameras, drones and much more – so our list of the best SD cards money can buy can help ensure you […]


Storage News&Tips

Cisco Slides After Forecasts Miss Most Optimistic Views

May 17, 2018

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Cisco Systems Inc. shares slipped after the network-equipment maker’s fourth-quarter forecasts fell short of Wall Street’s most optimistic projections. Before the company provided its outlook for the current period, the stock had surged 32 percent in a year, last week […]