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Western Digital promises 40TB MAMR drives by 2025

December 12, 2017


Western Digital has announced the creation of the world’s first hard drive based around microwave-assisted magnetic recording (MAMR) technology, which it claims will allow it to scale standard 3.5″ hard drives up to 40TB. Unveiled by Western Digital’s Mike Cordano […]

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Caringo Object Storage Reaches Beyond at NAB

December 7, 2017

Via: Caringo

Yesterday, we announced the integration of Caringo Swarm Object Storage with the Reach Engine intelligent content platform. We are showcasing this solution at the NAB Show New York this week. This seamless integration was designed to power the new era […]

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Cisco brings intent-based networking to the data center

December 1, 2017

Via: Data Center Cage

A decade ago, one of the big knocks on Cisco was that its products were difficult to deploy and often even harder to manage. Over the past few years, though, particularly since Chuck Robbins took the helm as CEO, the […]

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Lustre Enhances Flexibility for Big Data Era

November 30, 2017

Via: HPCwire

Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Intel Corporation have wrapped up a three year project aimed at giving users of Lustre, the Department of Energy’s preferred parallel file system, more flexibility. And the results are impressive. Lustre is […]

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Dell Announces Container Storage Interface Support for REX-Ray v0.10

September 11, 2017

Via: StorageReview

Dell Technologies has announced that the newest version of its REX-Ray technology, the company’s open source container orchestration engine created by open source organization {code}, has marked a new breakthrough: version v0.10 offers the first-ever plugins enabled by the Container […]

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It’s What You Do with Data That Makes It Matter

September 8, 2017

Via: PureStorage

All-flash arrays (AFAs), which are Pure Storage’s area of expertise, offer a number of advantages over traditional storage solutions, particularly compared to spinning hard-disk drives (HDDs), including: A consistent level of fast performance and low latency at a better cost-to-performance […]

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MapR Extends Big Data Reach to Storage

September 5, 2017

Via: IT Business Edge

MapR Technologies started out life as one of a few providers of a distribution of Hadoop. Since then, MapR has built an entire distributed computing framework on top of Hadoop. MapR this week extended that framework into the realm of […]

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The Role of an Adaptive Data Center in an Anytime, Anywhere World

August 31, 2017

Via: Data Center Frontier

The effects of an anytime, anywhere world are felt across industries. Retail, healthcare, agriculture, transportation, manufacturing, energy. No sector goes untouched by the growth of digital business. Whether it’s B2B or B2C, customers expect more from the goods and services […]

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Three Big Misconceptions About Secondary Storage

August 30, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Secondary storage continues to evolve as hybrid cloud goes from novel approach to standard best practice. Protecting unstructured data through backups and archiving is critical for enterprises for a number of reasons, including securing intellectual property in the event of […]

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Edge Data Centers in the Self-Driving-Car Future

July 27, 2017

Via: Data Center Knowledge

If you listen to analysts and tech evangelists, the next few years will see a big wave of deployment of computing clusters in cities, at cell-tower sites and telco central offices, in big-box retail outlets, airports, and manufacturing plants. These […]