Tag: hardware


Choosing the best Hardware Encrypted USB Flash Drive

July 26, 2018

Via: William Palmer

Lost or stolen data might be a nightmare for a company, as the growing complexity of security challenges push organizations to adopt strong security practices. As more and more users store sensitive information on their laptops, smartphones or portable storage […]

Cloud Storage

How Dropbox Re-architected Its Cloud to Use Higher-Density Storage

June 14, 2018

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Dropbox is revamping its cloud storage infrastructure to take advantage of higher-capacity storage technology, which it expects will reduce its data center footprint and cut costs. The popular cloud storage and collaboration company’s infrastructure team is replacing traditional storage drives […]

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 […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Intel Announces New 3D NAND Data Center SSDs

April 3, 2018

Via: The SSD Review

As the world’s stockpile of data continues to grow, Intel continues to bring to market industry-leading storage and memory products, pushing both form factor innovation and ever-increasing capacity.  Intel’s latest data center offerings, the SSD DC P4510 and P4511 series, […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Intel Introduces Its New P4510 Series SSD

March 30, 2018

Via: StorageReview

Intel introduced its new data center SSD that it is calling “cloud inspired, storage optimized,” the Intel SSD DC P4510 Series. The new drive series offers up to 8TB in capacity and better performance and QoS than the previous version. […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Unlimited 5 Year Endurance: The 100TB SSD from Nimbus Data

March 29, 2018

Via: Anandtech

Nimbus Data on Monday introduced its new lineup of ultra-high capacity SSDs designed to compete against nearline HDDs in data centers. The ExaDrive DC drives use proprietary controllers and NAND flash in custom packaging to offer up to 100 TB […]

Storage News&Tips

Western Digital Demos SD Card with PCIe x1 Interface, 880 MB/s Read Speed

March 28, 2018

Via: Anandtech

Western Digital demonstrated an experimental SD card featuring a PCIe Gen 3 x1 interface at Mobile World Congress. Meanwhile, the SD Card Association is calling upon the industry to adopt PCIe as a standard interface and to support the development […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Samsung 860 EVO SSD Review 1TB

March 28, 2018

Via: StorageReview

The Samsung 860 EVO 1TB is the mid-range capacity model of the company’s newest consumer SSD line, which was announced concurrently at CES 2018 with the Samsung 860 PRO. Like the previous generations of this immensely popular line, Samsung’s new […]

External hard drive, Hardware, Storage News&Tips

Backblaze’s Q417 HDD Reliability Report: Enterprise Premium Still In Question

February 2, 2018

Via: Tom's Hardware

Backblaze released its Q4 2017 hard drive failure statistics, and they continue to confound on the topic of enterprise-versus-consumer drive reliability. Cloud-backup provider Backblaze publishes hard drive reliability statistics from its data center every quarter. The startup has been keeping […]

Storage News&Tips

10 Hot Dell EMC Storage Products

January 30, 2018

Via: CRN

The key to Dell EMC storage sales returning to growth lies not only in a robust storage market, but a robust product line, and the company in the second have proved it could go toe-to-toe with the best with major […]