DIMM type News
April 28, 2017
Midrange NAS provider Synology America Corp. is expanding its FlashStation all-flash storage platform. Synology FlashStation FS2017, which became available April 27, is the "little brother" to the ...
March 21, 2017
New Intel Optane SSDs based on long-awaited 3D XPoint technology ship to early customers, promising up to eight times the performance over NAND flash-based NVMe PCIe SSDs.
February 27, 2017
Ed Walsh takes over as general manager of IBM storage to reignite sales. He says customers 'challenged by disruption' turn to flash storage to modernize IT.
September 08, 2016
Diablo Technologies and American Megatrends Inc. (AMI) partnered on memory channel flash storage servers for more than a year. The first fruits of the collaboration bloomed this week when AMI ...
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An NVDIMM (non-volatile dual in-line memory module) is hybrid computer memory that retains data during a service outage. Continue Reading
Using nonvolatile dual in-line memory modules instead of PCIe-connected NVMe SSDs in your virtual server equates to better speed and overall performance. Continue Reading
By 2020, what will the future data center look like? Take a peek at how networking, servers and storage will evolve in the next five years. Continue Reading
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There are many factors to consider when choosing between caching and tiering storage techniques to optimize storage. Knowing how and when to use either can make a big difference. Continue Reading
Adoption of protocols such as NVMe and memory bus-based flash DIMMs helps flash storage devices keep pace with the most demanding use cases. Continue Reading
Now that Optane products are on the market, the future of fast memory for storage and processing looks bright. But will Optane match the claims Intel has been making? Continue Reading
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Replacing all your HDDs with SSDs won't solve the storage issues associated with in-memory databases. Look to hyper-convergence and NVDIMMs instead. Continue Reading
Don't let unplanned downtime disrupt your data center. Conduct power cycling tests to proactively monitor systems and identify hardware failures in a contained, orderly way. Continue Reading
Video and other multimedia production is no longer the exclusive domain of Hollywood studios and post-production services. Today, companies of all kinds have video and audio operations that rival that of professional media outfits. And those multimedia activities bring special storage requirements. Find out how today's video storage system is built from the ground up for multimedia, how tape can play a big role and why new digital video technologies are pushing the storage envelope.
Backup appliances started out as niche products for smaller businesses, but caught on fast. Now, these products are available in configurations able to support enterprise workloads, and many of the major storage vendors have rolled out their versions of these all-in-one products. Learn more about today's backup appliance market as well as what's up with "traditional" disk products.
Snapshots and replication have become popular data protection tools in today's virtual environments. But choosing the right approach for your shop can be confusing due to the wide variety of options available. This feature takes a look at the strengths and weaknesses of various snapshot techs and offers advice on choosing the right approach for your needs.Continue Reading
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Many hypervisors have features that can prevent memory-related problems from escalating into devastating server crashes. Continue Reading
Learn how PCIe-based server-side flash stacks up against emerging in-memory flash technology in this tip from Marc Staimer of Dragon Slayer Consulting. Continue Reading
Load-reduced DIMM allows for more memory and decreased latency than on-server memory typically has. So how does it compare to other DIMM designs? Continue Reading