Storage architectures News
May 08, 2017
Micron Technology launched its SolidScale storage architecture based on NVMe-oF technologies, with plans for branded appliances to start shipping later this year.
May 05, 2017
Dell EMC's annual conference will cover familiar IT and storage themes, such as cloud, flash and hyper-convergence. Check in for the latest information.
April 03, 2017
For the 15th year, Storage magazine has surveyed storage pros to learn about their IT spending trends for the coming months. As you'd expect, the cloud continues to pick up steam for both primary and secondary projects, while all-flash arrays and SSDs also rated highly. Hyper-converged interest, meanwhile, nearly doubled over 2016. See how your 2017 shopping list compares to today's IT spending trends.
When SSDs supplanted HDDs, it revealed many deficiencies in the traditional RAID array model. Storage vendors changed course, leading to the highly scalable, fast and reliable hyper-converged systems of today. Is it time to go all-in with hyper-convergence?
IT is rapidly evolving to keep pace with today's data-intensive business apps and trends, such as the internet of things. For storage, this means newer silicon tech, inherent analytics, embedding hybrid cloud tiering and (often) convergence with or hosting of core data processing directly, and new management techniques.
February 22, 2017
Open source in-memory data grid (IMDG) company Hazelcast has hit its 3.8 release iteration. What is an IMDG? This is a data structure that resides entirely in RAM and is distributed among multiple ...
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