Intel confirms Optane DIMM and SSD speed

Intel has revealed Optane DIMM and SSD read latency numbers. Optane DIMMs and SSDs use 3D XPoint memory, which is non-volatile, faster than NAND but slower than DRAM, and, we understand, based on Phase Change Memory cells. Intel 3D XPoint...

IBM enlists Nvidia for full-stack AI build-out

The 9:3 configuration refers to 9 x DGX-1 servers and 3 x Spectrum Scale NVMe all-flash appliances. IBM...

HPE’s Neri hails storage market share gains

After growing faster than the storage market in its latest quarter, HPE expects to keep on doing that in 2019, buoyed by...

18 storage news bites pack very pleasant crunch

Eighteen storage news bites today for your delectation. four are light bites and 14 are snacks. Cloudiness, containerisation, data backup and predictions...

Self-driving cars! The Quantum of some solace for ailing tape vendor

CEO Jamie Lerner is taking Quantum into vertical markets with a front and central focus on StorNext, its scale out filesystem manager....
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VMware rules HCI market (true)

Our thanks to VMware VP Lee Caswell who has published some extracts of a recent 451 Research survey of hyperconverged system vendor installed system market share. Look at the chart below and...

Taejin Infotech gets up to speed in SPC-1 league table

Taejin Infotech has established the best price/performance for million-plus IOPS arrays in the SPC-1 benchmark. Earlier this week we noted the emergence of a new SPC-1 price/performance class with Korean...

Measure for Measure: SPC-1 benchmark yields new class of storage price-performer

Korea’s Telecommunications Technology Association (TTA) has filed an SPC-1 benchmark ranking seventh in the performance list, and cementing a new performance and price-performance grouping within the SPC-1 rankings. The organisation filed...

While giants sleep. HYCU sneaks into Nutanix and Google Cloud Platform backup

Enterprise backup is a huge and overcrowded market. But HYCU, a new arrival on the block, thinks it has found a couple of lucrative backwaters that are underserved by competitors.
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Samsung parades 4TB SSD in the consumer quad

Samsung has started shipping the 860 QVO, a 4TB QLC consumer SSD.  QLC means quad-level cell flash and 4bits...

NetApp declares multi-cloud love for Azure, GCP and Salesforce

NetApp is bulking out its public cloud offering with three new services for Azure, Google Cloud Platform and Salesforce.

Delphix fixes AWS RDS data copy inertia and friction

Delphix virtualizes Amazon’s Relational Database Service in new ways beyond logical replication, and farms out test and dev copies in minutes.

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