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Pure Storage CTO discusses future scalability challenges in data storage

Pure Storage's International CTO thinks we’re rushing towards scalability limits in storage, networking, and software dataset size. Alex McMullan offered Pure Storage's stance on the scalability topic, its dimensions and...

Energy efficient storage candidate ULTRARAM moves to production

Lancaster University spinout firm Quinas has sealed £1.1 million ($1.42 million) in new project funding from a UK government investment vehicle, to coordinate the first step towards volume production...

Nutanix reports solid revenue rise, signs Dell deal to aid VMware migration

Nutanix notched up yet another quarter of solid revenue, ARR and customer count growth in its latest SEC results report and signed a deal with Dell aimed at capturing...

Storage news ticker – May 28, 2024

Data intelligence supplier Alation has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) "In Process" status and gained a listing on FedRAMP Marketplace at a Moderate impact level. Alation's partnership...

Nutanix expands AI initiatives with new partnerships

Nutanix is building on its Cisco deal, Broadcom’s VMware acquisition, the GenAI boom, containerization, PostgreSQL interest, and green initiatives with a slew of announcements at its .NEXT conference in...

Huawei launches A800 AI storage system

The A800 is a freshly released Huawei AI storage system designed to accelerate AI training on multi-petabyte datasets, featuring a scale-out architecture that supports 100 million IOPS and petabytes-per-second...

Peer Software’s multi-master on-prem, cloud and & cross-cloud replication

Jimmy Tam is Peer Software’s CEO and reckons Peer’s multi-master replication is something that cloud file data services gateways can’t match. Tam talked about this in a briefing call and...

NetApp, Google preview retrieval-augmented generation AI toolkit

NetApp-hosted data can be used in RAG (retrieval-augmented generation) operations for Google’s Vertex AI platform in a previewed toolkit reference architecture. NetApp’s ONTAP software is provided as a first-party...
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Samsung to offer SSDs on subscription

Samsung has published a blog discussing customers renting its petabyte-scale SSD (PBSSD) architecture products through a MinIO partnership. It's not that Samsung actually has a petabyte-capacity SSD – more that...

CXL a no-go for AI training

Analysis. Computer Express Link (CXL) technology has been pushed into the backseat by the Nvidia GTC AI circus, yet Nvidia's GPUs are costly and limited in supply. Increasing their...

Developing AI workloads is complex. Deciding where to run them might be easier

SPONSORED FEATURE: If artificial intelligence (AI) has been sending shockwaves through the technology world in recent years, the onset of generative AI over the last 18 months has been...
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Nebulon, blink twice if Nvidia really has absorbed you

There are some strange goings on at startup Nebulon. For much of Tuesday, February 13, its website redirected to a page on Nvidia's dotcom. And before the weekend, Nebulon...