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Seagate touts five-year no-touch 1.9PB SAS JBOD with autonomous regeneration

Seagate has announced its Exos CORVAULT, a 1.9PB SAS JBOD taking up just four rack units, providing 19PB in a full rack — if your floor can...

It’s HAMR time. Seagate hooks up with Showa Denko to develop heat-assisted magnetic recording...

Heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR) needs new recording media on disk platter surfaces. One solution is in the works from Seagate, which has partnered with platter and media...

Disky business: DRAM array cacher Infinidat adds faster solid state array to extend Infinibox...

High-end array supplier Infinidat has announced its first all flash array as a higher-performance  extension to its existing disk-based Infinibox line, using the same DRAM-cached architecture and...

Dell’s CloudIQ storage health and performance checker adds security status monitoring

Dell EMC has introduced cybersecurity features into CloudIQ, its AIOps application for Dell EMC IT infrastructure products. CloudIQ supports PowerMAX, PowerStore, PowerScale, PowerProtect, VxBLock,...

Happy days: IDC sings good storage forecast news song

It’s a good market to be in. IDC has increased its disk drive and SSD revenue and capacity forecasts for the 2020–2025 period, citing increased demand pretty...

Toshiba disks get 2-gen leg-up from flux control

Flux control MAMR gives Toshiba two more real density increase generations from current disk drive recording technology without having to develop a new recording medium.

Your occasional storage digest with DNA storage, a new IDC Tracker and more

New things are the theme of this week’s roundup, with DNA storage prospects explained in a white paper, and IDC setting up a software-defined infrastructure tracking report....

Quantum gives ActiveScale a sizable upgrade

Quantum has taken the ActiveScale object storage business it bought from Western Digital and given it a significant upgrade with new hardware and software.

Analyst IDC: Is that a blip? Nope, it’s some actual external storage growth after...

IDC’s beancounters reported a small 1.7 per cent rise in enterprise external OEM storage systems revenues in 2021’s first quarter, to $6.7bn from $6.57bn the year before....

StorONE’s SSD supply crisis survival guide

StorONE has announced there is a current and growing SSD supply crisis, caused by the pandemic and cryptocurrency mining and farming. It has a user survival strategy:...