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Your Easter enterprise storage getaway

We have picked out four themes for you in our Easter enterprise storage roundup: flash arrays are taking over from disk arrays; backup to the cloud...

Rising All-Flash Array tide fails to lift Pure, IBM and HPE boats

The all-flash array storage market is growing strong and Dell and NetApp are the winners. It is far too soon to pick out the losers, but can...

IBM storage hardware revenues fall for third quarter in a row

IBM’s storage hardware business fell in the first quarter, with poor DS8000 sales and weak mid-range performance to blame. Within IBM's overall Q1, FY2019...

Sony PlayStation 5 jump cuts to SSD for faster gaming

Sony’s next-generation PlayStation gaming console will use a solid-state drive for faster game loading and play. The current PlayStation 4 has a hard...

More storage river pointers to Cloud and Flash growth

Scanning the turbulent river that’s the storage market we can see four waves criss-crossing it this week that point to the strength of the cloud storage, flash...

StorPool, an Intel customer, runs slide rule over Optane DIMMs

Optane DIMM performance looks good for large databases and virtual machines (VMs) in memory mode and could be useful for metadata storage and write-back caching in app-direct...

Our SSD storage is for life

Optiarc, an optical archiving disk maker, has released three SSD products that ensure “storage for life a user will be able to maintain their content indefinitely.”...

Western Digital touts tiny flash card with massive write cycles for video surveillance

Western Digital has unveiled a microSD format flash card for video cameras that can sustain 3,000 write cycles and pump out data at 30MB/sec.

Intel launches Optane-accelerated QLC flash drive

Intel has made a dual non-volatile media drive that offers fast and slow access to a terabyte of data. The Optane-NAND gumstick format H10...

E8 practises scales for BeeGFS singalong

E8, the NVMe-oF array supplier, is backing up ThinkParQ’s clustered parallel file system to deliver files faster to high performance computing customers. ThinkParQ's product...