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Western Digital aims to boost NVMe SSD share with this one cunning virtualization trick

Western Digital today introduced its ME200 memory extension NVMe SSD. This uses a hypervisor to implement a software memory management unit which adds SSD capacity into the...

Faster, cheaper: Pavilion packs massive monolithic features into mini-NVMe array

Pavilion Data Systems, an NVMe array startup, has added encryption at rest to its RF100 series appliance. Pavilion's array is a radical architectural change...

Lenovo sets SPC-1 price performance record

Lenovo has set a price performance record of $91.76 per 1,000 SPC-1 IOPS (KIOPS), breaking its previous record of $93.29 by 1.6 per cent.

Qumulo co-founder Peter Godman quits the company

Peter Godman, a co-founder and CTO of scale-out filer startup Qumulo has quit. It was confirmed to industry commentator and event organiser Philippe Nicolas...

To INFINIBOX and beyond! Infinidat preps NVMe-oF upgrade for high-end array

Infinidat looks set to add ultra-fast NVMe-over-Fabrics access to its INFINIBOX arrays. The company has not gone public yet but a source tells me...

Making light of Quantum storage in the ultra-cold atom cloud

Quantum computing inched a little closer with a demonstration of quantum memory using light pulses stored in a cloud of ultra-cold rubidium atoms. The...

Stealth startup Pliops unveils plans for storage processor

Pliops has emerged from stealth mode to herald its ambition to develop “the next generation NAND flash Storage Processors”. These are intended for use in disaggregated and hyperconverged storage...

Intel bakes Optane DIMM support into Cascade Lake AP

Intel today announced its Cascade Lake Advanced Performance AP Xeon processor with Optane memory support. The high-end server chip ships at the end of...

Fujitsu preps NVMe storage line

Fujitsu this week launched the ETERNUS DX89000 high-end array (tune in here for my write-up).  I was struck by the absence of NVMe drive and NVMe-oF fabric...

Burlywood gets flash with NVMe

Burlywood has added NVMe protocol support for its customisable SSD controller software. And it is easy to see why. As Tod Earhart, founder and CEO of...