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More leads now! NetApp revamps sale leadership to speed up its act

NetApp has anointed a new sales leadership team under the helm of President César Cernuda. The members are: Rick Scurfield,...

Storage includes RAM, says UK Court of Appeal

A ruling in a court case in the UK concerning intercepts of encrypted EncroChat mobile phone messages has decided that data in the phone’s RAM was being...

IBM storage sales ride (slowly) in tandem with mainframe cycle

Analysis: Storage sales from IBM’s Systems unit declined in its fourth calendar quarter as the z15 mainframe cycle continues to wind down.  As The...

My Net Promoter Score is considerably better than yours

From time to time, vendors publish their Net Promotor Score (NPS) as a way to trumpet how great they are - and by extension how much better...

Micron’s good Q1fy21 results as DRAM industry cycle starts rebound

Micron has posted first fiscal 2021 quarter’s revenues of $5.77bn, up 12 per cent Y/Y. The US semiconductor maker chalked up net income of $803m for the...

In praise of the bezel (but make sure it’s a good one)

Bezels are a neglected aspect of data storage hardware, and I think that's a shame. Bezels are everywhere in data centres but their design...
Atlas LHC CERN 648

Case study: The UK server and storage company at the heart of CERN, UK...

Sponsored It’s one thing hearing a vendor talking about a new technology. The really interesting part comes when someone else puts that new technology into real systems,...

The terrible Tib, GiB and PiB game

The data storage industry uses MiB, GiB, TiB and PiB measures and different MB. GB, TB and PB measures and this confuses the heck out of many...

Nvidia plots invasion of the storage controllers

Nvidia is adding storage controller functions to its BlueField-2 SmartNIC card and is gunning for business from big external storage array vendors such as Dell, Pure and...

To infinitesimal and beyond! Micron extends DRAM roadmap

Micron has updated its DRAM roadmap from three to four cell shrink stages, enabling more DRAM capacity per wafer and lowering costs per GB.