Storage news ticker – June 21

Anomalo has expanded its platform that monitors the quality of structured data in data warehouses and data lakes to monitor…

Western Digital claims AI-optimized storage with new SSDs and HDD

Western Digital has defined a six-stage AI data cycle and introduced two new SSDs and a disk drive to match…

All-flash leads NetApp revenues higher

NetApp’s latest quarterly revenues swelled higher led by all-flash array demand. Revenues rose for the third successive time to $1.67…

Keepit makes big promises around its SaaS backup service

SaaS data protection vendor Keepit has set out its stall to win big in the relatively fledgling market. The firm…

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…

Users complain Apple's MacOS Sonoma screwed up their exFAT external drive access

Apple’s Sonoma MacOS screws around with non-Apple format external drives stopping content access, users have complained, saying that it has…

Infinidat unveils EPYC 4th gen InfiniBox arrays

Infinidat has upgraded its InfiniBox arrays to fourth-generation hardware with a higher level of performance and added cyber-protection, Azure support,…

Western Digital offers 6 TB portable disk drives

Western Digital has upped the capacity of its legacy 2.5-inch external portable disk drives from 5 TB to 6 TB.…

Toshiba demos 32 TB HAMR and 31 TB MAMR disk drives

Toshiba has demonstrated 30 TB-plus shingled disk drives using both heat-assisted and microwave-assisted recording technologies. Currently, Toshiba’s highest-capacity drives use…

Pure’s all-flash storage platforms: engineered for sustainability  

SPONSORED FEATURE: Highly sustainable IT systems are better for the long term health of our planet because they contribute less…

Analyst forecasts continued HDD sales beyond 2028

Analyst Coughlin Associates' latest Digital Storage Technology Newsletter sees no signs that SSDs are going to stop new hard disk…

Panasas pivots to SaaS under VDURA brand

Legacy parallel file system supplier Panasas is exiting the hardware biz and embracing the public cloud as it rebrands itself…

HPE launches cost-effective storage system for HPC and AI

HPE has built a downsized ClusterStor supercomputer storage array for entry-level and mid-range HPC and AI compute clusters. Update. C500…

Disk failure rates in datacenters are falling, says Backblaze

Cloud storage and data backup firm Backblaze has published the latest annual failure rates (AFRs) of the disk drives it…

Seagate pushes back against SSD dominance claims

HDD maker Seagate wants us to understand three truths about the myth of SSDs replacing disk drives: SSD prices will…

Storage news ticker – May 1

SaaS backup startup Alcion founder and CEO Niraj Tolia tweets: "Let me be blunt. On-prem backup is an evolutionary dead…

A guide: The ‘best’ storage devices for the main applications

A recently published guide has listed what it says are the best storage devices for multiple uses. The guide, from…

Dell pumps power higher for PowerProtect products

Dell has added faster PowerProtect appliances, enabled PowerProtect to back up all-flash PowerMax arrays, and introduced an AI copilot to…