Storage news ticker – April 11

Reuters reports that AWS has lost an S3 and Dynamo DB patent infringement case brought by Kove IO. The jury…

VAST Data ports software to Google Cloud

VAST Data has ported its Data Platform software to Google’s cloud enabling users to spin up VAST clusters there. Update:…

Pure Storage: We are the AI data platform – part 2

We quiz Pure's VP for R&D Shawn Rosemarin on AI training, inference and Retrieval Augmented Generation. The first part of…

Dell amplifies AI workload support with Intel Gaudi3

Dell has added Intel Gaudi3 GPU support to its XE9680 server and ported APEX File Storage to Azure in support…

Storage news ticker – April 9

Apache released Airflow 2.9, the latest version of the popular open source project, a data orchestration tool with more than…

YMTC extends QLC flash endurance to match TLC

Chinese NAND manufacturer Yangtze Technology Memory Corporation (YMTC) has extended the endurance of QLC flash to match that of TLC.…

Quantum flashifies ActiveScale object storage

Storage manager and protector Quantum has added a Z200 all-flash product to its ActiveScale object storage line with a focus…

Storage news ticker – March 27

DataStax has integrated with Microsoft's Semantic Kernel to help developers build retrieval-augmented generation (RAG) applications and vectorize data with Astra DB…

Storage news ticker – March 22

After running its IPO, Astera Labs saw its shares, initially priced at $36/share, soar by 72 percent on March 20,…

Micron roars back to profitability thanks to AI boom

Flash memory and storage producer Micron topped its own financial guidance for Q2 of fiscal '25 ended February 29, on…

Samsung to offer SSDs on subscription

Samsung has published a blog discussing customers renting its petabyte-scale SSD (PBSSD) architecture products through a MinIO partnership. It's not…

Storage news ticker – March 20

Data streamer Confluent announced that its Flink service is now available on AWS, Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure. The cloud-native…

Pure Storage unveils anti-hallucination AI tech at Nvidia's GTC

Pure Storage is announcing anti-hallucinatory Retrieval-Augmented Generation (RAG) reference architectures at Nvidia’s GTC event to add an organization’s own data…

Quicksilver Western Digital QLC flash gumstick faster than stolid TLC predecessor

Like Solidigm, Western Digital claims its QLC gumstick flash can replace TLC flash and, in fact, is better than the…

Pure looks beyond DRAM limitations to scale SSD capacities

Pure Storage says SSDs will struggle to get past 30 TB capacities because of DRAM limitations. Shawn Rosemarin Shawn Rosemarin,…

Storage news ticker – March 15

ETL connector biz Airbyte announces that there are more than 5,000 data connectors, created by users with the Airbyte no-code…

Weka shines in cloud performance and efficiency benchmark

Weka running in the public cloud has made big gains in the SPECstorage Solutions 2020 benchmark arena with clear wins…

Equinix brings in Google head as CEO to scale data services

Global datacenter services heavyweight Equinix is to replace its CEO as part of a planned transition in "late Q2." Update.…