IBM AI storage supports Nvidia’s A100 GPU powerhouse

IBM's Storage for Data and AI portfolio now supports the recently announced Nvidia DGX A100, which is designed for analytics and AI workloads. David...

Huawei plans 20TB SMR drive for OceanStor Pacific storage array

Huawei is planning to use 20TB SMR drives in its OceanStor Pacific, a mass data storage "array for the 5G era". Launched last month,...

Your occasional storage digest featuring Couchbase, Delphix, Excelero, Kioxia and Wasabi and more

This week's storage digest features two funding rounds concluded in the pandemic, and data virtualizer Delphix declaring its original data source coverage mission is complete. We move...

Dell teases PowerScale unified storage array

Dell will launch a unified unstructured storage array line next month, deputy chairman Jeff Clarke said yesterday. In prepared remarks about the company's...

Pure earnings beats pandemic, CEO recovers from covid-19

Pure Storage has reported growing quarterly earnings that shrugged off the initial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, but it thinks next quarter will be flat.
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Stellus, a Samsung-backed flash array startup, loses sales head

Ken Grohe, the chief revenue officer at Stellus Technologies, has left the company. We take note because the Samsung-backed startup launched its first product,...

NetApp revenue decline accelerated by pandemic

NetApp's fourth quarter ended April 24 deteriorated as the pandemic struck and exacerbated product and cloud sales weaknesses. NetApp’s final 2020 quarter revenues were...

Pavilion Data adds S3 object storage to parallel all-flash array

Pavilion Data has fulfilled a road map promise to add S3-protocol object storage to the RF100 multi-controller all-flash array At launch last month...

Will NVMe become the universal block storage access protocol?

Facebook’s virtual OCP summit earlier this month hosted two provocative presentations that suggested NVMe could become a universal block access protocol. How realistic is this prospect?

Infinidat ‘pours NVMe-oF rocket fuel’ on DRAM caching fire

Infinidat has added NVMe-oF support to its storage array operating system, in a move intended to preserve its speed advantage over all-flash rivals. Today's...

Your occasional storage digest including Arcserve, Excelero and WekaIO

There's a lot of teamwork going on in data storage land as suppliers piggyback on each other's strengths. We see it with Arcserve and Sophos, WekaIO and...

Diamanti’s hyperconverged hardware with offload smarts runs container workloads faster

Interview A set of containers that would need 20 servers to run in a VM-based environment would need fewer than 4 servers to run in a bare-metal...

Your occasional storage digest featuring Nvidia, InfiniteIO, Memverge, Nutanix and Sony’s PS5 SSD

It’s all about more and more speed and faster disaster recovery in this week’s roundup. Read on, Nvidia DGX A100 GPU server

Dell pours Liqid fuel into AMD EPYC 7442 dragster

We already knew Liqid’s PCIe 4.0 SSD was fast - and now Liqid with Dell help has proved it. Liqid makes composable systems using...

Enterprise SSDs are ten times the price of nearline disk drives

Enterprise SSD sales are rising sharply but so too are nearline disk drive sales, according to a TrendFocus SSD industry review of the first 2020 quarter. Nearline...

StorONE challenges storage array makers to stop hiding prices

StorONE CEO Gal Naor today challenged storage array vendors to reveal their prices in public. "Buying an enterprise storage system shouldn’t be as hard as buying a...

Disk drives will still store more than half of the world’s data in 2024

Update: Media share information added and StorageSphere difference from DataSphere added. Disk drives will store 54 per cent of the world’s data in 2024,...

Samsung hails the rise of ruler SSDs for the data centre

Samsung has introduced its first 'ruler' SSD and says the new format opens the door to large increases in server flash capacity. The...