Henry Newman writes that the run on SSD company acquisitions has a recurring theme in the industry that simply does not bode well.
Apache Hadoop, a software framework is gaining importance in IT portfolios. The FlexPod Select for Hadoop is an extension of FlexPod initiative built based on Cisco Common Platform Architecture (CPA) for Big Data for deployments that need enterprise class external storage array features. The solution offers a comprehensive analytic stack for big data that includes […]
Object Storage is a technology whose time has come. Exponential increases in the volumes of data being stored, the growing importance of metadata, the need for global access, and a transition to distributed cloudbased applications have pushed traditional block- and file-based storage beyond the breaking point. A new eBook offers timely insight into this important […]
NetApp distributed content repositories can help manage big data intelligently across geographies. Content is growing fast, and objects that must be stored are increasing in both size and lifespan. To help meet this challenge, NetApp provides content-repository solutions with data scalability, enterprise reliability, and object management. You can download the new Forrester Total Economic Impact™ […]
EMC has officially announced the refresh of the VNX line of storage technologies.
Over at VentureBeat, Sean Ludwig reports that Cleversafe, a provider of data storage products, has raised $55 million in its fourth round of funding to go after the big data and cloud business. Cleversafe is based in Chicago, and it’s notable for its dsNet object storage systems data protection system. Using what Cleversafe calls Storage Dispersal it solves […]
In this video from the DDN User Group Meeting at ISC’13, Jos van Wezel from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) presents: Large Scale Storage for Data Intensive Science at KIT. In building a high-speed Big Data grid with other leading research institutions, we have demonstrated the power of leading-edge technologies including DDN | WOS […]