Pure Storage Intros Next-Gen All-Flash Enterprise Storage Arrays

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Company also introduced a new model for owning and managing enterprise storage called Evergreen Storage Read More. Enterprise Storage pure storage

IBM SoftLayer Adds Enterprise Cloud Storage Options

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Block and file storage now available in addition to object storage Read More. Cloud Computing IBM Storage

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PureStorage: The all-flash enterprise storage company


Pure Storage enables the broad deployment of flash in the data center. When compared to traditional disk-centric arrays, Pure Storage all-flash enterprise arrays are significantly faster and more efficient at a price point that is less than performance disk per gigabyte stored.

7 Common Mistakes in Enterprise Blockchain Projects


As the technology slides into the Trough of Disillusionment on the Gartner Hype Cycle, it’s vital that CIOs avoid pitfalls that can lead to disappointment and failure in enterprise blockchain projects. Challenges exist in terms of business case viability, governance maturity, technology maturity, availability of skills and even an underlying willingness to alter the way the core enterprise and industry works.”. Viewing blockchain technology purely as a database or storage mechanism.

HP Introduces XP7 Enterprise Storage

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HP introduces XP7 enterprise storage for mission critical applications, PernixData launches new features for its FVP virtualization software, Micron releases a new enterprise-class SATA SSD, and SanDisk announces 15 nanometer technology. Hewlett-Packard Storage flash micron pernixdata sandisk

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The Data Storage Explosion

Cloud Musings

Cloud computing innovation will power enterprise transformation in 2018. Cloud growth is also driving a rapid rise in the storage market, exacerbating the enterprise challenge around storage cost and complexity.

Storage Deflation?

Chuck's Blog - EMC

While it’s true that I now work for VMware, I came from the storage hardware business.     And I think I could construct a plausible argument that we are in a sustained deflationary period for storage capacity: disks and arrays.  Storage

Understanding the Role of Flash Storage in Enterprise IT

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With new types of storage and ecosystem requirements, organizations have been looking to solid-state and flash technologies for help. Enterprise Storage cloud flash vdiBut what are the specific use cases? Is it a complementary or a replacement platform? Read More.

Scality upgrades for enterprise adoption of object storage and S3

Computer Weekly

Object storage specialist Scality recognises de facto supremacy of Amazon S3 and includes directory features to allow enterprise production use of object-based private and public cloud storage

Open source storage hits the mainstream

Computer Weekly

Open source storage has gained mainstream acceptance in high performance computing, analytics, object storage, cloud (OpenStack) and NAS use, but can it crack the enterprise

Enterprise Cloud Storage Startup Nasuni Raises $10M

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Cloud Computing Storage nasuni Said to be few years away from IPO, Nasuni has raised $53 million to date. Read More.

The Ascent of Object Storage

Cloud Musings

Over the past few years, the data storage market has changed radically. The traditional hierarchy of directories, sub-directories, and files referred to as file storage has given way to object storage , individual storage objects.

Enterprise Storage: How to Manage the Inevitable

Data Center Knowledge

The vast majority of IT departments are experiencing enormous increases in the demand for storage and computing power. Jason Phippen is Head of Global Product and Solutions Marketing for SUSE. Few, if any, will have the budget to meet rising requirements that continue to outpace the growth of their. Industry Perspectives

NetApp and Equinix Plug Enterprise Storage into Azure Cloud via Private Links

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Deal another attempt to make public cloud more comfortable for enterprises Read More. Enterprise Equinix Microsoft Storage netapp

Three Storage Trends Shaking Up the Enterprise

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As storage becomes a larger and larger aspect of an overall IT environment, companies are beginning to not only understand, but witness firsthand the expense of the integrated system model.

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From Storage Admin To Storage Service Manager

Chuck's Blog - EMC

I''ve been talking to storage people in IT for about 20 years now.    Sure, the new technology is always interesting -- but what storage folks are always interested in is how does this change things?  Software Defined Storage Is More Than Marketing.

Software Defined Storage Startup Brings OpenStack Swift Object Storage Into the Enterprise

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Cloud Computing Storage With release 2.0, SwiftStack comes out of stealth, announcing eBay and HP Helion as flagship customers Read More.

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The Future of Storage

Cloud Musings

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of doing a Blab on advanced storage with Daniel Newman and Eric Vanderburg. We covered some pretty interesting points on enterprise storage challenges, advanced storage trends and flash.

Software-Defined Storage -- Reading

Chuck's Blog - EMC

For those of you interested in software-defined storage, I wanted to point you to two pieces (written by me) that you might find useful.   It''s a quick read, and doesn''t require that you be an enterprise architect to follow along. software defined storage VMware

Enterprise Storage Heats Up ? Again! - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

What I Mean When I Say "Enterprise Storage" » January 14, 2013. Enterprise Storage Heats Up – Again! Once you spend any time inside the storage marketplace, you'll come to appreciate there are many segments and subsegments.  mobile enterprise.

Let's Talk Software-Defined Storage?

Chuck's Blog - EMC

Next Tuesday Dec 10th at 12noon eastern, I''ll be hosting a webinar entitled " Software-Defined Storage: An Enterprise Architect''s Perspective " over on BrightTalk. software defined storage Just a quick note?

Google Invests in Avere, a Data Center Storage Supercharger

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Startup’s technology “hides latency” to and from enterprise storage clusters Read More. Featured Google Storage

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Nimble Storage Launches New Converged Infrastructure Solution

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Flash-optimized strorage provider Nimble Storage announced SmartStack - a new converged infrastructure solution that allows enterprises to address the storage performance challenges for desktop and server virtualization workloads in a single converged infrastructure stack.

HPE to Buy Flash-Storage Company Nimble for $1B

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Deals Hewlett Packard Enterprise StorageGiant seeking faster-growing businesses to offset decline in older product sales and cloud competition Read More.

The New Storage Buyer

Chuck's Blog - EMC

The same is true with enterprise IT vendors: you know your buyer.     When it comes to storage, it’s been the same way for as long as I can remember: the storage team makes the recommendation.  But what if a relatively new storage buyer is emerging? 

EMC Goes for Hyper-Consolidation of Enterprise Storage With VMAX³, TwinStrata Acquisition

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Latest VMAX³ arrays enable delivery of cloud, mobility, data protection services on the arrays themselves via Hypermax storage hypervisor Read More. Storage Virtualization EMC twinstrata

Considering The Next Wave Of Storage Automation

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From the time enterprise data centers sprang into existence, we’ve had this burning desire to automate the heck out of them. a nice chunk of new technology has been introduced to help automate perhaps the most difficult part of the data center – storage.

Four Big Reasons Why Enterprises are Embracing Object Storage


The days of terabyte data storage are quickly becoming history for many organizations. Now, many enterprises are managing petabytes of data to provide a myriad of data intensive services from media streaming to file backups.

Dell Updates Storage and Systems for the Enterprise

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At the Dell Enterprise Forum EMEA 2014 this week in Frankfurt, Dell introduced new storage and systems management solutions designed to dramatically speed application response times, strengthen the ties among data center technologies and simplify IT operations. Dell Storage

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Datrium: Server powered enterprise storage with speed, simplicity and saving


Datrium provides a new class of storage called Server Powered Storage. It brings the best of server-side storage functions and enterprise grade management together in a solution with elastic performance. Bob Gourley.

Storage: Demand And Supply

Chuck's Blog - EMC

That boring stuff -- storage -- is where we keep all of the interesting information we care to own.    The size and growth of the storage market can often be a rough proxy for economic macro-trends such as aggregate capital investment, shifts to digital business models, and more. 

How EMC IT Does Storage

Chuck's Blog - EMC

You might be used to getting storage advice from a storage vendor, but the better source might be to speak to someone in their IT group.   EMC is a well-regarded $20B+ global enterprise in a highly competitive industry.  What Storage Might Look Like In Five Years.

Cloudian Integrates With Hortonworks for Hadoop-Ready Distributed Storage

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Cloudian stitches commodity hardware into smart distributed storage systems, which can now also behave like Hadoop clusters Read More. Big Data Enterprise Storage

Enterprise storage meets HPC with DDN SFA14KXi all flash array

Computer Weekly

High performance computing specialist aims at analytics- and transaction-heavy workloads in the enterprise with its upgraded Intel Broadwell-powered SFA array, the 14KXi

Dell Beefs Up Data Center Storage Lineup

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Launches new entry-level and enterprise storage offerings, new integration with software-defined solutions portfolio, using Microsoft Storage Spaces Read More. Dell Storage

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