AMI releases storage analysis tool

One of the world’s biggest makers of BIOS for PCs and servers wants to become a big name in IT infrastructure analysis for storage capacity. American Megatrends Inc. (AMI) has released a software

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Storage system sales rebound

It was a merry holiday season for companies selling external disk storage systems, according to a report, with worldwide factory revenues up 2.4 per cent to US$6.9 billion in the last three months

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Canadian startup to offer on-premise storage as a service

One of the hardest things IT administrators try to do is predict their storage needs for the coming year. Adding to the enterprise storage area network is one option, cloud storage is another.

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Amazon upgrades data warehouse service

Last February, Amazon Web Services rolled out its cloud-based data warehouse Redshift, positioning it as an alternative to costly on-premise products in the large enterprise space. Today, AWS said its latest tweak to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Cisco unwraps flash storage line, more severs for UCS

Ever since flash hard drives began to be commercially viable, enterprises have hungered for their speed to power certain applications. Cisco Systems Inc. took the hint and last fall bought a New Jersey

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IBM Q4 report reflects shift to cloud delivery models

IBM Corp’s fourth quarter earnings report for 2013, which shows a year-to-year slide in its hardware business coupled with a giant leap in its Internet-based services offering, is a sign the company is

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IBM pushes out sixth generation X-architecture severs

IBM Corp. has freshed its X-architecture for x86-based servers, saying the sixth-generation improvements are aimed at analytic and cloud workloads "Our enterprise X-Architecture for x86-based servers and solutions delivers high performance and the

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New chips promise faster computing

New computer chips that have instant-on capabilities found in tablet devices but also provide higher performance, will change the way people use personal computers, according to an industry analyst. Continuing research in solid-state

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HP overhauls storage, backup and archive products

There are tremendous pressures on IT departments these days because of virtualization, mobility and analytics. They all have one thing in common: expanding the amount of data being stored. The simple answer is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 9th, 2013 Howard Solomon