FEATURE Nutanix appliance

Nutanix issues all-flash converged appliance for low-latency needs

As solid state drives increase in capacity, data centre equipment manufacturers are finding they can be packed in devices that...

October 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Data Storage

IBM to put Elastic Storage system on Power servers

IBM will announce an expansion of its Elastic Storage platform at a company conference this week, according to a report. Computerworld...

October 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Are consumer drives more reliable than enterprise-grade devices?

An ongoing study by a cloud service provider indicates that enterprise-focused hard drives from manufacturer Seagate are more likely to...

September 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Hitachi expands Content Platform

Hitachi Data Systems has expanded the capabilities of its object storage system. The Hitachi Content Platform now includes HPC Anywhere, for file...

June 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Data Storage

SanDisk acquisition broadens enterprise flash storage

Flash card maker SanDisk Corp. has been quietly moving into enterprise flash storage for some time. Last week it accelerated...

June 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Data Storage

HP says its all-flash array is equal to cost of spinning disk

LAS VEGAS – The advent of solid state hard drives has created a conundrum for IT managers: Flash drives offer...

June 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Data Storage

SolarWinds tweaks Storage Manager

SolarWinds has updated its storage performance and capacity management software with enhanced monitoring of EMC arrays, simpler charting and reporting the...

May 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

HP CEO Meg Whitman

HP to cut 11,000 to 16,000 more jobs

Hewlett-Packard Co. plans to axe between 11,000 and 16,000 positions from its operations worldwide by October 2015, adding to some...

May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

EMC's XtremeIO

EMC betting on flash array’s stability

LAS VEGAS – You might say EMC Corp. is in a gambling mood. At its annual EMC World conference here the...

May 6th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto