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2016 Flash Innovation Leaders

2016 Flash Innovation Leaders

| August 19, 2016 | Reply

IT Brand Pulse presented innovation awards at Flash Memory Summit, based on voting of IT pros in the annual Flash Storage brand leader surveys. This year’s survey also incorporated NVMe into new and existing product categories. “The IT Brand Pulse leader awards reflect the judgment of major customers and key IT personnel at important data centers. […]

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Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI

Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI

| August 18, 2016 | Reply

It used to be simple: Fibre Channel was for the enterprise and iSCSI was for small to midsize businesses. Like everything else in IT, it’s not so cut-and-dried anymore.

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Dell First Out of the Chute With 32GbFC Server Adapters

Dell First Out of the Chute With 32GbFC Server Adapters

| June 21, 2016 | Reply

QLogic announced new Gen 6 32Gb Fibre Channel HBAs with QLogic StorFusion technology for Dell PowerEdge Servers. This positions Dell as the first server OEM to offer 32Gb FC adapters on its 13th generation servers.The new QLE274x-DEL HBAs are available immediately in single and dual-port configurations and with standard height and low profile brackets. According to QLogic, […]

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DataCore Sets SPC-1 Record using Fibre Channel Storage

DataCore Sets SPC-1 Record using Fibre Channel Storage

| June 21, 2016 | Reply

DataCore today announced new record-breaking performance results for high-availability hyper-converged storage solutions, demonstrating the effectiveness of DataCore™ Parallel I/O technology in harnessing the untapped power of multi-core processors and disrupting the status quo of the storage industry. The new results are sure to send a wake-up call to a storage community obsessed with debating how […]

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QLogic Exceeds Revenue and EPS Guidance for Third Quarter

QLogic Exceeds Revenue and EPS Guidance for Third Quarter

| February 2, 2016 | Reply

QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, today announced its third quarter financial results for the period ended December 27, 2015. Net revenue for the third quarter of fiscal 2016 was $122.7 million compared to $140.2 million in the same quarter last year. Revenue from Advanced Connectivity Platforms was $112.5 […]

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Technavio’s Three Emerging Trends for the Global Data Center

Technavio’s Three Emerging Trends for the Global Data Center

| February 2, 2016 | Reply

Technavio’s latest global data center SAN (storage area network) market 2016-2020 report highlights the top three emerging trends that are predicted to impact the market through 2020. Technavio defines an emerging trend as something that has potential for significant impact on the market and contributes to its growth or decline. “The key benefit offered by […]

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New Hitachi All-Flash Array Provides Industry’s Best Density, Performance, and Efficiency

New Hitachi All-Flash Array Provides Industry’s Best Density, Performance, and Efficiency

| January 21, 2016 | Reply

The emerging wave of next generation applications require that data centers be incredibly responsive, agile, accessible and automated. The only way to keep up with business needs is to adopt a software-defined approach to infrastructure accelerated by flash technology. In order to help its customers reach that goal, Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) today announced the […]

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Caringo Selected Product of the Year Finalist

Caringo Selected Product of the Year Finalist

| January 21, 2016 | Reply

Caringo today announced that FileFly™ for Swarm has been chosen as a finalist in TechTarget’s 2015 Product of the Year in the Enterprise Storage System Software category. The company’s Swarm object storage software was similarly honored last year. Finalists were judged by a panel comprised of a cross-section of users, analysts, consultants and Storage magazine […]

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451 Research Survey: Public Cloud Storage Spending Will Double by 2017

451 Research Survey: Public Cloud Storage Spending Will Double by 2017

| January 21, 2016 | Reply

According to the results of 451 Research’s new Voice of the Enterprise survey, organizations will continue to transform their storage environments in 2016, with most expecting to increase their storage spending over the next year. Notably, the research reveals that the proportion of spending on public cloud storage services will at least double over the […]

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Enterprise IT Transformation Ignited by Evolving Technology Trends

Enterprise IT Transformation Ignited by Evolving Technology Trends

| January 20, 2016 | Reply

The enterprise wide area networking (WAN) landscape is rapidly changing. Adoption of IP-based WAN is being driven by evolving business requirements such as increasing business agility with the adoption of virtualization and cloud computing, providing distributed employees, suppliers, and customers with anytime, anywhere access to enterprise applications, as well as planning for the evolving hybrid […]

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