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QTS, Canonical introduce private, fully managed OpenStack cloud, built on Ubuntu

QTS Realty Trust and Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu announced Monday its private, fully managed OpenStack cloud solution available from any of QTS’ geographically diverse and highly secure data centers in mid-September. The solution attempts to meet increasing demand for flexible, open source and cost-predictable cloud solutions. The OpenStack solution is an important addition to QTS’ expanding portfolio of scalable, secure and compliant IaaS solutions and complements other QTS’ purpose-built […]

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Rubrik Firefly cloud data management platform to deliver data protection, search and analytics, archiving and compliance

Rubrik released Tuesday Rubrik Firefly, its cloud data management platform that delivers data protection, search and analytics, archiving and compliance, and copy data management capabilities for hybrid cloud enterprises. Rubrik Firefly release embraces physical workloads such as Microsoft SQL and physical Linux to extends to edge environments (remote and branch offices), and spans across clouds including Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure. With a growing number of organizations pursuing public cloud […]

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HubStor debuts CoolSearch, its searchable cloud-based cold-storage archive service

Data-aware cloud archive solution vendor HubStor announced on Tuesday CoolSearch, its fully-managed search solution that makes storage, indexing, and discovery low cost and completely turn-key for enterprises. This offering comes delivered on Microsoft Azure’s public cloud with a highly scalable design for enterprises that need cloud-based cold storage that is integrated with their infrastructure, compliant, and easily discoverable. CoolSearch offers a fully managed cold storage archive that is low cost […]

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Toshiba gets futuristic with new flash based SSDs set upon BiCS FLASH technology

Toshiba America Electronic Components (TAEC) will display its new BG series solid state drive (SSD) family featuring BiCS FLASH with 3-bit-per-cell TLC (triple-level cell) technology and Toshiba’s new single-package ball grid array (BGA) NVMe PCI Express (PCIe) Gen3 x2 SSD at next week’s 2016 Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, California. The Toshiba BG SSD Family will be available in 128GB, 256GB or 512GB capacities in both a 16mm x […]

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Everspin releases 256Mb perpendicular spin torque MRAM for production; currently sampling customers

Everspin Technologies improved its position in MRAM by shipping its initial product using perpendicular magnetic tunnel junction (pMTJ) based ST-MRAM to customers. This 256Mb DDR3 product is the highest density commercially available perpendicular ST-MRAM in the market. Everspin has now successfully developed its third generation MRAM technology and is preparing for production of its next ST-MRAM product offering improved performance, higher endurance, lower power, and better scalability than previous products. […]

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Red Hat Satellite 6.2 improves efficiency across on-premise, cloud, container-based environments

Red Hat announced Thursday general availability of Red Hat Satellite 6.2, its systems lifecycle management tool across physical, virtual, and private and public cloud environments. Red Hat Satellite 6.2 introduces remote execution and extends capabilities for container management and security. Available to all Red Hat Satellite customers with a valid subscription, Red Hat Satellite 6.2 offers container host provisioning, supporting and managing Red Hat’s lightweight container operating system, Red Hat […]

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Seagate launches Nytro XM1440 M.2 NVMe SSD to meet enterprise data center performance needs

Seagate Technology launched Tuesday its high-capacity drive that can help data centers accommodate exponential data growth, while still maintaining high levels of computing power and performance. The two terabyte (TB) version of its Nytro XM1440 M.2 non-volatile memory express (NVMe) Solid State Drive (SSD) is the highest-capacity, enterprise-class M.2 NVMe SSD available, making it ideal for demanding enterprise applications that require fast data access, capacity and processing. Optimized for read-intensive […]

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IBM strengthens CSC alliance by adopting IBM Cloud for z to enable clients’ move to cloud

IBM and CSC joined together on Tuesday in an alliance that will have IBM provide its Cloud Managed Services for z Systems — IBM Cloud for z — and associated mainframe hardware, software, monitoring and governance support to CSC clients who are moving to the cloud and want a more secure, scalable, flexible information technology infrastructure at reduced operational costs. IBM Cloud Managed Services for z Systems provides resilient IBM […]

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Amazon Web Services will host Splice Machine’s open-source RDBMS Sandbox

Splice Machine, an open-source RDBMS powered by Hadoop and Spark, announced Monday a cloud-based sandbox for developers to put its new open-source 2.0 Community Edition to the test. In addition, the Company has released the general availability of an Open-Source stand-alone and cluster download, the general availability of its V2.0 and the launch of its developer community site. The Splice Machine V2.0 sandbox is powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) […]

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