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Qualstar debuts its entry level LTO tape based autoloader Q8 that provides enhanced capacity, performance

Qualstar Corp., a manufacturer of data storage solutions and high efficiency power supplies, announced on Wednesday release of the Q8, an entry level LTO tape based autoloader that offers extreme density and performance in the 1U space. The Qualstar Q8 is the ideal entry-level automated backup/archive solution that combines exceptional storage density and performance into the compact form of a tape autoloader. The Q8 will offer 96 TB native and […]

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Western Digital provides G-Technology G-SPEED Shuttle with Thunderbolt 3, ev Series Bay adapters for creative content users

Western Digital introduced on Tuesday  two new ultra-transportable solutions in its high-powered G-Technology G-SPEED Shuttle product family. The new solutions are designed to meet the demands of professional content creators who need lightning-fast transfer speed and a high-capacity storage solution that can be moved from the studio to wherever the project takes the user, and back. The 4-bay G-SPEED Shuttle solution seamlessly integrates into the Thunderbolt 3 ecosystem and delivers […]

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Cask, Waterline Data integrate with MapR Converged Data Platform for compliance, data lineage requirements

MapR Technologies announced this week that it is offering an extended open data governance approach for all data across enterprise applications. The new MapR DataOps Governance Framework integrates the MapR Converged Data Platform with select partner technologies, resulting in a flexible, end-to-end solution that helps companies meet compliance requirements for data governance beyond traditional big data environments such as Apache Hadoop. Tailored for organizational data transformation and data lineage requirements, […]

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CES 2018: Western Digital improves consumer offerings with an eye towards storage of photos and videos

Western Digital unveiled on Monday a host of consumer solutions that address personal content explosion, including voice-activated media streaming through smart home devices, a small 1TB USB flash drive and a portfolio of ultra-mobile, high-performance, wireless and high-capacity flash storage products. Sold under the SanDisk and WD brands, these offerings ensure that personal experiences and memories can thrive for years to come. Western Digital is showcasing its latest solutions for […]

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CES 2018: HyperX debuts its infrared synchronized DDR4 RGB memory; introduces wireless headset; suite of RGB gaming gear

HyperX, a gaming division of Kingston Technology announced Monday its memory modules featuring synchronized RGB lighting with IR (infrared) technology – the HyperX Predator DDR4 RGB. HyperX has designed IR communication channels onto each memory module, allowing multiple modules to sync LED lighting and produce an exceptional color and pattern display. Powered directly from the motherboard, this patent-pending technology provides an enhanced visual experience of RGB memory for gaming, overclocking […]

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Gyrfalcon Technology debuts Laceli AI Compute Stick with compact dimension, 4GB free storage space

Gyrfalcon Technology, an emerging AI chip maker in Silicon Valley, launched Monday its Laceli AI Compute Stick after Intel Movidius announced its deep learning Neural Compute Stick in July last year. With the company’s initial ultra-low power, high performance AI processor Lightspeeur 2801S, the Laceli AI Compute Stick runs a 2.8 TOPS performance within 0.3 watt of power, which is 90 times more efficient than the Movidius USB Stick (0.1 […]

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Samsung begins mass production of its second generation, 10-nanometer class DRAM

Samsung Electronics, the world leader in advanced memory technology, recently announced that it has begun mass producing the industry’s first 2nd-generation of 10-nanometer class (1y-nm), 8-gigabit (Gb) DDR4 DRAM. For use in a range of next-generation computing systems, the new 8Gb DDR4 features the highest performance and energy efficiency for an 8Gb DRAM chip, as well as the smallest dimensions. Samsung’s second-generation 10nm-class 8Gb DDR4 features an approximate 30 percent […]

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Broadcom debuts Tomahawk 3, its high bandwidth Ethernet switch chip at 12.8 terabits per second

Broadcom Limited announced recently that it has delivered the StrataXGS Tomahawk 3 switch series, demonstrating a 12.8 terabits/sec of Ethernet switching performance in a single device. The Tomahawk 3 series represents its initial shipping product that supports high-density, standards based 400GbE, 200GbE, and 100GbE switching and routing for hyperscale cloud networks, fortifying Broadcom’s position as the market leader in raw Ethernet performance, silicon execution, and switch product velocity. The Tomahawk […]

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Microsoft looks into the future with free preview of Quantum Development Kit

Microsoft is releasing a free preview version of its Quantum Development Kit, which includes the Q# programming language, a quantum computing simulator and other resources for people who want to start writing applications for a quantum computer. The Q# programming language was built from the ground up specifically for quantum computing. The Quantum Development Kit, which Microsoft first announced at its Ignite conference in September, is designed for developers who […]

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