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NEC launches virtual appliance with SDS option to HYDRAstor storage platform

NEC Corporation of America (NEC) added on Wednesday a new capability to its HYDRAstor storage platform, a Virtual Appliance designed to allow for extremely rapid provisioning of backup storage into virtualized environments and provide off-site backup capabilities ideal for small sites and branches. HYDRAstor, part of NEC’s Smart Enterprise solutions designed to improve the way people work and communicate. The NEC HYDRAstor VA can be deployed into virtual environment and […]

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Promise Technology debuts Pegasus3 storage offerings with Thunderbolt3; achieves Intel certification for Windows

Storage technology company Promise Technology announced Tuesday launch and official Intel certification for Windows of its Pegasus3 with Thunderbolt3. With over 60 Windows-based computers already shipping with Thunderbolt3 ports, Promise’s third generation Pegasus models allow Windows users to take advantage of the blistering throughput rates (up to 40 Gb/s) offered by Thunderbolt 3. Known for being at the forefront of Thunderbolt technology, Promise introduced storage solutions for both Thunderbolt and […]

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Red Hat’s Fedora 25 generally available to offer Wayland display server support; new container-specific platform

The Fedora Project, a Red Hat sponsored and community-driven open source collaboration, announced Tuesday general availability of Fedora 25, the newest release of the fully-open Fedora operating system. As with previous releases, Fedora 25 comprises a set of base packages that form the foundation of Fedora’s three distinct editions: Fedora 25 Workstation, Fedora 25 Server and, replacing Fedora Cloud, Fedora 25 Atomic Host. Providing many of open source developer and […]

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Tegile improves performance of enterprise applications with T4000 Series using persistent memory

Tegile Systems, vendor of flash-driven storage arrays for databases, virtualized server and virtual desktop environments, announced Thursday its new T4000 Series of all-flash and hybrid arrays. The new arrays feature multiple classes of persistent memory, greater processing power and high density. The T4000 Series is powered by Tegile’s IntelliFlash software architecture, a flexible operating environment designed to seamlessly store and manage data across multiple classes of persistent memory in a […]

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DataStax picks up DataScale; launches plan for DataStax Managed Cloud

DataStax, vendor of database software for cloud applications based on Apache Cassandra, announced Tuesday acquisition of cloud-based management services for data infrastructure company DataScale. “DataScale was founded so that businesses can focus on their core competency while we manage the complexities and expenses involved in creating and operating a business critical distributed database platform,” said Peter Bakas, founder at DataScale. “With this acquisition, DataStax is now able to provide the […]

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Seagate debuts ClusterStor system with flash acceleration for HPC applications

Seagate Technology introduced on Monday the ClusterStor 300N storage system with Nytro Intelligent I/O Manager, the newest addition to its line of scale-out storage systems for high-performance computing (HPC) and comes with a flash cache accelerator. Powered by the software-based Nytro Intelligent I/O Manager, the ClusterStor 300N seamlessly runs multiple mixed workloads simultaneously on the same storage platform, eliminating performance bottlenecks that can result when data demands outpace what the […]

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Infortrend EonStor GS 4000 offers 32 front-end ports in comprehensive storage system

Infortrend Technology announced Monday its EonStor GS 4000 storage system designed with 32 front-end ports, surpassing previous generation storage systems to benefit users with improved advantages in flexibility. The EonStor GS 4000 aims to provide tremendous flexibility while reducing costs and complexity for building up an IT environment by increasing the number of host ports and supporting multi-protocol data access in a single system. The 32 front-end channel ports enable […]

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Microsemi introduces entry-level RAID offerings to its Adaptec line for server storage

Microsemi Corp. announced Tuesday two new adapters in its Adaptec Series 8 product line – the 8405E and 8805E offer server storage customers entry-level systems with redundant array of independent disks (RAID) devices that deliver accelerated performance with built-in cache and uncompromised reliability. Microsemi’s new devices offer a migration path for those seeking to transition from an alternative software RAID solution to a robust hardware RAID solution. It also provides […]

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New Seagate Game Drive for Xbox SSD boosts gaming performance based on flash storage

Storage company Seagate Technology announced Monday new Game Drive for Xbox SSD, offering elite gamers fast boot and load performance. Designed exclusively for Xbox, it’s an ultra-portable way to store this holiday season’s most popular AAA titles. The Seagate Game Drive for Xbox SSD uses flash storage to improve the gaming experience. Helping gamers get into the action quicker, the Seagate Game Drive reduces waiting at welcome screens and enables […]

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