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Three Surprising Ways Archiving Data Can Save Serious Money

Dec 5, 2019 |

Data growth is exploding, with the amount of global data expected to grow to 175 zettabytes by 2025, according to an IBM report. The rate of the increase is growing as well. Read more…

Micron Delivers 3D XPoint Drive, Acquires FPGA Device Maker

Oct 24, 2019 |

Micron Technology today unveiled the X100, a new solid-state drive based on 3D XPoint technology that the company claims is the fastest in the world. It introduced two other NAND and NVMe-based SSDs at its show in San Francisco, as well as the acquisition of FWDNXT, which develops a deep learning solution that includes FPGA hardware. Read more…

The State of Storage: Cloud, IoT, and Data Center Trends

Jul 16, 2019 |

One of the biggest storylines in data storage this year is the explosion of the cloud and the simplicity that cloud storage can bring. But cloud storage isn’t the whole story – not by a long shot – as IoT data generation ramps up and on-prem storage technology continues its evolution. Read more…

AI Ethics and Data Governance: A Virtuous Cycle

May 17, 2019 |

As companies spend billions researching and developing AI, they’re facing meaningful questions related to ethics. What does responsible AI look like? How do you control bias? It’s all very new and cutting edge, and it has serious implications for society. Read more…

Enterprise Reclaims Role as World’s Data Steward

May 3, 2019 |

The enterprise is fast becoming the world’s data steward—again.

In the recent past, consumers were responsible for much of their own data management and storage, doing so locally through endpoints like smartphones, personal PCs, and IoT devices. Read more…

News In Brief

Startup Rockset Adds SQL to DynamoDB

Aug 21, 2019 |

Rockset, the serverless search and analytics startup that emerged last fall from stealth mode, this week unveiled its SQL platform targeting NoSQL data from Amazon Web Services’ DynamoDB.

Rockset, San Mateo, Calif., said its real-time SQL capability meets growing requirements among a growing list of DynamoDB users for operational analytics, including the ability to search transactional data and combine data sets. Read more…

Web-to-Cloud Migration Raising Attack Profiles

Aug 2, 2019 |

Most enterprise applications are being transported by cloud services, with only about 15 percent of company traffic currently being handle by traditional web services. A cloud security survey released this week notes that the marked shift to cloud services further underscores the need to layered IT security as more mission-critical applications are shifted to the cloud. Read more…

LinkedIn Unleashes ‘Nearline’ Data Streaming

Jul 22, 2019 |

LinkedIn is releasing its Brooklin data ingestion service to the open source community.

Brooklin has been running in production on the social media platform since 2016. The stateless and distributed service is used primarily for streaming data in near real time—also known as “nearline”—at scale. Read more…

Google Adds Elastifile to Cloud Storage Mix

Jul 10, 2019 |

Since assuming command at Google Cloud last fall, Thomas Kurian has aggressively pursued acquisitions designed to help differentiate its services as customers roll out their multi-cloud strategies.

The ex-Oracle (NYSE: Read more…

Argonne Team Makes Record Globus File Transfer

Jul 10, 2019 |

A team of scientists at Argonne National Laboratory has broken a data transfer record by moving a staggering 2.9 petabytes of data for a research project. 

The data – from three large cosmological simulations – was generated and stored on the Summit supercomputer at the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), which is currently rated as the world’s fastest supercomputer on the Top500 list at nearly 149 Linpack petaflops.  Read more…

This Just In

TEC Eurolab Doubles Productivity with Data Management Solution

Dec 11, 2019 |

MILAN, Italy, Dec. 11, 2019 – Cohesity today announced that TEC Eurolab has doubled its productivity and increased its revenues, thanks in part to deploying a disruptive data management solution provided by Cohesity and HPE. Read more…

Wasabi Partners with Globus to Simplify Data Management

Dec 11, 2019 |

BOSTON, Dec.11, 2019 –Wasabi, the hot cloud storage company, today announced its partnership with Globus to simplify data management for organizations to meet the demands of data-centric research environments.  Read more…

Aerospike Announces the General Availability of Aerospike Version 4.8

Dec 10, 2019 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., December 10, 2019 – Aerospike Inc., the global leader in next-generation, real-time NoSQL data solutions, today announced the general availability of version 4.8. Read more…

Three Providers of Open Source Object Storage for High Performance Workloads Named IDC Innovators

Dec 9, 2019 |

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Dec. 9, 2019 — International Data Corporation (IDC) today published an IDC Innovators report profiling three companies that offer open source object storage for high performance workloads. The three companies are MinIO, OpenIO, and SoftIron. Read more…

MemSQL Announces the General Availability of MemSQL 7.0

Dec 5, 2019 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 5, 2019 – MemSQL, the No-Limits Database for operational analytics and cloud-native applications, today announced the general availability of MemSQL 7.0, the most powerful version yet of the company’s all-in-one database for operational analytics and AI/ML-powered applications. Read more…

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