Category: storage

Data wars: E-commerce firms want storage rules eased, sharing within group

Data wars: E-commerce firms want storage rules ...

March 18, 2019 By King

Some stakeholders of the e-commerce industry have asked the Centre to relax data storage rules to allow firms to share data at least with its group companies, The Financial Express reported. This request was raised in a meeting held by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) weeks after it released its draft e-commerce

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How blockchain storage could benefit the enterp...

March 6, 2019 By King

Blockchain storage is still in the early stages of development, and many believe it isn’t ready for prime time, especially when it comes to handling large volumes of data. Even so, two primary roles have emerged that could drive blockchain data storage in the enterprise: selling excess storage and leasing storage from one of the

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How blockchain storage could benefit the enterprise
Samsung’s twice-as-fast 512GB eUFS 3.0 storage chip hits production, too late for S10

Samsung’s twice-as-fast 512GB eUFS 3.0 storage ...

March 3, 2019 By King

Samsung’s latest smartphones are storage beasts with a minimum of 128GB shipping with every device. However, they don’t come with the latest and greatest. Today, Samsung has announced that its super-fast 512GB eUFS storage chip is going into production. In a press release today, Samsung reveals that its world-first 512GB eUFS 3.0 storage chip is going

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Pure Storage Fiscal 2019: Focus On Cloud, NVMe ...

March 2, 2019 By King

Pure Storage Thursday kept its promise of a year ago by reporting its first-ever full fiscal year of profitability, and told investors to watch for more to come. The all-flash storage vendor also said that it continues to take market share not only in flash storage, but in the storage market as a whole. Charlie

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Pure Storage Fiscal 2019: Focus On Cloud, NVMe Sets Stage For Future Growth
Rackspace, Pure Storage offer joint solution for hybrid cloud customers

Rackspace, Pure Storage offer joint solution fo...

February 27, 2019 By King

Rackspace and Pure Storage on Tuesday jointly launched the new Ultra-Fast Performance Rackspace Block Storage solution. The offering combines Pure’s storage technology and partner program with Rackspace’s managed services and hybrid IT expertise. It’s aimed at hybrid-cloud customers who are migrating mission-critical workloads to the cloud. “This is really about those companies that want to get out

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Coda waves reveal carbon dioxide storage plume

February 27, 2019 By King

Left, schematic illustration of carbon dioxide storage with borehole real-time monitoring system. Right, seismic P-waves and coda waves before and after carbon dioxide injection. Credit: Left, credit Patricia L. Craig; Right, credit Penn State Pumping carbon dioxide into the ground to remove it from the atmosphere is one way to lower greenhouse gases, but keeping

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Coda waves reveal carbon dioxide storage plume
Western Digital sees storage sun rise in NVMe land… and slowly set on SATA, SAS SSDs

Western Digital sees storage sun rise in NVMe l...

February 27, 2019 By King

Western Digital (WD) has started to replace its SATA and SAS SSDs with faster NVMe drives. Both the 2.5-inch Ultrastar DC SN630 and M.2 2280 (single-sided) format CL SN720 use WD and Toshiba’s 64-layer 3D NAND configured for TLC (3bits/cell) using PCIe v3 4-lane and NVMe v1.3 interfaces. WD is keen to say that it

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An Arizona Utility Is Betting Big on Energy Sto...

February 27, 2019 By King

An Arizona utility said last week it plans to install more energy storage in the next six years than had been built in all of the United States prior to 2018. But whether the new batteries in the desert will lead to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions is an open question. The announcement by Arizona Public

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An Arizona Utility Is Betting Big on Energy Storage