Category: storage

For IBM, Storage Is A Lighthouse For Its Data-Driven, Multi-Cloud World

For IBM, Storage Is A Lighthouse For Its Data-D...

April 12, 2019 By King

IBM Storage announcement held in Rome IBM This blog was written by Steve McDowell, storage and HCI practice leadfor Moor Insights & Strategy. The cloud computing world is a one filled with sudden pivots, swift turns, and sharp boomerangs. The early hopes that cloud computing, with its attractive cost/benefit equations and ease of management, would replace

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Pure Storage Brings Compuverde’s Unstruct...

April 10, 2019 By King

Pure Storage is a company that I’ve been following closely for the past several years. It was one of the first to market with an all-flash storage array, as well as NVMe and high-performance storage. Its innovation often leads the way in storage and pushes its larger, perhaps more well-known, competitors to compete. Last week, it

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Pure Storage Brings Compuverde’s Unstructured Capabilities Into The Fold
How to create a storage account in Microsoft Azure

How to create a storage account in Microsoft Azure

April 6, 2019 By King

One of the most fundamental benefits of cloud computing is the ability to create an off-premise storage capacity that is accessible to an entire enterprise at any time from anywhere. Whether your business stores enterprise-critical data or general images for your website, having reliable access, supported by the proper backup and redundancy procedures, is vital.

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Startup MemVerge Combines Memory, Storage

April 3, 2019 By King

A startup combining persistent memory and data storage has emerged from stealth mode with a platform running on chip maker Intel’s Optane architecture. MemVerge claims to have invented what it calls “memory-converged infrastructure” that eliminates barriers between memory and storage. The platform, which is based on Intel’s Optane DC persistent memory, targets machine learning, data

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Startup MemVerge Combines Memory, Storage
Building The World’s Largest Solar Storage System

Building The World’s Largest Solar Storage System

April 2, 2019 By King

Over the past year, several companies have outlined plans to build solar-and-storage systems around the world—from Australia to Arizona and to the heart of the Permian oil patch in West Texas. As battery and renewable power generation costs continue to fall, utilities aim to combine solar farms with battery storage as a way to boost

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Italy Seen Needing Energy Storage to Deliver on...

April 1, 2019 By King

Italy must more than double its capacity to store electricity if it wants to slash pollution from burning fossil fuels, the head of the nation’s power transmission network said. Terna SpA Chief Executive Officer Luigi Ferraris said Italy may need as many as 6 gigawatts of storage by 2030 to balance a boom in renewables. Storage

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Italy Seen Needing Energy Storage to Deliver on Pollution Pledge
Your Brain Needs 1.5 MB of Storage to Master Your Native Language

Your Brain Needs 1.5 MB of Storage to Master Yo...

March 31, 2019 By King

At one point we were all babbling babies, our brains producing sounds no more complicated than adorable “ahs” and “coos.” But during our early explorations, we began internalizing words and they soon began to have meaning. Now, a new study suggests that learning a language between birth and age 18 is not as effortless as

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2019 OCP Summit Storage Highlights

March 26, 2019 By King

Digital storage is an important element in the Open Compute Project and there were many announcements and presentations focusing on digital storage at the 2019 OCP Summit. Digital storage is an important enabler of advanced applications such as machine learning training and inference accelerators for putting AI to work. We will go over some of

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2019 OCP Summit Storage Highlights