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Real-time Hybrid Arrays – The Next Generation of Cost-Effective High Performance

Product Analysis of AssuredSAN 4000 with RealStor

The world has changed for IT. Social media, the internet of things, the proliferation of mobile devices, etc, are creating the challenge of real-time computing. 1,262 more words


OCZ’s NVMe SSDs provide Lower Latency and Faster, more Consistent Performance

When non-volatile flash memory-based solid-state drives (SSDs) were introduced, the protocol support included SAS/SATA. These interfaces were designed for hard disk drives (HDDs) and had more latency than was ideal for flash, but it made for easier integration of SSDs into enterprise storage systems and servers since the existing infrastructure was built around HDDs. 1,365 more words


Introducing Outrun for Oracle


If you want to get your hands dirty with Oracle database, the first thing you have to do is build a system that actually runs Oracle database. 1,337 more words


My Memoir: LEADing to Africa

Hello, I am Saleh Maitala. I am a LEADing to Africa (L2A) Intern from Nigeria and I have been working as a Software Developer in the IBM Manchester Lab for the last 12 months. 888 more words

University Corner

Optimizing SDS for Server Virtualization Workloads

With the broad range of hardware options available to Software Defined Storage (SDS) solutions like QuantaStor, selecting the right combination of hardware to make the workload perform well without overspending on higher cost components can be a challenge. 959 more words

High Availability

Flash + Object - The Emergence of a Two Tier Enterprise

For as long as there has been data there has been a quest to consolidate that data onto a single, consolidated storage system, but that quest seems to never be satisfied. 911 more words


Storage Q&A: What Flash is best for VDI?

Storage Switzerland and Tegile teamed up on a webinar entitled What’s best for VDI: Hybrid or All-Flash Storage. Participants in the live event were able to ask questions to Storage Switzerland’s George Crump and Chris Tsilipounidakis from… 2,241 more words