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Rodney Brown
Rodney Brown, Editor, 12/22/2014   Comment now  
Over at our sister site Information Week, blogger Jeff Bertolucci has an interesting list of six predictions for big data in the coming year from experts and executives in the field. All of them are worth taking a closer look at, but a couple stand out.
Jim O'Reilly
Jim O'Reilly, Storage Engineer, 12/22/2014   Comment now  
Concerned about the high overhead associated with the traditional SCSI storage stack in operating systems, high-end SSD makers created a new protocol, Non-Volatile-Memory-express (NVMe), for PCIe-connected SSD that reduces interrupt handling and transfer processing by a huge amount. The result of this approach is a major boost in performance for the ...
Rodney Brown
Rodney Brown, Editor, 12/19/2014   Comment now   3 comments
The second in a series of articles on the use of erasure coding for data storage has been published on our sister site Network Computing, and while the last one was all about the history, this new one is all about how to get it to work.
Rodney Brown
Rodney Brown, Editor, 12/18/2014   Comment now   10 comments
Yesterday Western Digital acquired one of the promising makers of all-flash storage arrays, and all indications are that it was a fire sale. Is the blush fading from the AFA rose?
Rodney Brown
Rodney Brown, Editor, 12/17/2014   Comment now   3 comments
Last week, intelligent data storage startup DataGravity raised $50 million in a third round of venture capital funding, bringing the total the company has raised to date to $92 million.
Rodney Brown
Rodney Brown, Editor, 12/16/2014   Comment now   4 comments
The race to reach pricing parity between flash and hard disk storage will become a tie within about 12 months, if not sooner, according to the majority of our community members. It looks like it would take a miracle for it to take any longer, but anything can happen in this game.
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Rodney Brown, Editor, 12/18/2014
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Erasure Coding Class at Network Computing Continues
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