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Fibre Channel Aligns with NVM Express Over Fabrics Spec for SSDs

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Today the Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) announced plans to ensure Fibre Channel fabric connectivity using the upcoming NVM Express Over Fabrics standards specification.

AMD Steps up with their own Radeon R7 High Performance SSDs

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In a surprise move today, AMD announced a new line of high performance SSDs. And while these devices are targeted at the PC gaming market, one has to wonder if this is a first step towards enterprise and possibly even HPC products.

SuperMicro to Ship ULLtraDIMM Servers in Q42014

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Today SanDisk and Supermicro announced that the SanDisk ULLtraDIMM SSDs will begin shipping this year in Supermicro’s server and storage platforms.

ESG Looks at Spectra’s Black Pearl for Deep Storage

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In this video, ESG Senior Analysts Mark Peters and Jason Buffington give their impressions of the recent Spectra Logic Summit and the company’s BlackPearl storage product. BlackPearl enables the use of tape to easily store massive volumes of data objects and is ideal for any compute environment that needs to store data for long periods of time.

Moly Rector on What Deep Storage Brings to HPC

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The new DS3 interface is a RESTful interface supported by all of its T-Series tape library data storage systems. By leveraging RESTful protocols, the DS3 interface enables modern architecture frameworks to easily and efficiently communicate with massively scalable deep storage technologies.