Tag Archives: Storage
In recent years, power usage at data centers grew at an unsustainable rate, soaring 24% from 2005 to 2010. But a shift to virtualization, cloud computing and improved data center management is reducing energy demand. Source: Cloud computing slows energy … Continue reading
Data storage manufacturers have repeatedly come up against walls in their quest for ever larger drives and faster performance. And each time, new technology allows them to scale those walls and keep going. They’re about to do it again. Source: … Continue reading
using Source: Google lures businesses to Nearline with 100 PB of free cloud storage | Computerworld
Crossbar is announcing a breakthrough in the ability to build large chip arrays using its 3D resistive RAM (RRAM) technology, which can greatly increase the capacity and performance of non-volatile memory. Source: A terabyte on a postage stamp: RRAM heads … Continue reading
Pogoplug – Online backup and cloud storage for iPhone, Android, PC, Mac and tablet.
Dropbox Expands The Box – InformationWeek. The Cloud Storage War continues.
Sony Supersizes Data Storage With 185-Terabyte Cassette Tape.
Data Storage in Crystal Quartz will change Everything! | Spirit Science.
Intel kills SSD overclocking, unleashes its fastest-ever consumer drive – Computerworld.
AWS Case Study: Amazon.com.
Lower TCO than on-premises environment. AWS is more cost-effective than on-premises environments in both short-term and long-term, and at scale, for both variable and steady-state workloads, while also delivering return on agility and enabling new experiences. In early 2012, AWS … Continue reading
Read this before you buy another hard drive – Computerworld.
Lacie brings 1TB of wireless storage to iPad, iPhone – Computerworld.
Forget 1TB, China’s Tencent is giving away 10TB worth of free cloud storage – The Next Web. Thanks to Dan Nicolaescu for this.
Google Barges Spotted on San Francisco Bay.
The mysteriously disappearing drive: Are power outages killing your SSDs? | ExtremeTech.
Five free Dropbox tools you’re not using (but should be) | PCWorld.
Apple’s Mac move could spur PCIe flash flurry in other notebooks, desktops – Computerworld.
CES 2013: Kingston Unveils 1TB Flash Drive | News & Opinion | PCMag.com. Special thanks to Mac for this one,
SSDs vs. hard drives vs. hybrids: Which storage tech is right for you? | PCWorld.