November 22, 2012

Inside the Storage Wars

Mark Davis, All Things D

Today we observe a convergence of forces transforming a multi-billion dollar market. The unending pressure for more data increases demand for high performance flash based storage hardware. This in turn is driving the essential requirement for virtualization of storage hardware resources. This confluence will enable vastly larger amounts of storage to be applied to every imaginable use case, all while making the economics not only affordable, but also compelling.

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TAGGED: memory, Storage


November 18, 2012
Accidentally Quintupling Your Hard Drive Storage
Tom Simonite, MIT
A technique that enables the nanopatterned layers that store data in hard disk drives to assemble themselves has been improved to better suit mass production, and could enable disks that store five times as much data as the... more ››