Tag Archives: Big Data

Dell lauched PowerEdge FX server building blocks

Dell lauched on Wednesday Today Dell announced a new server architecture that combines characteristics of both rack servers and blade servers into a new architecture, known as PowerEdge FX. The base of the architecture is the 2U PowerEdge FX2 enclosure … Continue reading

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Memblaze launched PCI-E 4.8 GB server flash accelerator card with a 14 µs latency

Chinese flash product supplier Memblaze has launched a server flash accelerator card with a 14 microsecond latency and up to 4.8TB capacity. The 14 microsecond latency is very close to the one of RAM and makes it suitable for large … Continue reading

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Cray launches Urika-XA Extreme Analytics Platform

Cray announced on Thursday the launch of Urika-XA Extreme Analytics Platform, a turnkey, scale-out, analytics appliance. The Cray Urika-XA system features up to 48 compute nodes with integrated SSDs in a single 42U rack, including Intel® Xeon® processors, an InfiniBand … Continue reading

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IBM launches Nvidia GPU-accelerated Power8 servers

IBM announced on Friday its first Power server to include Nvdia Tesla GPUs and the first product to be launched out of the work of the OpenPower Foundation, the consortium formed last year. Built on the OpenPOWER stack, the Power … Continue reading

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HGST announces 10TB helium drive

HGST announced on Tuesday a list  of innovations that will enrich the company’s portfolio of storage devices. The company announced a list of high capacity HDD models: 8TB Ultrastar He8, the company’s second-generation helium-filled HDD Ultrastar 7K6000 is HGST’s seventh … Continue reading

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Western Digital is developing Ethernet-connected drives for OpenStack

Following Seagate, Western Digital will demonstrate Ethernet-connected drives at the OpenStack Summit, wich will take place between 12 and 16 May in Atlanta, GA. This design has integrated CPU and memory resources running Linux, and can be integrates with existing … Continue reading

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Seagate and Rausch presents the BigFoot Object Storage solution

Seagate has joined forces with Rausch Netzwerktechnik GmbH to produce the BigFoot Object Storage Solution, aimed at scale-out cloud customers wich is based on Segate’s Kinetic Open Storage Platform. The 4U chassis includes 288TB capacity from 72 x 4TB disk … Continue reading

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