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They say a dog year is equivalent to about seven human years, but the average supercomputer's lifespan is even shorter due mainly to the economics of powering a Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Nimbus Revs Up Flash Storage Offering

August 2, 2011

Nimbus Data Systems has unveiled its second-generations flash storage system, promising three times the performance and expanded networking options The new S-Class systems will be offered at the same $10,000/TB price as the first-generation product, which was introduced last April. Since then the company has sold dozens of systems, including a 100 TB deployment at eBay. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Storage at Exascale: Some Thoughts from Panasas CTO Garth Gibson

May 25, 2011

Exascale computing is not just about FLOPS. It will also require a new breed of external storage capable of feeding these exaflop beasts. Panasas co-founder and chief technology officer Garth Gibson has some ideas on how this can be accomplished and we asked him to expound on the topic in some detail. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

No Flash in the Pan

February 3, 2010

In 2009, a number of early adopters in HPC got behind flash storage. Read more…

By Matthew Dublin

High Performance Storage Getting More Flashy

October 14, 2009

Solid state storage gets its second wind. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

How Flash is Changing Storage

January 26, 2009

Flash-based solid-state memory quickly is becoming part of the enterprise's storage arsenal, and for good reason. Read more…

By Jon Brodkin

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