Ask a Wikibon Analyst: Is disk dead?

Ask a Wikibon Analyst: Is disk dead?

With the cost of NAND flash storage dropping like a rock, driven by massive demand in consumer electronics, the storage industry is in the midst of major technological disruption. NAND flash is 1,000 times faster than spinning disk in reads and writes. It’s a...

Wikibon: Hybrid cloud requires unified user ID

As enterprises move to hybrid architectures that combine their traditional on-premise systems and new cloud services, they need to move to a single unified user identification and access management system (see graphic on right). Relying on multiple identification...

Wikibon predicts Big Data market to top $61B in 2020

Wikibon has extended its “Big Data Vendor Revenue and Market Forecast, 2011-2020” through 2020 and has estimated a 40 percent market growth in 2014, down from 60 percent in 2013. In his executive summary of the report, Wikibon Big Data analyst Jeff Kelly writes this...