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HGST takes aim at Server SAN with Flash Fabric | #LongLiveData

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

With the rise of the client-server model, storage was separated from the compute layer and consolidated into a distinct part of the corporate network to accommodate the rapid growth of digital content. Now, an exceptionally sharper increase in...»

What you missed in the Smart World: Anti-glasshole gadgets, all-seeing robot vacuums

Mellisa Tolentino | September 15th

The past week in the Smart World saw the launch of an all-seeing robot vacuum, several new health gadgets including the Apple Watch, and a Wi-Fi guard against glassholes. For those who missed last week’s Smart World Series, here’s a...»

Apple Watch: 3 key points of interest for developers

Rachel Schramm | September 15th

Developers, start your engines. The announcement of Apple, Inc.'s first smartwatch this week opens up a whole new avenues of application development. Dubbed the Apple Watch, this new device has unique features, functions, and a compact interface that...»

In support of hybrid and multi-clouds, Cloudyn raises $4M

Suzanne Kattau | September 15th

Cloudyn, Ltd. today announced it has received $4 million in a Series A financing round, bringing the total investment in the Tel Aviv, Israel-based cloud startup to $5.5 million since...»

Emulex jumps on the software-defined bandwagon with management API

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

After overcoming the initial doubts that accompany every new paradigm in enterprise IT, the software-defined networking (SDN) wave quickly caught up to all the biggest names in the industry, with Cisco Systems Inc. and the other incumbent vendors...»

Journalists no longer need experts for data visualization | #data14

Rose Meadows | September 15th

After the Boston Marathon bombing last year, UK-based publication The Guardian created one of the more positive sides of the story using data mined from Boston.com, where individuals came out to offer help...»

What you missed in Cloud: incumbents tapping startup resourcefulness for an edge

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

It’s been a good week to be a cloud startup, especially for Amplidata Inc., which landed $10 million in funding from one of the biggest names on the enterprise storage block to help...»

Opinion: IoT feeding frenzy beginning to look a lot like dot-com

Paul Gillin | September 15th

Remember the dot-com craze of the mid-1990s, when startups like Webvan Group, Inc. raised more than $1 billion for services that barely got off the ground? It’s all about to happen again. The Internet of Things (IoT) is gearing...»

What you missed in Big Data: the numbers don’t lie

Maria Deutscher | September 15th

More than 90 percent of executives at organizations that are actively leveraging analytics in their production environments are satisfied with the results, according to a poll of more than 4,300 technology and business ...»

Gartner: Flash array startups ranked ahead of EMC, HP and IBM

Mike Wheatley | September 15th

Gartner Inc. has ranked three upstarts ahead of the likes of EMC Corp., Hewlett-Packard Company and IBM in its latest solid-state appliance critical capabilities report: namely, Kaminario, Pure Storage and SolidFire...»