EMC, the largest external data storage vendor, announced yesterday that it has started selling a high-end flash drive for its big-iron storage arrays. Is this the beginning of the end for disks?
Storage is what makes a computer your computer. Robin Harris writes about storage and other tech with a focus on the SOHO/SMB market. And fun stuff, too, like PS3 supercomputers and Google's technology.
Robin Harris is Chief Analyst at TechnoQWAN LLC, based in Sedona, Arizona. He has over 30 years in the IT industry, including DEC and Sun, and degrees from Yale and the Wharton School.
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Where is the creativity?CES is a fire hose in a parking lot.
For all you bleeding-edge OS X warriorsNoel Dellofano, part of the ZFS development team at Apple, has posted ZFS binaries and source code on Mac OS Forge. ZFS looks to be the first 21st century file system to make it to a high-volume desktop.
Darn! It looks like I screwed up the Microsoft hoses user data - again!
After yesterday's post I walked through the rest of CES looking for new data storage - and found some. Lots of flash SSDs, a new idea in safe backups and a new removable hard drive.
Credit card-sized flash drives? Repair that trashed copy of "The Little Mermaid?
Content is kingWarner Brothers decision to abandon HD DVD is the confirmation - for those who needed it - that Blu-ray has indeed won the battle for dominant high-def video format. Now only General Electric Co.
Update final (I hope) I mistakenly overstated the breadth of Microsoft's changes with SP3. I've struck out the incorrect data below.
Panasonic will announce the industry's first slim-line Blu-ray DVD writer at CES on January 6. The 9.
Pardon me while I bang my head on my deskLess than 3 weeks ago I wrote about a simple storage device that saved 1500+ lives and over $175,000,000 in just a couple of hundred hospitals out of 3700 nationwide.Now the Feds have ordered the program halted.