Gino Pokluda, manager of service improvement and innovation at Presbyterian Health Plan, sliced storage in the company's database environments from 80TB to 35TB using database management software.
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Researchers at universities in Taiwan and Japan have demonstrated a way to use proteins to create non-volatile memory and multilayer '3D' electronics.
Verizon is extending its suite of cloud services to offer a new IaaS (infrastructure-as-a-service) option, called Verizon Cloud Compute, as well as a new storage-as-a-service, Verizon Cloud Storage, that the company says offer finer granularity in pricing and stricter quality of service metrics than its competitors.
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To inject variety, volume and quality into health applications, Box has teamed up with Dignity Health and The Social+Capital Partnership on a developer contest.
WD today announced My Cloud, an Internet-connected hard drive that is available in 2TB, 3TB, and 4TB capacities and offers a simple setup.
Seagate Technology will demonstrate HAMR, a technology it's counting on to fit more data onto hard disk drives, at the Ceatec show this week.
After a recent fire at its memory plant in Wuxi, China, Hynix's DRAM supply is now not expected to be restored until the first half of 2014.
What started as an expression of art by Berlin Artist Aram Bartholl to explore the relationship between the online and offline worlds, has caught on and become an enormous file sharing network based on thumb drives embedded in buildings and other objects.
The vendor gets aggressive about enterprise flash arrays, but faces challenges in the data center
Shares of solid-state storage vendor Violin Memory plunged more than 17 percent on the company's first day of trading Friday, but analysts said the market for flash storage remains hot.
With new DDR4 memory, computers will be faster next year but users will likely pay a premium on the price of the technology.
Micron has begun shipping engineering samples of the its new hybrid memory cube for high-performance computing and networking customers. It'll increase bandwidth on state-of-art DDR3 modules by as much as 15 times.
Samsung claims its latest consumer drive, one of a new generation of three-bits-per-cell NAND flash devices, has the same endurance and performance, but a lower price, than its predecessors.
Cloud storage locker Dropbox has joined Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, LinkedIn and Facebook in their quest for permission to publish the number of data requests they have received from the U.S. government, and the number of users affected by those requests.
The damage to Hynix's China fabrication facility from a fire last week will take three to six months to repair, which will hit prices and supply hard because it is the top memory producer.
SK Hynix will increase DRAM production at its headquarters, the company said Friday, following a price spike in memory chips after a fire at a company factory in China.