One of the two leading manufacturers of tape cartridge storage, FujiFilm, claims that they have a technology roadmap through to 2030 which builds on the current magnetic tape paradigm to enable 400 TB per tape. AnandTech reports: As reported by Chris M… Continue reading 400 TB Storage Drives In Our Future: Fujifilm
Vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products (server, enterprise storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud environments, including public and private cloud, increased 2.2% in the first quarter of 2020 (1Q20) while investments in traditional, n… Continue reading Cloud IT infrastructure spending grows, non-cloud investments plunge
Microsoft makes it easier for system administrators to query, enable, and disable Windows 10 Reserved Storage. In this article, I show you how to use the new DISM and PowerShell commands.
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Apple, Google, Microsoft and other Big Tech companies have stepped up their comments on the need for racial justice amid the Black Lives Matter protests that have gripped the US for the past two weeks. Now, a growing group of technologists say the lang… Continue reading Tech Terms Face Scrutiny Amid Anti-Racism Efforts
An anonymous reader shares a report: Western Digital has been receiving a storm of bad press — and even lawsuits — concerning their attempt to sneak SMR disk technology into their “Red” line of NAS disks. To get a better handle on the situation, ArsT… Continue reading Western Digital’s SMR Disks Won’t Work For ZFS, But They’re Okay For Most NASes.
A Purdue University data science and machine learning innovator wants to help organizations and users get the most for their money when it comes to cloud-based databases. Her same technology may help self-driving vehicles operate more safely on the roa… Continue reading OPTIMUSCLOUD: Cost and performance efficiency for cloud-hosted databases
Worldwide revenue from the Open Compute Project (OCP) infrastructure market will reach $33.8 billion in 2024, according to IDC. While year-over-year growth will slow slightly in 2020 due to capital preservation strategies during the COVID-19 situation,… Continue reading Global revenue from OCP infrastructure market to reach $33.8 billion in 2024
An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: A new study published in Scientific Reports reveals that crystalline rocks, such as granite, have a natural self-sealing mechanism, capable of keeping fluids locked away for millions of years. Care… Continue reading Could Granite Solve the Hard Problem of Nuclear Waste Storage?
When Spotinst rebranded to Spot in March, it seemed big changes were afoot for the startup, which originally helped companies find and manage cheap infrastructure known as spot instances (hence its original name). We had no idea how big at the time. Today, NetApp announced plans to acquire the startup. The companies did not share […] Continue reading NetApp to acquire Spot (formerly Spotinst) to gain cloud infrastructure management tools
As you might notice below, there were a lot of announcements in the world of Azure Infrastructure last month. That’s because Microsoft Build, the developer-focused conference, happened and it is one of the inflection points for new releases in the Azure calendar. Sure, Build is developer-focused, but in the modern world, developers and operators are […]
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