ChannelNext 2015
Headlines for Storage
Gartner Says Worldwide Server Shipment Market Grew 8 Percent in the Second Quarter of 2015, While Revenue Increased 7.2 Percent
In the second quarter of 2015, worldwide server shipments grew 8.0 percent year over year, while revenue increased 7.2 percent from the first quarter of 2014, according to Gartner, Inc.
Google Now Lets Users Mail in Hard Drives for Cloud Storage
Backing up large volumes of physically stored data onto the cloud can take days, weeks or even months, depending on the speed of a user's Internet connection.
Rambus Makes Server Memory Interface Chipset For Advanced Enterprise and Data Center Systems
New DDR4 RDIMM and LRDIMM Chipset Meets Growing Demands Of Big Data and Cloud Computing 
Chelsio Demonstrates Industry-Leading 40GbE iSCSI Performance
Chelsio T5 Adapters Deliver Highest Throughput and Lowest CPU Utilization For Industry-Standard Ethernet Storage Networking  
Toshiba Develops World First 256Gb, 48-Layer BiCS FLASH

Nearly a Third Say Cloud Storage is Essential, But National Opinion is Divided

Intel and Micron Produce Breakthrough Memory Technology
Intel and Micron begin production on new class of non-volatile memory, creating the first new memory category in more than 25 years.
Midcontinent To Transform Its Business By Expanding Its Gigabit Service Initiatives

IBM Research Alliance Produces Industry First 7nm Node Test Chips
Partners with GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Samsung and SUNY Polytech to Clear Path for Next Generation Semiconductors
Barracuda Ranked Number One in Integrated Systems for Purpose Built Backup Appliance Units Shipped
Barracuda Backup Remains Number One, Adds New SaaS Backup Option
QNAP Deepens Relationship with AMD Ships New Product Line Incorporating AMD G-Series Processor & 10GbE-ready Networking A Home Run for Budget-conscious SMBs

AMD Embedded G-Series SoC Powers New Line of Samsung All-In-One Thin Client Solutions
AMD, No. 1 in Thin Client Computing Globally, Wins with New Scalable, Low-Power Solution
WD Redesigns World No. 1 Selling Portable Hard Drive
New My Passport Drives Now Feature Up to 3 TB Capacity, Easier Backup Software and Personalization Options
HP sells stake in Chinese storage and server unit for $2.3B amid tech tensions

Plex Media Server now available on WD My Cloud NAS Series

IBM Sells More All-Flash Storage in 2014 Than Any Other Competitor
IBM announced it was the number one all-flash storage array vendor in 2014, shipping more petabytes and units for SSA than any other competitor, according to data in a new report by leading IT analyst firm Gartner.
Index Engines Collaborates with EMC, Launches Workshop for Legacy Tape Data Management

WD Scales Up Surveillance-Class Hard Drive Line
New WD Purple™ NV 3.5-inch Drives Equipped for NVR Surveillance-system Environments  
Fixstars Announces World First, Portable, 12TB SSD, 4-Bay, 2.5 Storage Solution

Micron and Intel Unveil New 3D NAND Flash Memory
Micron and Intel Unveil New 3D NAND Flash Memory Technology Advancements Enable Three Times More Capacity than Other NAND Technologies