ChannelNext 2016 #2
Headlines for Storage/Data Center
IBM Scientists Achieve Storage Memory Breakthrough
Technology can speed up machine learning and access to the Internet of Things, mobile phone apps and cloud storage
Gartner Says Worldwide Server Virtualization Market Is Reaching Its Peak
Growth Is Being Driven by Maintenance, Rather Than New LicensesGrowth Is Being Driven by Maintenance, Rather Than New Licenses
Small businesses find help from StorageCraft backup, disaster recovery solutions in fight against ransomware
In today’s world, ransomware adds to a long list of potential threats to business continuity, such as natural disasters, equipment failure, human error and malicious cyberattacks.
Datto Launches Datto Drive to Disrupt File Sync and Share Market for Small Businesses
Datto today announced the launch of Datto Drive, an inexpensive yet powerful file sync and share (FSS) service, intending to disrupt a highly commoditized market.
Project Infinite from Dropbox Brings Cloud-Stored Data to Desktop
Judging by the responses from users on Twitter, Dropbox' new technology for accessing cloud-based files from the desktop will be a welcome and much-needed improvement.
Visuality Systems and Microsoft expand Server Message Block collaboration to storage systems

Western Digital Enhances Its Datacenter Portfolio With WD Gold Hard Drives

Visuality Systems and Microsoft expand Server Message Block collaboration to storage systems
Microsoft Technology Licensing LLC and Visuality Systems Ltd. announced the expansion of their Server Message Block (SMB) collaboration from the embedded world to the enterprise market.
IBM and Box to Enable Local Data Storage in Europe and Asia with Box Zones and IBM Cloud

StorageCraft releases ImageManager 7
Backup management software’s new features based on IT professionals requests
NVIDIA DGX-1 Delivers Deep Learning Throughput of 250 Servers to Meet Massive Computing Demands of Artificial Intelligence
NVIDIA unveiled the NVIDIA DGX-1, the world's first deep learning supercomputer to meet the unlimited computing demands of artificial intelligence. -
Beating heart on a chip developed by Canadian scientists
Canadian scientists have developed a way to grow swatches of living heart tissue containing muscle and "blood vessels"  that beat rhythmically like a real heart.
Western Digital Offers Growing Raspberry Pi Community New 314GB Drive

IBM Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse and Data Management Solutions for Analytics

Gartner Says Worldwide Server Revenue Grew 8.2 Percent in the Fourth Quarter of 2015, While Shipments Increased 9.2 Percent

Samsung Introduces World Largest Capacity (15.36TB) SSD for Enterprise Storage Systems
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced memory technology, announced that it is now shipping the industry’s largest solid state drive (SSD) – the “PM1633a,” a 15.36 terabyte (TB) drive.
EMC Declares 2016 The Year of All-Flash For Primary Storage
With Nearly 40% Share in the All-Flash Storage Market , EMC Expands its All-Flash Portfolio to Help Customers Modernize the Data Center
EMC Unveils DSSD D5: A Quantum Leap In Flash Storage
Available in March, DSSD D5 is the first of a new category of flash storage – Rack-Scale Flash.
ExaGrid Backup Storage Appliance Named Product of the Year - Backup Hardware by Storage Magazine

Reliability Ranks #1 As Most Important Factor In Enterprise Storage Purchasing
Western Digital Corp. Global Survey of CIOs and IT Decision Makers Highlights Data Preservation and Data Analytics as Critical Factors to the Bottom Line