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Samsung unveils the world’s highest capacity consumer SSD

The 4TB SSD represents a doubling of capacity over Samsung’s previous flash drive

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Pure Storage offers a novel way to upgrade flash arrays

The all-flash array maker introduces a trade-in program to ease the pain of storage upgrades and migrations

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52% off HooToo USB 3.0 Flash drive with Lightning Connector for iPhone and iPad devices - Deal Alert

This fast drive plugs directly in your lighning or USB port allowing you to add 64 GB of storage to your iPhone, and iPod and allows you to transfer files to and from a computer/laptop without the using a cable.

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58% off RAVPower FileHub Wireless Hard Drive, WiFi Bridge & Sharing Media Streamer - Deal Alert

This action packed file hub is highly rated, and dramatically discounted now on Amazon.

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26% off Patriot 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive With 150MB/Sec Speed - Deal Alert

This flash drive support USB 3.0, transfers data at speeds up to 150MB/Sec, and is housed in a rugged shock and water resistent housing so your data stays safe on the go.

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Intel lets slip roadmap for Optane SSDs with 1,000X performance

Intel let slips the timeline for its upcoming Optane line of SSDs that will blur the line between storage and memory by offering performance that has 1,000 times the endurance of NAND flash and is in some cases up to 1,000 times...

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NetApp's new SolidFire software option is buy once, use anywhere

The company will let enterprises buy perpetual licenses that aren't tied to specific storage arrays

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AMD gets back into SSDs with value Radeon R3 drives

The company's new SSDs start at $40.99 and have capacities from 120GB to 960GB

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EMC World kicks off with cloud backup and cheaper flash arrays

The show is likely to be EMC's last before it becomes part of Dell

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IBM lines up all-flash storage to help power cognitive computing

New systems in the company's FlashSystem line are designed to power cloud data centers that carry out real-time data analysis

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Intel's new super-fast SSDs feature 3D NAND

The company's first SSDs with 3D NAND chips are aimed at businesses and data centers

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Flash is rocketing into big-data analytics

At one time, all-flash storage arrays were used for a single mission-critical application with a need for speed, usually in big IT shops. Now they're poised to take over many more parts of IT

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Intel is lining up super-fast Optane SSD tech for MacBooks

Intel's been quiet about its super-fast Optane memory and SSD products, but few emerging details may provide insight into how they could be used in products like Apple's MacBooks

Get predictable performance from flash storage

How storage QoS shields mission-critical apps from latency spikes and resource contention in all-flash and hybrid arrays

Intel, Micron 3D NAND

These technologies will blow the lid off data storage

Hard disk drive and SSD makers are about to wow the storage market again

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Seagate reveals world's fastest SSD

Seagate will show off at an industry event a 10GBps SSD, 4GBps faster than any previous drive

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Flash memory's density surpasses hard drives for first time

HDD makers will roll out new tricks to increase areal density in the next two years

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The world's first 13TB SSD is here

Be prepared to fork out around $13,000 for the drive, which has more than twice the storage of the current highest-capacity SSD

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