From the get-go, this year’s Next Generation Object Storage Summit (NGSS), held in Los Angeles, CA from March 4-5, 2014, demonstrated that object storage continues to be confusing for all stakeholders – users, vendors, industry analysts, and press. Unlike last year, where it was more of a discussion around what is object storage; this year, it was less about...
Big Data / Analytics
Last night, I attended a Meetup hosted by The Hive, an incubator and think tank in the Big Data space. The presentation featured LinkedIn’s use of Big Data visualization...Read More
Cloud / Infrastructure
Current Overview Early in October, 2013, Spectra Logic held its second analyst summit in Boulder, Colo. Neuralytix was invited to attend. At Spectra Logic’s headquarters, the company showed off a 40 fram array of its T-Finity tape library across 40 frames. The 40 frames held 313PB (compressed) of storage using LTO-6 technology. That’s nearly 1/3EB!...