Category: Hardware

Computing, Hardware

AMD Zen 2 rumors point to 16-core Ryzen 3rd Generation processors

July 20, 2018

Via: Techradar

If you think the CPU war is crazy now with 32-core Ryzen Threadripper 2nd Generation processors at the high end, AMD next generation Zen 2 architecture could double core counts for the mainstream yet again, if the latest rumors hold […]

External hard drive, Hardware

Storbyte: Active On-Line HDD Storage System With 4U 96-Drives SBJ Series

July 18, 2018

Via: StorageNewsletter

Storbyte introduced its SBJ series of hardware-defined storage solutions that offer a 100% zero power, near-line/archive, tape on a shelf alternative, offering organizations a purpose-built solution delivering a verifiable data validation and protection plan capability that tape cannot provide. The […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Seagate BarraCuda SSD Review

July 17, 2018

Via: StorageReview

Last week Seagate Technologies announced their latest SSD, simple named BarraCuda SSD. The naming follows in line with the rest of the company‚Äôs Guardian Series of drives and naming scheme. The BarraCuda SSD will serve as a drop in HDD […]

External hard drive, Hardware

AFA IBM FlashSystem 9100 With PCIe NVMe SSDs and Software

July 16, 2018

Via: StorageNewsletter

IBM believes that today there is only one kind of successful enterprise – the data-driven multi-cloud organization.[1] We can see the needs of data-driven businesses reflected in some of the most powerful trends currently driving enterprise storage: NVMe, AI, multi-cloud, […]

Computing, Gadgets, Hardware, Mobile, Smartphones, Tablets

Apple may be launching a mountain of new hardware in the fall

July 12, 2018

Via: Mashable

We know that Apple is likely launching three new iPhones this year, and we know new MacBooks and iPads are probably on their way as well. But a new report from reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, via 9to5Mac, claims Apple will […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Samsung puts fifth-generation V-NAND memory into mass production

July 11, 2018

Via: TechSpot

Samsung has begun mass production of its fifth generation V-NAND memory. Using over 90 layers compared to the previous generation’s 64, the new memory achieves nearly a 40 percent improvement in performance. Fifth generation chips arrive in 256 gigabit (32GB) […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

A DIY Portable Thunderbolt 3 SSD with the TEKQ Rapide and SanDisk Extreme Pro

July 10, 2018

Via: Anandtech

The emergence of NVMe SSDs in the compact M.2 form-factor, coupled with the rising popularity of Thunderbolt 3, has enabled a new class of portable high-performance flash storage devices. External SSDs with a Thunderbolt interface have been around for a […]

Hardware, Network Attached Storage

Asustor: 2-Bay AS4002T and 4-Bay AS4004T Desktop NAS With Marvell Processor

July 9, 2018

Via: StorageNewsletter

The AS4002T and AS4004T are first consumer NAS that integrate 10GbE with an RJ45 connector. The AS4002T and AS4004T are NAS containing a Marvell Technology Group Ltd.’ Armada Cortex-A72 64-bit dual-core processor. Compared with the previous generation of processors, these […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive, Storage News&Tips

ADATA Enters High-End Enterprise SSD Market With SR2000

July 5, 2018

Via: Anandtech

Until now, ADATA’s SSD portfolio has consisted of client-focused SSDs and industrial-grade models based on similar hardware but optionally rated for extreme temperatures, with only the occasional purely server-oriented SSD. ADATA is entering a new market segment with the release […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive, Storage News&Tips

Seagate Announces BarraCuda Consumer SATA SSD

July 5, 2018

Via: Anandtech

Seagate has pretty much always been a major player in the storage market, where they’re known primarily for their hard drives. They haven’t been completely absent from the SSD market, but they have focused almost exclusively on the enterprise SSD […]