Tag: Performance


How NVDIMMs will change the face of computer storage

January 7, 2019

Via: James Hughes

Data centers all around the world are pushing the available technology to its limits, in the struggle to increase main memory capacity and bandwidth, while reducing latency. After several years of being relegated to small niches, it seems like nonvolatile […]

Computing, Hardware

Intel reportedly petitioned Microsoft to avoid using ARM chips in the Surface Go

August 24, 2018

Via: TechSpot

As reported by Paul Thurrott, Intel “petitioned Microsoft heavily” to use its Pentium Gold CPU in the Surface Go instead of an ARM chip. Despite a new Snapdragon CPU likely offering longer battery life, Microsoft was probably aware of the […]

Performance, security, and availability

Tech sector has ‘a false sense of security’ and is vulnerable, Morgan Stanley says

July 9, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Tech stocks rose in pace with the broader market Monday, ahead of what’s expected to be a relatively strong earnings season, but Morgan Stanley is starting to see leaks in the sector’s gas tank. Tech stocks on the S&P 500 […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Toshiba Delivers Value SAS SSDs

June 19, 2018

Via: StorageReview

Today Toshiba Memory America Inc. announced a new category of SAS SSDs that they expect to replace SATA SSDs in server applications. The new drive series, The RM5, is a 12Gbit/s value SAS (vSAS). These new drives offer higher capacity, […]

Computing, Hardware

Best CPU cooler 2018: top CPU coolers for your PC

June 14, 2018

Via: Techradar

For PC Gaming Week 2018, we here at TechRadar are celebrating all the components that make the best gaming PCs even better. And, here we’ve gathered all the best CPU coolers you can buy in 2018. What’s cooler than being […]

Performance, security, and availability

McObject’s New eXtremeDB Running on E8 Storage Sets Records in STAC Benchmark Tests

May 25, 2018

Via: Dataversity

A recent press release reports, “McObject®, developer of eXtremeDB®, the ultra-efficient database system for real-time and historical data analysis, announced today it has set multiple STAC-M3™ benchmark records, running on E8 Storage, a pioneer in shared accelerated storage for data-intensive, […]

Online Tools, Performance, security, and availability

Artificial Intelligence Takes on Large-Scale Database Management

May 23, 2018

Via: Dataversity

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is having a clear impact on databases. Among the major players, Microsoft is applying AI to continuously monitor Azure SQL database workload patterns and apply automatic tuning when it recognizes opportunities to improve the database performance, for […]

Online Tools

Neo4j Democratizes Connected Data for Businesses and Users with 3.4 Release

May 3, 2018

Via: Dataversity

A recent press release reports, “Neo4j, the leading platform for connected data, today announced Neo4j 3.4, which includes horizontal scaling, performance improvements of more than 50 percent, 3D geospatial search, and numerous operational improvements. Delivering on the company’s vision to […]

Application areas, Other

How to Choose the Right NoSQL Database for Your Application?

April 13, 2018

Via: Dataversity

This is the second part of an on-going series on NoSQL Databases, the first part was NoSQL Data Architecture & Data Governance: Everything You Need to Know. In that first part, I explained different NoSQL Database types and provided a […]

Performance, security, and availability

Teradata Analytics Platform Makes IoT Edge Computing Smarter with Industry’s First ‘4D Analytics’

April 12, 2018

Via: Dataversity

According to a recent press release, “Teradata, the leading cloud-based data and analytics company, today announced the availability of ‘4D Analytics,’ a new capability in advanced analytics that combines 3-dimensional geospatial location data with the 4th dimension of time. This […]