Hadoop and Big Data Storage: The Challenge of Overcoming the Science Project

CohoData_AndyWarfield

Enabling the ‘science’ of big data appears to be one of the biggest challenges for IT enterprises. In order for projects of this nature to evolve into viable, efficient solutions, it will take as much rethinking from vendors as it will from the companies deploying these solutions. The gap between web-scale approaches and traditional data center architectures is closing rapidly, however. Read More

Load DynamiX Extends Storage Testing Reach

A sample of Load DynamiX results.

Originally developed to enable storage vendors to test their offerings, Load DynamiX said it is now being embraced by IT organizations that need to address I/O storage bottlenecks across block, file, and object-based storage systems. Read More