The Economics of Storage Improve with Nanterro's Carbon Nanotube NRAM

I was excited to read today about Nanterro coming out of stealth with their Carbon NanoTube (CNT) non-volatile memory which is considerably faster than the flash we are already amazed by. When this stuff finally hits the datacenter, the economics of storage are going to be transformed yet again, along with the fortunes of companies that are in the hyperconvergence business.

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Atlantis Computing unveil hyperconverged and distributed real-time in-line dedupe!

The technology pendulum may swing left and right between aggregation and disaggregation, but sometimes it also jumps forwards like the way Atlantis Computing's USX offers you hyperconvergence with distributed storage goodness. This is classic digital economics: software-defined, API-powered, flash-performance with disruptive economics. This is hyperconvergence with a difference, and the roadmap looks excellent.

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The Rise of the InfraDev

This week it was announced that JP Morgan Chase had joined the CloudFoundry foundation. As part of this announcement the JPMC CIO also acknowledged the emergence of a new kind of practitioner role called Infrastructure Developer, and said that this was a great opportunity for those practitioners willing to grasp the nettle.

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