Stories by Lucas Mearian

NYSE announces financial services cloud

New York Stock Exchange Euronext's technology division today announced <a href="http://www.nyse.com/press/1306838249812.html">a cloud services offering</a> for the capital markets community, a product it described as the financial services industry's first <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/topic/158/Cloud+Computing">cloud</a> platform.

NetApp to resell CommVault's tape backup, snapshot, replication tech

Storage vendor NetApp said today it can now support all types of backup through a single interface as a result of a reseller agreement with CommVault and will offer its SnapProtect branded software, a package of CommVault's Simpana 9's snapshot copies, replication and tape management software.

Enterprise SSD testing spec released

The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) today announced the release of a specification that can be used to test the performance of solid-state drives, regardless of the vendor.

Big firms shunning public cloud storage: Survey

Only 10 per cent of large corporations are considering the public cloud as a place to store even their lowest tier of data for archive purposes, according to a survey by TheInfoPro, a market research firm.

Samsung now producing DDR 2.0 NAND flash, touts 3X performance gain

Samsung Electronics announced that it is now producing high-performance DDR 2.0 multi-level-cell (MLC) memory chips based on its smallest 20-nanometer (nm) circuitry. The chips boast a performance improvement of three times over the company's current chip technology and have 64 gigabits of capacity, twice what Samsung had been producing with DDR 1.0 technology.