Tag Archives: data storage

TCS Has Developed Flash-Based Storage for Military, Space Data; Mike Bristol Comments

TeleCommunication Systems has introduced an 8-gigabit flash memory device for data storage in military, aerospace and medical platforms that operate in harsh environments. The hardware is built with single-level NAND flash architecture as well as radiation shielding technology, TCS said Tuesday. Mike Bristol, president of TCS’ government solutions group, said …

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DataDirect Networks Storage App to Support Researchers Managing Large-Scale Bioinformatics Workloads; Aaron Gardner Comments

DataDirect Networks has been selected by the University of Florida to provide an integrated storage appliance to academic researchers for managing large-scale bioinformatics and life sciences workloads, Datanami reported Dec. 5. Alex Woodie writes the University of Florida’s Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research wanted a converged infrastructure that is built …

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Applied Communications Sciences Builds Mobile Connectivity, Data Storage Tools; Petros Mouchtaris Comments

Applied Communications Sciences has unveiled two platforms that seek to help customers address security issues when storing data in smart devices and connecting to mobile networks. Mobile Data Storage works to encrypt sensitive information used in the healthcare, emergency services, military and the financial services industries, ACS said Oct. 2. …

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Iron Mountain Buys Cornerstone Records Mgmt for $191M; William Meaney Comments

Iron Mountain has purchased Cornerstone Records Management for $191 million cash to develop information storage portfolio and to broaden its client base to include small and medium-sized businesses. Cornerstone’s venture involves document storage, shredding and data protection for small to medium-sized companies in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic areas as well …

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GE, Oracle Forge Smart Grid Data Storage Alliance; Mike Carlson Comments

A General Electric division has integrated its electrical meter data management software with Oracle hardware that is intended to store information. GE Digital Energy achieved the Oracle Exadata Optimized status under the latter’s partner network to offer customers a consolidated metering infrastructure for on-premise or cloud-based networks, GE said Wednesday. …

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NJVC Demos Cloud-Based Disaster Mgmt Portal; Kevin Jackson Comments

NJVC on Thursday demonstrated a cloud-based platform designed to provide organizations with an online communications tool during emergency situations. The presentation held at the Gannett headquarters in McLean, Va. is part of a project to help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency determine how to use information technology systems for disaster response activities, NJVC …

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