2013 Press Releases
05Thursday, Dec. 2013
University of Florida Tames Big Science Data Growth with DataDirect Networks Converged Storage Infrastructure
DDN Speeds and Simplifies Research Collaboration Across Bioinformatics, Cellomics, Genomics and Proteomics Data Santa Clara, Calif. — December 5, 2013 News Facts Providing more than 400 world-class...
20Wednesday, Nov. 2013
DataDirect Networks Web Object Scaler to Provide A Multi-PB Storage Cloud To Enable Collaborative Data Sharing Across Leading Florida Research Universities
The Sunshine State Education & Research Computing Alliance (SSERCA) Selects DDN WOS to Support Collaboration Among Dispersed Community of Scientists, Researchers and Educators SUPERCOMPUTING13 (...
19Tuesday, Nov. 2013
DataDirect Networks Introduces the Industry’s Fastest Big Data Storage Platform – the SFA12KX Appliance Series
DDN SFA12KX Series of Appliances Deliver Extreme Performance at 48GB/s, Helping Customers Accelerate Data Intensive Workflows and Consolidate Infrastructure to Slash TCO SC13 (Booth #1307), Denver,...
19Tuesday, Nov. 2013
DataDirect Networks Big Data Storage Products Earn Top Honors with Unprecedented Six HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards
DDN Bests Previous Year’s Record, Maintaining Position as Most Recognized Storage Company in HPCwire Award History with 19 Lifetime Wins SC13 (Booth #1307), Denver, CO — November 19, 2013 News Facts...
18Monday, Nov. 2013
DataDirect Networks Annual High Performance Computing Trends Survey Underscores that Storage I/O Performance is The Number One Issue in Designing HPC Systems for Big Data
HPC End Users Confirm that Not Only is Storage I/O a Challenge for Today’s Petascale Environments, But Fundamental Architectural Changes are Required for I/O Support for Exascale-Level Compute SC13...
12Tuesday, Nov. 2013
DDN Employs a ‘Burst Forward’ Approach in Addressing the Future of Exascale Computing Santa Clara, Calif.— November 12, 2013 News Facts What: DataDirect Networks (DDN) is heading to Supercomputing...
11Monday, Nov. 2013
Los Alamos National Laboratory Selects DataDirect Networks’ High-Performance Storage to Support Petascale Collaboration Among Scientists & Researchers
DDN to Deliver Site-Wide File System to Meet Existing and Future Cluster Demands for Scale, Throughput and Reliability for Laboratory’s Institutional Computing Program Santa Clara, Calif.— November...
04Monday, Nov. 2013
Suzuki Accelerates the Speed of Vehicle Design and Innovation with DataDirect Networks High Performance Scale-Out Storage
DDN SFA Storage with GRIDScaler Parallel File System Delivers More than Five Times the Performance, Increased Scale and Efficiency while Dramatically Lowering TCO Santa Clara, Calif.— November 4,...
01Friday, Nov. 2013
IDC MarketScape Assesses DDN Business Strategy, Technology Portfolio and Market Uptake Santa Clara, Calif.— November 1, 2013 News Facts DataDirect Networks (DDN) has been named a leader in the new...
29Tuesday, Oct. 2013
National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) Drives Major Scientific Discoveries with Powerful, Converged, Site-Wide Storage from DataDirect Networks
DDN’s Converged Infrastructure Helps NERSC Boost Performance, Scalability and Workflow Efficiency while Saving Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars in Infrastructure Costs Santa Clara, Calif.— October...
07Monday, Oct. 2013
DataDirect Networks Scalable, High-Performance Storage Powers Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute’s Worldwide Research Efforts to Reduce Global Health Burden
DDN’s Unrivaled Performance and Throughput Helps Leading Research Institute Evaluate Surge of DNA Sequencing Data to Uncover Causes of Genetic and Infectious Diseases Santa Clara, Calif.— October 7...
03Thursday, Oct. 2013
Santa Clara, Calif.— October 3, 2013 News Facts DataDirect Networks announced today that the company’s Board of Directors has appointed John C. Dorman as interim President of the company as Joe...
24Tuesday, Sep. 2013
DataDirect Networks and Sierra Detention Systems Collaborate to Offer World Class Physical Security Solution for Scalable Mission Critical Video Surveillance Applications
Joint Solution Helps Users Improve Security and Speed Time-to-Response at Correctional Facilities with Real-Time Video Surveillance Data Capture, Storage and Processing ASIS International 2013,...
18Wednesday, Sep. 2013
DataDirect Networks Ushers In a New Era of Scale, Speed and Data Insight for Webscale and Big Data Applications
DDN Introduces WOS 3.0 Software and WOS7000 Object Storage Appliance Which Deliver Trillion-File Scalability, Unprecedented Performance, High-Speed Parallel Metadata Search and Cloud-Based...
16Monday, Sep. 2013
Premium Pay TV Provider to Deploy Leading DDN Storage Solution, Doubling Capacity While Slashing Hardware and Operating Costs Santa Clara, Calif. – September 16, 2013 News Facts Starz, a leading...
12Thursday, Sep. 2013
DataDirect Networks and ASG Partner to Offer a Private Cloud Solution for High Performance, High Availability Archive and Collaboration
DataDirect Networks (DDN) and ASG Software Solutions (ASG) have partnered to deliver an integrated solution built on DDNTM Web Object Scaler (WOS®) and ASG-Digital Archiving (ADA) technology that...
11Wednesday, Sep. 2013
Sessions will Highlight Best Practices for Private Cloud Deployments, How to Achieve Economies of Scale at Scale, and Present a Vision of The Future of Cloud Storage Santa Clara, Calif. – September...
01Monday, Jul. 2013
More of the World’s TOP500 Supercomputers Trust DataDirect Networks for Best Analytics and Simulation Performance, Scale and Lowest TCO
As the Trusted Brand for Public and Commercial Sector Computing, DDN Powers Nearly Half of the World’s 250 Largest and Fastest Computers Sunnyvale, Calif. – July 1, 2013 News Facts DataDirect...
20Thursday, Jun. 2013
Texas Advanced Computing Center Deploys 20PB Big Data Hub using DataDirect Networks High-Performance Storage System
TACC Research Powered by DDN Storage Enables Breakthroughs in Brain Tumor Imaging, Black Hole Physics, Earthquake and Severe Weather Prediction International Supercomputing Conference, DDN Booth #...
17Monday, Jun. 2013
Zuse Institute Berlin Uses DataDirect Networks to Accelerate Big Data Analytics for Advanced Scientific Research
Researchers in Northern Germany to Benefit from Deployment of World’s Fastest File Storage Technology with Increased Performance, Enterprise Reliability and Scalability International Supercomputing...
04Tuesday, Jun. 2013
Veteran Technology Leader to Focus on Accelerating Revenue Growth, Profitability and Capturing Market Share in the Age of Cloud and Big Data SUNNYVALE, CA — June 4, 2013 News Facts DataDirect...
22Wednesday, May. 2013
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON EMBARKS ON FIRST PHASE OF 100PB CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE BUILD OUT FOR RESEARCH COLLABORATION WITH DATADIRECT NETWORKS OBJECT STORAGE TECHNOLOGY
London’s Premier Research Institution to Free Up to 3,000 Researchers from the Burden of Storing, Sharing and Preserving Vital Data Assets by Deploying DDN Storage Cloud SUNNYVALE, CA — May 22, 2013...
16Tuesday, Apr. 2013
DATADIRECT NETWORKS TO BUILD WORLD’S FASTEST STORAGE SYSTEM FOR TITAN, WORLD’S MOST POWERFUL SUPERCOMPUTER
New Oak Ridge National Laboratory Storage System Will Deliver Over One Terabyte Per Second in Throughput to Drive Radical Advances in Science and Big Data Analysis, Essential to DOE and Office of...
03Wednesday, Apr. 2013
DataDirect Networks (DDN) Showcases Expertise in Cloud Storage Innovation and Data Analysis for the Intelligence Industry at NAB Show 2013
Dave Fellinger, Chief Scientist and Randy Kreiser, Chief Storage Architect, Among Featured Speakers at the Cloud Computing Conference at the 2013 NAB Show SUNNYVALE, CA — April 3, 2013 Media Alert...
28Thursday, Mar. 2013
LEADING ANALYST FIRM POSITIONS DATADIRECT NETWORKS AS A CHALLENGER IN MAGIC QUADRANT FOR GENERAL PURPOSE DISK ARRAYS
SUNNYVALE, CA — March 28, 2013 News Facts DataDirect Networks (DDN) has been positioned in the Challengers quadrant in Gartner’s report, ‘Magic Quadrant for General Purpose Disk Arrays’.1 According...
05Tuesday, Mar. 2013
DATADIRECT NETWORKS DELIVERS FASTER PERFORMANCE THAN FLASH STORAGE, IMPROVING TRADING ALGORITHM DEVELOPMENT & RISK MANAGEMENT FOR FINANCIAL SERVICES COMPANIES
In Industry Benchmark Test, DDN Also Outperforms Traditional Storage for Big Data in Financial Analytics by as much as 800 Percent SUNNYVALE, CA — March 5, 2013 News Facts Demonstrating the...
26Tuesday, Feb. 2013
The First Enterprise Big Data Appliance to Dramatically Simplify Apache Hadoop Deployment, DDN’s hScaler Platform Also Delivers Up to Seven Times Better Analytics Performance STRATA CONFERENCE (...
05Tuesday, Feb. 2013
DATADIRECT NETWORKS EXPANDS WORLDWIDE HPC FOOTPRINT; POWERS OVER TWO-THIRDS OF THE WORLD’S 100 FASTEST SUPERCOMPUTERS
Continued Adoption Advances DDN’s Standing Among Top500 List Of World’s Fastest Supercomputers By 20 Percent Year-on-YearSUNNYVALE, CA — February 5, 2013News FactsOver two-thirds of...
17Thursday, Jan. 2013
Big Data Leader DataDirect Networks (DDN) Recognized as Fastest Growing Technology Company Over $100 Million on Los Angeles Business Journal’s List for Third Year in a Row
Surge in demand for DDN’s award-winning Big Data and cloud solutions earns third consecutive inclusion on list of fastest-growing Los Angeles area companies CHATSWORTH, CA — (January 17, 2013) — (...