DataDirect Networks http://www.ddn.com DataDirect Networks Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:11:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.3 DataDirect Networks Joins Global Alliance for Genomics and Health http://www.ddn.com/press-releases/datadirect-networks-joins-global-alliance-for-genomics-and-health/ http://www.ddn.com/press-releases/datadirect-networks-joins-global-alliance-for-genomics-and-health/#comments Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:30:03 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8869 Powering Over One-Third of the World’s Top Sequencing Companies, DDN Will Contribute Expertise in Data Representation, Storage, Analysis and Security of Genomic Data
Santa Clara, Calif — July 22, 2014

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Thoughts from ISC14 – Deriving Business Value from Big Data http://www.ddn.com/blog/thought-isc14-deriving-business-value-big-data/ http://www.ddn.com/blog/thought-isc14-deriving-business-value-big-data/#comments Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:00:08 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8830 Typically, when I think of summer, I think of beaches, drinks with cocktail umbrellas, baseball and of course, fireworks.  This summer, in particular, has proven to have not only a lot of US 4th of July and World Cup fireworks, but also substantial new product announcement fireworks from the …

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Public Health England using big data to fight infectious disease http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/14/public-health-england-using-big-data-to-fight-infectious-disease/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+itproportal%2Frss+(Latest+ITProPortal+News) http://www.itproportal.com/2014/07/14/public-health-england-using-big-data-to-fight-infectious-disease/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+itproportal%2Frss+(Latest+ITProPortal+News)#comments Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:00:29 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8867 Based on DataDirect Networks (DDN), the system enables faster and effective analysis of genome sequences, allowing PHE diagnostics and surveillance activities to aid in the fight against illness. “PHE’s applied work and support for research are extraordinary examples of how HPC improves our daily lives,” claimed Laura Shepard, director of …

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DDN goes the last mile in commercial HPC http://storageswiss.com/2014/07/11/last-mile-in-commercial-hpc/ http://storageswiss.com/2014/07/11/last-mile-in-commercial-hpc/#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 23:37:58 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8800

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Lab adds DDN storage to keep up with supercomputer http://searchstorage.techtarget.com/news/2240224274/Lab-adds-DDN-storage-to-keep-up-with-supercomputer http://searchstorage.techtarget.com/news/2240224274/Lab-adds-DDN-storage-to-keep-up-with-supercomputer#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:02:02 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8798 Environmental Molecular Science Laboratory (EMSL) implemented DataDirect Networks’ (DDN) Storage Fusion Architecture (SFA) 12K storage platform and ExaScaler file storage appliance to deliver 2.7 PB of usable capacity. As part of its $17 million computer upgrade, EMSL installed three SFA12K-40 storage arrays, as well as DDN’s ExaScaler parallel file system …

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HPC has a growing role to play in genomic sequencing http://www.scientific-computing.com/news/news_story.php?news_id=2514 http://www.scientific-computing.com/news/news_story.php?news_id=2514#comments Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:46:46 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8796 Public Health England (PHE), an executive agency of the Department of Health in the UK, is upgrading its HPC system and has also recently started using a DDN based storage system. PHE is also expanding its archiving storage capacity with 250 Tb of DDN WOS cloud storage and implementing the …

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Web Object Storage and the Unstructured Data Challenge http://www.datacenterdynamics.com/focus/archive/2014/07/web-object-storage-and-unstructured-data-challenge http://www.datacenterdynamics.com/focus/archive/2014/07/web-object-storage-and-unstructured-data-challenge#comments Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:00:42 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8793 And, although object storage is not a new paradigm – most people interact with object storage on a daily basis when they retain and share information on DropBox, store or retrieve photos on Facebook, listen to songs on Spotify for example – this explosion in unstructured data has catapulted object …

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Think You’ve Bested Shadow IT? The Battle Rages on Through “Shadow Data” http://www.ddn.com/blog/think-youve-bested-shadow-battle-rages-shadow-data/ http://www.ddn.com/blog/think-youve-bested-shadow-battle-rages-shadow-data/#comments Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:30:02 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8770 Within the past ten years, CIOs and IT departments have been fighting to slay the ‘Shadow IT’ dragon. You do know what I am taking about right..? All those pesky servers carefully hidden under employee desks because, “IT was not responsive enough to handle their needs”; or, “IT doesn’t understand …

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Alex Bouzari On His Big Data Storage Firm: First, We Got Red of the VCs http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/06/30/a_ddn_chat/ http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/06/30/a_ddn_chat/#comments Mon, 30 Jun 2014 07:00:14 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8762 Chris Mellor’s interview with Alex Bouzari, DDN CEO, Chairman & Co-founder at ISC. Mellor highlights Alex’s early days in technology, the birth of DDN, staying private, and what makes the company so different from the competition. …

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DDN HPC 1Q14 Bookings Grew 17% Y/Y http://www.storagenewsletter.com/rubriques/business-others/ddn-hpc-1q14-bookings-grew-17-yy/ http://www.storagenewsletter.com/rubriques/business-others/ddn-hpc-1q14-bookings-grew-17-yy/#comments Fri, 27 Jun 2014 08:00:21 +0000 http://www.ddn.com/?p=8760 HPC bookings in 1Q14 outpaced other markets as more commercial organizations with big data initiatives turn to DDN storage for its performance, scalability and efficiency. DDN also continues to deliver on enterprise requirements including density, security, manageability, data protection and data collaboration features. This focus is driving increased revenues and …

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