US Sheriff’s department DOES need a petabyte class storage array

Profitability has been regained by privately owned DataDirect Networks, which produces storage arrays for supercomputers, the HPC market at large and the big data for enterprise market. DDN said its bookings had grown 16 per cent year-over-year in 2014. It gained more than 150 customers with more than 1PB of storage in the year, including Imperial College London, Kern County Sheriff’s Department, Red Wind Casino, Trinity University, Turning Stone Casino, one of the world’s largest banks, a leader in global oil and gas exploration, a major Japan-based pharmaceutical company, and two leading automobile racing companies.