I met NEC a few weeks ago during Storage Field Day 6. As always when I talk to a giant Japanese IT company I feel great respect for their technology but at the same time, I have to admit that they seem distant from western user needs and the risk is that they remain irrelevant. My impression We got the chance to look at two different products: the M-Series array series and HYDRAstor. The first looks old while the latter has a great untapped potential. If you look at spec sheets, features, configurations, models and so on, the M-series...Read More
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