Flash is targeting Disks… and Disks will target tapes

Last month I took a couple of trips to US to attend two different events and I recorded some interesting news. 1) HP, During its Discover, launched a new SSD Array and a new StoreOnce VSA. They also launched a hardware tape library capable of 560 slots at its maximum configuration (it means 3.5 PBs with LTO6). In that occasion, I also had the chance to talk to some WD representatives about some products that they are working on (slower but more durable hard drives!). 2) On the second trip I met Pure Storage, a 100% flash array entrant...

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