Storage systems down 2.5% in Q1 2016 – long term decline causes widespread consolidation

Storage systems markets continue to wane Read more »

2016 prediction 6 – Raw storage and services drive Big Data growth

For an update to this data please click here. Over the last few years there’s been shift in spending away from storage arrays and towards raw storage. I expect this to continue in 2016. In total the market will grow by 2% to $115B, with the strongest growth in raw […] Read more »

IBM’s Texas Memory Systems Acquisition – Integration And Virtualisation

Everyone knows SSD/flash memory is disruptive and important, but where to put it? For IBM the answer is to use its TMS acquisition to build it into integrated systems and under its SAN Volume Controller storage hypervisor Read more »