Massive Storage Solutions

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 Massive Storage SolutionsSometimes, size matters.On the front end your company needs speed: ICC’s VEGA-series overclocked or massively parallel processing (MPP) solutions are ideal. On the back end, however, you need something less speedy and more substantial — a high-density storage solution that offers massive capacity without a huge footprint. We’ve got you covered.Space and Energy […]

Making Enterprise Storage a Little More Clear

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ICC brought partners HGST and Nexenta together with our customers at a rooftop Chicago Cubs baseball game to make enterprise storage a little more clear… while having a good time!

Software Defined Storage: ICC and Nexenta Joint Webinar

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If you are wondering how you can acquire high performance storage with enterprise class features at a lower cost than most traditional SAN architectures, learn more about our Nexenta-powered solutions.

Understanding the RAID Controller

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As a follow up to our podcasts on RAID and storage media, here is a basic overview of what a storage system with hardware RAID and a RAID controller looks like

Server Talk Episode 4: Storage Media

Storage Media

From the evolution of spindle disks through solid-state and PCI-e technology, we explore the pros and cons of different storage media

Server Talk Episode 3: An Intro to RAID

What is RAID?

You may have heard the term RAID before but been confused about what exactly it does. In this episode of “Server Talk” Alexey and Mike explore what RAID is and why it’s important for your applications and business.

SSD vs HDD: Choosing the right tool for the job

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We’ve featured solid-state drives (SSDs) in the past on this blog. However, given the recent situation in Thailand and increasing shortage of hard-disk drives, I thought it would be appropriate to feature a piece helping people who are designing computer systems decide when it is a good idea to use SSDs rather the traditional hard drives […]

The Evolution of Storage – 2012 Isn’t Just the Year of the Dragon

2012 is quickly shaping up to be an exciting year in a variety of technology verticals. Just last week NVIDIA® announced a new production release of their CUDA computing toolkit, accelerating GPU computing. Meanwhile, everyone is excitedly awaiting the launch of the new Intel products shipping towards the end of Q1. But of all the areas […]

The Impact of Thailand and Hard-Drive Shortages

Everyone in our industry seems to be keeping at least one eye on the impact of the massive flooding in Thailand and the hard-drive shortages resulting from it. If you haven’t been, here is a quick summary: Thailand is experiencing record flooding – the worst in 50 years. Manufacturers are struggling to continue work in […]

ICC Builds Solution for NCSA “Dark Energy Survey”

International Computer Concepts, with partner LSI, has developed a supercomputing solution for one of the most challenging astronomy projects ever conceived. The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) is an organization that develops and deploys national-scale cyberinfrastructure that advances science and engineering, providing high performance computing (HPC) resources to researchers across the country. Leading-edge computing, […]