Archive | August, 2013

Cloud Computing Energy Usage: don’t forget the Last Mile

Access networks, not data centres, are the biggest threat to the sustainability of cloud services. This is the conclusion of a research conducted by the University of Melbourne. The datacenter industry is very much focussed on the energy efficiency inside the datacenter and the benefits of economy of scale by centralizing computer power and data […]

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Viking SATADIMM: Nand flash SATA SSD in DDR3 DIMM slot?

Today computer and data storage memory vendor Viking announced that SSD vendor Solidfire has deployed their SATADIMM modules in DDR3 DIMM (e.g. Random Access Memory (RAM) main memory) slots of their SF SSD based storage solution. Solidfire SD solution with SATADIMM via Viking Nand flash SATA SSD in a DDR3 DIMM slot? Per Viking, Solidfire […]

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