The Seagate® Kinetic Open Storage platform is the first device-based storage platform enabling independent software vendors (ISV) and cloud service providers (CSP), and enterprise customers to optimise scale-out file and object-based storage, delivering lower TCO. Seagate Kinetic Storage comprises storage devices + key/value API + Ethernet connectivity.Watch how Seagate Kinetic Simplifies Object Storage >
As part of the ATA’s peer- and industry-selected award process, the Kinetic platform was judged based on innovation, intellectual property, commercial viability, value proposition and impact on the industry and economy.
“This is yet another proof point of market validation of the Kinetic vision and opportunity,” said Ali Fenn, senior director, product line management, at Seagate. “We are thrilled to have won this honour against a field of very significant nominees.”
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Rapid implementation and deployment in any stack.
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The Seagate Kinetic Open Storage platform delivers higher performance and capacity, along with improved rack density, by allowing more flexibility than traditional storage server architectures.
Lowers capital expense (capex) associated with building new or upgrading an existing data centre architecture
Mitigates hardware risks associated with human error
Lowers operational expense (opex) associated with running a data centre
Improves utilisation of space where physical footprint is an issue
The conference halls at SC14 are still abuzz with activity. Everything from educational trainings, reunions of old colleagues, first-time meet-ups and deal making are still the order of business. If you’ve visited us, here, on our Intelligent Infrastructure blog during the lead up to SC14, we’ve shared several stories about Seagate’s commitment and impact on the HPC [...]
Earlier this week shared some of the announcements Seagate has made, from SC14 in New Orleans. Well we’ve made another – this time addressing three key items that continue the company’s commitment to the open source community. Seagate has finalized its contribution of an Apache Hadoop on Lustre Connector, which improves workflow efficiency by eliminating the need [...]
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Below is a recap of announcements Seagate has made, today, timed with SC14 in New Orleans. SEAGATE RECEIVES HONORS IN 2014 HPCWIRE READERS’ AND EDITORS’ CHOICE AWARDS- announcing that Seagate has been recognized in the annual HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards, presented at the 2014 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis [...]
We live in a world dominated by statistics. Whether we’re analyzing TV ratings, athletic performance or voter turnout ‘stats’ are to opinions what a compass is to direction. Never was this truer than in the high performance computing, (HPC) / supercomputing industry. Consider the following (source: Top500.org)… 42.8 megawatt: the combined power consumption of the top [...]