03 Aug '17, 6pm

IBM Claims Tape Density Record

IBM Claims Tape Density Record

Tape was invented more than 60 years ago and has repeatedly been deemed obsolete, but it remains the dominant method for storing cold data — data that is infrequently accessed but must be maintained, such as tax documents and health care records. The Big Data era has seen a resurgence in popularity for tape, which is valued for its small size and low cost relative to other storage alternatives as well as for its ability to store not just backup and archival data, but also the massive sensor and transactional data streams going up to the cloud. Indeed, business at IBM's tape storage unit grew by 8 percent last year, according to

Full article: http://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1332110

Tweets

Why the tape recording of the Mahathir-Zahid me...

blog.limkitsiang.com 06 Aug '17, 9am

With the velocity of the Mahathir-Zahid spat showing no let-up, but increasing in intensity with each passing day in the p...

IBM Deep Learning Breaks Through | EE Times

eetimes.com 11 Aug '17, 4pm

LAKE WALES, Fla. — IBM Research has reported an algorithmic breakthrough for deep learning that comes close to achieving t...

Check out @UglyGod's newest tracks.

hypebeast.com 04 Aug '17, 10am

Houston-bred rapper Ugly God has finally dropped his highly-anticipated debut album The Booty Tape . With 10 tracks in tot...

Listen to @UglyGod's debut mixtape ‘The Booty Tape’ here: https://t.co/xicik4MGIu

Listen to @UglyGod's debut mixtape ‘The Booty T...

highsnobiety.com 04 Aug '17, 2pm

was originally planned to be 14 tracks in length with features from Lil Yachty and XXXTentacion. However, the Indiana rapp...

Optical Transceiver Modules to Double in Density

Optical Transceiver Modules to Double in Density

eetimes.com 28 Jul '17, 6pm

Currently, SFP modules can handle data rates of 25 Gbps using non-return-to-zero (NRZ) modulation or 56 Gbps using four-le...

IBM Deep Learning Breaks Through

eetimes.com 11 Aug '17, 3pm

LAKE WALES, Fla. — IBM Research has reported an algorithmic breakthrough for deep learning that comes close to achieving t...

JNIM claims series of attacks on French forces ...

longwarjournal.org 03 Aug '17, 3am

The Group for Support of Islam and Muslims (JNIM), al Qaeda’s group in West Africa, has claimed several attacks on French ...