India’s external storage market dropped 4.7 percent year on year to US$74.1 million in Q4, according to IDC.
NetApp has announced the NetApp EF600 all-flash array that delivers the consistent latency, bandwidth and IOPS critical to enterprise database and analytics applications.
Based on a new Storage Performance Council SPC-1 Result, the all-flash EF560 achieved the leading SPC-1 Price-Performance for all-flash arrays with an average response time of under one millisecond, at $0.54/SPC-1 IOPS
Also introduced was the NetApp E5600 hybrid array that leverages the flash optimisations of the EF560 in hybrid configurations using both solid-state drives and conventional disk drives. The hybrid E5600 storage array delivers increased performance and reliability for more capacity-intensive SAN applications including data warehousing, email and backup.