INTEL® STORAGE BUILDERS NEWSLETTER

AUGUST 2017

What's New?

What's New?

A New Scalable Platform to Explore

Storage will take a huge leap forward with the new Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processor. Explore the optimizations and enhancements for storage in the data center. Learn more in this CRN article.

 

 

Intel Introduces a Revolutionary Data Center Storage Solution

Intel announces new “Ruler” form factor for Intel® SSDs, an all-new solid state drive form factor enabling up to 1PB of storage in a 1U server rack in the future. Intel is also a part of a group working to reduce non-standard SSD form-factor proliferation called Enterprise and Datacenter SSD Form Factor (EDSFF). Learn more here.

 

 

Welcome New Intel Storage Builders Members

We are pleased to welcome new members to the Intel® Storage Builders program. Get to know these members and more by visiting their individual microsites posted on our membership page, as well as technical papers published in Solutions Library.

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Intel Storage Builders University

Intel Storage Builders University

The Intel Storage Builders University is designed to assist technical professionals in understanding and implementing storage solutions for enterprise and cloud data centers. Explore the latest storage topics including Intel® Solid State Drives, SPDK, ISA-L, Intel® CAS, new storage architectures and industry trends with Intel Storage Builders University training materials.

Featured Classes from Intel Storage Builders University

Intel® QuickAssist Technology Fundamentals

In this course, Brian Keating, Intel Software Architect, provides a foundational understanding of Intel® QuickAssist Technology. He explores key components, covering the key drivers, software, deployment and API's.

Containers 101: The Technology That Drives The Cloud

In this course, Arjen van de Ven, Intel Director, Advanced Systems Engineering, OTC, discusses software trends that have led to virtualization and cloud computing. He also defines container technology and describes the key benefits.

 

Partner News & Collaboration

Partner News & Collaboration

Featured Collaboration – VMware and Intel

Intel® Select Solutions for VMware vSAN*

By narrowing down the pool of VMware vSAN ReadyNodes to the Intel Select Solutions for VMware vSAN, IT teams can rest assured that the solutions are already verified for balanced and optimized performance—from the hardware up through the firmware stack to the VMware vSAN software. This solution brief, demonstrates that proven configurations are within reach with Intel Select Solutions for VMware vSAN, a verified foundation for hyper-converged infrastructure.

 

 

Intel Storage Builders Solutions Library

The Solutions Library houses storage related content from our member community. It offers reference architectures, whitepapers, and solution briefs to help build and enhance your storage solutions. Visit the Solutions Library to search the more than 50 pieces of technical collateral currently available.

Featured Publications from the Storage Builders Solutions Library

ClusterStor™ High Performance Parallel File System Solution

This solution brief highlights how Seagate and Intel® Enterprise Edition for Lustre* Software parallel file system accelerates high performance data storage to power advanced computing solutions. | Download the PDF

Simplify and Accelerate Dynamic Hybrid Cloud Deployments

This solution brief discusses how Velostrata moves production workloads to and from the public cloud in minutes, while data remains safe and secure on-premise in Intel® SSD Data Center family devices. | Download the PDF

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Social Hub

Social Hub

For our ecosystem's latest news, podcasts, webinars, blog posts, and more, visit the Storage Builders Social Hub. Recent contributions from our community include the following:

Podcast: Scale Your Business with Dynamic Orchestration

In this podcast, Sundip Arora, Director of Product Marketing at Kaminario discusses how Kaminario's next generation storage arrays bring cloud-scale storage on premise with dynamic provisioning. – Listen now

Podcast: How Velostrata is Simplifying Cloud Migration for Enterprises

Yonatan Klein, Director of Product Management at Velostrata joins this podcast to discuss the value of cloud workload mobility and what Velostrata is doing to make it easier for enterprises to move their workloads to and from the cloud. – Listen now

Webinar: How to Run an Enterprise-Grade OpenStack and Kubernetes without the Headaches

Learn to design, build and manage your OpenStack or Kubernetes with the Supermicro platform and value added services from Canonical. Supermicro's solutions offer highly scalable Ultra Enterprise Servers that can have up to 44 Cores, 3TB of memory, high performance NVMe storage on each node, and support for a wide variety of workloads. – Listen now

Webinar: Supermicro Launches New X11 Family of Server and Storage Solutions

Supermicro has released a comprehensive line of new X11 generation server and storage solutions featuring the new Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor family with the strongest support for NVMe storage and 100G/25G Ethernet in the industry. – Listen now

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