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(NEAR onLINE) Available within a short amount of time, but not instantly. Tape and disk libraries are considered nearline devices, because it takes several seconds to retrieve the appropriate cartridge before it can be read. Contrast with online.
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NASDAQ: CRDS) said it has announced a technology partnership with UK-based Object Matrix Limited, a leading provider of object based nearline storage for the Media & Entertainment (M&E) industry as well as select financial and telecommunications firms.
scalable nearline storage using the NL-Series that combines high density with
The SpycerBox Ultra increases its current capacity to 72TB, making it the perfect solution for workflows in the areas of archiving and nearline storage.
BitWackr is a developmental shortcut to the incorporation of advanced data reduction into primary and nearline storage products.
The architecture offers 60GB/s of fully-balanced, non-blocking internal bandwidth and the ability to manage up to 1,200 storage devices (HDD/SSD), which means it is three times more scalable than competing systems and optimised for online and nearline storage environments.
The boost in data transfer rates translates to a significant improvement in areal density for nearline storage applications.
Volkswagen Financial Services Aktiengesellschaft, a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft and the largest provider of automotive financial services in Europe, has chosen to implement the SAND/DNATM nearline storage solution for SAP NetWeaver Business Intelligence Release 2004s (SAP NetWeaver BI 2004s).
One such tool is the ability to accomplish mass nearline storage using cost-effective SATA.
At the same time, AMS systems offer high availability FC drives with a cost-effective SATA intermix option, while WMS systems are configured only with SATA drives for low-cost nearline storage applications, such as data archival for regulatory compliance.
The Deskstar 7K400 is ideally suited for nearline storage and other low I/O applications.
The RIO Xtreme storage server supports both high-bandwidth streaming storage and low-cost nearline storage.
Hospitals save significant time and money by outsourcing image archiving and retrieval and combining it with online or nearline storage and viewing - all without compromising performance or image availability and access.