SANTA CLARA, Calif., O’Reilly Strata Conference (Booth #1100) – February 11, 2014 – Enterprise storage leader HGST, a Western Digital company (NASDAQ: WDC), today announced that at the O’Reilly Strata Conference (@strataconf) the company will demonstrate how its high-performance solid state drives (SSDs) and enterprise-class hard disk drives (HDDs) are helping data centers manage explosive petabyte (PB) growth while balancing the right mix of performance, capacity and power to efficiently scale. Additionally, HGST end-user, Kai Trepte, lead software engineer for the Harvard Clean Energy Project, will lead a special session titled “Big Data Maps to Renewable Energy.”
Who: HGST exhibiting at the O’Reilly Strata Conference
Where: 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Booth #1100
- 4.8TB FlashMAXTM II Capacity PCIe flash card offers unconditional performance and low latency combined with the industry’s highest storage capacity in the smallest footprint
- Based on the innovative HelioSeal™ platform, the Ultrastar® He6, is the world’s first helium-sealed HDD that delivers the highest HDD capacity on the market with the lowest customer TCO in a standard 3.5-inch form factor
When: February 11-13, 2014
- Exhibits: Tuesday, February 11 from 5 - 6:30 pm; Wednesday, February 12 from 10 am – 4:30 pm and 5:30 – 7 pm; and Thursday, February 13 from 10 am – 4 pm
- Presentation: Harvard's Clean Energy Project: Big Data Maps To Renewable Energy, Wednesday, February 12 at 2:20 pm PT in the Mission City M room. Mr. Trepte will discuss the techniques Harvard is using to mine 400TB of data stored on HGST enterprise class Ultrastar® HDDs to develop the next generation of organic solar cells.
To see the full O’Reilly Strata Conference agenda, please visit: http://strataconf.com/strata2014
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