News Coverage

With NVMe-oF, who needs rack-scale PCIe?
NVMe over networks is winning out as the best way to offer shared, flash-based storage systems, with Dell EMC, NetApp, Pure Storage, Western Digital and startups in the game.
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22 Flash Storage Products Heating Up The Data Center Market
E8 Storage showed how it leverages the capabilities of Broadcom Stingray and Mellanox BlueField technologies to deliver what the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company called the first integrated shared NVMe storage solution.
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FMS: E8 Storage Unveils SPEC SFS 2014 Performance Benchmark for Shared Accelerated Storage Solution
E8 Storage Systems Ltd. announced that its performance, shared accelerated storage solution has set a new record for the SPEC SFS 2014 performance benchmark.
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FMS 2018 News Bits
Our News Bits is a roundup that typically covers news pieces that are just small in content, not in impact. This gives content room to breath even if it comes in less than what we normally cover. This year at Flash Memory Summit (FMS) 2018 in Santa Clara there were a handful of announcements that either small or would potentially get wiped out by some of the larger announcements so we have collected them here.
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E8 Storage Sets Second Record This Year in SPEC SFS2014 Performance Benchmark
E8 Storage‘s high-performance, shared accelerated storage solution has set a new record for the SPEC SFS 2014 performance benchmark. This is the second record-breaking result E8 Storage has set in 2018 on a SPECSFS benchmark test.
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E8 Storage Sets New Independent Benchmark Test Record
E8 Storage today announced that the company’s high-performance, shared accelerated storage solution has set a new record for the SPEC SFS® 2014performance benchmark. E8 Storage has once again beat all other previously published SPEC SFS2014_swbuild test results, as the only shared NVMe storage solution to break the 1ms overall response time (ORT) threshold.
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E8 Storage Optanes top slot in SPEC file server benchmark
NVMe-over-Fabrics storage array supplier E8 has reclaimed the SPEC SFS 2014 file storage benchmark title from WekaIO. This benchmark measures file server throughput and response time.
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Broadcom Announces Production Availability of Industry's First 100G Programmable Storage Adapter with NVMe-oF Support
E8 Storage is focused on providing a high performance NVMe storage solution that makes flash deployment as seamless as possible. We’ve worked with Broadcom to integrate our E8 Agent software with Broadcom’s Stingray solution to offload computing resources and deliver host performance acceleration in a PCIe adapter form factor. The unique capabilities of the integrated Stingray NIC solution are ideal for the data intensive applications such as analytics, genomics, and AI / ML that E8 Storage’s customers are known for.
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Mellanox Introduces World’s Fastest Ethernet Storage Fabric Controller
“E8 Storage delivers revolutionary, shared NVMe storage solutions via our patented software running on top of Mellanox Ethernet Storage Fabric technology,” said Ziv Serlin, VP of Architecture and Co-Founder at E8 Storage. “We are excited to be working with Mellanox to incorporate the integrated networking and Arm CPU capabilities in BlueField SmartNICs into our solutions, providing greater performance and efficiency to our customers.”
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Toronto, Canada-Based Cognosystems Channel Partner of E8 Storage
E8 Storage Systems Ltd is expanding into the Canadian market with the addition of CognoSystems, Inc. to its growing base of channel partners.
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Recognising the SysAdmins working hard behind the scenes
Across every industry, there are employees that usually go unnoticed, despite the vital role that they play to keep their businesses running smoothly. System administrators, or SysAdmins as they are often known, consistently monitor and manage IT infrastructures, ensuring that technical issues are identified and resolved as swiftly as possible to avoid risking downtime that could quickly start impacting customers and losing the business money.
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E8 Storage adds Toronto vendor to partner base, expands to Canada
E8 Storage has added its first Canadian channel partner to its growing partner community as it looks to expand into the storage market north of the border.
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