Western Digital Capital Makes $10 Million Investment in Amplidata
Amplidata has announced that Western Digital Capital has made a $10 million strategic investment in the company. In addition, HGST has selected Amplidata’s Himalaya software to jointly develop a family of ultra-dense storage solutions in order to help tackle the rapidly growing demand to store data in both public and private cloud data centers.
Amplidata redefines “Scale-out” Storage and Improves Erasure Coding
Amplidata’s technology is focused on what could be called the primary use case for object-based systems – extreme capacity. Given the fact that an AmpliStor cluster can grow to an Exabyte, this new architecture allows each cluster to itself scale-out and certainly gets close to earning the label “unlimited capacity.”