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Thursday, September 9, 2004

Hitachi SANRISE 32 Petabyte Array

Now I know what I would buy if I won the lotto!!!  1 Million Dollars will get you 32 Pedabytes!!!! 

hitach_20PB.jpg imageThe image at the right might remind you of good ol' HAL from "2001: A Space Odyssey." And if you replace "sociopathic murder man tendancies" with "giant storage array" you'd almost be right by saying it is HAL. Well, and it's sort of stupid, I guess. This analogy is falling apart.

What you're looking at is Hitachi's new "SANRISE Universal Storage Platform" high-end storage system. Not a typo. Now I will try and melt your brain with overwhelming technical details.


[Gizmodo]