Breakthrough Announcements at EMC World 2015

At this year’s EMC World in Las Vegas, EMC made several big announcements around Flash, Data Protection, Digital Enterprise, and Big Data Analytics among others – all to empower businesses of today and tomorrow.

1. EMC Disrupts Data Protection Landscape, Again
  • EMC Corporation announced major updates to its data protection portfolio that extend its leadership in traditional purpose-built backup appliances and deliver powerful new software solutions that disrupt the data protection status quo
  • EMC is enabling customers to radically reduce cost and complexity while protecting their data wherever it resides

2. EMC Extends Leadership in the All-Flash Array Market with XtremIO 4.0 (a.k.a. “The Beast”)
  • EMC Corporation unveiled XtremIO™ version 4.0, a non-disruptive free software upgrade to XtremIO v3.X arrays
  • Nicknamed “The Beast” by customers, XtremIO 4.0 leverages XtremIO’s breakthrough scale-out architecture, more than doubling previous density with 40TBs per X-Brick and by offering configurations of up to eight 40TB X-Bricks, with non-disruptive performance and capacity expansions that automatically rebalances data to maintain consistent and predictable sub-millisecond performance
  • XtremIO 4.0 includes enhanced support for hybrid cloud and private cloud storage services for scale-out storage consolidation across all workloads

3. EMC Unveils Project Horizon Next-Generation Content Platform For Digital Enterprise

4. New EMC Innovations Redefine IT Performance and Efficiency
  • EMC Corporation announced major new platforms and enhancements that span the portfolio of EMC® XtremIO™, EMC VMAX3™, VCE®, EMC VNX®, EMC Data Domain® and EMC Data Protection Suite™ products

5. Pivotal Big Data Suite Accelerates Digital Transformation with Upgraded Apache Hadoop Distribution, Next Generation Analytical Performance
  • Pivotal announced significant updates to Pivotal Big Data Suite including major component updates to the Pivotal HD enterprise-grade Apache Hadoop distribution, as well as performance updates to Pivotal Greenplum Database and Pivotal HAWQ, the analytics tools included in the suite\
  • Pivotal HD, based on the Open Data Platform core, delivers a significantly updated Hadoop stack designed to provide better stability, management, security, monitoring and data processing
  • Pivotal Greenplum Database offers up to 100x performance improvements with the addition of Pivotal Query Optimizer, an advanced cost-based query optimizer for big data

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