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Burlywood Gives Insight on Optimized Use of SSDs at Flash Memory Summit 2019

Burlywood, a leading provider of next-generation flash storage software, will present its current and upcoming technologies for flash memory, and present on design innovations, at the annual Flash Memory Summit, August 6-8 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley. Senior Firmware Architect Chris Bergman will also address attendees in the session “Flash Controller Design Innovations” to explain how SSD can be optimized for specific applications, how it can be used more efficiently, and how to deliver improved performance even with commodity media. READ MORE...

Burlywood Insight Takes the Guesswork Out of Flash for the Datacenter to Make Optimal Use of SSDs

Burlywood, a leading provider of next-generation flash storage software, today introduced TrueFlash™ Insight™, a first-of-its-kind solution that analyzes traffic at the drive controller level to understand exactly how flash is being used and delivers an application-optimized environment that provides better performance, more efficient use of flash and longer drive life. READ MORE...

Channel Buzz - Burlywood enhances novel approach to drive optimization with TrueFlash Insight

TrueFlash Insight enhances the SSD drive optimization solution that Burlywood quietly brought to market last year, by adding the ability to analyze traffic at the drive controller level in a productized form that partners can use. READ MORE...

Blocks and Files - Here’s a way to optimise your SSDs for different workloads

Flash storage software startup Burlywood has introduced an analysis service for SSDs that profiles their production workload in order to tune operations. READ MORE...

Storage Switzerland - The Value of Fine Tuned Flash Drives – Burlywood Briefing Note

What differentiates one flash drive from another? For the most part, the NAND is very similar. The key differentiator is the controller. The problem is each vendor does its unique optimizations and then releases the combined (controller and NAND) product. At that point, the flash drive is a one size fits all no matter who uses the drive. READ MORE...

Storage Newsletter - Burlywood: Trueflash Insight for Analyzes Traffic at Drive Controller Level

Burlywood, Inc. introduced Trueflash Insight, a solution that analyzes traffic at the drive controller level to understand how flash is being used and delivers an application-optimized environment that provides better performance, more efficient use of flash and longer drive life. READ MORE...

Penguin Punk - BURLYWOOD TECH ANNOUNCES TRUEFLASH INSIGHT

Burlywood Tech came out of stealth a few years ago, and I wrote about their TrueFlash announcement here. I had another opportunity to speak to Mike Tomky recently about Burlywood’s TrueFlash Insight announcement and thought I’d share some thoughts here. READ MORE...

Storage Review - Burlywood TrueFlash Insight Announced

Today Burlywood announced its TrueFlash Insight solution. This solution analyzes traffic down to the drive controller level to see exactly how the flash storage is being used. Once is sees just how the flash is being used it can deliver an application-optimized environment that provides better performance, more efficient use of flash and longer drive life. READ MORE...

Burlywood Debuts First Fully Programmable, Tunable NVMe Flash Storage Solution Designed Specifically for the Cloud Datacenter

Longmont, Colo. – October 30, 2018 – Burlywood, an innovator of flash-based storage for cloud data centers, today announced that its TrueFlash™ storage software solution now supports the NVMe protocol to enable performance scaling to capacities of 100TB or more for customers looking to accelerate transition to the all-flash data center. Download and read more
 

Burlywood Completes $10.6 Million Series A Funding Round

Longmont, Colo. – Sept. 11, 2018 – Burlywood, an innovator of flash-based storage for cloud data centers, today announced that it has completed its Series A funding with proceeds totaling $10.6 million. Download and read more
 

Burlywood Extends Reach of TrueFlash Solution through OEM Partnership with Unigen

LONGMONT, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Burlywood, an innovator of flash-based storage for cloud data centers, today announced that it has entered into an OEM agreement with Unigen Corporation, which will market and sell Burlywood’s TrueFlash™ storage software solution to customers looking to accelerate their transition to an all-flash data center. Read more
 

Burlywood talks Software-defined Flash

Burlywood TrueFlash is the industry's first modular flash storage architecture that accelerates time to market of new flash technology while delivering disruptive cost and performance benefits to customers deploying cloud storage solutions, all-flash arrays, and hyper-converged solutions. To better understand what Burlywood is up to and find out more about "software-defined flash," VMblog went straight to the expert and spoke with Tod Earhart, the company's CEO. Read more
 

Burlywood Accelerates Transition to All-Flash Data Centers with Introduction of TrueFlash Software

Burlywood, an innovator of flash-based storage for cloud data centers, today introduced TrueFlash™, a storage software solution that is optimized to customer applications, uses flash more efficiently, and delivers improved performance in a more cost-effective manner than current SSDs. Download and read more
 
BURLYWOOD TECH ANNOUNCES TRUEFLASH
Penguin Punk Burlywood Tech came out of stealth late last year and recently announced their TrueFlash product. I had the opportunity to speak with Mike Tomky about what they’ve been up to since emerging from stealth and thought I’d cover the announcement here. Read more
 

Make a custom #SSD for me w. Burlywood

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Burlywood TrueFlash: Intent-Based Storage?

GestaltIT Intent-based networking is having its moment in the buzzword sun at this time. Specific implementation aside, the principal makes sense. The design and operation of a network is designed around a specific goal, rather than that goal being a happy accident running across an otherwise intent-agnostic environment. That’s great for networking, but is there room for something like Intent-Based Storage? Read more
 

Can hyperscale data centers run on flash? US startup builds the architecture

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Can this 100+ TB cloud SSD controller herald the all-flash data center?

ZDNet “TrueFlash feels like the… 2nd generation of SSDs.” – Robin Harris for ZDNet A decade after flash burst on the enterprise scene, all-flash data centers remain the exception. But startup Burlywood plans to rearchitect flash SSDs so even hyperscale data centers can go all flash. Here's how. Read more
 

Start-Up Burlywood Launches TrueFlash Software to Accelerates Transition to All-Flash Data Centers

Storage Newsletter Burlywood, Inc. introduced TrueFlash, a storage software solution that is optimized to customer applications, uses flash more efficiently, and delivers improved performance in a more cost-effective manner than current SSDs. Read more
 

Hitch a ride on Storship Enterprise's weekly voyage of discovery

The Register Off-the-shelf SSDs can be a poor match with three-digit and up drive workloads – so hypescalers build their own controllers and buy at the flash chip level instead. Read more
 

Make a custom #SSD for me w. Burlywood

SSD's have been looked at as a commodity in storage arrays but, what if you've got special requirements...and need unique workload-based attributes in your storage? If you're a cloud scale infrastructure or services provider then having SSD's perform uniquely...at the SSD level can be a tremendous advantage. In this short video learn how Burlywood Technology gives you the ability to have a custom SSD your way. Watch video
 

Burlywood Earns First Patents for Innovative Approach to Storage

Burlywood, an innovator of flash-based storage for cloud data centers, today announced that it has been awarded the first two of several applied-for patents in support of the industry’s first modular flash storage architecture that allows for rapid innovation and flexible integration of customer requirements. Download and read more