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2008-11-12 12:00:19

Hualong Digital Film Production Company has selected DataDirect Networks' S2A9900 data infrastructure platforms for its 2K digital workflow, for both its real-time and near-line requirements.

2008-11-12 09:00:12

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAVA) today announced the arrival of AMSTAR, a new digital storage library that will preserve and protect valuable scientific data for the next 15 to 20 years.

2008-11-11 12:00:07

CHATSWORTH, Calif., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- DataDirect Networks, Inc.

2008-11-03 10:25:00

When it is fully up and running, the four massive detectors on the new Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the CERN particle-physics lab near Geneva are expected to produce up to 15 million gigabytes, aka 15 petabytes, of data every year.

2008-10-21 03:00:12

P2P Internet traffic, despite having grown at a torrid pace for years, will grow almost 400% over the next 5 years, according to MultiMedia Intelligence. Growing from 1.6 petabytes of Internet traffic per month in 2007, P2P Internet traffic will grow to almost 8 petabytes per month by 2012.

2008-09-10 14:43:39

The world's largest experiment in physics, the Hadron Particle Collider, began running Wednesday in a 17 mile tunnel under the French-Swiss border. The collider produces so much information that even the enormous computing authority of the European Organization for Nuclear Research cannot process it all.

2008-09-05 09:00:09

CHATSWORTH, Calif., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Alex Bouzari, CEO and Co-Founder of DataDirect Networks, Inc.

2008-08-18 09:00:23

CHATSWORTH, Calif., Aug.

2005-06-27 14:52:27

Whether mapping genes, probing elemental particles or monitoring global warming, more and more scientists rely on massive data vaults located at universities and institutions around the world.

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  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
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