Derek Maness


Derek Maness is a former associate editor for Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Pro.

SanDisk Introduces Improvement to SSD Performance
ExtremeFFS, SanDisk's new solid-state disk (SSD) file management system, has the potential to make random writes 100 times faster.
If you could ask Bill Gates one question, what would it be?
Ready For a Whole Yotta Storage? 2

Last week, David Roberson, senior vice president and general manager of Hewlett-Packard's StorageWorks division, predicted in an article at that the storage industry will soon be shipping a yottabyte of storage capacity every year. If you're wondering what a yottabyte is, it's precisely 1,000 zettabytes.

Glad I could clear that up.

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