Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Western Digital and WekaIO Collaborate on NVMe Flash Platforms

WekaIO, the innovation leader in high-performance, scalable file storage for data-intensive applications, and Western Digital today announced that the companies are collaborating to deliver a fast scale-out architecture for data-centric high-performance computing (HPC) and machine learning (ML) applications. The expanded collaboration follows successful work between the two companies to address complex, next-generation application workloads, as well as a strategic investment in WekaIO from Western Digital Capital, the strategic investment fund of Western Digital, to accelerate the adoption of NVMe flash and object storage in the enterprise.