Pure Storage introduces petabyte-scale flash storage

Pure Storage (NYSE: PSTG) has introduced the availability of petabyte-scale storage for mission-critical cloud IT, anchored by the release of the next-generation of FlashArray//m the company´s flagship all-flash storage array, which now delivers best-in-class performance with the simplicity and agility of public cloud, the company said.

The FlashArray//m now offers customers petabyte-scale capacity with a measured 99.9999 percent availability and always-on Quality of Service — virtually eliminating storage downtime and application performance risk. For more information on today´s announcements, Pure Storage has launched “Outside the Box” – an ongoing informational web series for the technical community – which debuts today.

The newly updated FlashArray//m, the fifth generation of Pure Storage´s flagship FlashArray product, now scales up to 512 terabytes of raw flash, which translates to approximately 1.5 petabytes of effective capacity — all in just 7U of rack space. This scale and density enables customers to consolidate racks of legacy disk storage down to 7U or less.

Pure Storage helps companies push the boundaries of what´s possible. The company´s all-flash based technology, combined with its customer-friendly business model, drives business and IT transformation with Smart Storage that is effortless, efficient and evergreen.