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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.

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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.

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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.

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See Burlywood at Flash Memory Summit 2018

Burlywood, an innovator of flash-based storage for cloud data centers, today announced that Senior Firmware Architect Chris Bergman has been selected as a featured presenter on the Flash Controller Design Methods panel at Flash Memory Summit. Bergman’s session takes place August 9 at 2:10 p.m. in the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California.

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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.

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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.

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Burlywood TrueFlash Software Brief

Solid State Disk Drives (SSDs) have inherent challenges because they are designed based upon spinning hard disk drive (HDD) architectures. These architectures limit SSD capacity and performance and are NOT optimized to take full-advantage of flash...

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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.

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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?

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

ZDNet
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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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