As already discussed in this recent post, Pure Storage announced new products and services at their first user conference, Pure //Accelerate 2o16.  The announcements included; FlashBlade, a scale-out all-flash NAS & object platform; FlashArray //m10, a new entry-level block-storage device and upgrades to FlashStack, Pure’s converged infrastructure solutions.  This post will discuss FlashBlade.

FlashBlade

There has already been a lot of discussion about FlashBlade, some of which you can find at my dedicated page for the //Accelerate 2016 event.   FlashBlade is an entirely new product line, billed as a cloud-scale…