June 2011

  • Automated tiering primer: How to implement auto tiering

    In this podcast, Ashish Nadkarni discusses the ins and outs of automated storage tiering. Learn how to choose between manual tiering and auto tiering in your storage environment.

  • Micron launches PCIe SSD card, and other data storage news

    Micron brings out its first PCIe SSD card; Texas Memory Systems adds RamSan-70 to its solid-state platform; Bocada Prism expands reporting for Symantec deduplication; and more.

  • Pare down primary storage

    Data deduplication is moving from backup to primary storage. Dedupe’s great for trimming primary data stores, but there are other technologies that can do the job.

  • NetBackup, Avamar emerge as top backup apps

    In our sixth Quality Awards for backup and recovery software, users picked a relative newcomer and a weathered veteran as service and reliability standard-bearers.