- September 23, 2014
NetApp expands its low-profile StorageGrid object storage with a Webscale version to go beyond its healthcare niche.
- September 19, 2014
A3Cube Fortissimo Foundation software works with its Ronniee NICs to scale storage resources and boost the performance of I/O-intensive applications.
- September 16, 2014
Permabit puts data reduction on its add-on appliance, but which vendors will sign on to sell it?
- September 11, 2014
HGST embraces NVMe spec for flash while boosting capacity of its helium-filled hard drives in rollout of HDD and solid-state storage products.
- September 02, 2014
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- August 19, 2014
The vendor comes out of stealth with Discovery hybrid storage arrays that offer real-time data governance and data protection capabilities.
- August 18, 2014
Boston Celtics VP and CTO Jay Wessland says the team is considering a shift from scale-up storage to address the explosion of digital video.
- August 15, 2014
Incoming Michigan State CIO discusses the data storage challenges universities have to deal with and how to address them with cloud storage.
- August 08, 2014
IBM Fellow, CTO and strategist Andrew Walls says the company must continuously 're-invent the SAN' with the influx of flash, cloud and software-defined 'elastic' storage.
- August 06, 2014
Cisco VP dishes on the data center switching vendor's plans for 32 Gbps FC, how Fibre Channel over Ethernet is a success and why it doesn't call 16-gig FC "Gen 5."
- July 31, 2014
Cisco says it remains committed to Fibre Channel with its new 16 Gbps FC MDS 9706 Director and MDS 9148S department switch, plus Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) line card.
- July 30, 2014
Advances to object technology and accelerating growth of unstructured data make object storage valuable for on-premises data, despite their start as a cloud play.
- July 16, 2014
Red Hat's first Ceph upgrade since its Inktank acquisition adds erasure coding, cache tiering and management updates.
- July 10, 2014
DDN's high-performance computing storage systems provide Department of Energy lab with 75 GBps read/write operations and eliminates bottlenecks.
- July 08, 2014
EMC spins out two new Isilon NAS models, including one for Hadoop analytics, and adds flash read cache.