- July 01, 2014
Scality Ring upgrade includes OpenStack Swift and Cinder support, improved erasure coding for clusters and Kerberos authentication.
- June 27, 2014
Oracle makes it easier for ZFS Storage Appliance customers to provision and orchestrate cloud storage with the addition of OpenStack Cinder drivers.
- June 26, 2014
RainStor 6 includes Archive Application for Hadoop intended to reduce footprint and speed performance of Hadoop clusters.
- June 25, 2014
Permabit adds HIOPS Compression to its Albireo data deduplication software, which it says can help storage array vendors hold off innovative startups.
- June 24, 2014
Dell's OEM deal with Nutanix will result in its selling hyper-converged software on PowerEdge servers. Dell also launched a low-end FC SAN.
April 10, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise storage systems have evolved through four distinct stages. First, there were monolithic storage arrays. These gave way to modular SAN/NAS systems and distributed storage networks. Next, advanced software techniques led to storage virtualization, with storage volumes abstracted from the underlying physical devices. Finally, in the current era, cloud storage services have emerged that combine virtualization with unprecedented economies of scale.
April 03, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - Backups are boring—as long as they complete on time. However, you can still find some satisfaction by optimizing your backups to save money, either by automating management tasks or by finding a lower-cost platform to store the backup data.
April 03, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - Hybrid clouds can increase flexibility and provide access to nearly unlimited compute power. However, concerns about data security continue to inhibit broader adoption. Private storage solutions that provide a direct connection to one or more hyperscale clouds can address security concerns and enable hybrid cloud configurations for important use cases.
April 03, 2015
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise IT organizations wage a constant battle against application and data sprawl in an attempt to contain costs. According to many sources, IT infrastructure and operations (I&O) represents 60%-70% of a typical enterprise IT budget—what some refer to as “keeping the lights on.”
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- June 18, 2014
SwiftStack's newest version adds integration with LDAP and Active Directory for authenticated access, and other OpenStack Swift updates.
- June 10, 2014
Is it possible to use larger capacity hard drives, yet make them more reliable and decrease rebuild times? Panasas says it is.
- May 29, 2014
IBM says it will stop selling NetApp FAS arrays as the IBM N Series to concentrate on its own branded systems; keeps OEM deal for NetApp E Series.
- May 19, 2014
All signs point to increased momentum for OpenStack Swift and Cinder storage at the semiannual summit.
- May 16, 2014
Analyst Greg Schulz explains ViPR 2.0 in easy-to-understand terms, and without getting caught up in unclear definitions of software-defined storage.