- June 08, 2010
RainStor releases Version 4 of its OEM structured data archiving product. Adds record-level management and deletion, expiry and legal hold capabilities; increased data ingestion and retrieval performance; and IBM AIX and Microsoft Windows x86 ...
- June 07, 2010
Permabit releases Albireo High Performance Data Optimization Software that will let storage vendors embed data deduplication for primary data reduction; Ocarina Networks and Storwize are also competing for OEM deals for primary data dedupe.
- June 03, 2010
Panzura launches device to reduce latency and accelerate the performance of cloud storage; Rackspace sells Nasuni Filer for cloud storage software service; Voltaire and Platform Computing combine for cloud computing environments; and more data ...
- May 28, 2010
SGI expands ICE Cube modular data center platform; Tandberg adds LTO-5 tape; SteelEye extends data replication; Nasuni adds reporting tool for cloud storage.
- May 27, 2010
Gluster CEO Ben Golub talks open source clustered NAS storage and said Gluster will succeed where Sun failed in bringing open source storage to the mainstream.
Sponsored by Dell - Many companies today are considering a move to the cloud. Organizations may believe that a hosted service, such as Office 365, will be easier and or cheaper to maintain than on-prem email. Also, Microsoft and other industry leaders may have influenced a move. Whatever the reason, moving to the cloud isn’t as easy as it appears and results are often mixed if you haven’t adequately prepared your Active Directory. See More
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. See More
Sponsored by Dell - When it comes to governance and compliance, much of the IT staff’s effort is often focused on individual systems. Administrators work meticulously to ensure that mail servers, file servers, database servers, and other resources adhere to both internal security standards and regulatory requirements. The one thing that each of these systems has in common however, is its reliance on Active Directory. First introduced in 2000 as a replacement to the Windows NT domain structure, Active Directory was originally designed to manage network resources. Now, Active Directory works as a centralized authentication and access control mechanism, and consequently plays a vital role in the organization’s overall security. See More
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. See More
- May 21, 2010
Brocade's FC SAN revenues declined while Cisco's grew, but analysts say one quarter doesn't prove a market share shift between the storage networking vendors.
- May 20, 2010
Hewlett-Packard adds DataDirect Networks' HPC scale-out SAN to its Unified Cluster Portfolio; SGI adds three storage systems from OEM partner LSI; 3PAR releases e-discovery software.
- April 29, 2010
Emulex rolls out I/O management software for bandwidth contention issues; EMC, IBM renew interoperability, tech support agreement; Pillar adds replication and QoS migration.
- April 28, 2010
Personal Genome Project researchers say data storage growth in gene sequencing technology is being reined in, but others claim data management is the next issue.
- April 22, 2010
Solid-state storage vendor Fusion-io hauls in $45 million in funding; Nasuni Filer for virtual NAS now available; Overland Storage supports LTO-5; and more data storage news.
- April 05, 2010
With its RESTful-based API, Xiotech CorteX looks to give applications, OSes and hypervisors more control over the storage stack for its Intelligent Storage Element (ISE) platform.
- March 15, 2010
The startup has sprung up to offer data migration services to EMC Centera customers, using the XAM interface to extract archived data with metadata and compliance policies intact.
- March 12, 2010
Xyratex says its storage system sales exceeded its forecast; QNAP expands NAS lineup; Imation extends RDX removable disk license; Nasuni, Nirvanix connect for cloud NAS; and more.
- March 02, 2010
Symantec is preparing to launch a product based on security intellectual property called Data Insight, which will be integrated with Data Loss Prevention, CommandCentral Storage and Enterprise Vault.
- February 04, 2010
Overland Storage fights for survival with a new management team and a product strategy built more on disk storage systems than tape.