- November 18, 2010
Supermicro and Voltaire team up on HPC storage cluster with high-speed connectivity; IBM uses LSI software for SSD performance, data protection; SSD vendor Anobit and Ethernet SAN vendor Coraid get funding.
- November 04, 2010
Avere Systems improves scalability of FTX Series of tiered storage appliances; Marathon integrates CA ARCserve for replication; Neverfail supports Orion database.
- October 19, 2010
EMC CEO Joe Tucci says EMC-Dell strategic partnership damaged by Dell's courtship of 3PAR Inc.; seeks a new 'meaningful' and 'lasting' commitment from Dell.
- October 13, 2010
EMC Greenplum Data Computing Appliance (DCA) brings vendor to data warehouse appliance market to challenge Oracle Exadata, Netezza TwinFin 12, Teradata 2580.
- October 12, 2010
Symantec consolidates Storage Foundation, Veritas Cluster Server and CommandCentral Storage SRM applications into new version of Veritas Operations Manager.
Sponsored by Dell - For IT managers under pressure to improve security while streamlining costs and resources, the decision to adopt cloud-based applications such as Office 365 is easy. Unfortunately, the transition from on-premises Active Directory to cloud-based Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) or a hybrid solution may not be as easy as it would seem. Even those already operating in the cloud could benefit by optimizing their environments. See More
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise organizations that deploy cloud-based applications could be in for a big surprise if they decide to change cloud service providers. The lack of data interchange standards and the sluggish speed of bulk data transfers over TCP/IP networks make data portability between clouds difficult at best—and unworkable at worst. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - Hosting 3.0 avoids a “race to the bottom” where the only differentiator between providers is how much cheaper they are. The focus for the 3.0 providers is to create a next-generation data center that leverages advances in automation, orchestration, and performance quality of service (QoS) to truly enable business agility and transformation in the digital economy. See More
Sponsored by HP - When moving data between storage devices (such as when migrating from a legacy storage array to a next-generation one), interrupted data access is still considered the norm. While some businesses make use of data migration software to avoid locking themselves to a specific storage vendor, this approach is not cost-effective in situations where migrations only take place at certain points in the technology refresh cycle. A solution that simplifies the management of data movement by eliminating the need for multiple products or additional management layers while simplifying scalability and availability improvements is needed. See More
- October 04, 2010
EMC NetWorker 7.6 SPI with support for Data Domain Boost offers data dedupe, simplified cloning, checkpoint restart as well as capacity-based licensing model.
- September 29, 2010
Dexrex Gear's ChatSync Mobile Enterprise for Blackberry builds on the vendor's ChatSync platform for instant messaging archiving capabilities into a storage repository for regulatory compliance and e-discovery.
- September 28, 2010
SANpulse turns its SANlogics tool used for data migration professional services migrations and turns it into its SANatomy storage discovery software application.
- September 27, 2010
Hitachi Data Systems upgrades its high-end storage array; Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) scales higher than its previous system and supports more granular tiering and provisioning.
- September 23, 2010
Voltaire Storage Accelerator moves block data over non-Fibre Channel connectivity; SGI rolls out high performance computing (HPC) storage system for random I/O and high bandwidth requirements; Infortends adds 6 Gpbs SAS storage for video ...
- September 22, 2010
IT shops seeking help with storage resource management may find that the SRM tools of their primary storage vendors are not the best or lowest-cost option.
- September 17, 2010
EMC adds services to improve performance of Oracle databases on Symmetrix V-Max storage arrays and with FAST software; CommVault partners with cloud storage vendors Rackspace and Mezeo; STEC adds multi-level cell (MLC) solid state drives.
- September 10, 2010
HP adds iSCSI SAN virtual appliance for Microsoft Hyper-V; QNAP launches new NAS platform; BlueArc, DataDirect Networks combine for media workflow storage; and more data storage news.
- September 03, 2010
Hewlett-Packard outbids Dell and will pay $2.35 billion for storage array vendor 3PAR; HP needs to determine where 3PAR's products fit in its storage strategy while Dell considers its next move.
- August 26, 2010
Open source storage startup Gluster turns its clustered NAS offering into a virtual appliance. Takes the approach that NAS is better way to store virtual machine images.