• April 09, 2014 09 Apr'14

    Avere Systems helps planetarium accelerate file servers on DAS

    A California planetarium relieves the I/O stress its large digital content repository places on its file servers with Avere Edge Filers.

  • March 19, 2014 19 Mar'14

    Service provider wants storage defined by hardware, picks X-IO storage

    BroadAspect CTO says he picked X-IO's ISE and Hyper ISE storage systems because of their unique hardware, not any software-defined features.

  • March 11, 2014 11 Mar'14

    Panasas adds Windows support to HPC file system

    Panasas replaces open source Samba components with Microsoft Windows SMB/CIFS to broaden the appeal of its high-performance NAS appliance.

  • March 05, 2014 05 Mar'14

    DDN WOS takes erasure coding global

    DataDirect Networks has expanded its WOS object storage to include global erasure coding and added a lower-cost hardware node for archiving.

  • February 28, 2014 28 Feb'14

    Object storage systems in demand for big data, archiving

    Object storage system use cases are growing, and their unique metadata capabilities are a good match for big data environments.

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    • September 03, 2014 03 Sep'14

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    • August 27, 2014 27 Aug'14

      An Insider’s View into the World’s Largest Data Warehouse

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    • July 17, 2014 17 Jul'14

      Why Scale-Out Storage Is a Better Approach for Cloud and Enterprise Apps

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  • February 28, 2014 28 Feb'14

    Open source storage software adoption warms, but has yet to catch fire

    OpenStack and Hadoop fuel use of open source storage by cloud providers and large-scale Web firms, but enterprises remain cool to the idea.

  • February 27, 2014 27 Feb'14

    Fujitsu takes the Quality Award for enterprise storage arrays

    In our ninth annual Quality Awards survey for enterprise arrays, Fujitsu didn't just make the cut; it took the cake by earning top honors.

  • February 27, 2014 27 Feb'14

    Cloud storage tools manage data stored in the ether

    As much as we might want to assume an "out of sight, out of mind" attitude about the data we ship to cloud storage services, the truth is that it needs nearly as much attention as data stored onsite. Some services offer basic tools to manage ...

  • February 27, 2014 27 Feb'14

    On-array primary deduplication entices customers, and vendors notice

    According to analysts, due to VM, VDI and solid-state adoption, deduplication built into storage arrays is likely to be added by more vendors.

  • February 19, 2014 19 Feb'14

    NetApp changes V-Series to FlexArray, launches new enterprise array

    NetApp delivers FlexArray, its answer to EMC ViPR, along with a new FAS8000 enterprise array and high-availability upgrades to clustered Data Ontap.