• May 07, 2014 07 May'14

    Matchett: EMC Hadoop Distributed File System offerings 'intriguing'

    Taneja Group senior analyst Mike Matchett discusses EMC's Hadoop Distributed File System offerings, including ViPR 2.0 and Elastic Cloud Storage.

  • May 06, 2014 06 May'14

    Red Hat acquisition of Inktank beefs up its storage play

    Red Hat's Inktank acquisition draws praise, but it's unclear when the open source software vendor will become a major player in enterprise storage.

  • May 06, 2014 06 May'14

    EMC World 2014: Day One news wrap

    Senior news director Dave Raffo wraps Day One of EMC World 2014, including the DSSD acquisition, ECS private cloud appliance release and ViPR upgrade.

  • May 05, 2014 05 May'14

    EMC expands ViPR support, uses it to power private cloud appliance

    A year after its initial announcement, EMC expands upon ViPR software-defined storage at EMC World 2014.

  • May 05, 2014 05 May'14

    EMC World 2014: Quiet year expected for product launches

    Senior News Director Dave Raffo expects EMC World 2014 to primarily feature product upgrades rather than launches.

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    • December 24, 2014 24 Dec'14

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      The NetApp SteelStore Cloud Backup Appliance: A Deep Dive

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      Cloud Integrated Storage Appliances Reduce the Cost of Backup and Archival Storage

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  • May 05, 2014 05 May'14

    EMC World 2014 conference coverage

    Get the latest storage news, product announcements and video straight from the showroom floor of this year's EMC World conference.

  • May 01, 2014 01 May'14

    Storage budget plans still coping with capacity and performance

    Non-stop data growth and the need for speed are still the driving forces behind storage budget plans for 2014.

  • April 30, 2014 30 Apr'14

    EMC rolls out VNXe3200 array, unveils 'Project Liberty'

    EMC brings out the newest entry-level VNX unified storage array and reveals its next software-defined storage initiative, code-named 'Project Liberty'.

  • April 29, 2014 29 Apr'14

    Ethernet advances haven't pushed FC SANs into retirement

    Ethernet has made advances with packet dropping and speed in recent years, but Fibre Channel remains the SAN protocol of choice for performance.

  • April 29, 2014 29 Apr'14

    VirtualWisdom adds storage probe for NetApp NAS array

    VirtualWisdom now monitors NAS as well as SAN, as long as your NAS array is NetApp.