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July 01, 2014
Scality Ring upgrade includes OpenStack Swift and Cinder support, improved erasure coding for clusters and Kerberos authentication.
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.
May 19, 2014
All signs point to increased momentum for OpenStack Swift and Cinder storage at the semiannual summit.
May 14, 2014
Caringo makes its object storage faster and more scalable, and gives it a new name to avoid its association with content-addressed storage.
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