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Data storage management

  • Catching up with dedupe

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 27 Apr 2012
  • It’s been a slow news year for data deduplication. The data reduction technology has yet to make its big splash for primary storage and is taken for granted for backup. But things picked up this ...

  • Symantec expands FileStore's dedupe, DR features

    Brein Matturro - TechTarget 19 Oct 2011
  • By Sonia R. Lelii, Senior News Writer Symantec Corp. today upgraded its FileStore N8300 clustered network-attached storage (NAS) appliance, adding deduplication for primary storage, ...

  • Arkeia adds dedupe, SSDs to backup appliances

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 28 Sep 2011
  • Arkeia Software CEO Bill Evans has watched Symantec roll out a steady stream of backup appliances over the last year, and he asks, “What took so long?” Arkeia began delivering its backup software ...

  • Quantum plans source-side dedupe for DXi, StorNext on appliance

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 18 May 2011
  • Quantum is preparing to add source-side data deduplication to its DXi disk backup platform, which currently performs target-side dedupe. Adding source-side dedupe will help Quantum take on EMC, ...

  • Quantum upgrades dedupe software, while sales miss mark

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 26 Jan 2011
  • Quantum today said it is doubling the speed of its data deduplication software, at the same time it admitted sales of large disk backup devices with dedupe last quarter were disappointing. ...

  • Quantum still digging out of dedupe hole left by EMC

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 28 Oct 2010
  • Quantum has aggressively chased the data deduplication disk backup market over the past year with a complete product refresh of systems beginning with SMBs and stretching to the high end of the ...

  • Xiotech joins primary dedupe parade

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 20 Sep 2010
  • Xiotech today at Storage Decisions in New York declared its intention to offer primary data deduplication through an OEM deal with Permabit for its Albireo embedded software. Xiotech chief ...

  • BlueArc picks Permabit's primary dedupe

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 30 Aug 2010
  • NAS vendor BlueArc today said it would OEM Permabit Technology’s Albireo product, marking Permabit’s first public OEM win for the embedded primary deduplication software. BlueArc has used Ocarina ...

  • FalconStor signs up Hitachi Data Systems as dedupe partner

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 17 Jun 2010
  • FalconStor made its virtual tape library and data deduplication partnership with Hitachi Data Systems official today, disclosing that HDS will resell FalconStor’s VTL with dedupe and its ...

  • CommVault plans deduplication across all tiers

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 12 May 2010
  • CommVault CEO Bob Hammer says his customers can’t get enough of data deduplication, and the vendor will give them a lot more of it when its next version of Simpana launches later this year. During ...

  • A Sepaton data deduplication deep dive

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 15 Mar 2010
  • deep dive, originally uploaded by getzy777 on Flickr The major story with Sepaton's launch of a new midrange data deduplication system and support for EMC Corp.'s NetWorker last week was the ...

  • Tandberg aims disk with deduplication at SMBs

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 23 Feb 2010
  • Tandberg Data is getting into the data deduplication game for SMBs with a new application for NAS and removable disk systems, with the help of a little-known dedupe developer. Tandberg today ...