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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 ...