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  • Dell is EMC's latest potential dance partner

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Oct 2015
  • The EMC rumor machine is in full force again today. This time it’s Dell that is reportedly interested in buying all or some of EMC. Of course, if the sources for these rumors were 100% reliable, ...

  • Veritas moves further toward freedom, cloud backup

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 07 Oct 2015
  • Veritas completed operational separation from Symantec last Friday, and this week made a minor upgraded to its flagship NetBackup software with a focus on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and NetApp ...

  • FalconStor acquires cloud-based analytics for FreeStor

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 30 Sep 2015
  • FalconStor is preparing to add predictive analytics monitoring to its FreeStor storage virtualization software, which the vendor compares to Nimble Insight and Pure1 cloud-based analytics. ...

  • Flash storage and cleaning house

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 29 Sep 2015
  • A recent discussion with a client got me thinking about precipitating events that cause IT professionals to “put their house in order” regarding the information they store. In this case, there was ...

  • AWS introduces a new infrequently accessed S3 storage tier

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 25 Sep 2015
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) rolled out a new type of storage for infrequently accessed data within the S3 tier that cost 1.25 cents per GBs to store but only 1 cent per GB to access. The cloud has ...