Storage Soup

October 2013

Object storage

  • Seagate puts Kinetic object storage plan in motion

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 23 Oct 2013
  • If you need more proof that object storage is picking up steam, there is the Kinetic Open Storage Platform unveiled by Seagate this week. If it flies, the architecture can provide a huge boost to ...

  • Will object replace file?

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 17 Oct 2013
  • I keep hearing this question, and I keep responding “not anytime soon,” rather than with a flat “no.” I can understand why some may consider replacing file storage with object storage given ...

  • Object storage can solve large capacity problems

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 03 Oct 2013
  • There have been reports that a social media firm has purchased 85 PB of object storage from EMC. This is significant for several reasons. Certainly it is a large amount of capacity in a single ...