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Software-defined storage

  • CommVault plans deduplication across all tiers

    Dave Raffo - Editorial 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 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 ...

  • Even without Data Domain, NetApp has backup dedupe options

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 10 Jul 2009
  • NetApp came up short to EMC in its bid for Data Domain, but people in the storage industry expect there will still be an acquisition in NetApp’s future. In the swirl of speculation, NetApp is ...

  • Sanrad to add QoS to storage virtualization products

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 11 Mar 2009
  • Sanrad, maker of the iSCSI storage virtualization gateway V-Switch and virtual server HA storage subsystem V-Stor, is adding a new quality of service feature to both its products. Sanrad VP of ...

  • Data Domain revs its dedupe engine

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 02 Mar 2009
  • Data Domain is bumping up its deduplication speed with an operating system upgrade. Moving from OS 4.5 to 4.6 will improve the speed of Data Domain systems from 50% to 100% depending on the ...

  • iSCSI SAN software: riding the winds of change?

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 18 Feb 2009
  • Last week, Hewlett-Packard launched its first iSCSI SAN product based on its acquisition last year of LeftHand Networks. As part of that announcement, HP made it official that LeftHand's days as a ...

  • Riverbed pushes Atlas dedupe box until 2010

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 03 Feb 2009
  • Riverbed Technology won’t be deduplicating primary data this year as planned. The scheduled launch of its Atlas device has been delayed from this year into 2010, Riverbed CEO Jerry Kennelly ...