- May 26, 2016
Symbolic IO emerges from stealth, with a claim that its IRIS product can shrink memory-based storage, rehydrate it quickly in RAM and preserve it intact.
- July 31, 2015
Amazon his week made enhancements and added features to its Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) and its Amazon Aurora relational database. The S3 has been upgraded with more event notifications ...
- September 29, 2014
Larry Ellison took aim at EMC when he introduced a flash storage array and disk backup product at his Sunday keynote at Oracle Open World. Never mind that the world is filled with flash SANs and ...
- September 13, 2013
Oracle launched two new ZFS-based storage appliances this week, gave them a new name and released benchmarks that the vendor claims show it is the fastest file storage system on the market. The new ...
- July 25, 2012
Dell's strategy for dealing with "big data" is to shrink it. The shrinking tool Dell is using is partner RainStor's database packaged with the Dell DX Object Storage platform. Dell will sell the ...
- October 13, 2010
EMC Greenplum Data Computing Appliance (DCA) brings vendor to data warehouse appliance market to challenge Oracle Exadata, Netezza TwinFin 12, Teradata 2580.
- February 03, 2010
Oracle laid out its strategy for Sun's product lines last week, following the approval of the $7.4 billion deal by European regulators. It was met with dismay in some corners of the IT world, ...
- November 05, 2009
Brocade SAN gear certified for Oracle bundles; Dot Hill rolls out storage systems with solid state drives (SSDs); CommVault qualifies Permabit's archiving platform.
- April 29, 2009
Oracle Database 11g's SecureFiles running on LSI's Engenio 7900 storage system can compete with file system performance while storing unstructured data objects in a database for better metadata management, the vendors claim.
- April 20, 2009
Oracle's plan to deliver systems "from application to disk" will have it competing with its biggest storage partners, according to industry experts.
- September 23, 2008
EMC tunes Oracle with solid-state drives and a services assessment for Symmetrix customers, while Pillar tweaks Oracle applications for its Axiom storage arrays that will offer automated, granular quality of service on its storage disk arrays.
- October 04, 2007
An NFS client developed by Oracle and NetApp and embedded in version 11g will make life easier for storage administrators managing the database when it's attached to NAS.
- November 15, 2006
Replicating databases for disaster recovery isn't easy, and Microsoft Exchange is no exception.
- September 23, 2005
Exchange server can often be a thorn in a storage admin's side -- a problem they solve with separate e-mail archive databases, which can also address performance issues.
- January 28, 2005
SnapValidator software adds an extra level of checking to avoid data-overwriting for users running Oracle databases on NetApp filers. But it'll cost you.