- March 31, 2020
StorOne wants to go beyond software-defined storage by handling all types of data across any type of performance or capacity media; adds S3 support to block and file storage.
- March 13, 2020
Red Hat claims new Ceph installer and management dashboard mean administrators won't require a 'degree in distributed systems' to set up storage clusters anymore.
- November 21, 2019
The new vFilO software provides a scale-out file system and global namespace for unstructured data, facilitating unified access to data through NFS, SMB and S3 protocols.
- October 22, 2019
Virtual Instruments' focus expands to hybrid IT infrastructure management, as company changes name to Virtana and adds CloudWisdom monitoring and cost optimization.
- October 17, 2019
AI-based analytics capabilities are becoming pervasive in storage arrays. Find out how they're helping get the unstructured data deluge under control.
- October 02, 2019
Cohesity SmartFiles sets its sights on traditional NAS by unifying data and adding cybersecurity, integrated apps through Cohesity Marketplace and global search.
- September 10, 2019
StorCycle is Spectra Logic's first software product not tied to any of the company's hardware. It provides HTML links to simplify accessing archived data.
- March 04, 2019
Talon plans to add new capabilities to manage large-scale deployments and consolidate storage in the cloud, including an option for built-in object storage due in Q4.
- November 01, 2018
A major update to Virtual Instruments' infrastructure management product adds proactive analytics, predictive capacity capabilities, interactive topology maps and iSCSI support.
- July 10, 2018
IBM FlashSystem 9100 scales to 32 PB of all-flash storage in a standard rack. IBM guarantees consistent latency of 350 microseconds and 100 million IOPS per four-way cluster.
- May 14, 2018
IBM storage enhancements focus on data deduplication expansion, cloud-based Storage Insights, VM-based Spectrum NAS and Spectrum Virtualize for Public Cloud.
- August 17, 2017
Tintri Enterprise Cloud enhances VMstore snapshots to cloud and expands predictive analytics for compute and storage. Cloud Connector treats the cloud as a tertiary repository.
- August 10, 2017
Primary Data has beefed up storage analytics and cloud migration in its DataSphere virtualization platform. Now the startup is ready to dip into a fresh stash of cash totaling $40 million to ...
- August 02, 2017
Permabit's inline compression, data deduplication and thin provisioning software will be integrated with Red Hat Enterprise Linux to help boost performance and lower costs.
- July 12, 2017
Actifio's copy data management platform finds favor with financial, government, healthcare and retail organizations. More than 2,200 customers use Virtual Data Pipeline.
- July 05, 2017
Tintri will scale back head-to-head matchups in all-flash array market; stand-alone software accounts for a growing portion of storage revenue, CTO and co-founder Kieran Harty says.
- May 02, 2017
New storage strategy for X-IO centers on Axellio appliance with FabricXpress architecture. NVMe flash atop a PCIe edge storage switch allows analytics as data is ingested.
- April 27, 2017
An updated version presents Datera Elastic Data Fabric storage nodes as a cluster of L3 network endpoints in anticipation of increased container adoption.
- April 13, 2017
Portworx expands persistent storage features with PX-Enterprise upgrade. Virtuozzo Storage adds erasure coding to file and block, while StorageOS makes beta available.
- April 03, 2017
For the 15th year, Storage magazine has surveyed storage pros to learn about their IT spending trends for the coming months. As you'd expect, the cloud continues to pick up steam for both primary and secondary projects, while ...
- April 03, 2017
Cloud is popular among data storage priorities for primary and backup storage, while most say they will use flash in primary data storage.
- March 28, 2017
New Brocade SAN switch turns Fibre Channel into NVMe fabric for all-flash storage. The G610 device is targeted at converged infrastructure, small SANs and rack-based flash servers.
- February 10, 2017
This year marks the 15th edition of the Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com Products of the Year awards, recognizing the best storage products of the past year. Nominated products competed across six categories, with the top in ...
- January 09, 2017
Building internal cloud storage must account for elasticity, choosing the right platform, allowing for workflow, and stack deployments and public cloud integration.
- January 09, 2017
If a dimensionally compressed storage medium was a reality, all data could be stored forever. Until then, how parallelism can improve workload performance remains elusive.
- December 13, 2016
NexentaEdge DevOps integrates Docker persistent storage from up to three Linux servers and 16 TB of raw storage with NexentaEdge data and storage services.
- December 05, 2016
Jon Toigo advises paying less attention to storage component stories and more to system-focused narratives such as a cognitive data management process.
- December 05, 2016
We're all guilty of data hoarding, and managing it is costing companies billions of dollars. The answer? Do a better job of managing all that useless data.
- November 01, 2016
Tintri storage moves 'in lockstep' with VMware for cloud, container and DevOps support with a vRealize Orchestrator plug-in and vSphere Integrated Containers support.
- October 26, 2016
Open source Alluxio is an in-memory virtual distributed storage system that allows data to be shared across applications and storage systems at memory speed.
- October 25, 2016
Hitachi added new VSP all-flash array and hybrid array models and updated the operating system with adaptive data reduction, enhanced quality of service and cloud tiering.
- September 06, 2016
Enterprises have new tools to manage storage for Docker containers in production. Legacy vendors and startups are adding techniques for data protection, mobility and persistent storage.
- August 30, 2016
Nexenta brings out NexentaStor 5 and NexentaFusion 1, while Primary Data and NooBaa add software-defined virtualization and Maxta delivers free HCI software at VMworld 2016.
- August 15, 2016
HPE StoreVirtual and MSA entry-level storage have new flash and hybrid models with lower prices as the vendor tries to expand its footprint outside of its enterprise 3PAR storage.
- July 06, 2016
Our annual storage purchasing survey finds that storage managers will have a bigger data storage budget to spend this year.
- June 09, 2016
Startup Formation Data releases new feature for FormationOne software-defined storage to enable users to recapture unused storage capacity in their VMware environments.
- 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.
- May 25, 2016
Meitav Dash Investments experienced problematic latency with its applications using NetApp filers before turning to newcomer Infinidat's hyperscale hybrid storage.
- May 24, 2016
Permabit optimizes backup and chases enterprises that are building Linux storage clouds with its latest Virtual Data Optimizer deduplication software release.
- May 10, 2016
PernixData FVP RAM caching supports Viterbi's VMware Horizon hosted on Dell EqualLogic hybrid arrays for CAD, computational dynamics, and modeling and simulation applications.
- May 03, 2016
Outgoing CEO Joe Tucci says goodbye at EMC World 2016, and new boss Michael Dell says the company will be known as Dell Technologies once the $67 billion acquisition closes.
- April 13, 2016
The FreeStor Analytics upgrade integrates code licensed from Cumulus Logic to aid in capacity planning, service-level management and storage health monitoring.
- April 11, 2016
IBM researchers are developing a cognitive storage system designed to automatically differentiate high- and low-value data and determine what information to keep, where to store it and how long to ...
- March 31, 2016
Nearly 2,500 customers participated in Rancher Labs' beta for its container management software that is now generally available. The application includes storage services.
- December 28, 2015
When it comes to managing virtual server environments, readers were most interested in technologies new to the market, such as Docker containers and VMware VVOLs.
- December 04, 2015
Find out what's hot and what's not-so-hot on our list of data storage technology trends for the coming year.
- November 11, 2015
Virtual Volumes architect talks about their benefits and limitations, how they will help admins with virtual machine management and why they aren't yet commonly implemented.
- October 28, 2015
VMware Virtual Volumes are expected to simplify storage management and troubleshooting between servers and storage -- but they're still a work in progress.
- October 13, 2015
When the Dell-EMC deal is complete, EMC CEO Joe Tucci will step away after 15 years on the job -- leaving Michael Dell and others to carry on his legacy.
- October 02, 2015
VMware's vSphere 6 release shows that the vendor is aiming for a completely software-defined data center with a fully virtualized infrastructure.
- October 02, 2015
Emerging flash technologies target capacity, reliability and cost, while the line between storage and memory continues to blur. Over the past couple of years, we've seen four major developments in flash storage technology: 3D architectures, which ...
- September 10, 2015
New FileFly software for Caringo Swarm lets Windows Storage Server and NetApp filers migrate data to Caringo object storage systems.
- September 08, 2015
VMware adds Docker storage container support for ClusterHQ Flocker with a vSphere plug-in that lets customers use Virtual SAN as storage backend.
- September 03, 2015
Formation Data Systems CEO Mark Lewis offers a sneak peek of new data and storage virtualization software to move to the "cloud storage generation."
- July 16, 2015
The DataStream DS1008 array gets a capacity jolt, while a software upgrade adds flash optimization tools and subscription-based storage pricing.
- June 30, 2015
Condusiv adds an analytical engine to its V-locity software that boosts I/O performance in Microsoft environments.
- June 05, 2015
Our annual Purchasing Intentions survey paints a rosier picture than last year for managers stretching their budgets to cover capacity storage purchase plans.
- May 22, 2015
The Load DynamiX update adds built-in workload models to support OpenStack, Ceph, Amazon S3, NFSv 4.1 and steady-state VDI.
- May 14, 2015
The company formerly known as Overland Storage makes containers a linchpin of its virtualization strategy, claiming it can virtualize any application.
- May 01, 2015
VMware's VSAN 6 could alter the way storage is delivered and consumed, but whether it is the catalyst that accelerates SDS adoption is still unknown.
- May 01, 2015
One of the distinguishing features of object storage systems is their ability to package more metadata with each object they store. That metadata could be used to restrict access, define a file's lifecycle and its ultimate disposition. Other storage...
- April 30, 2015
Hitachi Data Systems storage strategy leans heavily to software development as it looks to adapt to changes in the market.
- March 30, 2015
Northern Arizona University found software-defined storage vendor Nexenta just in time to fix their lagging XenDesktop environment.
- March 04, 2015
We've come a long way, baby, but we still haven't worked out all the kinks in configuring and provisioning VM storage.
- February 02, 2015
VMware says VSAN 6 hyper-converged software will be released as part of vSphere 6, support all-flash nodes for better performance and scale to 64 nodes in a cluster.
- December 15, 2014
Now that VMware's VSAN has been generally available since March, we take a look back at analyst and customer feedback to see what we've learned about software-defined storage.
- November 19, 2014
Cisco tests MaxDeploy reference architecture for Unified Computing System, while HP approves it for the ProLiant 2500 series.
- September 16, 2014
The health systems network headed off its virtual desktop infrastructure performance issues by implementing a Pure Storage all-flash array early on.
- September 16, 2014
Permabit puts data reduction on its add-on appliance, but which vendors will sign on to sell it?
- August 19, 2014
Violin Memory adds support for inline deduplication and compression with launch of Concerto 2200 appliance for NFS environments targeting virtual desktop infrastructure and virtual servers.
- August 15, 2014
With hypervisors other than VMware gaining popularity, Tintri delivers on its promise for wider support with OS 3.0.
- June 25, 2014
Permabit adds HIOPS Compression to its Albireo data deduplication software, which it says can help storage array vendors hold off innovative startups.
- April 23, 2014
Hitachi Data Systems rolls out new flagship enterprise storage array and virtualization software that allows active-active clusters across locations.
- March 13, 2014
VMware's vSAN beta appeals to customers who like having their storage, compute and hypervisor in one box, supported by one vendor.
- March 12, 2014
Condusiv Technologies recently upgraded its V-locity caching software with a central management console to manage I/O performance in physical and virtual environments from the application layer ...
- February 27, 2014
According to analysts, due to VM, VDI and solid-state adoption, deduplication built into storage arrays is likely to be added by more vendors.
- February 11, 2014
Pee Dee Electric Cooperative used DataCore's SANsymphony-V storage virtualization software to solve its virtual environment performance issues.
- December 05, 2013
These six storage technologies are ready to take their place -- and have an impact -- in your data center in 2014.
- October 30, 2013
EMC's Isilon offers a primary deduplication option for its scale-out NAS as it chases enterprise customers.
- August 26, 2013
VMware Virtual SAN, VMware vSphere Flash Read Cache and Virsto play big roles in VMware's software-defined storage strategy.
- August 14, 2013
Image hosting website Photobucket provides services to customers with the addition of NetApp's clustered Data Ontap to its 17-petabyte data center.
- August 13, 2013
To make its StoreVirtual VSA more than just an SMB play, HP added auto-tiering and higher capacity licensing options.
- July 22, 2013
Silver Peak Systems tells customers they can buy NX hardware WAN optimization devices today and switch to VX virtual appliances later at no extra charge.
- May 22, 2013
Permabit tries to make its primary deduplication software more palatable to OEMs by adding compression and replication plug-ins.
- May 14, 2013
CloudFounders promises an open storage version of software-defined storage that supports OpenStack, Amazon S3 and VMware.
- May 09, 2013
Great Plains Communications discovered DataCore SANsymphony-V storage and received the synch mirroring needed to beef up its DR strategy.
- May 03, 2013
Hitachi Data Systems gives its HNAS product primary deduplication -- after years of tweaks to avoid performance impact.
- March 18, 2013
Switching to a distributed architecture lets Sanbolic Melio 5 provide high availability for storage on commodity hardware with flash and hard drives.
- March 14, 2013
EMC execs call storage virtualization the missing link to the software-defined data center, and plan to change that with software-defined storage.
- February 15, 2013
A U.S. Army desktop health care patient program has increased the time doctors can spend with patients by tiering virtualized desktop storage.
- February 13, 2013
The Virsto acquisition could strengthen the VMware software-defined data center and help fight off advances from Microsoft Hyper-V, experts say.
- January 23, 2013
The city of San Luis Obispo used Virsto Software's VM management software to increase storage performance after it implemented server virtualization.
- November 06, 2012
IBM Storwize V3700 gives SMBs the ability to virtualize internal storage, plus one-way data migration, thin provisioning and auto-tiering.
- October 24, 2012
Gartner analyst Stanley Zaffos explains how storage virtualization can help mitigate the effect of server virtualization on storage resources.
- October 09, 2012
Pivot3 releases second version of its vStac VDI appliance, using VMware's View Storage Accelerator for read caching to lower flash requirement.
- October 05, 2012
Dell FS8600 adds Fluid File System (FluidFS) device that turns the Compellent SAN into unified storage, and prepares to add primary deduplication.
- October 02, 2012
Experts offer keys to managing storage for virtualization, both on the desktop and server side.
- August 14, 2012
HP renames its virtual storage appliance StoreVirtual VSA, expands its server support, pumps up capacity and adds snapshot capability.
- July 02, 2012
NetApp founder and EVP Dave Hitz discusses the NetApp strategy toward hot technologies and the vendor’s plan for battling market leader EMC.
- June 14, 2012
The Dell storage products roadmap outlined at Dell Storage Forum 2012 includes server-based flash, storage virtualization and primary data reduction.