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Unstructured data storage News
August 11, 2016
Panzura unveiled a new line of cloud storage controllers with global file system and high-performance data cache to help users collaborate across locations.
February 02, 2016
Panzura builds a new console that centralizes maintenance for its controllers and Global File System. The Google Maps-based monitoring and reporting tool manages cloud storage.
January 06, 2016
Though nearly half of companies are using cloud file sync-and-share services, those who aren't using it have taken a wait-and-see approach.
October 06, 2015
Avere Systems introduced its first CloudFusion virtual NAS last year for the cloud. It now offers a scaled-down version for three tiers of the AWS public cloud.
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