August 18, 2017
Dell EMC rolled out new SPIFs and support for partners that chase down midrange storage deals -- a top priority for the vendor going forward; other channel news from the week.
April 06, 2016
Salaries for data storage jobs remain high with new techs and new responsibilities in evolving data centers.
January 31, 2014
Nine-office design firm replaced servers and storage in its branch office with Riverbed devices to streamline remote office backup and save money.
November 25, 2013
Goyal says flash isn't a product -- it impacts all of IBM storage. The same goes for open standards such as OpenStack and LTFS.
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FlexPod is a reference architecture for server, storage and networking components that are pre-tested and validated to work together as an integrated infrastructure stack. Continue Reading
An external storage device, also referred to as auxiliary storage and secondary storage, is a device that contains all the addressable data storage that is not inside a computer's main storage or memory. Continue Reading
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Security expert Rich Mogull outlines the four elements of a DLP tool: the central management server, network monitoring, storage and endpoint DLP. Continue Reading
Expert Keith Townsend says enterprises have to plan carefully in order to roll out VDI effectively. Continue Reading
George Crump of Storage Switzerland discusses the variety of ways flash caching can be implemented today in this Expert Answer. Continue Reading
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Wikibon CTO David Floyer said the greatest challenge with an in-memory database from a storage perspective is recovery in the event of a problem. Continue Reading
Operations Manager version 4.1 continuously makes recommendations regarding workload placement, sizing volumes and allocating disk space.f Continue Reading
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Once you know the three major causes for most SharePoint performance problems, improving SharePoint's performance becomes easy. Continue Reading
Three new features in Windows Storage Spaces -- storage tiering, write-back caching and dual parity -- boost storage performance. Continue Reading
Replication is critical for disaster recovery in IT shops. UC Santa Cruz professor evaluates erasure coding versus replication in data storage. Continue Reading