Business Briefs

Oracle Explains How Pillar Buy Fits Its Storage Strategy
June 30, 2011 -- Oracle assures observers that its pending purchase of Pillar Data Systems is all part of a larger plan.
Oracle Buys Pillar Data Systems
June 29, 2011 -- Oracle announces its intent to buy out SAN Block I/O vendor Pillar Data Systems.
IDC Reports Recovering Storage Software Market Strengthens
June 24, 2011 -- After a tough year of recovery for storage software in 2010, a leading analyst firm sees renewed growth ahead as corporate IT moves to satisfy 'pent-up' demand.
NEC Shows New Content-Addressable Memory Tech
June 13, 2011 -- New technology developed by NEC and Tohoku University can save data to non-volatile memory even when the power is off.
Fujitsu Partners with Microsoft on Cloud Services, Storage
June 9, 2011 -- Microsoft and Fujitsu plan August rollout for Windows Azure running in Fujitsu datacenters in Japan.