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77 Open Source Storage Applications
February 4, 2015 -- These open source storage apps can help businesses or home users set up a storage appliance, build their own cloud storage service, backup their systems and more.
Carbonite Acquires MailStore for Email Archiving
December 17, 2014 -- In addition to email archives, Carbonite's cloud backup platform will gain full-text search and indexing capabilities.
Future of Data Storage: 8 Technologies Changing Storage
November 19, 2014 -- From near term improvements in networking to longer term evolution in storage media, data storage is changing dramatically.
Archives, AWS and Long Term Costs
September 23, 2014 -- Using Amazon for long term archives is a high risk, opines one storage pundit.
Needed: Easy to Use Storage Encryption
July 28, 2014 -- Protecting our data with storage encryption needs to be much simpler and easier than it is with current systems.
Data Storage: What is Cold Storage?
July 16, 2014 -- An attempt to clear up the confusion in the storage industry about the oft-used term cold storage.
FalconStor Cloudifies Its Data Protection Slate
May 29, 2014 -- The storage software maker rolls out new updates aimed at private clouds and services providers.
Sony Unveils 185 TB Tape Tech
May 5, 2014 -- Forget LTO-6. Sony's latest innovation proves there's plenty of life and storage space left in magnetic tape storage.
Oracle Adds Database Backup, Storage to Cloud Services Slate
April 14, 2014 -- A new, deeply integrated backup offering and an object storage solution expand Oracle's reach into the enterprise cloud market.
Box Files for $250M IPO
March 25, 2014 -- The provider of business-friendly cloud storage services announces its plans to go public.
CloudBerry Launches Cloud-to-Cloud Backup
March 21, 2014 -- CloudBerry Backup v3.8 gives businesses more cloud backup options, including a healthy selection of public cloud storage providers.
Optical Storage for Data Archiving?
March 17, 2014 -- A data storage pundit opines that Blu-Ray is not suitable for long term data archiving.
Sony and Panasonic Work on New Optical Archival Disc
March 10, 2014 -- Another optical disc format? The companies see a future for a Blu-ray successor that packs up to 1 TB of storage capacity.
TwinStrata CloudArray Widens Storage Migration Options
February 11, 2014 -- The hybrid cloud storage specialist's software gains NFS support and more ways of moving data to, from and between clouds.
Amazon Launches Flash-based Cloud Data Warehousing Option
January 27, 2014 -- New Dense Compute nodes for Redshift help businesses speed up their cloud-based analytics.
Archival Data Storage and Weather Forecasting
January 23, 2014 -- Like many businesses with dramatic data growth, weather forecasters need an ever-expanding amount of storage.
Symantec NetBackup 7.6 Supercharges VM Restores
January 23, 2014 -- Cozy ties with VMware's virtualization tech enables Symantec's latest enterprise data protection offering to slash virtual machine backups and restores.
EMC Debuts InfoArchive 3.0
January 21, 2014 -- Structured or unstructured, EMC's "live archiving" tech breathes new life into application data archives.
Data Storage Technologies to Watch in 2014
January 21, 2014 -- Software defined is a leader, as is hybrid IT and solutions that enhance mobile access to storage.
StoneFly Unwraps Twin Scale Out NAS Appliances
January 13, 2014 -- Storage firm shows off a new line of NAS hardware built to handle massive rich media files and enable enterprise file-sharing.
Backup Appliance Market Reaches $700M in Q3
December 19, 2013 -- Symantec makes big gains as storage vendors experience a 6.7 percent year-over-year improvement in backup appliance sales last quarter.
Data Archiving: Life Beyond Compliance
November 26, 2013 -- While archiving should be part of your data footprint reduction strategy, it does take time and effort to implement effectively.
Is Your Data Storage Safe?
October 24, 2013 -- Unfortunately, storage security continues to use practices from an earlier era.
Data Storage: No, Tape Isn't Dead
October 14, 2013 -- The data storage market's attitude toward tape seems to wax and wane, with the current attitude decidedly positive.
Quantum Speeds Big Data Storage with StorNext Update
July 12, 2012 -- Big files are a tiny concern for Quantum as it updates its storage management software to make quick work of sharing and archiving massive stores of data.