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Hyperconverged Systems Are Entering the Mainstream
May 5, 2016 -- Gartner predicts that hyperconverged systems will become commonplace in the data center over the next few years.
Ten Tips to Ease the Backup Appliance Selection Process
April 28, 2016 -- Make sure the PBBA you purchase today will need your needs as data continues to grow in the future.
Quantum Tackles Surveillance and Law Enforcement Video Storage
April 6, 2016 -- The storage systems maker develops new reference architectures to handle the growing amount of security and law enforcement video footage.
The Cloud Hangs over World Backup Day
March 31, 2016 -- Users are increasingly looking to cloud storage providers for their data protection needs, according to new survey data from Kroll Ontrack.
EMC Launches All-Flash VMAX
February 29, 2016 -- Declaring 2016 as the "year of all-flash," EMC announces an SSD-packed version of its high-end VMAX arrays.
Buying Guide: Backup Appliances
February 17, 2016 -- Enterprises are emphasizing backup and deduplication software, the ability to tier or push data to the cloud, and the increasing commoditization of hardware.
Comparing Cloud Data Archiving: Five Key Comparisons
February 9, 2016 -- When comparing cloud-based data archive solutions, look at factors like encryption, number of copies,and what happens if your data is lost.
NetApp Completes SolidFire Buy
February 3, 2016 -- With SolidFire's storage automation tech, NetApp takes aim at enterprises with their heads in the cloud.
Evaluating Data Protection for Hyperconverged Infrastructure
February 2, 2016 -- If you're looking at deploying hyperconverged infrastructure, data protection shouldn't be an after-thought.
EMC Reports 'Mixed' Q4, Dell Deal 'On Track'
January 28, 2016 -- With revenues of $7 billion, EMC's sales last quarter were about the same as those from a year ago, as the company prepares to be bought out by Dell.
In Search of a Better Data Archive: From Tape to the Cloud
January 14, 2016 -- When you’re constructing the ideal data storage architecture, remember that several media formats each have a valued role.
Quantum Taps AWS for Cloud-Powered Disaster Recovery
January 12, 2016 -- No DR site? No problem. The data backup specialist releases Q-Cloud Protect as a virtual appliance that runs on Amazon's cloud.
Comparing Cloud Storage Alternatives: Beyond the Big Three
January 11, 2016 -- While Amazon, Microsoft and Google are considered cloud storage leaders, there are many other cloud storage providers worth taking a look at, for a wide array of reasons.
IT Pros Concerned Their Storage Won't Keep Up in 2016
December 16, 2015 -- Add storage obsolescence and shrinking budgets to the pile of challenges IT departments will face in the coming year, according to a new survey from X-IO Technologies.
Data Protection Gaps, Some Good, Some Not So Good
December 15, 2015 -- Do you have gaps in your data protection strategy, solution, service or implementation?
Tape's Roadmap to Higher Capacity, Performance and Reliability
December 1, 2015 -- Experts say tape will continue to play a role in storage for years to come.
Successful Tests Bring LTO-7 Tape Closer to Release
November 25, 2015 -- Sony and Fujifilm ace their LTO Ultrium generation 7 interchange tests, bringing high-capacity tape storage closer to market.
Cloud-Savvy Backup Provider Datto Raises $75 Million
November 20, 2015 -- Datto thinks globally in its plans to expand the reach of its data enterprise data protection and business continuity portfolio.
Dropbox Launches Enterprise-Grade Service Tier
November 6, 2015 -- The cloud file storage innovator bulks up its management tool and support capabilities with large enterprises in mind.
Water, Data and Storage Analogy
October 28, 2015 -- What do water, data, and storage have in common?
OpenStack Buying Guide
October 13, 2015 -- The open source cloud platform is available from a veritable cornucopia of vendors.
Data Storage: Does High Capacity Create Big Problems?
October 12, 2015 -- Enterprise data requirements are increasing, but not solely because companies are storing more individual files or objects.
Imation Unspools Its Tape Business
September 30, 2015 -- The company largely exits the tape market to focus on its Nexan enterprise data storage systems.
Tape Will Be with Us for Some Time to Come
September 29, 2015 -- Despite propaganda from disk drive manufacturers, tape is still very popular for backup and archive thanks to technological advances that are increasing its storage capacity.
Data Center Refresh Cycle Nudges Storage Market: IDC
September 4, 2015 -- Enterprises are beefing up their IT capabilities, spelling good news for vendors that provide newer, cost-cutting storage technologies.