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Coho Data Embraces File and Block Storage, OpenStack Cinder
May 24, 2016 -- Coho Data's newest, OpenStack-friendly software supports both block and file storage on the same platform.
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.