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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.
Seagate Unveils 8 TB Hard Drive Slate for Enterprises and SMBs
September 3, 2015 -- With its new 8 TB hard drives, the company targets businesses with massive storage requirements.
ClearSky Data Harnesses the Cloud to Create Global Storage Network
August 25, 2015 -- The fresh-out-of-stealth startup combines cloud storage with a content delivery network approach to provide enterprises with responsive, on-demand capacity.
Quantum Stuffs More LTO Capacity into Its Scalar i6000 Tape Library
July 30, 2015 -- The company announces tape density gains and more energy-efficient power supplies that help reduce energy use as the industry gears up for LTO-7.
HP Enlists Analytics Tech to Drive Hybrid Cloud Storage Efficiency
July 8, 2015 -- HP's ControlPoint and Storage Optimizer software analyzes files automatically and aid in the migration of data to the most cost-effective target.
Veritas Maps Out Its Post-Symantec Product Strategy
July 7, 2015 -- The soon-to-be independent company unveils new data mapping, management and protection products along with NetBackup's enhanced cloud and virtualization capabilities.
Toshiba Eyes Cloud Data Centers with 6TB HDD
June 30, 2015 -- The hard drive maker targets cloud providers with a higher-capacity 7,200 RPM, 3.5-inch drive.
IBM and Box Team for Smarter Cloud Content Management
June 25, 2015 -- The companies are blending cloud file storage, analytics and enterprise content management technologies to improve collaboration.