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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.
Seagate Launches 6 TB HDD for Cloud Data Centers
April 7, 2014 -- Bigger clouds demand larger hard drives. Seagate has rolls out a 6 TB, 3.5-inch HDD with enterprise-grade features.
Helium Drives for Data Storage
March 31, 2014 -- You might consider a helium drive, but make sure you’re making the right product comparison.
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.
SpiderOak Announces Unlimited Secure Cloud Storage
March 19, 2014 -- The company offers businesses access to its privacy-enhancing public cloud for a flat fee.
Optical Storage for Data Archiving?
March 17, 2014 -- A data storage pundit opines that Blu-Ray is not suitable for long term data archiving.
StoneFly Unveils DR365 Backup and Disaster Recovery Appliance
March 11, 2014 -- The storage systems maker melds its backup and recovery technologies into an all-in-one storage appliance.
Data Storage Mysteries: What Happened to MAID?
March 10, 2014 -- The technology behind massive array of idle drives never took off, despite massive hype. Its failure offers a lesson for today's storage admins.
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.
Avere Launches FXT 4800 Cloud-Friendly Filer
March 6, 2014 -- Company adds more SSD capacity and faster processors to help speed up the company's cloud-connected NAS filer.
The Need for Realistic Benchmarking Protocols
March 5, 2014 -- Without realistic benchmarks that address real world problems all we we are going to get is vendor hype.
DataDirect Networks Launches WOS 360
March 5, 2014 -- The company doubles down on data protection after delivering an object storage platform for Big Data.
Rackspace Taps Brocade for Leaner, Greener Cloud SANs
March 4, 2014 -- The cloud computing company manages growth with Brocade's efficient Gen 5 Fibre Channel SAN technology.
Data Storage Issues: Big Data Benchmarking
February 26, 2014 -- SPEC storage benchmarks are well designed, yet the underlying hardware is often not configured for the real world.
CenturyLink's Cloud Enlists Flash to Boost App Performance
February 26, 2014 -- The company's new Hyperscale service targets web-scale apps and cloud-based Big Data workloads.
The Future of Cold Storage
February 24, 2014 -- Several data storage technologies are competing to be the leader in the storage of infrequently accessed data.
Cloud Backup ROI Calculator
February 21, 2014 -- The Cloud Backup ROI Calculator will help you measure return on your cloud backup and storage investments. Free download.
Cloud Storage for Business: Pros and Cons
February 19, 2014 -- A one-to-one comparison between the per-GB cost of online backup and buying local disk doesn’t favor the cloud.
NetApp Unveils Cloudy New FAS8000 Storage Line
February 19, 2014 -- The company rolls out a new product line that the company bets will emerge as a storage platform for cloud-enabled enterprise workloads.
Storage Made Easy Links Clouds for Unified File Sync and Share
February 14, 2014 -- Startup jumps on the VC train with tech that brings together multiple public cloud storage services for an all-in-one file management solution.
VMware VSAN Gathers Support, Launch Imminent
February 12, 2014 -- The virtualization pioneer gears up for the official release of its virtual storage area networking technology.
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.
Box Joins MobileIron AppConnect
February 10, 2014 -- MDM company tackles secure, cloud-based file sharing and syncing with the help of Box and a handful of other providers.
IBM and Actifio Team for Leaner Clouds
February 4, 2014 -- Big Blue's latest cloud storage service cuts down on capacity requirements, thanks to Actifio's space-saving tech.