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CommVault Tackles Endpoint Data Protection, Unveils New NetApp Backup Appliance
January 14, 2015 -- The cloud backup specialist turns its attention to laptops, desktop PCs and mobile devices a day after introducing a NetApp-based backup appliance.
Asigra Brings Cloud Backup to Docker Containers
January 7, 2015 -- Company delivers the "industry first" enterprise cloud backup provider for Docker's white-hot virtualization technology.
Seagate and Iron Mountain Head Underground for Cloud Server Backups
December 1, 2014 -- The companies ink a multi-year deal to deliver cloud-based server backup and recovery services to businesses from Iron Mountain's secure, underground data center.
Symantec and HP Team for OpenStack-based Disaster Recovery
November 24, 2014 -- New service will combine Symantec's data protection tech with HP's enterprise cloud platform, Helion OpenStack.
CommVault Unveils Self-Service Amazon Cloud Backups
November 10, 2014 -- The data backup specialist enhances its AWS cloud backup support with streamlined management and configuration.
Seagate's Q1 Boosted by PC, Cloud Storage Demand
October 27, 2014 -- An improving PC landscape and an unstoppable cloud computing market helped Seagate beat the Street last quarter.
Flash, SDS Help Lift EMC Sales in Q3
October 22, 2014 -- The company's fast-growing flash and software-defined storage portfolio help offset declines in high-end storage.
Software Defined Storage Platforms: Buying Guide
October 14, 2014 -- Software defined storage platforms vary widely based on which vendor platform is providing the software based storage.
Red Hat Eyes Big Data with Storage Server 3
October 6, 2014 -- The newest release of the company's storage software platform includes support for Hadoop workloads.
NetApp 'Objectifies' Hybrid Clouds with StorageGRID Webscale
September 23, 2014 -- NetApp releases new object storage software aimed at managing huge repositories of unstructured data and acting as a storage foundation for massive hybrid clouds.
Acronis Dives into Cloud DR with nScaled Buy
September 22, 2014 -- By acquiring the disaster recovery specialist, Acronis adds a key capability to its cloud-based data protection platform.
PMC Announces 12 Gbps SAS Expander Card for the Hyperscale Era
September 19, 2014 -- The company's new SAS expander card targets the density-optimized server architectures used in hyperscale data centers.
Seagate Doubles Down on Cloud Storage
September 11, 2014 -- In a busy week for the hard drive provider, Seagate signals a big push for the cloud storage market, led by an ex-Cisco exec.
AT&T Launches Government-Grade Cloud Storage
September 2, 2014 -- The telecommunications giant offers a fortified cloud storage service for U.S. government agencies.
Zetta.net Cloud Makes Way for Full Windows Server Backups
August 18, 2014 -- Company's DataProtect 4.5 product with WAN acceleration now accommodates Windows Server images over fast Internet connections.
Storage Latency Times: Google vs. Yahoo vs. Dropbox
August 18, 2014 -- Comparing the latency of Google, Yahoo and Dropbox suggests that not all data should be stored in the cloud.
Flash, Cloud Computing Boost EMC's Q2 Earnings
July 23, 2014 -- EMC reports brisk demand for its flash and SDS offerings, as drama swirls around its VMware subsidiary.
NetApp Taps Microsoft Azure, Equinix for Private Hybrid Cloud Storage
July 15, 2014 -- New offering provides fast, secure links to Microsoft Azure that enables enterprise-grade data management, security and protection for cloud-based data.
Amazon Entices Enterprises with Zocalo Cloud File Storage
July 11, 2014 -- The cloud computing giant unveils a low-cost file storage, sync and share service to help businesses move beyond the inbox.
CTERA Networks Raises $25M for Enterprise Cloud Storage
July 2, 2014 -- The funding will help the company go global following brisk enterprise adoption of its cloud-enabled storage offerings.
Google Floats Unlimited Business Cloud Storage Plan
June 26, 2014 -- The company launches an unlimited cloud storage plan for $10 per month.
Amplidata Himalaya to Power Verizon's Enterprise Storage Cloud
June 13, 2014 -- The telecom giant taps Amplidata's newest offering to provide a roomy storage cloud for enterprise customer data.
Dropbox Snaps up Private Messaging Startup Droptalk
June 9, 2014 -- Cloud-based file storage is no longer enough. Dropbox's latest acquisition may bring built-in collaboration features to its online file storage platform.
Infrascale Banks $16.3M for Cloud Backup, Snaps up Eversync
June 6, 2014 -- The cloud-based backup provider lands more funds, acquires data protection appliance maker Eversync.
Maxta Raises $25M, Teams with Intel for Software-Defined Storage
May 7, 2014 -- The startup will work with Intel to optimize its storage software platform for IT systems based on the CPU maker's chips.