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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.
NaviSite and EMC Team for Cloud Data Protection
April 25, 2014 -- The hosting and cloud services provider unveils a new offering powered by EMC's Data Domain platform.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.