Industry News and Analysis

Chelsio challenges Emulex, QLogic, Intel, et al
February 28, 2011 -- Chelsio challenges Emulex, QLogic, Intel, et al
The growing cloud storage market
February 28, 2011 -- The cloud will have a place in your enterprise, in one form or another.
Dataram ships HA SAN accelerators
February 28, 2011 -- High-availability versions of XcelaSAN accelerators combine DRAM and flash.
InMage tackles cloud-based DR, RaaS
February 28, 2011 -- Cloud-based disaster recovery enables Recovery-as-a-Service
Cloud storage: Nirvanix takes shots at Amazon S3, EMC Atmos
February 24, 2011 -- Cloud storage: Nirvanix takes shots at Amazon S3, EMC Atmos
ESG Lab Review: IBM Real-time Compression
February 23, 2011 -- The Enterprise Strategy Group tests IBM's data compression technology on primary storage.
Recent partnership and investment news from:
February 22, 2011 -- NetApp and Accenture, Netgear and Acronis, Promise and Promark, DataCore Software, Nasuni and Redstor, Violin Memory, and NexGen Storage.
Gluster: Open source scale-out NAS
February 17, 2011 -- Gluster recently introduced additions to its open source NAS platform, claiming the first scale-out virtual NAS appliances for VMware and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
NetApp profits up, shares down
February 17, 2011 -- NetApp profits up, shares down
Disaster recovery tips for SMBs
February 16, 2011 -- According to an end-user survey conducted by Symantec, nearly half of all SMBs do not have a disaster recovery (DR) plan in place.
LTO crushes other tape formats
February 14, 2011 -- LTO crushes other tape formats
Automated tiering: Evaluating the criteria
February 14, 2011 -- Storage tiering is gaining traction because it provides real value to users by lowering the administrative burden, improving performance, and reducing costs. 
Oracle debuts cloud file system
February 11, 2011 -- Software helps companies deploy applications, databases and storage in a cloud environment,
Druva focuses on laptop backup
February 10, 2011 -- inSync 4.1 Enterprise edition is designed specifically for protecting “endpoint” data
ESG Lab Review: IBM Storwize V7000
February 9, 2011 -- Enterprise Strategy Group tests IBM's Storwize V7000 in a VMware environment.
Drobo RAID arrays aimed at SMBs
February 8, 2011 -- Drobo is pushing further into the SMB space, and beyond its consumer roots, with the introduction of three new arrays.
FalconStor automates disaster recovery
February 8, 2011 -- DR software is included in FalconStor's CDP and NSS platforms.
The Top Ten Storage Startups
February 3, 2011 -- The Top Ten Storage Startups
eSilo tackles cloud-based backup, DR
February 2, 2011 -- SiloSphere software is optimized for global backup and disaster recovery in cloud computing environments.
EMC offers free "big data" tools
February 1, 2011 -- EMC released a free community edition of the EMC Greenplum Database.
Emulex ships 10GbE CNAs to the channel
February 1, 2011 -- Converged network adapters (CNAs) support 10GbE, iSCSI and FCoE.