Industry News and Analysis

Toshiba Unveils Canvio Personal Cloud Home NAS Hardware
August 31, 2012 -- Toshiba's external storage device is big on remote access and mobile device support, but a little light on the 'cloud' features.
CX Enters Business Cloud Storage Fray
August 30, 2012 -- After wooing consumers, cloud storage start-up goes after SMBs.
Fusion-io Updates ioTurbine Virtualization Caching Software
August 28, 2012 -- New features boost application performance on Linux guest OSes and open the door to Windows workloads.
SSD Consolidation Continues
August 27, 2012 -- The SSD market is commoditizing and consolidation is becoming more commonplace.
Amazon Floats Glacier Cloud Archiving at a Penny per Gig
August 23, 2012 -- Cloud services giant takes a shot at long term archiving on its public cloud platform.
Dot Hill Tackles Real-Time Tiering for Midrange SANs
August 22, 2012 -- The data movement specialist looks to shake up the midrange storage market with a hands-off approach to real-time storage tiering.
FalconStor Revamps RecoverTrac for Push-Button Ease
August 21, 2012 -- Company is on a mission to shrink recovery times with performance enhancements and improved virtualization support.
SimpliVity Debuts OmniCube Integrated Storage and Compute Systems
August 20, 2012 -- Startup exits stealth mode with compute-enabled storage arrays in a bid to re-architect the data center.
IBM Eyes Enterprise Flash Storage With Texas Memory Buy
August 16, 2012 -- IBM jumps into the flash-enabled storage race by snapping up an enterprise SSD array provider.
Skyera: SSD Arrays for All
August 15, 2012 -- Storage startup takes aim at mainstream vendors with arrays packed with consumer-level MLC SSDs.
Tegile Adds an All-SSD Twist to Hybrid Storage Lineup
August 14, 2012 -- Is the hybrid storage startup becoming a flash pure play? Not exactly ...
5 Flash Storage Vendors That Shine
August 14, 2012 -- With so many new uses of flash storage coming onto the market, that it can be hard to keep up with what's out there. These five companies stand apart from the crowd and are making flash even brighter.
Fusion-io Paves Flashy Road to Market Growth
August 10, 2012 -- Startup that pioneered solid-state storage in the enterprise reports a healthy uptick in sales and market expansion.
Quantum Boosts DXi8500 Backup With 3 TB Drives
August 7, 2012 -- New 3 TB drive option and security enhancements raises the bar for the company's disk-based backup systems.
Nimble Serves up Scale-to-Fit Hybrid Storage
August 6, 2012 -- Nimble's new hybrid storage portfolio allows IT shops to choose between SSD-enhanced performance and capacity -– or have both.
Fusion-io Debuts ION Software Defined Storage Acceleration
August 2, 2012 -- Fusion-io leaps from servers to SANs with flash friendly application acceleration software.
Lenovo Taps EMC for Enterprise Storage and Servers
August 1, 2012 -- A new joint venture gives Lenovo's data center strategy a boost.