Industry News and Analysis

Are You Making Money With Your Object Storage?
January 31, 2013 -- Object storage isn't just for compliance archive systems anymore.
STEC Unveils 2 TB SAS and PCIe Enterprise SSDs
January 28, 2013 -- California-based enterprise flash storage provider unveils big SSDs that are squarely aimed at data centers and Big Data workloads.
Plextor Launches M5 Pro Xtreme SSD for Business Workloads
January 25, 2013 -- Flash storage maker releases a 100K IOPS SSD aimed at businesses and enthusiasts.
Micron Intros Enterprise SSDs for Big Data Workloads
January 23, 2013 -- Flash storage provider targets data centers with a new line of high endurance solid-state drives (SSDs).
Violin Memory Snaps up GridIron to Accelerate Applications
January 22, 2013 -- All-flash storage startup snags GridIron in its mission to dismantle data center bottlenecks.
LenovoEMC Continues Iomega's SMB Storage Legacy
January 14, 2013 -- Company preps its 2013 SMB storage slate as the industry bids farewell to the Iomega brand.
Is 2013 the Year that SSDs Change The Storage Market?
January 14, 2013 -- The traditional disk drive vendors have a significant advantage in the current environment -- and will continue to have that advantage.
Overland Updates SnapScale with RapidRebuild
January 11, 2013 -- Network storage solutions provider debuts a new feature that drastically shortens drive rebuilds on its clustered NAS product line.
The Human Face of Big Data
January 10, 2013 -- Will storage keep up with the needs of Big Data?
The Power of Distributed Object Storage
January 8, 2013 -- Distributed Object Storage provides scalability, availability and flexibility that are extremely important in cloud environments.
Backup Appliance Market Takes a Breather: IDC
January 7, 2013 -- Storage vendors experience a lull in the backup appliance market but the future is still bright, according to the research firm.
Imation Expands Storage Option with $120 Million Acquisition of Nexsan
January 2, 2013 -- The Imation deal targets the small and medium-sized business segment.