Industry News and Analysis

Ten Tips to Ease the Backup Appliance Selection Process
April 28, 2016 -- Make sure the PBBA you purchase today will need your needs as data continues to grow in the future.
Seagate Begins Volume Shipments of 10TB Helium Enterprise HDD
April 27, 2016 -- The company's first foray into helium-filled hard drives is finally shipping in large enough quantities to start filling up cloud data centers.
Hyperconverged Storage Appliance Buying Guide
April 21, 2016 -- Vendors like HPE, Maxta, Scale Computing, Atlantis Computing, Gridstore, Promise Technology, Nutanix, Dell and SimpliVity offer appliances that combine compute, storage, networking and management software into one solution.
EMC's Enterprise Storage Sales Dipped in Q1
April 20, 2016 -- The data storage giant's first-quarter revenues fall just short of analyst expectations as businesses keep shifting their IT budgets away from traditional storage arrays.
Avere Debuts Entry-Level FXT 5200 Edge NAS Filer
April 19, 2016 -- The hybrid cloud storage company unveils the FXT 5200 Edge, a faster NAS filer for businesses considering moving some file services to the cloud.
All Flash Array Buying Guide, Part Two
April 14, 2016 -- Continuing our survey of vendors offering All Flash arrays.
FalconStor Keeps Storage Admins in the Know with FreeStor Analytics
April 12, 2016 -- New predictive analytics capabilities help IT administrators keep an eye on the entirety of their storage environments, avoid looming issues and plan capacity upgrades.
Hybrid Cloud Storage
April 6, 2016 -- Hybrid cloud solutions make sense for several use cases, but organizations should choose their vendors with care.
Quantum Tackles Surveillance and Law Enforcement Video Storage
April 6, 2016 -- The storage systems maker develops new reference architectures to handle the growing amount of security and law enforcement video footage.
Intel Embraces 3D NAND for Enterprise PCIe SSDs
April 1, 2016 -- Targeting the growing market for enterprise flash storage, Intel debuts new SSDs with 3D NAND flash chips.