Storage Management Featured Articles

Top Ten Software-Defined Storage Tips
January 19, 2017 -- Experts offer advice for making the most of your software-defined storage deployment.
HPE Acquires SimpliVity in Hyperconverged Push
January 18, 2017 -- HPE pushes further into the market for hyperconverged system by snapping up Westborough, Mass.-based SimpliVity.
10 More Top Data Storage Applications
January 11, 2017 -- These applications can help enterprises improve performance, agility, availability and/or scalability for their cloud or on-premise storage.
Kaminario Raises $75M in Global Push
January 10, 2017 -- The all-flash storage array maker plans to expand it channel partner program into more territories.
10 Top Data Storage Applications
January 9, 2017 -- These are some of the leading storage management and software-defined storage applications available today.
Western Digital Debuts NVMe PCIe Consumer SSDs
January 6, 2017 -- So long SATA? The company announces new PCIe SSDs for ultra-fast storage in the mainstream consumer space.
AES Encryption Advantages: Storage vs. CPU
December 14, 2016 -- You need to encrypt data at rest, but should you use the storage device or the CPU to do the encryption work?
Quantum StorNext Reaches into the Cloud
December 13, 2016 -- StorNext 5.4 from Quantum includes new public cloud integrations and the ability to run applications directly on Xcellis systems.
Western Digital Previews Its Flash-First Future
December 6, 2016 -- Hard drives take a back seat as flash commands the spotlight during data storage provider's Investor Day.
Flash Storage Is Mainstream at HPC Organizations
November 22, 2016 -- Most HPC data centers use at least some form of flash storage to accelerate their workloads, according to a recent survey from DataDirect Networks.
Seagate Debuts 10TB HDD for SMB NAS Systems
November 16, 2016 -- The company's new IronWolf Pro hard drives are primed for small and midsized business file storage duty.
Storage Class Memory: The Revolution Has Begun
November 15, 2016 -- The promise of storage class memory is that persistent storage that runs at the speed of memory will give applications a remarkable speed boost.
Enterprise Data Storage Vendor Roundup
November 1, 2016 -- The top enterprise data storage vendors make a lot of money in the rapidly changing enterprise storage sector, but it’s a challenging market.
15 Leading Data Storage Startups
October 25, 2016 -- These data storage startups are leading the way with cloud, scalable performance, interface flexibility, analytics, and quality-of-service controls.
Top Ten Data Storage Performance Tips: Improving Data Storage
October 19, 2016 -- Your data storage performance can be improved with load balancing, micro-tiering, and closer monitoring of the server farm, among other techniques.
Product Spotlight: Six Ways to Boost Data Storage Performance
October 13, 2016 -- A survey of data storage problems, highlighting the various ways that data storage vendors address those challenges.
Big Data Storage: Top Ten Tips for Scaling Hadoop
October 6, 2016 -- Enabling Hadoop to help with your Big Data storage needs requires avoiding controller choke points, understanding decentralized storage, and other advanced Big Data techniques.
Top Ten Big Data Storage Tools
September 28, 2016 -- The growing array of big data storage solutions reflects the rapid growth of big data itself.
Backup Appliance Market Grew in Q2 with EMC in the Lead
September 27, 2016 -- Storage vendors notch double-digit gains as vendors ship products that better meet the data protection needs of enterprises.
Virtual Instruments Debuts Analytics-Driven NAS Performance Monitoring
September 20, 2016 -- The company's infrastructure performance monitoring platform can now tackle both SAN and NAS environments.
Enterprise Data Storage Market Flattens Out: IDC
September 19, 2016 -- Though revenues barely budged, the market for enterprise storage solutions is undergoing some major upheavals.
Big Data Storage: 12 Tips to Prepare
September 14, 2016 -- Big Data storage is a growing problem. We have created more data in the past two years than the entirety human history. Yet storage architecture isn’t keeping up.
Enterprise Cloud Storage Takes More than Wishful Thinking
September 7, 2016 -- Successful enterprise cloud storage requires a strong business case and the will to transform your company’s cloud strategy.
Storage Startups Solving Cloud Storage Problems
August 24, 2016 -- Cloud storage is a highly effective strategy, but it's not without its challenges. These storage startups are working to solve the many cloud storage problems that are getting in the way of the sector's growth.
IBM Unveils New All-Flash Storwize Systems, Standalone Spectrum Virtualize Software
August 23, 2016 -- Big Blue takes the wraps off two new all-flash arrays, including a sub-$20,000 model, and offers its Spectrum Virtualize platform as a software-only offering.