Storage Management Featured Articles

New Tiering Will Lower Cloud Storage Costs
April 1, 2015 -- Google's Nearline cloud storage service is likely to be the first of many new low cost cloud storage tiers.
Data-Aware Storage: Taming Data Sprawl Using Real-Time Analytics
March 30, 2015 -- New data-aware storage systems will help companies reduce storage management costs, improve business insights and reduce business risk.
SanDisk, Toshiba, Intel and Micron Locked in 3D Flash Memory Race
March 27, 2015 -- In a busy week for solid-state storage providers, the companies debut their latest high-capacity flash innovations.
Good and Microsoft Team for Containerized Mobile CRM
March 26, 2015 -- Good and Microsoft take a targeted approach to mobile CRM by securing the app environment instead of the whole device.
Hedvig Emerges from Stealth to Debut Distributed Storage Platform
March 25, 2015 -- The storage software company, inspired by Dynamo and Cassandra, lands $12.5 million in funding for its new enterprise data storage and management platform.
Fujitsu and Quantum Unite for Enterprise and Mainframe Backup
March 24, 2015 -- The companies bundle a backup appliance and tape library solution for North American customers looking for an alternative to legacy mainframe VTLs.
Is The Era of Cheap Disk Storage Over?
March 23, 2015 -- Demand for disk storage is exploding faster than manufacturers can supply it. That means hard drive prices must go up.
StorTrends: All-Flash Performance at $0.50 per GB
March 19, 2015 -- StorTrends' new arrays start at $24,999, bundled with deduplication, compression and other data optimization services.
Qumulo Exits Stealth with Analytics-Driven NAS
March 16, 2015 -- Company's new data-ware storage platform is designed to take the mystery out of explosive data growth for enterprises.
LTO-6 Tape Storage Dips Below a Penny Per GB
March 10, 2015 -- HP, IBM and Quantum make the economic case for parking long-term data archives on trusty old tape.
Hyperscale Data Centers Snapped up Storage in Q4 2014
March 9, 2015 -- Strong demand from massive data center operators in the fourth quarter translated into a "strong finish" for storage vendors last year.
Virtual Storage Buying Guide
March 2, 2015 -- An overview of the rapidly growing virtual storage marketplace.
Top Ten Virtual Data Storage Tips
February 26, 2015 -- Making the most of virtual storage can greatly boost the flexibility and quantity of your storage pool.
Imation Debuts Entry-Level Nexsan NST2000 Hybrid Storage
February 24, 2015 -- The company aims its new lower-cost, flash-enabled solution at mid-sized media companies and data protection environments.
Hadoop Storage Options: Time to Ditch DAS?
February 19, 2015 -- Using enterprise systems with Hadoop is not cheap, but the benefits can be considerable.
FalconStor Launches FreeStor Software-Defined Storage Platform
February 18, 2015 -- The VTL veteran and data protection specialist leverages its storage software expertise into an all-in-one data services play.
How Flash is Changing Data Storage
February 10, 2015 -- Smarter flash drives will make storage simpler, faster and cheaper.
VSPEX BLUE: EMC's New Converged Storage Shortcut
February 5, 2015 -- EMC's newest VSPEX converged infrastructure offering simplifies storage management and can spin up virtual machines in under 15 minutes, claims the company.
77 Open Source Storage Applications
February 4, 2015 -- These open source storage apps can help businesses or home users set up a storage appliance, build their own cloud storage service, backup their systems and more.
Boosting Backup Capacity with Virtual Servers
February 3, 2015 -- As many IT departments have seen, leverage virtual storage provides considerable advantages.
HGST Hard Drives the Most Reliable: Backblaze
January 26, 2015 -- The cloud backup company ranks HGST as the top provider of reliable 4 TB hard drives.
Egnyte Embraces Big Data Analytics for Smart File Sync and Share
January 20, 2015 -- New analytics capabilities offer enterprises data-driven insights into their file sharing environments.
EMC Unveils ViPR and ScaleIO Software Updates
January 16, 2015 -- The data storage giant rings in 2015 with new flash management, data protection and virtual SAN capabilities.
9 Storage Startups to Watch
January 15, 2015 -- The data storage sector is hot – and these storage startups are set to grab a piece of the expanding market.
Asigra Brings Cloud Backup to Docker Containers
January 7, 2015 -- Company delivers the "industry first" enterprise cloud backup provider for Docker's white-hot virtualization technology.