Storage Management Featured Articles

Helium Drives for Data Storage
You might consider a helium drive, but make sure you’re making the right product comparison.
Actifio Raises $100M, Valued at $1B
Company announces a new round of VC financing as it prepares to take on legacy storage and expand into the mid-market.
Data Storage: Metadata Everywhere (And Not a Drop to Drink)
Because they can't handle the many different types of metadata in use today, POSIX systems are likely on the way out.
SpiderOak Announces Unlimited Secure Cloud Storage
The company offers businesses access to its privacy-enhancing public cloud for a flat fee.
Fibre Channel's Future in a Software-Defined World
Experts disagree about whether fibre channel will survive as datacenters become increasingly software defined.
Why Is Software-Based Storage Management Still Hardware-Dependent?
For now, most storage continues to be sold as appliances but moving to true software-defined data centers could disrupt the market.
VMware's Virtual SAN Finally Ships
Company jumps into the server-side storage fray by announcing the general availability of its Virtual SAN product.
DataDirect Networks Launches WOS 360
The company doubles down on data protection after delivering an object storage platform for Big Data.
Hybrid Flash Storage Arrays: When and Where?
Hybrid flash storage arrays are more expensive than other options, but in certain scenarios they are clearly the best choice.