Storage Management Featured Articles

Cisco Debuts 'Pay as You Grow' 16GB FC Switch for SMB SANs
July 31, 2014 -- Company's storage networking refresh includes high-performance switches for starter SANs and new high-end, director-class hardware.
Vaultize Blends Enterprise File Sharing and MDM
July 30, 2014 -- Already offering mobile-friendly features, the file sharing and sync company takes the next logical step into mobile device management.
HGST Debuts Next-Gen 1.6 TB Ultrastar SSD
July 28, 2014 -- The Western Digital company offers new drives targeting high-performance servers and storage systems.
Intel Targets Security-Conscious Businesses with Pro 2500 SSDs
July 24, 2014 -- New solid-state drives feature built-in encryption protection that doesn't penalize performance.
Data Storage: What is Cold Storage?
July 16, 2014 -- An attempt to clear up the confusion in the storage industry about the oft-used term cold storage.
NetApp Taps Microsoft Azure, Equinix for Private Hybrid Cloud Storage
July 15, 2014 -- New offering provides fast, secure links to Microsoft Azure that enables enterprise-grade data management, security and protection for cloud-based data.
Amazon Entices Enterprises with Zocalo Cloud File Storage
July 11, 2014 -- The cloud computing giant unveils a low-cost file storage, sync and share service to help businesses move beyond the inbox.
Panzura Sets Its Cloud Storage Gateway 'Free'
July 10, 2014 -- The cloud storage company starts offering its cloud gateway software for free, a move the company hopes will help commoditize enterprise cloud storage.
EMC Swims in 'Data Lakes' with Isilon Updates
July 9, 2014 -- The company revamps NAS platform with new hardware and software, opening it up to advanced Big Data analytics.
EMC Expands All-Flash XtremIO Storage with Starter X-Brick
July 8, 2014 -- The data storage systems giant launches a new entry-level system and previews updated software with additional data services.
HP and "The Machine"
July 7, 2014 -- A data storage pundit stresses the need for major changes in the operating system to deal with non-volatile memory.
Violin Plays a Flashy Concerto with New 7000 Array
June 24, 2014 -- New software adds comprehensive data services to the company's flash-based storage arrays.
Cray Adapts Big Data Tiered Storage Platform for Lustre
June 23, 2014 -- The HPC specialist takes aim at big data with new storage management software for the Lustre file system.
NetApp Targets Both Ends of Enterprise Storage Market with New Hybrid Arrays
June 17, 2014 -- The data storage systems provider bookends its product portfolio with a new entry-level system and a high-performance flagship.
Amplidata Himalaya to Power Verizon's Enterprise Storage Cloud
June 13, 2014 -- The telecom giant taps Amplidata's newest offering to provide a roomy storage cloud for enterprise customer data.
EMC's Version of the Future of IT
June 11, 2014 -- The storage titan’s use of the word “redefine” encompasses today’s Third Platform technologies.
Nimble Launches Adaptive Flash CS700 Storage Arrays
June 11, 2014 -- The company's new flash-enabled product line shuffles data to business applications at a rate of up to a half-million IOPS.
IEEE Mass Storage Conference Highlights
June 9, 2014 -- The forces now driving the storage industry are far different than in years past.
Fusion-io Unveils Atomic PCIe SSDs
June 5, 2014 -- The enterprise flash storage innovator debuts a new, compact line of PCIe server cards that pack up to 6.4 TB of storage capacity.
8 Gbit/sec SATA: Really?
June 4, 2014 -- Despite the hype, we still do not have 8 Gbit/sec SATA.
Tech Data Debuts IBM-Based Data Protection Bundle
May 30, 2014 -- The integrated solution, powered by IBM PowerLinux and Storwize hardware, is aimed at small and midsized storage environments.
IBM Splits with NetApp in Pursuit of Homegrown Software Defined Storage
May 28, 2014 -- The tech giant ends its OEM partnership with NetApp to focus on its own data center storage solutions.
EMC Changes Reflect Storage Industry Changes
May 27, 2014 -- Why is EMC focusing so much on software when its roots lie in selling hardware? (Hint: think ‘software defined storage’.)
Flash Helps Offset Flagging Sales in NetApp's Q4
May 23, 2014 -- NetApp posts surprising EPS numbers as flash storage fever helps the company squeeze bigger profits despite slipping revenues.
Tarmin's GridBank 4.0 Targets Big Data, Social Media Analytics
May 19, 2014 -- The company's latest storage management platform taps into social media data streams for advanced analytics.