Storage Management Featured Articles

Storage Enters the Age of Erasure Coding
November 30, 2015 -- Data storage vendors are getting serious about erasure coding as the limitations of RAID become more pronounced.
Successful Tests Bring LTO-7 Tape Closer to Release
November 25, 2015 -- Sony and Fujifilm ace their LTO Ultrium generation 7 interchange tests, bringing high-capacity tape storage closer to market.
Cloud-Savvy Backup Provider Datto Raises $75 Million
November 20, 2015 -- Datto thinks globally in its plans to expand the reach of its data enterprise data protection and business continuity portfolio.
Flash Memory in the Enterprise
November 18, 2015 -- Fully understanding flash memory in the enterprise will enable your company to make the best decisions about growing the role of flash in their enterprise.
What’s Real Data Storage Innovation Among Products, Vendors?
November 16, 2015 -- If a data storage vendor is currently in business, they're likely claiming to be innovative. But what's real innovation in data storage?
DataDirect Networks Launches New Flagship HPC Hybrid Arrays
November 10, 2015 -- The storage provider lays claim to the fastest hybrid arrays for high performance computing and enterprises with massive analytics workloads.
Dropbox Launches Enterprise-Grade Service Tier
November 6, 2015 -- The cloud file storage innovator bulks up its management tool and support capabilities with large enterprises in mind.
DR as a Service Buying Guide
October 27, 2015 -- As cloud computing advances, Disaster recovery as a service is moving closer to a default choice – and the options are already numerous.
Dell buying EMC: What it Means for Enterprise Storage
October 23, 2015 -- Amid the competitive jockeying and product overlap, it’s possible that storage customers may be the winner.
Western Digital Craves Flash in $19 Billion Deal to Acquire SanDisk
October 22, 2015 -- Hard drive maker bets bigger on flash as a bout of furious deal-making rocks the storage industry.
Traditional Storage Continues to Weigh on EMC Prior to Dell Buy
October 21, 2015 -- Although the company posted profits generally in line with Wall Street estimates, EMC's traditional enterprise business continues to underperform.
Veeam Streamlines Backup Repository Management with Availability Suite v9
October 20, 2015 -- The company promises to simplify backup management by aggregating data storage capacity into a single, scalable repository.
OpenStack Buying Guide
October 13, 2015 -- The open source cloud platform is available from a veritable cornucopia of vendors.
Data Storage: Does High Capacity Create Big Problems?
October 12, 2015 -- Enterprise data requirements are increasing, but not solely because companies are storing more individual files or objects.
China's Unisplendour to Take 15% Stake in Western Digital
October 1, 2015 -- The company, part of China's state-owned Tsinghua Unigroup, will part with nearly $4 billion to expand its reach into the data storage space.
Data Storage Futures: Do We Really Need to Store Everything?
September 15, 2015 -- Most Internet of Things data should have a short life span.
Object Storage Forges On
September 14, 2015 -- Lessening the need for traditional RAID, object storage is enjoying a growing list of use cases in enterprise storage.
Oracle Goes All-Flash with Database-Friendly FS1 Storage Arrays
September 9, 2015 -- The company's first stab at all-flash storage for enterprises is aimed at speeding Oracle databases and applications.
Data Center Refresh Cycle Nudges Storage Market: IDC
September 4, 2015 -- Enterprises are beefing up their IT capabilities, spelling good news for vendors that provide newer, cost-cutting storage technologies.
ClearSky Data Harnesses the Cloud to Create Global Storage Network
August 25, 2015 -- The fresh-out-of-stealth startup combines cloud storage with a content delivery network approach to provide enterprises with responsive, on-demand capacity.
The Dawn of the Server SAN Age
August 24, 2015 -- Is the market for NAS, SAN and DAS products about to collapse as companies switch to cheaper, more flexible solutions?
Lenovo and StorMagic Team on Hyper-Converged Systems for SMBs
August 17, 2015 -- The companies join forces, bringing the benefits of virtualized storage capabilities to small and midsized business IT environments.
Diablo Stalks Hyperscale Data Centers with All-Flash DDR4 Memory1 Modules
August 5, 2015 -- The company's newest flash-based DIMMs can flood processors with terabytes of data and take a bite out of server costs.
Quantum Stuffs More LTO Capacity into Its Scalar i6000 Tape Library
July 30, 2015 -- The company announces tape density gains and more energy-efficient power supplies that help reduce energy use as the industry gears up for LTO-7.
9 Storage Startups to Watch
July 27, 2015 -- The data storage sector is hot – and these storage startups are set to grab a piece of the expanding market.