Storage Management Featured Articles

A3CUBE's Fortissimo Foundation Turns up the Volume on Converged Storage
September 17, 2014 -- Bring on the big data. The startup's new storage software foundation adds an in-memory performance boost to today's resource-intensive business applications.
Seagate Doubles Down on Cloud Storage
September 11, 2014 -- In a busy week for the hard drive provider, Seagate signals a big push for the cloud storage market, led by an ex-Cisco exec.
We Need Better Data Protection (Desperately)
September 10, 2014 -- In the wake of massive data breaches at Target, Home Depot, UPS and other outfits, isn't it far past time to significantly tighten security?
Vaultize Ships Secure File Sync Appliances
September 8, 2014 -- The company's MDM-friendly enterprise file sync and share platform is now available as a hardware appliance.
Top Tips for Object Storage
September 4, 2014 -- Implementing Object Storage efficiently requires clearly understanding your storage needs on an ongoing basis.
IBM-Lenovo Deal and Storage: What’s It Mean Long Term?
September 3, 2014 -- Will either IBM or Lenovo offer real innovation, going forward?
Scality Brings 'Amazon EBS-like' VM Storage to the Data Center
August 27, 2014 -- With version 5.0 of the company's RING storage software platform, the company allows enterprise IT organizations to borrow the cloud king's crown.
Brocade Wants to Usher In the 'Solid State Ready' Data Center Era
August 25, 2014 -- The storage networking company expands its Solid State Ready program to encompass more technologies that make software-defined data centers tick.
HP Adds KVM Support to StoreVirtual VSA
August 22, 2014 -- HP updates StoreVirtual to include supports for the three top hypervisors and unveils a new entry-level all-flash array.
Nexenta Enables File Services on VMware VSAN
August 20, 2014 -- Company's software adds NAS capabilities to VMware's Virtual SAN platform and expands its software-defined storage ecosystem.
Zetta.net Cloud Makes Way for Full Windows Server Backups
August 18, 2014 -- Company's DataProtect 4.5 product with WAN acceleration now accommodates Windows Server images over fast Internet connections.
CacheAdvance Software Accelerates Apps with a Dash of Flash
August 11, 2014 -- Application-centric storage software from CacheBox leverages a server-side flash to give business applications a big performance boost.
Hitachi Data Systems: Measuring Up to Transformational Trends
August 6, 2014 -- While HDS's key focus is storage, it's broadening its approach to take a “data-driven view.”
IBM's FlashSystem V840 Array Puts the Squeeze on Big Data
August 5, 2014 -- Big Blue unveils an all-flash array with real-time compression to tackle big data and enterprise-grade workloads.
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.