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Facebook Warm Data Storage: Is this the Future?
October 21, 2014 -- With its enormous resources, Facebook is adopting storage technologies that are far ahead of most firms.
Marvell Targets IoT Networking with Questflo SRAM-based Chips
October 20, 2014 -- Company's low-power networking chip is poised to help enterprises better handle the IoT traffic that's set to pour into their data centers.
Software Defined Storage Platforms: Buying Guide
October 14, 2014 -- Software defined storage platforms vary widely based on which vendor platform is providing the software based storage.
HGST Helps 'Drive' VMware VSAN
October 13, 2014 -- Company's line of enterprise hard drives and SSDs provide the essential building blocks for VMware's push into software-defined data center storage.
Nutanix Goes All-Flash for Converged Storage Appliance
October 10, 2014 -- Company leverages SSDs to sidestep SANs and boost application performance.
Yet Another Data Breach? Let's Take Action
October 6, 2014 -- In the wake of the massive JPMorgan Chase data breach, a tech pundit says it’s time for users to demand change.
Nimble Storage Unveils JD Edwards EnterpriseOne SmartStack
September 29, 2014 -- Hybrid flash storage specialist announces a new SmartStack package for midsized deployments of the ERP suite.
Samsung's 3.2 TB NVMe PCIe SSD Enters Production
September 25, 2014 -- Company's new V-NAND-based PCIe SSDs will soon start showing up in high-performance servers.
NetApp 'Objectifies' Hybrid Clouds with StorageGRID Webscale
September 23, 2014 -- NetApp releases new object storage software aimed at managing huge repositories of unstructured data and acting as a storage foundation for massive hybrid clouds.
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.