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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?
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.
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.
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?
EMC Sales Rise 3% in Q2 During Downturn in Traditional Storage
July 22, 2015 -- Facing pressure on its high-end storage business, EMC reports strong growth in its emerging storage and cloud business units.
Veritas Maps Out Its Post-Symantec Product Strategy
July 7, 2015 -- The soon-to-be independent company unveils new data mapping, management and protection products along with NetBackup's enhanced cloud and virtualization capabilities.
Portworx Raises $8.5M for Docker-Enabled Storage
June 22, 2015 -- The company emerges from stealth to help enterprises bridge the gap between Docker and storage infrastructures.
What’s the Real Value of Software Defined Storage?
May 11, 2015 -- Software defined storage is on the upswing, having just passed the $1 billion mark in annual revenues.
Top Ten Takeaways from EMC World
May 8, 2015 -- Traditional data storage is in decline, as an entire array of new options emerge.
FalconStor Begins Global FreeStor SDS Rollout
May 6, 2015 -- FalconStor's cloud-friendly software-defined storage platform, the company's first completely new technology in five years, is now available.
Software Defined Storage: Two Newcomers To Watch
April 28, 2015 -- Software defined storage still has some way to go before it is seen as mature enough for the traditionally ultra-conservative storage market.
Manage Unstructured Data: File Analysis at Scale
April 22, 2015 -- Highly scalable file analysis platforms can help handle rapidly growing storage repositories weighed down by unstructured data.
Good and Microsoft Team for Containerized Mobile CRM
March 26, 2015 -- Good and Microsoft take a targeted approach to mobile CRM by securing the app environment instead of the whole device.
Virtual Storage Buying Guide
March 2, 2015 -- An overview of the rapidly growing virtual storage marketplace.
Top Ten Virtual Data Storage Tips
February 26, 2015 -- Making the most of virtual storage can greatly boost the flexibility and quantity of your storage pool.
VSPEX BLUE: EMC's New Converged Storage Shortcut
February 5, 2015 -- EMC's newest VSPEX converged infrastructure offering simplifies storage management and can spin up virtual machines in under 15 minutes, claims the company.
77 Open Source Storage Applications
February 4, 2015 -- These open source storage apps can help businesses or home users set up a storage appliance, build their own cloud storage service, backup their systems and more.
Boosting Backup Capacity with Virtual Servers
February 3, 2015 -- As many IT departments have seen, leverage virtual storage provides considerable advantages.
EMC Unveils ViPR and ScaleIO Software Updates
January 16, 2015 -- The data storage giant rings in 2015 with new flash management, data protection and virtual SAN capabilities.
9 Storage Startups to Watch
January 15, 2015 -- The data storage sector is hot – and these storage startups are set to grab a piece of the expanding market.
Asigra Brings Cloud Backup to Docker Containers
January 7, 2015 -- Company delivers the "industry first" enterprise cloud backup provider for Docker's white-hot virtualization technology.
Does Data Storage Really Change?
December 12, 2014 -- A look back at data storage in 2014 reveals many new developments, but one surprising holdover from earlier years.
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.