ParaScale beefs up cloud storage platform
ParaScale announced a new version of its ParaScale Cloud Storage software (PCS) today with added support for virtual server environments and new API support that streamlines the process of adding applications to the cloud.
VTL primer and predictions
Upcoming features include support for alternate media, clustered VTL engines, content search capabilities, and support for protocols such as NFS and CIFS.
Spectra Logic libraries scale to 180PB
Spectra Logic today took the wraps off a system that scales to 45PB per library, or 180PB in a library complex. Those capacities assume a library equipped with LTO-5 tape drives and cartridges, which aren't expected until April 2010.
i365 to provide cloud storage for Microsoft DPM 2010
In conjunction with the beta release of Microsoft's System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2010, Seagate's software company, i365, has entered into a partnership to provide cloud-based data protection for DPM 2010.
QuorumLabs BC/DR appliances target SMBs
QuorumLabs this week released its onQ data protection appliances aimed at cost-conscious SMBs that need full business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) functionality.
EMC, Cisco form cloud coalition with VMware
EMC, Cisco and VMware today joined forces to create the Virtual Computing Environment coalition as the companies attempt to corner the market on data center virtualization and the transition to private cloud infrastructures.