Industry News and Analysis

NetApp Links to Amazon's Cloud with Private Storage for AWS
The storage vendor unveils a solution for NetApp shops looking to spread their wings on Amazon’s huge cloud.
Review: Windows Storage Server 2012
This new release from Microsoft provides a bevy of new storage features.
ownCloud Raises $2.5M for Open Source File Syncing
The startup aims to attract more enterprise and education customers as it gears up for its next major release.
Big Data Storage Startup Qumulo Raises $24M
Ex-Isilon execs raise funds to tackle Big Data storage management.
Six Top Trends in Storage
Analysts note trends related to virtualization, data protection, big data, little data, vendor lock-in and object storage.
EMC Launches Isilon OneFS 7
First announced back in May, EMC's "Mavericks" NAS OS is finally leaves the gate.
Box Goes Globetrotting with Equinix
The move highlights not only the role that data centers play in cloud storage, but also how location matters for cloud companies with dreams of international expansion.
TwinStrata Adds NAS Support to CloudArray
The cloud storage gateway specialist targets enterprises with big file storage requirements by introducing new NAS capabilities and a new hardware appliance.