Industry News and Analysis

Symantec and HP Team for OpenStack-based Disaster Recovery
New service will combine Symantec's data protection tech with HP's enterprise cloud platform, Helion OpenStack.
Nimble Takes Aim at Fibre Channel SANs
The addition of Fibre Channel support allows the hybrid array maker to play in a bigger pond.
Future of Data Storage: 8 Technologies Changing Storage
From near term improvements in networking to longer term evolution in storage media, data storage is changing dramatically.
SolidFire Unveils Nitrogen 7 Storage Software
New upgrades help keep flash-boosted data safe and properly backed-up in multi-tenant environments.
Dot Hill Launches New Lustre-friendly AssuredSAN Array
Company's latest HPC storage systems acts as the foundation for a Lustre file service solution developed in partnership with Intel and Mellanox.
Intel Shrinks Its SSDs for Microservers
The chipmaker starts shipping new a new small form factor version of its SSDs for data center environments.
Application Interface For Data Storage: Change Needed
Application interfaces have not change to take advantage of significant moves forward.
CommVault Unveils Self-Service Amazon Cloud Backups
The data backup specialist enhances its AWS cloud backup support with streamlined management and configuration.
IBM's Struggles
The current era isn't the only one in which IBM has been challenged by huge shifts in the tech landscape.
Samsung Acquires SSD Caching Company Proximal Data
The Korean SSD maker eyes virtualized environments by snapping up flash caching software that integrates with VMware and Hyper-V.