Industry News and Analysis

Storage Enters the Age of Erasure Coding
Data storage vendors are getting serious about erasure coding as the limitations of RAID become more pronounced.
Successful Tests Bring LTO-7 Tape Closer to Release
Sony and Fujifilm ace their LTO Ultrium generation 7 interchange tests, bringing high-capacity tape storage closer to market.
Cloud-Savvy Backup Provider Datto Raises $75 Million
Datto thinks globally in its plans to expand the reach of its data enterprise data protection and business continuity portfolio.
Flash Memory in the Enterprise
Fully understanding flash memory in the enterprise will enable your company to make the best decisions about growing the role of flash in their enterprise.
What’s Real Data Storage Innovation Among Products, Vendors?
If a data storage vendor is currently in business, they're likely claiming to be innovative. But what's real innovation in data storage?
The Need for Modern Day Scale-Out NAS Products
Defining the next generation of scale-out enterprise storage
DataDirect Networks Launches New Flagship HPC Hybrid Arrays
The storage provider lays claim to the fastest hybrid arrays for high performance computing and enterprises with massive analytics workloads.
Dropbox Launches Enterprise-Grade Service Tier
The cloud file storage innovator bulks up its management tool and support capabilities with large enterprises in mind.
Buying Guide: Flash/Disk/Tape Data Storage Hybrids
Several companies are offering innovative storage solutions that combine tape with disk storage or flash.