EMC flash storage customers to get price protection

LONDON – EMC is making price the issue with the release of version 3.0 software for its XtremeIO storage arrays. But not the price you normally would think of. Jeremy Burton, EMC president of

Published on: July 10th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

The Vatican Library CIO’s sacred mission: To digitize everything

LAS VEGAS – The CIO of the Vatican Library is developing a digital archiving strategy of Biblical proportions. Speaking at EMC World this week, Luciano Ammenti described the Vatican Library, or the Biblioteca

Published on: May 6th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC betting on flash array’s stability

LAS VEGAS – You might say EMC Corp. is in a gambling mood. At its annual EMC World conference here the storage vendor said it will pay US$1 million for the first customer of

Published on: May 6th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP offers lure to EMC customers

Annual user conferences are a time when vendors aim to shine a spotlight on their company an new products and services. Hewlett-Packard’s storage division is trying to steal a little of that spotlight

Published on: May 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon

The amount of data we’re creating is out of this world

Everyone who works in IT knows the volume of data being churned out by users never fails to increase. And as more devices connect to the Internet -- IDC estimates there are 14

Published on: April 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

EMC overhauls data protection line

EMC has updated five of its data protection products with new capabilities including the ability for organizations and service providers to deliver data protection as a service. The new feature will "help customers

Published on: April 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canonical puts end to Ubuntu One cloud storage

Software maker Canonical Ltd. said it is no longer willing to battle against the likes of Google Drive, Dropbox and EMC and will be shutting down its Ubuntu One cloud storage service. Instead,

Published on: April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Storage growth to remain slow: Gartner

For the last few years companies have been holding back on buying storage system due to economic uncertainty, but enterprise organizations are slowly opening their wallets again, according to a recent report from

Published on: March 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Storage system sales rebound

It was a merry holiday season for companies selling external disk storage systems, according to a report, with worldwide factory revenues up 2.4 per cent to US$6.9 billion in the last three months

Published on: March 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon