Data Storage

SanDisk acquisition broadens enterprise flash storage

Flash card maker SanDisk Corp. has been quietly moving into enterprise flash storage for some time. Last week it accelerated...

June 23rd, 2014 Howard Solomon


Global ‘Elderwood’ attacks in 2014 suggest deeper threat

A flurry of "zero-day" attacks around the world this year could have a common origin in the "Elderwood" attack platform,...

May 15th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Microsoft’s ‘Patch Tuesday’ security fixes bypass XP

Microsoft is releasing fixes for eight bugs on Tuesday, May 13, two of them rated “critical,” according to an article...

May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Microsoft zero day browser alert also touches WinXP: Experts

With Microsoft no longer issuing security patches for Windows XP, what do zero-day security advisories from the company look like...

April 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

EMC's XtremeIO

Virtual machines in crosshairs for EMC’s new XtremIO all-flash array

IT infrastructure vendor EMC Corp. has launched XtremIO, a new all-flash storage array the company says will be a game...

November 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

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Why tape is still tops for storing big data

Big data storage demand is giving a new lease on life to a storage technology which only a few years...

September 29th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Oracle close to phasing out Flash support portal

Oracle close to phasing out Flash support portal

BOSTON -- Oracle Corp. may soon fully transition away from the much-maligned, Flash-based version of its support portal over to...

July 6th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Adobe sets IE as next target in Flash security work

Adobe sets IE as next target in Flash security work

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - Adobe plans to tackle Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) in its ongoing work to "sandbox" its popular Flash...

February 8th, 2012 Gregg Keizer