Fujifilm puts tape into a NAS appliance

There are lots of IT staff  who think tape is dead as a storage medium, particularly because the price of hard drives continues to fall while the size of drives grows. However, there's

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Atlantis Computing offers pooled storage solution

A California software company that until now has specialized in enterprise virtual desktop solutions is branching out into storage. Atlantis Computing, which makes the ILIO line of VDI applications, today released ILIO USX

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Amazon upgrades data warehouse service

Last February, Amazon Web Services rolled out its cloud-based data warehouse Redshift, positioning it as an alternative to costly on-premise products in the large enterprise space. Today, AWS said its latest tweak to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Box enhances cloud control with dLoop acquisition

Enterprise users of cloud storage service, Box will have access to more content tracking controls thanks following the company’s acquisition of data analytics startup dLoop. Terms of the deal but the cloud storage

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 27th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

VMware ups performance of virtual SAN

Cloud and virtualization company VMware Inc. has issued a beta refresh of its virtual storage area network which enhances the performance and adds new features to VSAN. The release is available for free

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Scale, customization behind AWS’s success

Scale and the ability to customize down to a granular level are the top factors behind the success of Amazon Web Services, according to the vice-president who builds data centres for the cloud

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 18th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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 changer for enterprises that provision virtual machines, and in markets such as financial

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 14th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Three new storage solutions

The ability of organizations to access and create public and private clouds has opened up tremendous opportunities for flexibility in data storage. On the other hand, cloud also makes backup and recovery more

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 8th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Time to take a fresh look at backup strategies

One of the onerous chores the IT department of any organization faces is backup, yet it’s a vital task for survival. Without safely preserved copies of data, if (when) there is system disruption

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 8th, 2013 Howard Solomon