- February 02, 2016
Panzura builds a new console that centralizes maintenance for its controllers and Global File System. The Google Maps-based monitoring and reporting tool manages cloud storage.
- January 06, 2016
Though nearly half of companies are using cloud file sync-and-share services, those who aren't using it have taken a wait-and-see approach.
- December 28, 2015
The biggest headlines in 2015 centered around the major cloud storage providers -- some expanded, while others split -- and it's still a race for performance and low cost.
- December 23, 2015
Amazon upgraded its file system storage while Microsoft launched its Azure File Storage to remain competitive. Google added a cold storage service to compete with Glacier.
- December 16, 2015
We took a look back at the expert advice on SearchCloudStorage over the past year to bring you the five most important cloud storage takeaways in 2015.
Sponsored by SolidFire - “Never run out of disk space” became the storage administrator’s prime directive because of the big difference between storage and the rest of an organization’s IT infrastructure. When the network guys slightly underestimate the bandwidth they’ll need to provide, the network gets congested and applications slow down. Similarly, if the server crew ends up running a few too many VMs on too few hosts, the VMs run slower. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - As cloud providers transition toward offering managed services, they must look for ways to reduce costs for their customers in an increasingly competitive market. One way of doing so is to take a multi-tenant approach to storage. See More
Sponsored by Symantec - As greater challenges emerge in today’s data-centric business environment, organizations are placing more emphasis than ever upon risk mitigation. Not only are IT executives looking for ways to reduce their organizations’ risk profiles, but business leaders—including boards of directors—are making risk reduction an essential action item. See More
Sponsored by HPE - The key to a data-driven enterprise is to have access to all the relevant data across the entire organization. This isn’t as straightforward as it sounds. Legacy data warehousing and point analytics tools may not be capable of managing the vast and ever-growing mountains of data collected by a modern business. See More
- December 16, 2015
The hype surrounding public cloud has died down, as customers are targeting hybrid cloud technology for its flexibility and to keep some data securely on premises.
- December 04, 2015
Though one in three shops are using cloud storage, primarily for data protection, security is by far the biggest concern with cloud storage services.
- November 30, 2015
To put a shared IT services model in place, University of North Texas implemented EMC Federation cloud services that include VMware products. A public cloud is planned for 2016.
- November 17, 2015
EMC cloud storage options for its block storage and data protection products are added through enhancements to FAST.X, Vplex, CloudBoost and broader public cloud support.
- November 02, 2015
Caringo Swarm object storage helps British Telecom Compute Services facilitate tiering from a customer data center to BT's data centers to public clouds.
- October 23, 2015
NetApp didn't have much in new products at its annual Insight conference; the only rollout was Data Fabric for placing and managing data in a NetApp hybrid cloud.
- October 13, 2015
At NetApp’s Insight partner and user conference, the company discussed NetApp Data Fabric, focusing on the connection between its on-premises storage and the public cloud
- October 06, 2015
Avere Systems introduced its first CloudFusion virtual NAS last year for the cloud. It now offers a scaled-down version for three tiers of the AWS public cloud.
- October 06, 2015
IBM snapped up Cleversafe object storage in the second object acquisition of 2015, and plans to sell Cleversafe products with IBM SoftLayer and Spectrum Scale.
- October 01, 2015
Talon Storage timed the CloudFast launch to coincide with Microsoft making its Azure File Service generally available for Windows shared file storage.