SearchSolidStateStorage managing editor Ed Hannan and independent storage expert Andrew Reichman compare all-flash and hybrid flash arrays in this Q&A.
Hitachi Data Systems VP asserts HDS flash space relevance, claiming 26.5 PB of flash shipped in the last quarter -- mostly in hybrid arrays.
When LexisNexis noticed storage becoming a chokepoint, it replaced spinning disk in its high-performance computing cluster with more than 2,600 Micron M500 drives.
Brian Madden discusses possible limits to desktop virtualization and how you should decide whether to use a provider or do it on your own.
Brian Madden explains how you can determine your resource needs before carrying out a VDI project in this expert answer.
Cisco tests MaxDeploy reference architecture for Unified Computing System, while HP approves it for the ProLiant 2500 series.
This tip reviews the multiple services available through the AWS Management Console and the features available to help navigate it.
Test your knowledge of Amazon Web Services' full managed data warehouse service with this 10-question quiz.
Building on previous AWS database options, Amazon introduced Aurora at re:Invent in Las Vegas. See what Aurora has that SimpleDB and RDS don't.
Vendors add backup, replication, data migration and high availability products and services for disaster recovery during Amazon's AWS re:Invent conference.
Stratus Technologies adds a third node to its everRun software for asynchronous WAN replication to protect applications deployed outside the main data center.
OneCloud Recovery sets up a virtual data center in AWS cloud for failover, failback and DR testing.
SearchDataBackup Senior Site Editor Andrew Burton explains what EMC's Data Domain Boost software is designed for, how it works, and which products it supports in this Expert Answer.
Learn about this feature of CommVault's Simpana backup software platform aimed at streamlining backup and archiving processes and reducing the amount of data stored across the two.
NetBackup Instant Recovery for VMware is a feature of Symantec's NetBackup enterprise backup software platform. Learn what you should consider before deploying it.
HP adds real-time tiering and flash caching to its Dot Hill-sourced MSA arrays for SMBs. The HP MSA arrays have been enhanced with wide-striping and redirect-on-write snapshots.
Which archive type is best for small offices: tape, disk or the cloud? There are many factors you must consider before answering this question.
SMB NAS vendors are integrating BitTorrent Sync as an optional add-on for authenticating file sharing between devices.
Archiving data in place is becoming more attractive to enterprises because it allows data to be archived on the storage it already resides on.
Seagate beefs up ClusterStor storage systems acquired from Xyratex, with new Hadoop optimization tools, Lustre update and secure data appliances.
Analyst Jon Toigo explains why performing analytics on big data sets means that data is no longer considered cold, reducing the importance of archives.
News of a Nirvanix partnership filled in some details about Dell's cloud storage strategy, but the company still treats its cloud plans as a secret.
In our latest Storage Radio podcast, SearchStorage.com editors discuss the Riverbed Whitewater cloud data backup appliance for enterprise backups.
Deduplication is an important strategy for disaster recovery. Learn more about data dedupe solutions in this expert tip by Paul Kirvan.