• November 03, 2015 03 Nov'15

    ExtraHop bolsters IT operations analytics with new appliance

    The latest iteration of ExtraHop's IT operations analytics platform makes search easier and adds historical data.

  • October 26, 2015 26 Oct'15

    Quantum StorNext file system gateway collapses into Xcellis

    Quantum goes after video workloads with Xcellis, a converged system that combines Quantum StorNext, metadata, data management, NAS and cloud gateways into a single system.

  • September 23, 2015 23 Sep'15

    Enterprises want answers after another AWS issue

    Enterprises took an earlier AWS outage this week in stride, but a second glitch in four days has cloud users concerned.

  • August 27, 2015 27 Aug'15

    Primary Data primes the pump for data virtualization software

    Startup Primary Data prepares GA launch of DataSphere data virtualization software, which is designed to make data available any time on any storage.

  • May 01, 2015 01 May'15

    It's time to shift from data-dumb to data-aware storage

    With flash and virtualization technologies becoming readily available, the time has come for storage to evolve from data dumb to data aware.

  • May 01, 2015 01 May'15

    Smarter storage from metadata, object stores

    One of the distinguishing features of object storage systems is their ability to package more metadata with each object they store. That metadata could be used to restrict access, define a file's lifecycle and its ultimate disposition. Other storage products are emerging that can do the same or similar type of data classification. This allows data management tasks to be automated via policies set by IT, thus creating smarter storage systems.

    Enterprise file sync-and-share use has taken off in many organizations, but consumer file sync-and-share use can leave corporate data unprotected. In-house EFSS can help guard against data loss by giving IT oversight and control.

    Today, organizations face a wide array of storage challenges. Luckily, there are myriad training and certification opportunities for IT pros looking to bolster their knowledge of the storage technologies.

  • March 31, 2015 31 Mar'15

    Move away from the LUN for storage snapshots

    Howard Marks discusses creating storage snapshots, the move to virtual workloads and the death of the LUN.

  • March 16, 2015 16 Mar'15

    Website upgrades lay groundwork for customer experience strategy

    For companies trying to step into the modern era with Web presence, WCM software investments are only the first step.

  • December 15, 2014 15 Dec'14

    Panzura fortifies global file locking, adds element locking

    The enhancement enables users in multiple geographies to access different portions of a file simultaneously, without overwriting to shared cloud storage.

  • October 13, 2014 13 Oct'14

    Legal entity identifier, other semantic data mean better governance

    When Lehman Brothers failed in 2008, regulators and other banks had precious little data to gauge wider financial risks. Enter legal entity identifiers, a form of semantic data.