The demand for storage never ebbs and companies like EMC and NetApp are poised to benefit. EMC is the largest storage player in the enterprise and has key consumer assets such as Iomega and Mozy. Storage touches everything from the data center to that iPod in your pocket. A key trend: Solid state drive adoption. Other key players: Seagate, Sandisk and Western Digital.
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Recoveriescorp was looking for a new storage solution after realising its EMC infrastructure was reaching maximum capacity, and took the chance of installing Nimble's CS200 hybrid array as a replacement.
With two high-performance memory modules onboard, this implementation of LSI's popular MegaRAID HBA uses flash to cache frequently accessed data, boosting storage performance without the upheaval or cost of switching from magnetic disk to SSD.
After five years, the folks at Backblaze are back with a completely redesigned Storage Pod. The V4 is faster, better AND cheaper. And open source, so you can build your own. Here's what you need to know.
Kathy Gruzas, CIO of digital effects production house Weta Digital, explains why the company is sticking with its own datacenter.
Asia-Pacific will get the first taste of Dell's new mid-tier storage offering, the SC4000 range, in May, before it becomes available globally later this year.
If your Android smartphone lacks a MicroSD card slot and supports USB On The Go, this flexible flash drive could solve your storage expansion problem.
UPDATED 4: The cloud storage service hits a brick wall on Friday for millions of customers. Although the service wasn't responding, Dropbox says files are still safe.
The freebie option will stay put at 15GB of complimentary cloud storage space.
NetApp cuts employees for the second time in a year as it deals with the storage shift to cloud computing and tighter IT budgets for hardware.
Archive media are more important than ever for both legal and personal reasons. There's a fight between an enterprise stalwart upgraded with nanoparticles and a consumer-based 300GB optical with superhero endurance.
Plextor shows M6 solid-state drives in various form factors, while OCZ presents its first new model since Toshiba acquired the company.
A USB stick you can expand and connect via wi-fi to devices that lack USB ports? SanDisk's wireless flash drive is handy, but not perfect.
Pure Storage believes the adoption of virtualisation has driven the growth of the enterprise flash drive market.
I don't know about you, but wireless connections aren't reliable for me. Which is why my office and living room are a rat's nest of cables. But something called HDBaseT could fix that. Here's how.
Optical discs have been left behind by the rapid growth in storage requirements, but Archival Discs may get Sony and Panasonic back in the game with 300GB discs next year and 1TB on the way.