Storage automation tools offer a wide range of functionality that can benefit shops using flash storage alongside traditional disk.
An engineering services firm consolidates virtual desktops and primary block storage on NexGen arrays that incorporate PCIe flash and hard disk drives.
Recently launched OCZ Intrepid 3700 SSDs come with 7% flash overprovisioning, supporting usable storage up to 2 TB.
SoftLayer upgrades its IBM Cloud storage with services for granular performance management that calibrate IOPS to application needs.
Alibaba Group infrastructure engineers previewed an open source-based cold storage engine that could be the underlying technology for Aliyun cloud service.
Google Cloud Storage Nearline takes on Amazon Glacier, promising restore times in seconds rather than the hours it takes for Glacier customers.
Bidirectional replication of SQL servers is a business continuity tool for users with multiple remote sites and a central data center.
Here are five ways business continuity activities can identify situations that might prevent your firm from achieving its goals.
Considering DRaaS to support your mission-critical systems? Expert Paul Kirvan shows you the pitfalls to avoid.
Few backup software providers offer Docker container backup support, but is there a way to back up Docker containers with any backup software?
Is it better to back up cloud data to another cloud or to an on-premises target in your data center?
Copy data management can be a backup replacement in certain situations, but organizations need to be aware of its limitations.
The HP 3PAR StoreServ 7000 series is a line of storage arrays designed for enterprise SAN environments.
IBM's DS8870 is a storage array platform designed for large enterprise SAN environments with mission-critical workloads.
Promise Technology's VSky object storage can handle petabytes of data and is aimed at rich media and video surveillance.
Our Advisory Board weighs in on how VMware VVOLs, an addition released in vSphere 6, are changing the storage industry.
Windows Server 2012 R2 includes enhanced support for Linux VMs, but some problems remain.
Hybrid clouds, containers and SDN all seem like they could be the future of virtualization, but deciding when to implement a technology is a key decision.
If your DaaS deployment has a direct connection with the provider, you could have some of the same issues a branch would. But if you need to scale or breakdown siloes quickly, cloud-based desktops could be right for you.
New desktop analytics tools from AppSense and Ericom could help IT admins deal with desktop management at small and large scales.
VMware's Workspace Portal offers users a one stop shop to access hosted, virtual, Web and published applications. If you integrate it with View, they can access virtual desktops, too. Here's how.