Dell EqualLogic storage gets its first all-flash array, as well as a hybrid array and four new spinning disk versions of the iSCSI platform.
Leah Schoeb of Evaluator Group discusses which operating systems provide TRIM support in this Expert Answer.
OCZ Technology's pending bankruptcy filing may start a public-auction bidding war among disk manufacturers looking for entrance into the SSD market.
Cleversafe brings out high-performance Slicestor object storage appliance to increase the number of objects per second it can deliver.
When designing a private cloud using object storage, you need to consider the data that will live on it, and how data will be migrated and recalled.
The demise of Nirvanix drives home the need for a cloud exit strategy when using cloud storage services.
Data protection must be considered part of the IT and corporate culture for business continuity and disaster recovery plans to succeed.
Involving vendors in your business continuity planning process helps ensure that critical resources are available when they are needed most.
DR has become tougher due to ever-changing virtual environments. Ensure your disaster recovery plan testing runs smoothly with DR monitoring tools.
Marc Staimer of Dragon Slayer Consulting compares crash-consistent and application-consistent backups of virtual machines in this Expert Answer.
Independent IT expert Brien Posey discusses what needs to be protected in order to perform an application restore from a backup in this Expert Answer.
Brien Posey discusses who is using deduplicating disk arrays today and the latest dedupe tools in this Expert Answer.
Several storage vendors sought to beef up their portfolios this year through flash storage acquisitions, while others went the software-defined route.
Symantec Storage Foundation gets two new flash-related features: Flexible Storage Sharing to cluster apps on DAS, and SmartIO for flash caching.
These six storage technologies are ready to take their place -- and have an impact -- in your data center in 2014.
VMware has been, and still is the virtualization market leader. But, it's facing challenges, not the least of which are coming from its own user base.
Hypervisors now make 100% virtualization possible, but just because you can doesn't mean you should. Find out what not to virtualize.
C-state and P-state both offer options for managing system power, but they are very different from one another.
In today's growing DaaS market, it's important to look at the costs of cloud-hosted desktops and determine whether it's effective over in-house VDI.
It's VDI vs. DaaS in this East Coast-West Coast rapper feud between two of our contributors. Which prediction about virtual desktop technology will win out?
A Mainframe2 demo of NVIDIA GRID running AutoDesk Inventor shows the real benefits of virtualized GPU technology.