New all-flash storage array models from IBM, Violin Memory and Kaminario follow trend of boosting data reduction and management features, adding higher capacity options.
A BriForum session on getting the most out of your solid-state drives for a virtual desktop infrastructure raises interesting points about what to look for in an SSD warranty.
Online marketer Pentius turned to server flash cache to accelerate performance for OLTP, with an assist from PernixData FVP clustering software.
Although EMC looks to TwinStrata technology to turn the cloud into a storage tier from inside a SAN, one customer proves CloudArray has value without a separate SAN for primary, backup and disaster recovery storage.
Analyst George Crump explains the best way to deal with the upfront costs and security issues that come with switching cloud storage providers.
IBM expands its SoftLayer services with Elastic Storage on Cloud, using GPFS and Watson technology.
RackWare turns its cloud application migration software into an automated DR tool by adding failback, failover and building on migration.
In this Storage Decisions video, find out why Jon Toigo says that automation is necessary for resource pooling and how virtualization adds complexity.
In this Storage Decisions presentation, Jon Toigo discusses the impact of server virtualization on IT professionals.
Virtual servers require a new approach to backup and recovery. Brien Posey looks at the products which offer virtual backups.
EMC data protection president Guy Churchward says EMC can deliver Data Domain as a virtual appliance and discusses plans for cloud-to-cloud backup and data protection services inside ViPR.
The line between endpoint data protection and file sync and share has blurred as endpoint backup products can access protected data from devices beyond laptops.
Red Hat's first Ceph upgrade since its Inktank acquisition adds erasure coding, cache tiering and management updates.
DDN's high-performance computing storage systems provide Department of Energy lab with 75 GBps read/write operations and eliminates bottlenecks.
EMC spins out two new Isilon NAS models, including one for Hadoop analytics, and adds flash read cache.
New technologies allow efficient VM-aware storage provisioning and management through the hypervisor.
With VMworld 2014 right around the corner, our Advisory Board experts share their predictions for new VMware products.
The proliferation of virtualization has radically changed the face of disaster recovery and introduced new trends to protect data.
Amazon WorkSpaces has gotten a lot of lip service in the DaaS market. It doesn’t require a long-term commitment and its pricing is competitive. But it's SLA-free and doesn't let you host Windows client OSes.
Attendees at BriForum 2014 in Boston learned about the hottest topics in end-user computing: desktop as a service hype, how Google Chromebooks fit with VDI, evaluating mobile operating systems and management vendors and more.
Desktop virtualization and end-user computing experts shared tips and tricks while vendors offered insight at BriForum 2014. Check out some of the best quotes from the conference here.