A noted data storage pundit fearlessly predicts the future for flash, SAS, SATA, NAS and many other key data storage technologies.
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Flash, storage tiering, and 'software defined' were among the hot trends in the data storage market.
Hyperconvergence, a technology that integrates commodity hardware into a single appliance, is playing a growing role in data storage.
A look at some of the tools and solutions that comprise software defined data storage.
At the big data storage conference, attendees talked about the collapse of Nirvanix, the value of tape and how cloud is changing data storage.
REST can’t manage data the way POSIX can, but will likely evolve and become the new data interface standard of the cloud era.
Gathering and analyzing metadata about your metadata can help administrators make important decisions about storage needs.
Hyper-V is gaining popularity as a virtualization solution, yet some businesses could make better use of it.
Several new tools will help developers add some key new capabilities to applications and workloads that are running inside Google's Cloud Storage offering.
Understanding the IO patterns of your applications is good for end users and good for vendors.
New improvements in the way cache is managed in virtualized environments may lead to big benefits.
Taneja Group believes many enterprises may soon deploy Hadoop in virtualized environments.
You need different performance analysis and workload characterization tools for NFS and parallel file systems.
Media and entertainment companies need plenty of storage capacity, as well as analytics capabilities.
The storage industry hits a speed bump, its first since 2009.
Both HP and VMware offer VSAs.
Unless you provide your end users with an EFSS solution, they will use consumer versions, exposing your organization to security risks.
Metadata repositories are growing so large that they is becoming a "big data" problem.
Just as virtualization and software-defined networking are transforming the data center, SDS is poised to have a huge impact on storage.
The data storage giant weathers an enterprise IT landscape defined by cautious spending and reveals a big new investor for its Pivotal spin out.
In order to be able to search archive storage, organizations need processes for creating, organizing and checking the quality of metadata.
These vendors offer cloud gateway products that make managing data stored in the cloud more like managing data stored on a local NAS or SAN.
The SMI-S standard can make it easier to manage storage devices in a large data center with systems from multiple vendors.
The HP executive talks about the changing data storage market, and provides tips on “future proofing” your storage infrastructure.
The market research firm seeks to get to disambiguate the popular new term. It's a move that may impact companies that label themselves as Software Defined Storage (SDS) vendors.