Startups and established vendors are doing interesting work in data awareness, storage IO optimization and archiving.
Storage Management Section Index
When data corruption goes undetected, it creates a high risk for applications. It can then create a pervasive data integrity problem.
Concerns about capacity and other perceived disadvantages lead some storage experts to doubt optical, yet some see value in the format.
Some of the same tools that enable DevOps application development and deployment can also be used to improve storage management.
When it's not done well, storage virtualization can lead to some significant problems.
There may be some customer angst over suddenly unsupported storage products -- and there might be some quite happy customers.
Secondary hyperconvergence leverages the same sort of foundational scale out and distributed file system as hyperconverged primary storage, …
Acquisitions have the storage landscape in constant flux, but some vendors fall under the category of untouchable.
In this corner, object storage. In this corner, POSIX storage. Why can't they meet in the middle?
Will there be enough storage to accommodate big data, analytics, mobility, the cloud and the Internet of Things?
OpenStack can be helpful for storage virtualization and SDS initiatives, as well as for mixed storage environments.
Hyper-converged infrastructure will be right for some environments, but not for others.
Deciding when and how to implement DRaaS in the enterprise requires weighing various interlocking factors.
Data storage administrators at a variety of companies talk about their approach to improving data storage efficiency.
Well-established tech companies and some newcomers are jumping into the software-defined storage business.
Large enterprises and service providers have been experimenting with OpenStack, and the rest of the storage industry is beginning to take …
Given the hype around Software Defined Storage, it’s important for users to understand the potential problems.
Data copy management offers a ket advantage in complex computing infrastructure, not only for data protection but also for business groups …
A survey of flash storage vendors, including several that Gartner categorized as Visionaries in its MQ.
For effective disk array, remember to match the array to the application, and make the most of virtualization.
Flash, “strategic flash,” and tape are among the expert recommendations. Plus: storage pros disagree about private clouds.
A storage pundit criticizes the quality of a recent study conducted by Backblaze.
It’s true that EMC is made up of many disparate parts, yet these many elements create a valuable synergy.
Getting the most from high performance data storage requires making the best data architecture decisions.
An overview of some of the leading data storage benchmarks.