| Article Published December 13, 2012
Spectra Logic, Tandberg Data and Oracle all have noteworthy new tape storage tools.
Tags : Oracle, backup, Tandberg, Buying Guide, tape, archive, Storage, Spectra Logic
| Article Published October 11, 2012
One time naysayer Larry Ellison is now the Cloud’s greatest advocate, or so he claims.
Tags : Oracle, cloud computing, OpenWorld, Storage
| Article Published November 28, 2011
Oracle continues leveraging the servers and ZFS software it picked up in its acquisition of Sun. The recently released Sun ZFS Storage Appliances are one example of this. Learn what the Sun ZFS Storage 7120, Sun ZFS Storage 7320 and Sun ZFS Storage 7420 have to offer.
Tags : Oracle, Buying Guide, ZFS, Storage
| Article Published November 01, 2011
Last week, Spectra Logic held a press and analyst day in Boulder, Colo. These 10 highlights stood out among the news, technology trends and company's pure ambition.
Tags : Oracle, backup, tape, active archive, disk, archive, big data
| Article Published October 10, 2011
Big data, business intelligence, cloud and big boxes were featured prominently at Oracle's big conference this year.
Tags : Oracle, EMC, business intelligence, NetApp, OpenWorld, big data, Storage, Pillar Data Systems
| Article Published January 14, 2011
Open source startup is gearing up to build a high-availability Lustre file system distribution, but it's not a fork from Oracle.
Tags : open source, Oracle, Lustre, Whamcloud
| Article Published November 22, 2010
Amid speculation about the fate of the open-source file system, Oracle has vowed that it has an "unwavering commitment to Lustre."
Tags : Oracle, ZFS, Lustre, file system, open-source
| Article Published November 18, 2010
Big Blues migration factory keeps churning out customer wins for IBMs Power Systems.
Tags : Oracle, IBM, HP, Power Systems, Migration Factory
| Article Published November 12, 2010
The race is on to determine how data will be moved and secured in the cloud and Big Blue is developing a new cloud storage architecture aimed at improving data services.
Tags : Oracle, IBM, Cloud Storage, SNIA
| Article Published November 11, 2010
Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g Ops Center manages servers and storage across physical, virtualized and cloud-based data center environments.
Tags : Oracle, Sun, storage management, ZFS, Ops Center
| Article Published November 04, 2010
The proposed Oracle Cloud API could lead to a single point of management for all of the elements of the cloud, including storage and networks.
Tags : Oracle, cloud computing, Cloud Storage, Exalogic, Cloud Standards
| Article Published October 28, 2010
The early results are in and Oracles Exadata Database Machine is getting a vote of confidence from end users.
Tags : Oracle, EMC, Exadata, Greenplum, Exalogic
| Article Published October 19, 2010
EMC has reported record revenue for the third consecutive quarter as rumors swirl around the companys potential $2 billion acquisition of Isilon Systems.
Tags : Oracle, EMC, VMware, Symmetrix, Greenplum
| Article Published October 13, 2010
The EMC Greenplum Data Computing Appliance is an integrated data warehouse system that, according to EMC, can analyze more data faster than Oracles Exadata machine.
Tags : Oracle, EMC, Exadata, Greenplum, Greenplum Data Computing Appliance
| Article Published October 04, 2010
Léo Apotheker is set to take Mark Hurds place as CEO of HP, but can he fill Hurds shoes?
Tags : Oracle, SAP, HP, Mark Hurd, L�o Apotheker
| Article Published September 21, 2010
Storage, servers and software, oh my! Oracle pulled back the curtain on a myriad of products at OpenWorld this week as it is poised to give the rest of the IT industry a run for its hardware money.
Tags : Oracle, OpenWorld, ZFS, Exadata, Exalogic
| Article Published September 17, 2010
The database giant reported big numbers for the first quarter and has big product announcements planned for next weeks Oracle OpenWorld conference.
Tags : database, Oracle, Sun, Exadata, Mark Hurd
| Article Published September 10, 2010
Rob Enderle details why he believes the marriage between Oracle and Mark Hurd is a bad match.
Tags : Oracle, HP, Mark Hurd
| Article Published September 09, 2010
NetApp and Oracle have halted their legal battle over the open source storage technology found in the ZFS file system.
Tags : Oracle, Sun Microsystems, NetApp, ZFS, OpenSolaris
| Article Published August 11, 2010
Oracle is investing in Sun's Unix platform and will use technologies from OpenSolaris as part of the next Solaris release.
Tags : Oracle, Sun, Solaris, OpenSolaris
| Article Published July 26, 2010
Oracle added LTO-5 tape support to its StorageTek tape libraries and drives, boosting its biggest library system to 150PB of capacity.
Tags : Oracle, tape storage, tape, Tape Library, StorageTek
| Article Published July 06, 2010
Storage startup Coraid may face legal action from NetApp if the company does not cease plans to sell the Coraid EtherDrive Z-Series NAS appliance based on the open-source Zettabyte File System (ZFS).
Tags : Oracle, NetApp, NAS, ZFS, Sun Open Storage
| Article Published July 02, 2010
Enhancements to the Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System include support for Fibre Channel and data deduplication.
Tags : Oracle, fibre channel, storage array, data deduplication
| Article Published June 17, 2010
High-end tape storage is the most reliable enterprise storage media, orders of magnitude better than SAS drives, so why can't it be put to better use?
Tags : Oracle, IBM, tape storage, archiving, LTO-5
| Article Published May 07, 2010
Oracle is reassuring its Sun StorageTek data tape customers of its long-term commitment to the technology.
Tags : Oracle, Sun Microsystems, tape storage, archiving, backup and recovery
| Article Published May 06, 2010
What do you get when you put ZFS, OpenSolaris and Debian together? For open source storage vendor Nexenta, it's a new enterprise storage approach that's winning converts.
Tags : Oracle, ZFS, open storage, OpenSolaris, Nexenta
| Article Published April 30, 2010
How Google, Microsoft and Oracle are Driving Competition in the Storage Industry
Tags : Oracle, Google, Microsoft, storage networking
| Article Published April 27, 2010
The clustered file system will remain open source, but paid support for version 2.0 will require new hardware.
Tags : open source, Oracle, clustered file systems, Sun Open Storage, Lustre
| Article Published March 09, 2010
The angriest bunch will be Sun shops that have been happy buying their high-end HDS storage arrays from Sun.
Tags : Oracle, Sun, HDS, bundle, Storage
| Article Published March 04, 2010
Hitachi's high-end storage arrays leave Oracle's data storage product lineup; will others follow?
Tags : Oracle, file systems, Hitachi Data Systems, Sun Oracle merger, Sun Open Storage
| Article Published December 22, 2009
| Article Published September 16, 2009
HP gets kicked to the curb as Oracle picks the company it's acquiring for the next-generation Exadata servers.
Tags : database, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, mergers and acquisitions, Exadata
| Article Published August 27, 2009
Sun and Oracle have been silent as their merger nears approval, but pundits have been anything but quiet.
Tags : open source, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, mergers and acquisitions, open storage
| Article Published August 19, 2009
The HP Oracle Database Machine processes data in a hurry, thanks to InfiniBand, smart software and other features.
Tags : database, Oracle, business intelligence, HP, data warehouse
| Article Published July 28, 2009
The deal gives the database giant new high-availability and data integration capabilities.
Tags : database, Oracle, data migration, applications, high availability
| Article Published June 16, 2009
Mergers, hostile takeovers, turf battles, high-profile defections... We look at what's behind the turmoil in the IT industry and what it means for the future of storage.
Tags : Oracle, EMC, Sun Microsystems, Cisco, mergers and acquisitions
| Article Published May 28, 2009
Sun's latest Open Storage offering includes cluster and dual controller options for high availability.
Tags : open source, data storage, Oracle, Sun Microsystems
| Article Published May 19, 2009
An old data storage technology is providing Sun Microsystems with a surprising source of growth.
Tags : data storage, Oracle, IBM, Sun Microsystems, tape
| Article Published May 07, 2009
Larry Ellison says Oracle will hang on to Sun's hardware business, including the data storage and tape lines.
Tags : data storage, Oracle, Sun Microsystems
| Article Published May 06, 2009
While just a tiny part of a $13 billion company, Sun's Open Storage program exemplifies everything the company had hoped to achieve in its turnaround efforts.
Tags : open source, data storage, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, open storage
| Article Published April 29, 2009
Sun's Open Storage program was its strongest business in the March quarter just in time for Oracle to figure out what to do with the program.
Tags : open source, data storage, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, open storage
| Article Published April 23, 2009
After a tough first quarter, EMC CEO Joe Tucci waxes about the outlook for IT spending and sizes up the company's new competitive threat from the merger of Oracle and Sun.
Tags : Oracle, EMC, Sun Microsystems
| Article Published April 20, 2009
Oracle's sudden move into the data storage business has industry analysts wondering and storage vendors on edge.
Tags : data storage, Oracle, EMC, Sun Microsystems, mergers and acquisitions