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Microsoft launches Azure Archive Blob Storage to rival Amazon and Google

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft has introduced a new low-cost storage option for its Azure cloud computing platform- the Azure Archive Blob Storage. The new service is intended to rival Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform. This new tier joins the existing hot and

Dell EMC announces major refresh to its all-flash storage portfolio for enterprise and midrange

After acquiring acquired EMC in a $60 billon-plus deal last year, the merged entity, Dell EMC has now announced major platform refreshes to its enterprise storage platform, VMAX, as well as the next generation XtremIO purpose-built All-Flash array to provide IT

Move over to NVMe to unlock the true potential of your flash storage

George Chacko As businesses continue to transform digitally, leading to huge increases in delay sensitive applications, high-definition video, mobile computing and applications that need breakthrough performance, the network has become the bottleneck in today’s storage infrastructure. With the addition of

HPE to acquire Nimble Storage for $1.2bn to strengthen flash storage portfolio for hybrid IT

USA: Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Nimble Storage for $1.2 billion. Nimble was founded in 2007 and has approximately 1,300 employees worldwide. Nimble’s strong application performance in its entry to midrange flash storage

NetApp opens global CoE in Bangalore; announces accelerator for data management startups

BANGALORE, INDIA: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has inaugurated the Bangalore Global Center of Excellence of NetApp built on a sprawling 15-acre campus in the city. “The innovations that come from our Bangalore Global Center of Excellence will help customers around the world

Amway migrates workloads to VMware Virtual SAN, doubles performance

BANGALORE, INDIA: Amway has doubled workload performance at a fraction of the cost of traditional storage with VMware Virtual SAN, said VMware. VMware Virtual SAN provides shared storage for virtualized production environments with a simple scale-out model that leverages server hardware from

Flash storage trade-off myths that are just not true

 Joybrata Mukherjee It is pretty much the accepted wisdom in IT organizations that if you want something “faster, better, and cheaper”, you’ll end up disappointed. It’s possible to achieve one or sometimes two of these characteristics, but almost always at

NetApp ONTAP 9 simplifies transition to modern datacenter

BANGALORE, INDIA: NetApp announced the ONTAP 9 operating system that helps enterprises integrate the best of traditional and emerging technologies to build a Data Fabric foundation across on-premises and cloud resources. New inline data compaction enables more data to fit

Traveling light is crucial for cloud journeys

Aravindan Anandan Organizations today are increasingly acknowledging the benefits of cloud and cloud-managed services like Office 365 and Amazon Web Services. The worldwide use of public cloud services will grow at a 19.4% annual rate over the next five years,

Bullets and Roses: Memristors

By : Pratima Harigunani

Pratima H INDIA: Doesn’t matter whether it is the wrist-work of the driver of a wooden

From All-Flash to Flash-for-All

Subu Ramakrishan Smartphone Revolution has changed the perception about cell phones, as they are being used

“Hybrid is the most flexible storage choice for surveillance data”

Soma Tah As the adoption of video surveillance across organizations grows significantly and they become aware

A Flash in the paean

By : Pratima Harigunani

Pratima H INDIA: Look at Gartner’s recent outlook on storage before the lightning bolts take over.

”We see greater opportunities as the data continues to grow”

During his recent visit to India, Phil Brace, President, Cloud Systems and Electronic Solutions at Seagate

Hitachi claims significant datacenter footprint reduction with new all-flash array

BANGALORE, INDIA:  Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) announced an all-flash array, Hitachi Flash Storage (HFS) A series–

NetApp claims 3X database performance boost on select all-flash systems

BANGALORE, INDIA: NetApp announced a special offer for buyers of select NetApp all-flash systems, with a

What’s in store for storage in 2016

Bassam Tabbara, CTO at Quantum shares outlook on technology trends for 2016, as well as other

HPE launches products for Docker

MUMBAI, INDIA: Docker technology has been rapidly adopted by developers, DevOps and IT operations professionals as

Seagate brings 8TB surveillance HDD for bulk HD video storage

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Seagate announced 8TB surveillance hard drive disk (HDD), the largest drive of its

Integrated storage and security solutions for AWS customers

MUMBAI, INDIA: NetApp and Gemalto have partnered to offer an integrated storage, encryption and key management