Posts in Taxonomies

Violin launches pay-as-you-grow capacity pricing option

Violin Memory has launched an innovative, flexible pricing model that enables customers to align storage investment with capacity as it is consumed, along with four new Windows Flash Array (WFA)...
Taxonomy: Network Storage

QNAP rolls out 7-in-1 pocket NAS

Since 2006, QNAP has been rolling out direct and NAS boxes mostly targeted at home and small businesses. Their products are generally stable and reliable. That legacy continues today with the QGenie,...
Taxonomy: Network Storage

The case for Application Consistent Recovery

An untested Disaster Recovery (DR) plan is a speculative exercise in wishful thinking. A controlled DR test can be even worse. That’s because it creates false expectations about service...

Infortrend introduces affordable redundant storage

Infortrend has added a new line of dual controller storage – the 12-bay/16-bay EonStor DS 1000R – to its family of networked storage. It comes in 2U and 3U form factors with 12-bay and...
Taxonomy: Network Storage

What is Big Data?

Chakib Abi-Saab Chief Data Office at Bumi Armada defines "Big Data" at the CIO Round Table moderated by Data&Storage Asean for Big Data week KL
Taxonomy: Big Data

When just is not enough in data recovery

Data centres have disrupted the reseller channel business model, fundamentally changing partners’ businesses and relationships. The effect is not dissimilar to the impact streaming media had on...
Taxonomy: Data Protection

Zimbra adds secure file sync share with Mezeo buy

Let’s be honest here, consumer-grade file sharing is widely used by enterprises. At times IT turns a blind eye to its use behind the company firewall. Most times though, they do so because of...
Taxonomy: Cloud Storage

High SSD demand to result in price increase

The Law of Supply and Demand states that when there is more demand, expect the prices to be high. I’ve always wonder why this is so. Particularly in today era of outsourcing vendors claiming...

Dell survey shows management blind to Active Directory vulnerabilities

A Dimensional Research commissioned by Dell Software revealed that many organizations do not have a robust Active Directory (AD) disaster recovery (DR) plan in place. The same survey also revealed...
Taxonomy: Data Backup

Barracuda now supports virtual license portability

Barracuda Networks announced virtual license portability for several virtual products in its security product portfolio. This capability allows customers to purchase a virtual license – across...