November 11, 2013 11:44 AM
Cloud file sharing service appears to follow Google and Apple in committing to renewable energy sources for its data centers.
November 08, 2013 03:10 PM
Primary Data and Coho Data garner substantial financing, but software-defined storage remains more hype than reality.
October 28, 2013 02:33 PM
Adoption of next-generation Ethernet switches, SAN products, and network security tools as data centers becomes increasingly virtualized will drive market growth, according to research firm.
October 25, 2013 12:05 PM
Update expands firewall support; NetMotion offers Locality via the cloud; Zadara boosts cloud storage; Brocade adds MAPs for SANs.
October 24, 2013 02:26 PM
Maker of flash-optimized storage and EMC competitor hopes to raise $150 million in initial public offering.
Automation is a top goal for software-defined networking, but reaching that objective requires integration of computing, storage and networking. Data is the currency for that integration.
IBM is emphasizing software-defined storage and the importance of storage integration with networking, virtualization, big data, and the cloud.
Toshiba agrees to buy OCZ's assets as the SSD market continues to consolidate. Does the OCZ bankruptcy signal the end of independent SSD vendors?
Gridstore takes an innovative approach to scale-out storage and is the first storage system optimized for Microsoft Hyper-V environments.
There's no doubt that scale-out is the future of storage, but SnapScale's conservative approach doesn't quite pan out.
Vendors are using software to handle complex operations and overcome obstacles to scaling in networking and storage.
June 25, 2013 05:33 PM
OpenStack continues to build momentum in the tech industry. Since its inception in 2010, OpenStack has made considerable strides as an open source IaaS project. Enterprises are seeking ROI with their OpenStack pilot projects, brand-name IT companies such as HP and Juniper are doubling down on OpenStack initiatives, and venture capitalists are throwing cash at OpenStack startups in an attempt to help the market make good on the hype -- and profit in the process. Here are 10 recent OpenStack developments.
April 16, 2013 08:00 AM
Today's data centers are essentially the same: long rows of metal racks stocked with machines, miles of cable, and elaborate cooling systems. But just because we build data centers this way in 2013 doesn't mean that's how it will be in ten, twenty or fifty years. Here's a few glimpses of what the future might hold, from printable electronics to nanotube processors to nuclear batteries.
February 13, 2013 01:28 PM
HTML5 can be a boon to enterprise mobile app development, but you have to identify the right use cases to make it work. Here are 7 scenarios that make sense for HTML5, and 3 you might want to avoid.
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