STORAGE

EXPERT ANALYSIS


How Erasure Coding Is Evolving

Dinesh Kumar Bhaskaran, Director of Technology and Innovation, Aricent Commentary
  • Erasure coding, an alternative to RAID, and is changing to address emerging data resiliency challenges.
    By Dinesh Kumar Bhaskaran, Director of Technology and Innovation, Aricent , 6/08/2018

Open Source Storage: 6 Benefits

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • Open source storage is playing a growing role in the enterprise. Here's why you should consider the software for your data center.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 6/04/2018

The NVMe Transition

Chris M Evans Commentary
  • A look at how vendors implementing the new storage protocol in their products and what to consider before integrating the technology into your data center.
    By Chris M Evans , 5/31/2018

Cloud Storage Adoption Soars in the Workplace

Network Computing Editors News
  • Spiceworks study finds more organizations using cloud-based storage services, with Microsoft OneDrive the top vendor.
    By Network Computing Editors , 5/21/2018

5 Storage Administrator Survival Tips

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • With cloud and automation upending traditional data storage management, how does a storage admin remain relevant? Here are some ideas.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 5/15/2018

Composable Infrastructure: A Skeptic's View

Marcia Savage News
  • Interop ITX speaker Rob Hirschfeld provides a reality check on a hot trend that promises to make data center infrastructure more efficient.
    By Marcia Savage , 5/08/2018

Tech Skills Employers Want Now: More Than Development

CYNTHIA HARVEY News
  • Employers most often list development skills in job postings, but when they search for resumes, they frequently look for infrastructure management capabilities.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 5/07/2018

The Future is About the Business, Not the Technology

James Connolly News
  • There has been plenty of change throughout the evolution of information technology. Now it's time for the corporate world to catch up and reshape how they do business and serve their customers.
    By James Connolly , 5/04/2018

6 Reasons SSDs Will Take Over the Data Center

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • Here's why you should expect to see solid-state drives supplant hard-disk drives for data center storage in the near future.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 4/30/2018

SNIA Releases Data Protection Guidance for Storage Pros

Marcia Savage News
  • Storage Networking Industry Association white paper provides recommendations for handling issues such as data retention, retention, and archiving.
    By Marcia Savage , 4/25/2018

Flash Storage Adoption in the Enterprise

Marcia Savage News
  • Evaluator Group study provides insight into how companies are deploying solid-state storage systems.
    By Marcia Savage , 4/23/2018

6 Ways to Recycle Your IT Gear for Earth Day

SolarWinds Slideshow
  • Is outdated IT equipment piling up in your server room? Here are tips for recycling old tech and reducing your data center footprint.
    By SolarWinds , 4/19/2018

Storage Management Software: Users Weigh In

IT Central Station Commentary
  • IT professionals reveal the pros and cons of using NetApp OnCommand Insight and Dell EMC ControlCenter.
    By IT Central Station , 4/19/2018

Disaster Recovery in the Public Cloud

Kenneth Hui, Technical Marketing Engineer, Rubrik Commentary
  • Find out about the options for building highly available environments using public cloud providers, along with the benefits and tradeoffs.
    By Kenneth Hui, Technical Marketing Engineer, Rubrik , 4/04/2018

The Evolution of Object Storage

Chris M Evans Commentary
  • Chris Evans looks at the rise of object storage and how the technology is changing to meet enterprise requirements.
    By Chris M Evans , 3/21/2018

Facebook Debuts Data Center Fabric Aggregator

Marcia Savage News
  • Social media giant unveils new open networking design at OCP Summit while Microsoft disaggregates flash storage.
    By Marcia Savage , 3/20/2018

Data Protection in the Public Cloud: 6 Steps

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • Follow these tips for securing corporate data when using public cloud services.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 3/15/2018

Site Reliability Engineering: 4 Things to Know

CYNTHIA HARVEY News
  • Organizations that have embraced DevOps and cloud-native architecture might also want to investigate SRE. Interop ITX expert Rob Hirschfeld explains why.
    By CYNTHIA HARVEY , 3/14/2018

Top Trends Impacting Enterprise Infrastructure

Interop Content Team Slideshow
  • Interop ITX Infrastructure Chair Keith Townsend provides guidance on hyperconvergence, cloud migration, network disaggregation, and containers.
    By Interop Content Team , 3/12/2018

6 Ways to Transform Legacy Data Storage Infrastructure

Jim O'Reilly Slideshow
  • Learn how to maximize your existing data storage investments.
    By Jim O'Reilly , 2/12/2018