SanDisk upgrades FlashSoft server-side caching software to work better with VMware, Windows and Linux, and packages it on its Fusion ioMemory PCIe card and Ascend solid-state drives.
Adding a high-speed flash storage tier to secondary storage can increase backup performance
Vendors are increasing production of 3-D NAND-based chips. Learn how chip developments can cut costs.
The "desktop support guy" at Auburn University learns about storage by implementing a four-node hyper-converged cluster to eliminate storage silos.
Howard Marks discusses what exactly causes the I/O blender effect and how it can mess with your flash performance in this Storage Decisions clip.
Howard Marks discusses creating storage snapshots, the move to virtual workloads and the death of the LUN.
Working on a hybrid cloud project? Mike Matchett explains the steps an organization should take to become an internal hybrid cloud service provider.
The cloud is gaining traction, but the public cloud raises security concerns. Learn why a hybrid cloud strategy can offer businesses more benefits.
As you consider object storage for your cloud environment, here are several areas to focus on when comparing options.
Block- and file-level replication each offer important benefits, but for different applications. Learn the use cases of each in this Expert Answer.
Bidirectional replication of SQL servers is a business continuity tool for users with multiple remote sites and a central data center.
Here are five ways business continuity activities can identify situations that might prevent your firm from achieving its goals.
Migration between cloud backup services can be a challenge, but available options can ease the process.
Expert Brien Posey explains how Docker's architecture affects backups and how to best approach backing up Docker data.
Backup software vendors such as CommVault offer services and/or software that assist customers with migrating from a competing product.
Are you considering SDS for your organization? Expert George Crump lists the technology areas that may still present a few problems to your storage administrator.
Jon Toigo explores the renewed interest in software-defined and hyper-converged storage, and an important partnership between Huawei and DataCore Software.
Jamie Thomas explains IBM's plans for the newly branded Spectrum Storage line, and whether a hyper-converged appliance is on the vendor's roadmap.
News of a Nirvanix partnership filled in some details about Dell's cloud storage strategy, but the company still treats its cloud plans as a secret.
In our latest Storage Radio podcast, SearchStorage.com editors discuss the Riverbed Whitewater cloud data backup appliance for enterprise backups.
Deduplication is an important strategy for disaster recovery. Learn more about data dedupe solutions in this expert tip by Paul Kirvan.