- October 22, 2015
New Drobo NAS device -- the B810n -- is unveiled, presenting a single 64 TB namespace that can be divided into multiple SMB shares with thin provisioning.
- March 17, 2015
The Drobo B1200i rackmount hybrid array gets an update, expanding storage pools to 128 TB and adding thin provisioning for up to 255 volumes.
- March 06, 2015
Consumer peer-to-peer software maker releases Sync 2.0 for secure file sharing between smartphones, desktops and NAS devices.
- February 26, 2015
Connected Data has rolled out two new sync-and-share appliances for businesses that want on-premises secure file sharing.
- December 02, 2014
Seagate adds 6 TB E-NAS hard drives for SMBs and small enterprises that can scale to 96 TB in a 16-rack configuration.
Sponsored by SolidFire - “Never run out of disk space” became the storage administrator’s prime directive because of the big difference between storage and the rest of an organization’s IT infrastructure. When the network guys slightly underestimate the bandwidth they’ll need to provide, the network gets congested and applications slow down. Similarly, if the server crew ends up running a few too many VMs on too few hosts, the VMs run slower. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - As cloud providers transition toward offering managed services, they must look for ways to reduce costs for their customers in an increasingly competitive market. One way of doing so is to take a multi-tenant approach to storage. See More
Sponsored by NetApp - Enterprise organizations that deploy cloud-based applications could be in for a big surprise if they decide to change cloud service providers. The lack of data interchange standards and the sluggish speed of bulk data transfers over TCP/IP networks make data portability between clouds difficult at best—and unworkable at worst. See More
Sponsored by HP - When moving data between storage devices (such as when migrating from a legacy storage array to a next-generation one), interrupted data access is still considered the norm. While some businesses make use of data migration software to avoid locking themselves to a specific storage vendor, this approach is not cost-effective in situations where migrations only take place at certain points in the technology refresh cycle. A solution that simplifies the management of data movement by eliminating the need for multiple products or additional management layers while simplifying scalability and availability improvements is needed. See More
- November 18, 2014
HP adds real-time tiering and flash caching to its Dot Hill-sourced MSA arrays for SMBs. The HP MSA arrays have been enhanced with wide-striping and redirect-on-write snapshots.
- September 25, 2014
SMB NAS vendors are integrating BitTorrent Sync as an optional add-on for authenticating file sharing between devices.
- August 28, 2014
IDC announces that the worldwide personal and entry-level storage market grows 1.5% in the second quarter of 2014.
- August 28, 2014
Overland Storage releases GuardianOS 7.6 software in desktop form factor NAS platform via its SnapServer XSD 40 NAS server.
- July 16, 2014
BitTorrent said NAS fits with its peer-to-peer file-sharing protocol, lines up native Sync support with NAS vendors Seagate, Overland and NetGear.
- July 11, 2014
Thecus announces OS updates to its NAS lineup while Synology America launches a RackStation model and standardizes warranties on its XS+/XS models.
- March 24, 2014
Hewlett-Packard unveils entry-level MSA shared storage system; HP upgrades StoreEasy NAS quality of service and expands capacity for StoreOnce 4500.
- March 12, 2014
IT professionals and prosumers looking for storage capacity on their key chains have a new option from EDGE Memory.
- January 14, 2014
LenovoEMC announces px4 desktop and rackmount NAS devices for small- to medium-sized businesses and remote offices.
- November 15, 2013
Western Digital redesigns its My Book line of external desktop drives to provide more storage capacity and enhanced data protection.