Veritas Embarks on Journey to Transform Cloud Data Management

If you have lots of data, and what enterprise today doesn’t have a massive amount of data, you need to store the data, protect the data, enable access to the data, and more and more you are probably moving at least some of the data to the cloud.

Unitrends Advances Cloud Support

As the cloud increasingly becomes a backup target, data protection vendors are responding with robust cloud support – and Unitrends is no exception. Earlier this week, Unitrends announced three new products that advance their cloud support.

Oracle ZS5 Throws Down a Cloud Ready Gauntlet

Is anyone in storage really paying close enough attention to Oracle? I think too many mistakenly dismiss Oracle’s infrastructure solutions as expensive, custom and proprietarily Oracle database-only hardware. But, surprise, Oracle has been successfully evolving the well respected ZFS as a solid cloud-scale filer, today releasing the fifth version of the ZFS storage array - the Oracle ZS5.

The Nutanix acquisitions of PernixData and Calm.io should accelerate its Enterprise Cloud Vision

In an expected move, Nutanix this week announced the acquisition of PernixData.

Pivot3 Expands QoS for HyperConverged Infrastructure Environment

It was evident after Pivot3 acquired NexGen (in March of 2016) that the focus would be to use NexGen’s strong IP regarding Quality of Service (QoS) and leverage it for HCI environments.

HPE gives software-defined storage a new twist with the StoreVirtual 3200

The recent trend for software-defined storage vendors has been to create hyperconverged platforms in order to continue to add greater functionality to the same X86-based servers they rely on.