Seagate Kinetic Open Storage becomes a sort of clearinghouse for any type of storage software in a cloud-ready system.
VirtuoSO also provides enterprise-level grid scalability, multi-protocol support and smart data movement.
With the emergence of software-defined storage networks the last couple of years, not a lot of news has been happening on the RAID front.
FileTek fills gaps in and brings a new set of customers to SGI's storage packages.
Customers said the company had lost its latest round of funding and could no longer compete with major market players.
Box wants small businesses and consumers to move their content to the cloud instead of keeping everything onsite in local storage drives that may not last.
EMC's Q1 2013 revenue totaled $5.39 billion, up 6 percent year over year, and net income was $850 million, an increase of 4 percent over 2012.
Seagate said its new 4TB Desktop HDD is nearly 800,000 times larger than the first desktop drive the company introduced in 1979.
An exabyte represents a long string of zeros; it amounts to 1,000 petabytes, or 1 million terabytes.
Using Carbonite Database Backup along with the company's regular cloud storage, resellers can now offer a complete files-and-database backup service package to small businesses.
On Wednesday, Jan. 16 at 11am Pacific Standard Time/2pm Eastern Standard Time/7pm Greenwich Mean Time, eWEEKnews will host its first Tweetchat event. The topic will be "Big Data Analytics in the Cloud: Is the Future Now?"
The Station will moderate a panel discussion about storage trends Jan. 7 at Storage Visions 2013 in Las Vegas.