by Adam Armstrong

Druva Releases A Public Cloud Backup & Long-Term Storage Solution

Druva has announced the release of their first-of-a-kind public cloud backup and long-term storage solution, Druva Phoenix. Phoenix offers an alternative to the traditional server backup model: backup to secondary storage, tape, and then long-term offsite archiving. Phoenix is a archiving, retention, and recovery solution that is designed to eliminate tape, offsite storage, complexity, and lower the costs of managing server backups by 70%.

Read more
by Adam Armstrong

EMC Federation Announces First Fully Integrated Software-Defined Data Center Solution

Today EMC Corporation announced the immediate availability of Federation Software-Defined Data Center Solution. This is the first of five planned solutions from the EMC Federation of business. The Federation consists of EMC Information Infrastructure (EMC II), VMware, Pivotal, and RSA.

Read more
by Lyle Smith

WD Sentinel DX4200 Storage Server Now Available

WD has announced the Sentinel DX4200 storage server is now available, expanding their business-class NAS portfolio. The WD Sentinel DX4200 is a complete solution that provides SMBs the advantages of on-premise centralized storage and is designed to meet the demands of today's SMBs by combining Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 workgroup operating system and the Intel Atom C2338 Dual Core CPU. In addition, because it supports up to 16TB in capacity, the DX4200 allows small businesses to expand their office storage by upgrading the drives as their businesses grows in size.

Read more
by Adam Armstrong

Barracuda Copy Site Server Now Available With Barracuda Copy

Barracuda Networks Inc. has announced that Barracuda Copy Site Server is now generally available with the new edition of Barracuda Copy. Copy Site Server simplifies moving traditional file servers to cloud-based solutions while minimizing productivity loss. The new edition of Copy is part of Barracuda’s Data Protection Plus initiative that is aimed at helping customers protect, manage, and share data through any device they use and from anywhere they are.

Read more
by Adam Armstrong

Permabit SANblox Appliance Available Through EMC Select

Permabit Technology has announced that it has joined the EMC Select Program. Through the partnership, EMC will sell Permabit's plug-and-play inline data efficiency appliance, SANblox, through its sales and reseller channels. New and existing EMC Fibre Channel SANs will now be provided with a ready-to-run, high performance data efficiency appliance.

Read more
by Adam Armstrong

Imation External Hard Drive with Cloud Management Released

Imation Corp has announced the first high-security, high-performance external USB 3.0 hard drive that can be managed in the cloud, the IronKey Enterprise H300. Through a centralized, cloud-based management console, IT administrators have visibility into the IronKey Enterprise H300 where they can customize security polices as well as deploy and manage the devices across the enterprise. The drive is ideal for enterprise and government usage where security concerns around mobile data are at an all time high.

Read more
by Lyle Smith

Samsung Begins Mass Production of Industry’s First TLC V-NAND

Samsung has announced that it has begun the mass production of the industry’s first 3-bit multi-level-cell (TLC) 3D V-NAND flash memory for use in SSDs. The 3-bit V-NAND leverages 32 vertically stacked cell layers per NAND memory chip (with each chip providing 128Gb of storage) and is Samsung’s second generation V-NAND package.

Read more
by Brian Beeler

Veeam Endpoint Backup Free Edition Announced

Veeam Software has announced Veeam Endpoint Backup Free, a standalone solution that gives users the ability to back up Windows-based laptops and desktops to an internal or external hard drive, NAS share, or a Veeam backup repository. Veeam Endpoint Backup Free adds to the company’s vast portfolio of free tools used by over 500,000 IT professionals and is the first designed for client computing needs.

Read more
by Lyle Smith

HP at VeeamON 2014

HP offers storage systems designed for both primary and backup storage needs. Veeam and HP partnered to provide an integrated solution for HP 3PAR StoreServ, StoreVirtual and StoreOnce. The combination of Veeam and HP brings together HP’s advanced storage with Veeam’s availability solutions to deliver on modern data center needs.

Read more
by Lyle Smith

VMware at VeeamON 2014

VMware is one of the industry's leading virtualization software company with technologies to simplify IT complexity and streamline operations. As a result, this helps businesses become more agile, efficient and profitable. In addition, by virtualizing infrastructure (from the data center to the cloud to mobile devices), VMware gives IT the ability to deliver services from any location at any time.

Read more