Pure Storage launches cloud block store efficiency guarantee

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Pure Storage’s new Cloud Block Store Efficiency Guarantee program works with AWS to drive applications that run across AWS Regions and AWS Outposts. News Amazon Amazon Web Services Pure StorageCustomers are looking for flexibility and choice as […].

Cloud storage startup Wasabi nabs $112M, plans new datacenters

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Cloud data storage company Wasabi today announced that it raised $112 million in series C financing, bringing its total raised to $219 million.

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VMware Cloud Guru Ajay Singh Leaves For Pure Storage

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News Pure Storage vmwareJust weeks after its cloud visionary Rajiv Ramaswami left for rival Nutanix, VMware has lost another cloud leader in Ajay Singh who departed this week to become chief product officer […].

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On a roll: Wasabi gets $25m dollop for cloud storage three weeks after fishing out $122m

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Less than a month after pulling in $122m in C-round funding, object storage firm Wasabi has opened its pockets again, taking in an extra $25m from two strategic investors to build out the business. Wasabi offers a single tier of S3-compatible public cloud object storage.

Streaming object cloud storage startup LucidLink nabs $12M

Venture Beast

LucidLink, a cloud storage startup specializing in streaming data, has raised $12 million in venture capital. Read More.

Healthcare Data Storage and Other Innovations Head to the Cloud

CEB IT

But you don’t control your own healthcare data storage. Although still immature, cloud-based healthcare data storage is an emerging solution with potential to become a market disruptor, according to Gartner Emergence Cycle research. Cloud-based healthcare data storage.

Cloud storage startup Wasabi nabs $112M, plans new datacenters

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Wasabi, a 'hot data' storage provider startup, has raised $112 million in a venture capital funding round. Read More.

AWS Launches a New Type of AWS Storage Gateway: Amazon Fsx File Gateway

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Recently, AWS launched Amazon FSx File Gateway as a new type of AWS Storage Gateway, providing customers with a way to access data stored in the cloud with Amazon FSx for Windows File Server, instead of using and managing on-premises file servers.

DataGravity: Data aware storage

CTOvision

The DataGravity Discovery Series allows IT professionals and business users to unlock the value of their data through data aware storage. The post DataGravity: Data aware storage appeared first on CTOvision.com. For an introduction see the video at this link and embedded below: For more see: datagravity.com. Company Infrastructure Companies Video datagravity

Top 5 options for online storage

Tech Republic Cloud

Additional online storage is a must-have these days, but which service should you use? Tom Merritt lists five online storage options to consider

Online storage: Top 5 options

Tech Republic Cloud

Additional online storage is a must-have these days, but which service should you use? Tom Merritt lists five online storage options to consider

Backup lessons from a cloud-storage disaster

Network World

European’s largest cloud provider, OVHcloud, suffered a catastrophic fire last month that destroyed one of its data centers and smoke-damaged a neighboring one.

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StorageOS raises $10 million to drive container storage adoption

Venture Beast

StorageOS has raised $10 million to advance adoption of its container storage platform for microservices accessing persistent data. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page container storage devops funding daily Kubernetes StorageOS

Storage may not be exciting, but Pure Storage’s Portworx acquisition is

Venture Beast

Pure Storage is a rare bastion of growth in the slowing storage industry; it's buy-up of Portworx will shift it into an even stronger position up-stack. Business Cloud category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics Portworx Pure Storage

Storage briefing: The evolution of software-defined storage

Computer Weekly

The evolution of software-defined storage, from simple software products to those that offer scale-out, hyper-converged, NVMe, public cloud and container functionality

GreenTec: Persistent Data Protection With Storage Level Security

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GreenTec-USA is a pioneer in data center modularization and optimization for servers, storage, video and secure document storage. Security Companies Computer security custom firmware data Data Protection Security storage level security Storage solutions technologyWith this post we are initiating coverage of Virginia based GreenTec-USA.

OpenDrives raises almost $20 million to advance its data storage solutions

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OpenDrives, which provides network-attached storage solutions for enterprise clients, has raised a series B round of funding. Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Internet & Telecom/Web Services data enterprise NAS opendrives Security storage

Managing Storage in Kubernetes

Linux Academy

This temporary nature would have us assume that storage would be difficult to manage. Kubernetes allows you to natively create and manage storage decoupled from pods. In order to provide storage to our pods, we have to place the disk in the same region as our cluster. You will see an output similar to this, where the “location” is what we are trying to obtain: Creating Persistent Storage. Delete the Pod to Demonstrate Persistent Storage.

Docker storage: how to get persistent storage in Docker

Computer Weekly

Docker, by default, doesn’t come with persistent storage, which presents an issue to some workloads customers that want to run in containers – however, there are ways to achieve persistent storage

New Storage Trends Promise to Help Enterprises Handle a Data Avalanche

Information Week

Here's a rundown of five current and potential fast and high-capacity storage approaches Data, data everywhere, but where to put it all?

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Pure Storage Intros Next-Gen All-Flash Enterprise Storage Arrays

Data Center Knowledge

Company also introduced a new model for owning and managing enterprise storage called Evergreen Storage Read More. Enterprise Storage pure storage

Storage 101: The IoT’s impact on storage

Computer Weekly

The internet of things will have a huge impact on storage – the sheer volume of data, the radically different types of data created, and the storage needed, from flash to object to cloud

VAST Data allies with Nvidia on reference storage architecture for AI

Venture Beast

VAST Data collaborates with Nvidia to create reference architecture for attaching its storage systems to GPU servers. AI Enterprise VB Home Page ai category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Hardware GPUs NVidia storage Vast Data

How Cloud Computing Changes Storage Tiering

Data Center Knowledge

One of the biggest challenges with cloud is controlling and managing storage. Here are some basics on storage tiering across hybrid infrastructure. Cloud Computing Storage cloudRead More.

Cloudera announces new storage certification for Cloudera Data Platform Private Cloud

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Cloudera, the enterprise data cloud company, has announced the successful completion of the Quality Assurance Test Suite (QATS) certification of Dell EMC PowerScale/Isilon 8.2.2 on Cloudera Data Platform Private Cloud.

IBM revamps its storage lineup to better enable hybrid cloud computing

Venture Beast

IBM revamped its storage portfolio as part of a larger effort to make it simpler to replictate and migrate data across hybrid clouds. AI Big Data Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Hardware data science IBM MLOps storage

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Open source storage hits the mainstream

Computer Weekly

Open source storage has gained mainstream acceptance in high performance computing, analytics, object storage, cloud (OpenStack) and NAS use, but can it crack the enterprise

Are We Ever Going to Run Out of Digital Storage Space?

GizModo VR

We live in a world of refuse—not simply the orange peels, Amazon boxes, and old TVs rotting away in landfills but also the texts, emails, and torrented movies looked at once and left to languish in the cloud.

Understanding analytics and storage performance

Computer Weekly

Analytics workloads place specific demands on storage. We take a look at the workload profiles of analytics use cases and the storage platforms available to support them

Object storage in the cloud: Is backup needed?

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Curtis Preston explain why block storage in the cloud that is not properly backed up can result in lost data, and while object storage in the cloud is more resilient on Network World : The failure to back up data that is stored in a cloud block-storage service can be lost forever if […]. Read W.

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Red Hat Ceph Storage 3 brings file, iSCSI and container storage

Computer Weekly

Latest version of open source OpenStack-targeted software-defined storage adds CephFS, ISCSI and storage that can be deployed in containers to save hardware

PureStorage: The all-flash enterprise storage company

CTOvision

Pure Storage enables the broad deployment of flash in the data center. When compared to traditional disk-centric arrays, Pure Storage all-flash enterprise arrays are significantly faster and more efficient at a price point that is less than performance disk per gigabyte stored. The Pure Storage FlashArray is ideal for high-performance workloads, including server virtualization, desktop virtualization (VDI), database (OLTP, real-time analytics), and cloud computing.

Managing Storage in Kubernetes

Linux Academy

This temporary nature would have us assume that storage would be difficult to manage. Kubernetes allows you to natively create and manage storage decoupled from pods. In order to provide storage to our pods, we have to place the disk in the same region as our cluster. You will see an output similar to this, where the ‘location’ is what we are trying to obtain: Creating Persistent Storage. Delete the Pod to Demonstrate Persistent Storage.

Windows Server 2016 Storage will Blow Your Mind! – Part 2

IT Pros Rock!

The second in a three part series covering the amazing storage features found in Windows Server 2016. In this second video we will focus on the amazing capabilities provided by Storage Replica features in Windows Server 2016. Windows Server 2016 Storage Replica. [ 1:10 ] What is Storage Replica? [ And which one does Storage Replica do? [ 9:26 ] Are there any other uses for Storage Replica outside of Disaster Recovery? [ Want to try out Storage Replica?

Commodity Data Center Storage: Building Your Own

Data Center Knowledge

New storage solutions allow any organization to deploy custom commodity storage architectures. Storage Technology cloudBut how do you go about it? Read More.

Storage in containers: The answer to persistent storage needs?

Computer Weekly

With compute requirements often fragmented, short-lived and bursty, traditional storage architectures can struggle to cope – so is storage in containers the solution

IBM SoftLayer Adds Enterprise Cloud Storage Options

Data Center Knowledge

Block and file storage now available in addition to object storage Read More. Cloud Computing IBM Storage

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FalconStor Launches Software Defined Storage Platform

Data Center Knowledge

Traditional storage company''s storage virtualization platform enables centralized management for disparate storage resources Read More. Storage falconstor

Cisco Extends Storage Switch Lineup

Data Center Knowledge

Cisco says it is trying to make it simpler to scale storage deployments in the data center while also reducing the number of switches that actually need to be deployed. Cisco StorageRead More.

Cold Storage in the Cloud: Comparing AWS, Google, Microsoft

Data Center Knowledge

As cloud storage options continue to evolve, organizations are finding more options for cutting the cost of keeping data Read More. Amazon Cloud Computing Featured Google Microsoft Storage blob cloud cold storage cool blob storage glacier nearline

Future cloud storage demands more than NAND flash can deliver

Venture Beast

Big Data Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Hardware/Computer Drives & StorageAs data volumes explode, datacenters must increase bandwidth across conduits such as Ethernet fabrics and PCI Express (PCIe). NAND SSDs fall short. Read More.

Fujitsu Intros 56-Petabyte Storage System

Data Center Knowledge

Storage system is optimized for hyper-scale data center environments and comes with Ceph, an open source software-defined storage management system Read More. Storage Fujitsu

Windows Server 2016 Storage Will Blow Your Mind! – Part 1

IT Pros Rock!

The first in a three part series covering the amazing storage features found in Windows Server 2016. In this first video we will focus on the amazing capabilities provided by Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) features in Windows Server 2016. Windows Server 2016 Storage Overview. [ 2:23 ] Let’s kick off our discussion about Storage with Storage Spaces Direct in Windows Server 2016. Want to try out Windows Server 2016 Storage Spaces Direct (S2D) in the Cloud?