Data Protection/Disaster recovery News
10 Questions Dell World Must Answer For Partners
9:30 AM EST Wed. Dec. 11, 2013
After a nasty battle to take his company private, Michael Dell must face his toughest critics of all -- Dell partners.
HP Aims To Take EMC Down With New Storage Lineup
9:01 AM EST Mon. Dec. 09, 2013
HP says its new StoreOnce 6500 backs up data 4.5 times faster and restores it ten times faster than rival EMC's high end Data Domain 990
Partners: HP ConvergedSystem Sharks Will Tear Up Competitors
9:00 AM EST Mon. Dec. 09, 2013
Partners are expecting big sales gains as a result of HP's new Shark converged systems which hit the IT waters this month.
IBM Outlines The Top 4 Channel Opportunities For 2014
11:08 AM EST Wed. Nov. 27, 2013
The company says its resolution for 2014 is to enable partners to leverage more IBM big data analytics, cloud, social and mobile solutions and help bring them to market.
EMC Reorganizes Hardware, Software Divisions
10:30 AM EST Tue. Nov. 26, 2013
EMC forms two divisions, one combining its VMAX and VNX array families and the other combining its data protection and data availability applications, to streamline development and better share resources.
Falken Tire Partner IMT Builds Data Center From Ground Up
2:00 PM EST Mon. Nov. 25, 2013
Integrated Media Technologies helped Falken Tire, which took advantage of the real estate downturn to acquire a new headquarters building, with the design and deployment of a new data center.
Meet The New Mozy: File Sync, Per-User Cloud Storage
12:00 PM EST Fri. Nov. 22, 2013
New integration between file sync and data protection and an emphasis on allocating cloud storage on a per-user basis strengthens EMC's Mozy in the business IT market.
5 Companies That Had A Rough Week
2:58 PM EST Fri. Nov. 15, 2013
For the week ending Nov. 15, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.
The Wait Is Over: EMC Unleashes XtremIO All-Flash Storage Array
7:00 AM EST Thu. Nov. 14, 2013
EMC expects general shipments of its XtremIO all-flash storage arrays to begin next week, but said the technology has already proven itself in over 100 early customer deployments.
Trustyd Busted: Cloud Backup Appliance Vendor Trustyd Closes Doors
5:39 PM EST Mon. Nov. 11, 2013
The backup appliances of Trustyd, which was formed to acquire appliance developer 3X Systems, continue to operate, but partners and customers will no longer receive support or upgrades.
Typhoon Haiyan Slams Philippines, Channel Braces For IT Impact
5:02 PM EST Mon. Nov. 11, 2013
Typhoon Haiyan has impacted the Philippines semiconductor industry more than any other, say experts.
10 Hot Technology Startups For November
10:00 AM EST Thu. Nov. 07, 2013
This month's crop of young companies includes startups developing advanced analytics software, storage technology for virtualized environments, mobile device service software and sales tax management applications.
Partners See Widening Cisco-VMware Rift
7:25 PM EST Wed. Nov. 06, 2013
Partners say the tension is building in the sales trenches between Cisco and VMware as the software-defined networking (SDN) war heats up.
Overland Storage To Acquire Tandberg Data, Create $100M Data Protection Powerhouse
8:11 PM EST Fri. Nov. 01, 2013
Overland Storage is finalizing plans first broached in May to acquire Tandberg Data, a move that would create a $100-million-plus vendor of entry-level to enterprise SAN, NAS and tape automation solutions.
All-SSD Storage Array Vendor SolidFire Launches Cloud Builders Channel Program
5:20 PM EST Fri. Nov. 01, 2013
SolidFire this week launched its first formal channel program, called Cloud Builders, for solution providers looking to take the company's all-SSD storage arrays into cloud and virtualized environments.
NetApp, Cisco Enhance FlexPod With Networking And Management Capabilities
7:26 PM EST Thu. Oct. 31, 2013
NetApp and Cisco are hoping enhancements to their FlexPod reference architecture will provide service providers and cloud providers easier ways to deploy the solutions for both stand-alone and multi-tenant users.
DataCore SANsymphony-V Storage App Adds Scalability, Performance
8:14 PM EST Wed. Oct. 30, 2013
The new version of the DataCore SANsymphony-V software-defined storage application doubles the number of storage nodes that address a single pool of storage and offloads many key enterprise-class storage functions to the storage devices themselves.
Supply Chain In Crisis: One Disaster Can Have It All Come Tumbling Down
9:00 AM EST Mon. Oct. 28, 2013
With just-in-time manufacturing, even a small kink in the supply chain can disrupt both production lines and entire businesses. But what about a disaster?
Microsoft Adds Backup And Recovery To Windows Azure Public Cloud
8:21 PM EST Tue. Oct. 22, 2013
Microsoft takes the wraps off its cloud backup and recovery services and teases its new Hyper-V service that provides disaster recovery for private clouds.
Dell Targets EMC Isilon With Higher Performance, Scalability NAS
10:20 AM EST Tue. Oct. 22, 2013
Dell unleashes version 3 of its Fluid File System for its Compellent FS8600 controller, aimed at competing with EMC's Isilon.
Arrow, Artisan Team On Cloud-Based Data Protection For NetApp Storage
10:10 AM EST Mon. Oct. 21, 2013
The service, which will be available to solution providers via the ArrowSphere cloud services marketplace, is targeted at hardware-focused solution providers that have yet to develop a strong cloud storage business.
Syncsort Splits Into Separate Big Data, Data Protection Businesses
7:32 PM EST Fri. Oct. 18, 2013
Syncsort, which had essentially been operating as separate big data and data protection businesses for year, made the split official by spinning off its data protection business into a separate company to a group of management and third-party investors.
NetApp Data Ontap Virtual Storage Appliance To Be Available On Verizon Cloud
7:09 PM EST Thu. Oct. 17, 2013
Customers with NetApp in their data centers will get the same storage features and management capabilities in the cloud once virtual storage appliances based on Data Ontap are available on the Verizon Cloud.
SimpliVity OmniCube Targets VDI Implementations
4:21 PM EST Wed. Oct. 16, 2013
The vendor is targeting its OmniCube converged infrastructure at virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) projects with its close ties to VMware vCenter for management and to Nvidia and Teradici for performance.
Unitrends Expands Channel Reach Through Tech Data Partnership
2:45 PM EST Tue. Oct. 15, 2013
Unitrends has continued its push toward the channel with a Tech Data partnership to distribute its entire backup and recovery portfolio.
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