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  • Why we need to improve cloud computing’s security

    Cloud computing has become every-day tool, but its security is questionable. New methods are developed to prevent data breaches. Credit: Mark Warner/Flickr, CC BY-ND Do you often use Facebook? How about Snapchat, Gmail, Dropbox, Slack, Google Drive, Spotify or Minecraft? Perhaps all of them? Bottom line, if you use an online social network, e-mail program, data storage service or a music platform, you are almost certainly using cloud computing. /4988204/Phys_Story_InText_Box Cloud computing is way of giving access to shared resources…

  • Western Digital (WD) My Cloud Home 6TB Review

    Western Digital (WD) My Cloud Home 6TB Review Simon Crisp 6 hours ago Featured Tech Reviews, Lifestyle, Network, Reviews 1. Introduction2. WD My Cloud Home 6TB3. Installing / Software4. ATTO/CrystalDiskMark5. Backup / Restore6. Real Life File Transfers7. Closing Thoughts8. View All Pages The latest addition to WD’s popular My Cloud range of personal cloud storage drives is the My Cloud Home which features a fresh new design and capacities up to 8TB. WD’s original My Cloud range has been around…

  • Backing up is not hard to do

    When some employees at FCM Travel Solutions lost their laptops over the past year, they were able to get their data back within half an hour. “People were really happy with the kind of support they were getting, as there are not many technical people in our industry,” says Surender Arora, head of IT at FCM Travel Solutions in India. “It was like a miracle and was something they had never expected.” By submitting your personal information, you agree that…

  • Rob Salmon Now President and COO, Cohesity

    Rob Salmon President and COO, Cohesity Coming from NetApp where he was EVP of WW field operations This is a Press Release edited by StorageNewsletter.com on 2017.10.20 Cohesity, Inc., in hyperconverged secondary storage, added two new team members with industry experience – former NetApp president Rob Salmon and former VMware president and COO Carl Eschenbach. Rob Salmon will serve as Cohesity’s first president and COO, overseeing sales, marketing, and support divisions. Carl Eschenbach, now a partner with Sequoia Capital, will…

  • Healthcare Object Storage Supports Growing Unstructured Data

    Healthcare Object Storage Supports Growing Unstructured Data Source: Thinkstock   By Elizabeth O’Dowd October 20, 2017 – Entities are looking into object storage as a way to store massive amounts of data on-premises, according to Gartner’s latest Magic Quadrant report. For healthcare specifically, organizations are seeking healthcare object storage to help them sort through the growing amount of unstructured data. “With data growth exceeding 50 percent year over year, infrastructure and operations leaders are looking for extensible on-premises storage products that…

  • News of Note: Week of October 15, 2017

    For your weekend reading pleasure, take a look at our recap of this week’s news in enterprise IT. HPE Dips into its Savings On Wednesday, Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s board of directors approved a $2B stock buyback for next fiscal year and an additional $500k in dividends, dipping into its nearly $7B in cash reserves. The company has been going through an identity crisis of sorts, announcing this week that it’s backing off from commoditized servers to the big cloud computing…

  • Increased Need of Reduced Storage Costs Boosts SDS Market

    Increased Need of Reduced Storage Costs Boosts SDS Market     San Francisco, California, October 18, 2017 – The global market for software-defined storage s anticipated to witness a gargantuan growth over the coming years, reports TMR Research. The market is anticipated to witness a high energy, focused scene by virtue of various organizations entering the scene because of the interrelation of innovations, for instanc, virtualization and distributed computing. Titled, “Software-Defined Storage Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends,…

  • Fast Facts: 87% Growth In Government Cloud Market

    In the fast-paced IT industry, new statistics and data are released daily. Each week, Enterprise Mobility Exchange publishes Fast Facts, taking a look at interesting or noteworthy information impacting businesses. The federal government is woefully behind in its digital transformation journey, as outlined by the American Technology Council which met earlier this year at the White House. According to Senior Adviser Jared Kushner, the federal government currently operates 6,100 data centers across the country, the “vast majority of which can…

  • Consumer Data Storage Devices Market to touch US$ 18,796.5 Million by 2025 – Persistence Market Research

    New York, Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to a recent market report published by Persistence Market Research titled “Consumer Data Storage Devices Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012 – 2016) and Forecast (2017 – 2025),” the Consumer Data Storage Devices market was valued at US$ 14,250.6 Mn in 2016 and is projected to reach US$ 18,796.5 Mn by 2025 end, registering a CAGR of 3.3% from 2017 to 2025. Rising adoption of smartphones is one of the major factors driving market revenue growth…

  • Bitcoin is doing well, despite what Dimon wants you to think

    The bitcoin battle has divided Wall Street recently, with seemingly bright people having differing opinions. Understand that when many bankers talk about bitcoin, they are generally referring to the blockchain technology that is underlying bitcoin transactions. With bitcoin, there is no centralized clearing, settlement or oversight. Nor is there the ability to unmask the movers or holders of bitcoin, a code-based currency. That is all by design, and numerous people have gone to prison for drug-running and related money-laundering using…

  • Dave Wright Named VP of Technical Strategy for NetApp

    Dave Wright VP of Technical Strategy, NetApp Coming back to company By Philippe Nicolas on 2017.10.17 Dave Wright is back at NetApp, Inc., his LinkedIn profile being updated recently with a new job title, VP of technical strategy. Some of you might have seen him on stage during NetApp Insights conference. Many people had doubt about his return when he announced a sabbatical period. He is still one of the pioneers of the all-flash array storage wave with SolidFire. He…

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