Storage Article Archive:

On Point: Cloud Takes Center Stage

In this week’s On Point, we let cloud computing take over — with online backup announcements from IDrive, NetFortris and Unitrends.

Microsoft Tries Appliances to Build Clouds

Microsoft is looking to new appliances to expand its footprint in Azure cloud computing and hybrid cloud storage.

Pure Storage Hints at Global Distribution Play

Onlookers suggest a global deal with Avnet might be close

On Point: Reducing Corporate Risk Via Device GPS

In this week’s On Point, we look at cloud infrastructure advances, plus new products that maximize security and a new global partner program.

Google Takes Cloud Storage Prices Lower

Google, in partnership with Panzura, is lowering the cost of cloud-based storage for businesses again, putting more pressure on Microsoft and Amazon.

EMC accused of ‘overhyping’ new flash launch

Rival vendor X-IO airs its grievancies and claims EMC is trying to bamboozle the industry

Box Raises More Money, Cloud Questions

Cloud storage and content management provider Box raised another $150 million in investment funding as it inches toward IPO. The company’s high cash-burn rate raises questions about the viability of future cloud ventures and how much marketing matters.

SimpliVity Unveils Global Channel Program, Aims to Disrupt Data Center Space

Hyperconrged infrastructure specialist looks to challenge the incumbents by launching aggressive partner recruitment drive