USB vs Thunderbolt: Which is better?

Reviews 25 Jul, 2014 Mike Jennings

With faster transfer rates and increased versatility is it time you invested in Thunderbolt?

Dell introduces SC4000 storage SANs for SMBs

News 24 Jun, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Advanced auto-tiering storage coming in August


Violin Memory to make all-flash datacentres a reality for the enterprise

News 24 Jun, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Flash storage player claims new technology will make it easier for enterprises to adopt all-Flash datacentres


Netgear ReadyNAS 716 review

Reviews 20 Jun, 2014 Dave Mitchell

The ReadyNAS 716 is a fiendishly fast NAS appliance and includes dual 10GbE ports

Acquisition and merger sign

SanDisk to acquire Flash player Fusion-IO for $1.1bn

News 18 Jun, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Flash storage player hopes M&A action will lead to faster adoption of the technology in enterprise datacentres


Infortrend EonStor ESDS 3024RTEB review

Reviews 13 Jun, 2014 Dave Mitchell

A hybrid storage array combining high capacity, Fibre Channel and IP SANs at a sensible price


Synology RackStation RS3614xs+ review

Reviews 10 Jun, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Synology introduces a new management app to accompany its high-performance hardware

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Universities embark on £8.1m pursuit of laser-based storage tech

News 29 May, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Glasgow and Belfast universities are on the hunt for new technology that will allow hard drives to hold more data


Spectra Logic nTier Verde review

Reviews 23 May, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Tape guru Spectra Logic moves into backup and archive disk storage with its affordable nTier Verde appliances.

Private and confidential

NHS England slams "artificial" relaunch deadlines

News 6 May, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Healthcare provider says controversial data-sharing programme's rollout will not be rushed

Sony develops cassette capable of storing 185TB of data

News 6 May, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Magnetic tape gets new lease of life with super-sized storage

Storage software market grinds to a halt

Atlantis Computing takes the wraps off ILIO USX

News 12 Feb, 2014 Jane McCallion

Software-defined storage offering up to five times more efficient claims company

E-Ark gets £6 million to save digital data

News 4 Feb, 2014 Rene Millman

Project could help big data become future-proof

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EMC ViPR gets Hadoop big data analytics boost

News 30 Jan, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Tech giant updates storage management portfolio amid job cuts news.

The IT Press Tour: Meet Atlantis Computing, Nimble Storage and Coho Data

Analysis & Insight 5 Dec, 2013 Jane McCallion

Jane McCallion reports from the third day of the San Francisco IT Press Tour.

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Toshiba steps in to buy OCZ assets in bankruptcy sale

News 28 Nov, 2013 Rene Millman

Ailing SSD maker is thrown a lifeline by Japanese vendor.

NetApp steps up its flash storage fight

News 19 Nov, 2013 Monica Heck

Storage vendor uses three-day conference to flesh out its flash ambitions.

Boxing gloves

EMC claims Pure Storage stole trade secrets and staff in lawsuit

News 6 Nov, 2013 Caroline Donnelly

Storage giant ups ante in ongoing legal tussle with arch-rival.


SSDs: Taking the spin out of storage

Analysis & Insight 31 Oct, 2013 Stephen Pritchard

SSDs remain more expensive than spinning disks. But storage makers are developing clever ways to mix and match them, to cut costs.


Western Digital Sentinel DS6100

Reviews 31 Oct, 2013 Dave Mitchell

WD’s Sentinel DS6100 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials offer an interesting network storage proposition to SMBs.