Cloud security

Why Box hasn't solved the cloud encryption conundrum

Analysis & Insight 16 Feb, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder takes a closer look at Box's recent cloud data encryption push and finds the vendor still has some work to do

Larry Ellison biography: Salary and career history of Oracle's founder

Analysis & Insight 13 Nov, 2014 Rene Millman

The lowdown on Larry Ellison's salary, net worth, education and career history

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Is Dropbox fit for business?

Analysis & Insight 18 Jul, 2014 Simon Brew Caroline Preece

It's brought cloud storage to the masses, but is Dropbox a lifesaver or a threat? Simon Brew has been taking a look...

How to choose the right disk utility

Analysis & Insight 3 Feb, 2014 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy provides some practical guidance as to how to ensure you make the right decision when it comes to disk utilities...

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.


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.

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Making the most of big data

Analysis & Insight 28 Aug, 2013 Mark Samuels

IT leaders need to start working in favour of the information explosion rather than against it, warns Mark Samuels.


Short Take: Coffee with CoRAID

Analysis & Insight 11 Mar, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy looks at how the storage game has changed for companies like Coraid.

Data Security

How do I get my data back?

Analysis & Insight 4 Mar, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy takes a look at what goes on behind the scenes in the world of data recovery...

Dot Hill improve Framestore’s memory

Analysis & Insight 21 Jan, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Storage just got that little bit more interesting, claims Steve Cassidy as he delves into the world of CGI.

Cloud crisis

Can you trust the cloud in a crisis?

Analysis & Insight 19 Dec, 2012 Davey Winder

The cloud is about more than just data storage and 'anytime/anywhere' file access. It's also increasingly being used as an enterprise disaster recovery tool.

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Q&A: Andrew Manington, information process manager, London Heathrow Airport

Analysis & Insight 8 Nov, 2012 Caroline Donnelly

This week's EMC Momentum 2012 user conference saw the storage giant overhaul its enterprise content management system, Documentum.

Storm clouds

Drawing lessons from Sandy's wrath

Analysis & Insight 1 Nov, 2012 Stephen Pritchard

The impact of Hurricane Sandy has been felt across the world, but businesses should learn lessons from nature's power.

Big Data

Coping with the data deluge

Analysis & Insight 20 Oct, 2012 Mark Samuels

Whether you're talking Big Data, small data, fast data or slow data, business and tech leaders must start to change their thinking, according to Mark Samuels.

Missing piece

Filling the big data talent gap

Analysis & Insight 1 Jun, 2012 Caroline Donnelly

Data scientists were lauded at last month's EMC World for the work they do with big data. Caroline Donnelly finds out if this is a talent pool IT departments are investing in.

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Celebrating tape's Diamond Jubilee

Analysis & Insight 31 May, 2012 Stephen Pritchard

Inside The Enterprise: Magnetic tape is 60 this year, but has the cloud put it in retirement already?


Getting ready for EMC World

Analysis & Insight 14 May, 2012 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy is getting very excited about storage, more specifically EMC’s VSPEX architecture.


Montreux Jazz Festival: Storage in a different light

Analysis & Insight 11 May, 2012 Steve Cassidy

Storage still isn't uber sexy, but it doesn't have to be dull either, argues Steve Cassidy as he details his recent experiences with Amplidata, EPFL and the Montreux Jazz Festival.

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Q&A: Carter George executive director of Dell storage

Analysis & Insight 11 Apr, 2012 Khidr Suleman

We speak to Carter George about Dell's plans for the storage market and get his thoughts on the cloud.