Data Efficiency

By Louis Imershein | Articles about deduplication, compression and thin provisioning for storage manufacturers

Is the storage array on the endangered species list?

A high-stakes game is playing out today as Amazon, Google, and Microsoft compete for leadership in cloud services markets that are projected to total …

Endangered Species

Deduplicate Differently with Leading Enterprise Midrange All-flash Arrays

If you assume that leading enterprise midrange all-flash arrays (AFAs) support deduplication, your assumption would be correct. But if you assume …

Permabit: Embrace Efficiency

Louis Imershein, VP of Product, Permabit<p>Organizations struggling to keep up with demand for private cloud storage are suddenly confronting the need …

Cloud Computing

MPSTOR Introduces the OSA-F60(TM) All Flash Storage Array

CORK, IRELAND--(Marketwired - Apr 11, 2017) - MPSTOR, a leading storage products company, today announced the OSA-F60™, a 60 drive, all flash 2U …

Cloud Computing

Borg - Linux Backup Tool featured Deduplicating, Compression and Encryption

Borg Backup (aka: Borg) is a deduplicating backup program that supports compression and authenticated encryption.The main goal of Borg is to provide …

Linux

How to Do More With Less in the Data Center ... No, Really!

By Bharath Vasudevan, Director of Product Management, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software-defined and Cloud Group.<p>“We have to do more with less.” If …

Cloud Computing

Data Deduplication: It’s Not Just About Storage Savings Anymore | Virtual

As data volume grows exponentially, mobile devices proliferate and user device capabilities expand, IT decision-makers face an array of challenges …

4 Ways to Optimize Data Deduplication

Some data deduplication users can <b>reduce storage demands by up to 90 percent</b> by eliminating redundant data in storage.<p>Redundancy is a fact of life …

Windows Server 2016 Data Deduplication users: please install KB3216755!

Hi folks!<p>Based on several customer bug reports, we have issued a critical fix for Data Deduplication in Windows Server 2016 in the most recent …

Microsoft

Cloud Economics drive the IT Infrastructure of Tomorrow

Feature: Page (1) of 1 - 03/22/17<p>By Louis Imershein, VP Product, Permabit Technology and Wayne Salpietro, Director of Marketing, Permabit …

TechnoBind introduces StorTrends 2610i series all-flash array to Indian market

TechnoBind, India’s first specialized distributor for data and associated domains introduces StorTrends 2610i Series All-Flash Array (AFA) to the …

Here is The History of Data Compression (Infographic)

Data compression, or source coding or bit-rate reduction whatever you call, is a process of reducing the physical capacity of data by encoding the …

Infographics

First Blanket Encryption for Private Clouds

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Datrium, the leading provider of Open Convergence for cloud builders, today announced Datrium …

Using Data Reduction at the OS layer in Enterprise Linux Environments

<b>CAMBRIDGE, Mass – March 14, 2017 –</b> Enterprises and cloud service providers that have built their infrastructure around Linux should deploy data …

Breaking up is hard to do: busting the handcuffs of traditional data storage

PremiseThe largest and most successful Web companies in the world have proven a new model for managing and scaling a combined architecture of compute …

Tech Industry

Addressing Bandwidth Challenges in the Hybrid Cloud

Any application infrastructure that relies on a single data center is only as safe as that data center’s physical resources and the competence of its …

Cloud Computing

Permabit VDO 6 Now Available for Storage OEMs and Software Defined Data Centers - Permabit

<i>Permabit delivers on its promise to maximize density and lower TCO for on-premises and cloud-based deployments</i><p><b>CAMBRIDGE, Mass – March 8, 2017</b> …

Cloud Computing

Reduce Cloud's Highly Redundant Data

Storage is the foundation of cloud services. All cloud services – delineated as scalable, elastic, on-demand, and self-service – begin with storage. …

Cloud Computing

Netflix mobile streaming should soon cost you much less data

Netflix has traditionally focussed on television screens, and for good reason. Around two-thirds of all Netflix hours are viewed on traditional TV …

How Flash Storage is Powering the Public Sector’s Data Centers

<i>This blog is an excerpt from GovLoop’s recent industry perspective, Powering the Public Sector’s Next-Generation Data Center with Flash Storage.</i> …

Transparent Data Reduction in the Private Cloud

Tom Cook, Permabit’s CEO, recently discussed how to control private cloud infrastructure and software costs by utilizing data reduction software. …

3PAR Dedupe + Compression Deep Dive

Getting Trim<p>HPE are a bit late on this release, it’s normally January that people want to start losing weight. Well not 3PAR it’s gut busting, data …

Google's Brotli Data Compression Algorithm Can Make The Internet "A Lot Faster"

<i>Short Bytes: Brotli is new open source data compression library developed by Google. Its lossless compress algorithm manages to outperform the</i> …

Data Deduplication - An Introduction To What Deduplication Is

Introduction<p>Long gone are the days when software installers came on 3.25 inch disks and CDs could be considered a corporate backup medium. Storage …

Controlling Infrastructure and Software Costs in the Private Cloud

Organizations choose private cloud deployments over public when they want to combine the increased flexibility of the cloud model with the privacy …

Cisco Systems

Effective use of data reduction in the Public Cloud

Permabit CEO, Tom Cook recently wrote about how data reduction technology can simplify the problems associated with provisioning adequate storage …

Big Data

Data Efficiency in Public Clouds

Public cloud deployments deliver agility, flexibility and elasticity. This is why new workloads are increasingly deployed in public clouds. Worldwide …

What Product Breakthroughs Will Recent Advances in Deep Learning Enable?

<i>What product breakthroughs will recent advances in deep learning enable? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Eric Jang, Research engineer at Google Brain, on Quora:</b><p>Deep Learning refers to a class …

MariaDB embraces big data with general availability of ColumnStore 1.0

MariaDB® Corporation, the company behind the fastest growing open source database, announced the general availability of MariaDB ColumnStore 1.0, a …

Big Data