Data Efficiency

By Louis Imershein | Articles about deduplication, compression and thin provisioning for storage manufacturers and data center operations managers.

Cloud backup market worth 4.13 billion USD by 2022 according to market forecasts

- Advertising -<p>Various companies actively provide online trainings to end-users with the help of user manuals, blogs, video instructions, and help …

Oracle

NetApp Releases ONTAP 9.2

<!--break--><br><p>Roughly a year after releasing ONTAP 9.0, NetApp announced today the latest update ONTAP 9.2. This update is part of NetApp’s …

Cisco Systems

Top Big Data Challenges

Big data challenges are numerous: Big data projects have become a normal part of doing business — but that doesn't mean that big data is …

Big Data

XtremIO X2 is juicing the all-flash array into a copy data management platform

With XtremIO X2, Dell EMC, Dell Technologies Inc.’s infrastructure group, aims to alter customers’ expectations of what an all-flash storage array …

Tech Industry

The age of data center convergence gives storage a boost

The question is not <i>if</i>, but <i>when</i> IT pros and decision-makers must rethink their data storage environments and the benefits they can expect from them. …

Hyper Convergence System Market Revenue and Value Chain 2016-2026

Hyper-convergence infrastructure system is a software-centric architecture that firmly combines computing, networking, storage, virtualization …

Virtualization

Data Center Optimization: How to Do More Without More Money

Data centers are pushing the boundaries of the possible, using new paradigms to operate efficiently in an environment that continually demands more …

LED Lighting

Storage Strategies: Agencies Optimize Data Centers by Focusing on Storage

In data centers, like any piece of real estate, every square foot matters.<p>“Any way we can consolidate, save space and save electricity, it’s a plus,” …

A New Class of Storage: Data Reduction meets 3D XPoint

The Intel Optane DC P4800X looks like a typical PCIe NVMe SSD – with one key difference. Instead of using traditional NAND flash, it uses the …

All-Flash, All-Disk or Hybrid?

Survey Report: Flash Insights and Revelations From 1,000 Storage Users Workload Performance and Flash Adoption Sentiment Written in April 2016 by …

Great Performance and 5:1 Space Savings

I get asked about VDO performance all the time and I’ve written several posts about big systems where we’ve seen spectacular performance numbers …

An 'ocean of auto big data' is coming, says Barclays

As cars increasingly become another "thing" in the internet of things, an ocean of data will inundate companies, pose engineering challenges, and …

Big Data

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 …

Saarland University professor receives top research award for improved image compression

According to the statistics portal statista.com , the amount of digital data created worldwide in 2015 was about 8.5 billion terabytes. By 2020, the …

Deduplication and Azure Backup

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Data Protection

How does deduplication in cloud computing work and is it beneficial?

Deduplication in cloud and other storage platforms is a process by which repeated or duplicate data is removed from a data stream to reduce the …

The key to private and efficient data storage

Cloud storage services, like Dropbox and Gmail, may soon be able to better manage your content, giving you more storage capacity while still being …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Authentication

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 …

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 KB4013429!

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 …

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 …

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 …