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NetApp again named a leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant
NetApp has been recognised as a leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute.
Pure Storage aims to 'make infrastructure invisible' with latest releases
"Pure Storage’s new software innovations further our goal of making infrastructure invisible to developers, using it as simple as calling an API, and delivering it as a service.”
External OEM storage revenue hits $6.9 billion for enterprise market
Revenue generated by the group of ODMs selling directly to hyperscale data centres declined by 7.7% year over year in 2Q21 to $6.4 billion, while capacity shipped grew 13.8% year over year to 88.7 exabytes.
How to ensure business-critical applications are always on
Running disparate systems on a single architecture minimises complexity while modernising IT, writes Pure Storage VP and field CTO Mark Jobbins.
The world generated 64.2 zettabytes of data last year - but where did it all go?
That means that most data was essentially created to be consumed, or cached and overwritten with new data, says IDC.
Pure Storage launches as-a-Service in AWS Marketplace
“Having a hybrid architecture strategy and the right technology partners helps enterprises achieve more than ever in today’s environment."
NetApp software-optimised Cloud Volumes Service for Google Cloud comes to APAC
NetApp and Google Cloud have announced the availability of the containerised, software-based variant of NetApp Cloud Volumes Service in the Asia Pacific.
Nutanix extends storage services to its hybrid cloud platform
New features include cloud tiering for objects storage, hybrid cloud file storage, and simplified disaster recovery, all of which build on the recent launch of Nutanix Clusters.
Enterprise storage market knocked by COVID-19, but may bounce back
The overall APAC storage market revenue is now expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% during 2019-2024, compared to the previous forecast of 14.6% before the COVID-19 outbreak.
Huawei all-flash arrays scoop 'Recommended' rating from DCIG
The DCIG guide has recognised Huawei’s OceanStor Dorado V6 and OceanStor F V5 series, which have both achieved ‘Recommended’ ratings.
Cloudian launches operations in Australia and New Zealand
Cloudian aims to bolster its local team and partner network in the region and has already signed distribution agreements with Exclusive Networks and NEXTGEN.
Nutanix teams up with Veeam to simplify data protection
Nutanix and Veeam Software have teamed up to offer a data protection and management solution, designed to support storage environments.
Server market and ESS revenues slump as COVID-19 spreads - IDC
The enterprise storage systems market as well as server markets will see declines in the first two quarters of 2020, but are expected to recover near the end of the year, according to IDC.
Leader appointed Western Digital distributor for Australia and New Zealand
The appointment will enable Leader and its regional channel resellers to distribute Western Digital’s solutions to meet growing demand for storage solutions and services among SMB and distributed enterprises.
Aussie businesses struggling with data and storage strategies
"Lack of senior buy-in, coupled with budget constraints, will create ongoing challenges when securing, organising and gleaning insights from data effectively."
Kingston Technology releases data center NVMe SSD boot drive
DC1000B is designed in a 2280 form factor that includes onboard power-loss protection and is engineered with 0.5DWPD endurance for extended service life.
2020 Vision: Game-changing storage trends for the year ahead
Companies that want to make the most of data storage should be on top of these developments.
Dell, HPE, NetApp lead global enterprise backup & storage market
Dell, HPE, NetApp, Hitachi and IBM all lead the global market for backup software – a market that is expected to reach US$14.23 billion (AU$20.8 billion) by 2022.
The latest on Commvault's Hedvig acquisition: the future of data storage
“[The acquisition of Hedvig] allows us to break out of the data management conversation and start thinking more strategically with customers.”
Zadara adds NVMe-as-a-service to enterprise storage platform
Zadara upgraded its fully managed enterprise storage-as-a-service (STaaS) platform to include critical enhancements such as NVMe.
Western Digital expands storage system capabilities
Research shows that most data goes unstored or unanalysed, data siloes persist, governance remains inadequate, and a disproportionate amount of time is spent.
Google buys enterprise cloud file storage firm Elastifile
The acquisition will bring Elastifile’s cloud file storage for enterprises into Google Cloud Filestore.
Cloudian and Seagate partner to take on STaaS
The companies’ new solution claims to offer private cloud at up to 70% lower total cost of ownership than Storage-as-a-Service options.
Emergence of large enterprise set to propel data storage market
The movement to hybrid storage, proliferated use of smart phones, laptops, and tablets has increased penetration of storage data management.