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Storage wars: Cloud vs. the Card for storing mobile content

Cloud storage

Ted Woodbery, VP, Product Strategy & Corporate Marketing at Synchronoss looks at the benefits of cloud storage as an affordable, scalable and secure alternative to hardware-based storage solutions.

Iliad undercuts Microsoft, Google and AWS in cloud storage wars

French telco Iliad has entered the cloud storage market through its subsidiary, undercutting the standing players in the market.

IBM and SanDisk join forces to create software defined flash storage for cloud

Sandisk infiniflash

Flash storage maker SanDisk and IBM are working together on a new software defined, all flash storage system for data centres.

EMC claims it can make data centres All Flash and no downtime

EMC quantum leap

As EMC prepares for its takeover by Dell it claims it has made ‘significant changes’ to its storage portfolio, converting its primary offering to All Flash, modernising array pricings and introducing a new category of flash storage, DSSD D5.

IBM launches object-based storage for the cloud

Cloud storage

New object-based cloud storage could tackle the growing challenge presented by unstructured data, according to IBM.

Cohesity claims data silo fragmentation solution

Data visualisations

Santa Clara based start-up Cohesity claims it will be able to drastically reduce the escalating costs of secondary storage.

Box, Dropbox and Egnyte offer cloud storage options for Office

Microsoft Office cloud storage

Microsoft has announced new co-authoring features for users of Office Mobile and Office Online who store their files with cloud services such as Box, Dropbox and Egnyte.

Western Digital and IBM in distributed storage license agreement


IBM and Western Digital have announced that they are entering into an intellectual property sharing arrangement, in the form of a formal patent cross-license agreement.

Software defined storage and security drive cloud growth, say studies

Cloud security

Data centre builders and cloud service developers are at loggerheads over their priorities, according to two new reports.

Microsoft launches hybrid physical and cloud storage service

Hybrid Cloud

Microsoft has announced new data storage products that it says will simplify management and cut costs in complex hybrid clouds.