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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.

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.

Gemalto and NetApp to create secure cloud storage hybrid for AWS customers

Cloud storage

Security vendor Gemalto and NetApp are to jointly create an integrated, encrypted key management system for securing data for Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers.

DataStax Enterprise delivered with Microsoft Azure to run on any cloud


Open source distributed database developer Datastax has worked with partner Microsoft to fine tune the delivery of its new cloud based system over the latter’s Azure service.

Storage tech provider Tintri bags $125m to take on EMC, NetApp

Tintri secured $125m in series F funding this week

Storage specialist Tintri has secured $125m in a funding round the company said would go towards accelerating development of its virtualised storage solution.

Dropbox sets the enterprise in its sights with new hires

Dropbox is boosting its investment in personnel to add enterprise users

Cloud storage provider Dropbox is doubling down on the enterprise, hiring experts in traditional small and medium size IT channel and direct sales and product design to help gain traction with businesses.

Box eyes retail manufacturers, engineering, construction firms with Verold acquisition

Ultimate Software and NetSuite are integrating their HCM and ERP services

Box has acquired Verold, a Toronto-based 3D modelling and WebGL specialist, in a bid to bolster its appeal to retail manufacturers, engineering and construction firms.

Box’s first public quarterly results show promise

Box made its first quarterly results announcement this week

In its first financial results statement since going public (excluding its SEC filings) cloud storage and collaboration incumbent Box announced fourth quarter 2015 revenues of $62.6m, a 38.8 per cent increase year on year.

Google adds backup-focused storage to cloud portfolio

Nearline is a solution that services the middle ground between 'hot' and 'cold' stoarge

Google is adding low-cost backup-centric cloud storage to its portfolio of Google Cloud offerings as it moves to bolster partnerships with NetApp, Veritas among other backup providers.