Storage Architectures Reports

IT Project: Hyper-converged infrastructure
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: The term hyper-convergence means different things to different people. But at its core, hyper-convergence brings together servers and storage network resources that are managed as a single unit using software. In this e-guide, learn more about the benefits of hyper-convergence and how you can derive the greatest value from your investment.
Posted: 07 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Apr 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

NVMe flash storage 101
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: Flash storage is already much faster than spinning disk, but with the advent of NVMe – a new standard based on PCIe – flash could achieve a potential that has so far eluded it.
Posted: 31 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Nordics February 2017
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this first issue of CW Nordics in 2017, we take a look what CIOs in the region are expecting in the year ahead. We asked a select group of CIOs and analysts in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden what IT projects are at the top their priority lists.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 23 Feb 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Object Storage 101
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Standard file and block storage have their places, but there is an increasing move to object storage to meet the governance, risk and compliance needs of organisations, while also providing enhanced information management capabilities, say analysts Clive Longbottom and Marcus Austin.
Posted: 07 Feb 2017 | Published: 07 Feb 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly – 7 February 2017: Computer power pushes the boundaries
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine the ways chip engineers are looking beyond silicon to keep pushing the limits of Moore's Law. We find out about serverless computing and how it could deliver what many firms want from the cloud. And we look at the importance of culture change to digital transformation. Read the issue now.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 07 Feb 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

Focus: PCIe SSD, NVMe and flash
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: PCIe SSD cards fit straight into PCIe slots in servers and array hardware and often brings much higher performance than traditional HDD-format flash drives..
Posted: 01 Feb 2017 | Published: 01 Feb 2017

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Europe: December 2016 - February 2017
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: Security continues to be a huge pan-European challenge for governments and businesses harnessing the latest technologies. In this quarter's CW Europe, we feature two articles focusing on security in Europe and what authorities and IT firms are doing to reduce risks.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Published: 15 Dec 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Honing Your Business Case for All-flash Array Implementation
sponsored by Avnet
EGUIDE: Download this expert guide to delve into the AFA essentials, and learn which apps will best benefit from implementation. Read on to take advantage of AFA deduplication and compression for virtual apps, as well as learn how HDDs compare to SSDs, how to accommodate apps that require more IOPS, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Mar 2017

Avnet

Virtual Server Bottlenecks Among Most Troubling Data Storage Problems
sponsored by Lenovo
EGUIDE: Whether physical servers or VMs, there are any number of places where data can be held up. Download this e-guide to learn how to troubleshoot server bottlenecks created by running multiple VMs, and solve NAS and software-defined storage performance problems.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 14 Mar 2017

Lenovo

Hyper-convergence Extends to New Horizons—and New Uses with All-flash Storage
sponsored by Lenovo
EGUIDE: Download this expert guide to gain a foothold in the hyper-converged market, and discover why all-flash storage is now an integral component in converged infrastructure. Read on to learn how to apply flash-based HCI to high-performance databases, VDI workloads, and more.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 10 Mar 2017

Lenovo

How to Extract the Most Value from the Software-defined Storage Market
sponsored by Veritas and HighVail
EGUIDE: Learn how to plot out effective software-defined storage implementation by delving into the SDS market. Read on to weigh the pros and cons of SDS integration, and take into consideration SDS's role in the overall context of software-defined enterprise architecture and hyper-converged infrastructure.
Posted: 07 Mar 2017 | Published: 02 Mar 2017

Veritas and HighVail

While Object Storage is Getting Popular, NAS is Fading Away
sponsored by Scality
EGUIDE: In this expert-eguide, learn how you can conquer your unstructured data by moving from a scale-out NAS to an object storage system, as well as how easy or difficult these systems are to manage. Then, find out why many have already made this change, and why object storage is beginning to edge into what was traditionally a NAS dominated market.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Scality

Take a Deep Dive into the Software-defined Storage Market
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EBOOK: Download this handbook to discover how to extract the most value from the software-defined storage market—and obtain the best ROI from your virtual storage—with this deep dive into SDS technologies, including hypervisor-based SDS, object SDS, and more.
Posted: 18 Jan 2017 | Published: 18 Jan 2017

SearchStorage.com

LOB Managers Utilize All-Flash to Drive Decision-Making and Boost Oracle App Performance
sponsored by Pure Storage
EGUIDE: Discover how LOB managers are leveraging all-flash storage to drive better decision-making by boosting the performance, reliability, and development of Oracle apps and analytics. Access this expert guide to see the essentials, as well as 5 key reasons why all-flash on Oracle is essential for app owners.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 02 Dec 2016

Pure Storage

Hyper-converged platforms grow to include secondary storage space
sponsored by Rubrik
EGUIDE: Hyper-converged platforms have grown to include secondary storage space; however secondary-storage still faces a plethora of issues. Discover how to best address the problems facing secondary storage and how vendors are promising to make life easier for storage administrators.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Rubrik

Differences Between SSD Caching and Tiering Technologies
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide takes a closer look at SSD caching, how caching and tiering are alike, and some caching and tiering challenges.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

Almost Time for SSD Flash Storage to be Used with Object Storage
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses how SSD could increase object storage performance by as much as 100 times what it delivers today without compromising scalability or durability. Learn how to get more out of your object storage.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

A Buyer's Guide to Object Storage
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: Object storage is rapidly gaining popularity. In this exclusive buyer's guide, explore what makes it an attractive option, the big six supplier's products, what startups have to offer, and more.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

The Truths Behind SDS and the New NAS
sponsored by Elastifile
EGUIDE: Sleek and redesigned, NAS is making a comeback – rivaling object storage's ability to meet enterprise performance requirements. Vendors are also claiming that SDS is increasing efficiency of SAN/NAS but are they full of hot air? Find out more about the sleek, scale-out NAS design and the truth behind these claims.
Posted: 02 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Elastifile

Why You Should Consider Your Options Before Upgrading to Flash Backup
sponsored by Tintri
EGUIDE: This featured e-Guide will help you recognize if your capacity and performance requirements figure into deciding to upgrade to a flash backup solution, as well as offers information about other alternative storage solutions that may be a better option for your enterprise.
Posted: 01 Dec 2016 | Published: 27 Nov 2016

Tintri

Utilizing Data-aware Storage in the Age of Convergence
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Access the latest on converged, data-aware storage architectures, which seek to improve performance optimization through smart deduplication and compression schemes, app-aligned caching and tiering, policy-definable QoS, and data protection schemes. Additionally, discover why flash is crucial to convergence.
Posted: 03 Nov 2016 | Published: 27 Oct 2016

IBM

Storage Networking Technology Steps Up to Overcome Performance Challenges
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Fast flash storage and the growing use of virtual apps carry larger amounts of data than ever before—placing pressure on networks that carry storage traffic. This guide illustrates how to keep storage traffic from becoming the bottleneck in your data center, revealing key improvements to 2016 storage networking technologies.
Posted: 02 Nov 2016 | Published: 26 Oct 2016

IBM

Formulate an Enterprise Storage Capacity Plan that Doesn't Bust Your Budget
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Learn how to formulate a storage capacity plan that won't bust the IT budget; here, you will also find guidance on how to reduce component complexity with the adoption of now-affordable SSDs, all-flash arrays, and storage as a service, so as to accommodate unstructured data growth.
Posted: 26 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

IBM

Software-Defined Storage Is Now Better Than Ever
sponsored by Hedvig Inc
EGUIDE: Offering off-site storage easily accessible from a single point, software-defined storage may be what's needed to wrangle in the data sprawl. In this eGuide, learn about a new software-defined storage system that provides data management across all clouds and 3rd parties.
Posted: 26 Oct 2016 | Published: 24 Oct 2016

Hedvig Inc

Five Corporate Disaster Recovery Plan Essentials
sponsored by Zerto
EGUIDE: Some shops have yet to establish a corporate DR plan they know they can rely on. This exclusive e-guide brings together a group of trusted data protection experts to share their must-haves in any corporate disaster recovery plan and discover benefits and drawbacks of three data replication technologies.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 24 Oct 2016

Zerto