Monthly Archives: January 2016

Data Storage Market Trends in 2016

As 2016 progresses, the data storage landscape will continue to shift, change, and evolve. So what storage market trends should you anticipate this year? Let’s take a look. The market for hyper-converged solutions and infrastructure will see significant growth. In hyper-converged infrastructure, the storage controller function runs as a service on each of the nodes…
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Backup up over TB data with RingStor cloud

For enterprise that has an initial set of 1 TB or more data, there are a few issues to do an online backup: 1. bandwidth limits Transferring TB of data over network is not trivial, even though the data might be compressed before transmit. Compression ratio depends on the compression algorithm, but mostly it depends…
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Test drive Amazon Cloud Drive

Amazon Cloud Drive offers an easy way to upload your photos, videos and files to Amazon cloud for about $60/year for unlimited storage. I went ahead to give a try. From my laptop, I start Amazon Cloud Drive desktop console, select folder and start upload, very easy setup and upload. The desktop console shows the…
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