Data Centre

CLOUD-to-CLOUD backup: A chasm-Spanning leap

Comment It's gonna boom as public cloud use for apps grows
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 17:58

Revealed: This year's STUDENT RACK WARS winner

HPC blog Unprecedented and surprising ISC’14 Kluster Kampf results analyzed

Outsourcer Capita snaps up Solid State Solutions for undisclosed wonga

Year of the Gobble for acquisition-happy biggun
Kat Hall, 23 Dec 14:53

Oracle snaps up Facebook data slurper Datalogix

Database giant wants your 'comprehensive consumer profile'
Kat Hall, 23 Dec 12:58

Nimble lives up to name after eating flashy DIMM brekkie

Analysis Getting data quickly to the heart of the compute
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 12:03

HOLD IT! Last minute gifts for one's nerd minions

Sysadmin blog Late? Not according to my corporate NTP server, sonny
Trevor Pott, 23 Dec 10:00

Elasticsearch tells us all about its weighty Big Data tool

Customers include EMC and Cisco, says firm
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 09:27

Big Blue stuffs data into backup at GIGABYTES/sec

Unparalleled results from parallel system in German trials
Chris Mellor, 22 Dec 09:27

Working over Christmas? Government tech suppliers will be

Network Services tender and 700 questions cause Xmas upset, delays
Paul Kunert, 22 Dec 07:00

Microsoft shutters Office 365's free web site service

Feature won't be replaced but price stays the same
Simon Sharwood, 22 Dec 04:56

One third of servers, storage and switches are sold to clouds

$6.5 BEEELLLION of cloud sales per quarter, half to public clouds
Simon Sharwood, 22 Dec 00:26
VMware VSAN

VMware says anyone - not just EMC - can play with its best bits

ScaleIO kernel links are through public API, not an exclusive back door
Simon Sharwood, 21 Dec 21:58
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Windows Server 2003 custom support could cost MILLIONS

Got a few million tucked under the mattress for Microsoft?
Paul Kunert, 19 Dec 15:04

Love the cloud? Be a ‘Cloud Hero’ with Microsoft

Promo Take the challenge, win prizes
David Gordon, 19 Dec 13:00

Opinion

Stained glass angels

BOFH: A miracle on PFY Street

Episode 17 Secret Santa shamescapades...
Rear_view_mirror

2014 AD: A year in storage. STILL not enough nails for the disk coffin lid

Beard Stroke Fat lady's not singing, but she is sitting on it
Chris Mellor, 24 Dec 09:00
Brueghel_Leapfrog

CLOUD-to-CLOUD backup: A chasm-Spanning leap

Comment It's gonna boom as public cloud use for apps grows
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 17:58
Pro Laser III speed gun

Nimble lives up to name after eating flashy DIMM brekkie

Analysis Getting data quickly to the heart of the compute
Chris Mellor, 23 Dec 12:03

News

Fujitsu’s customers come big data samba dancing

Get down on the analytics dance floor
Chris Mellor, 19 Dec 09:28

Rivals feel power of EMC's storage software bite

Market bounces in Q3, but somebody forgot to tell Symantec and IBM
Chris Mellor, 18 Dec 17:49

Europe rubber-stamps IBM Lufthansa outsourcing gig

Nothing to see here, says EU, 'no competition worries'
Kat Hall, 18 Dec 17:14

Toshiba joins the exclusive, three-member 6TB disk drive club

Developing disk drive density mini dramarama
Chris Mellor, 18 Dec 15:22

Crossbar says it's 'one step' from delivering miracle RRAM

Sneak path current snag cracked: Beyond the NAND scaling wall at last?
Chris Mellor, 18 Dec 12:19

Teradata gobbles up data squasher RainStor

Fourth engulfment of 2014 brings Hadoop-y archiving
Gavin Clarke, 18 Dec 11:55

Disk areal density: Not a constant, consistent platter

Comment I guess you learn something new every day
Chris Mellor, 18 Dec 11:01

Tegile to shove flash into DIMMs, it would seem

Flash. Surely there must be something it CAN'T do?
Chris Mellor, 18 Dec 09:33

TALE OF FAIL: Microsoft offers blow-by-blow Azure outage account

Buggy software and bad deployment borked Redmond's cloud
Simon Sharwood, 18 Dec 08:29

Oracle, the King of Cloud? Maybe in Ellison's world

Analysis Claims that cloud will drive Oracle's future growth ring hollow
Neil McAllister, 18 Dec 08:03
Honshu Tsunami Wave Propagation

Keep an eye on those Object Storage critters, y'hear?

Storagebod Another year in bits, bytes, and bods
StorageBod, 17 Dec 11:37

HOW MUCH did WD pay for Skyera? Join the dots, work it out

Comment WD gros fromage: It wasn't $400m
Chris Mellor, 17 Dec 09:04

Pacnet becomes 'potential' prey for Australia's Telstra

Oh great. Dominant telco from five eyes member bidding to buy US-to-Asia cables
Simon Sharwood, 17 Dec 07:28
Tesla Model S family e-car

Telstra scores deal to drive data to Teslas

At last! The information superhighway comes to Australia
Simon Sharwood, 17 Dec 04:13
cloud

Back dat app up: Microsoft opens Azure Backup to Windows PCs

Cloudy data protection no longer just for Windows Server
Neil McAllister, 17 Dec 02:02
Snap, snap, snap ...

Google Cloud gets 'snappy' with Ubuntu Core support

Canonical's Docker-friendly micro-OS arrives on Compute Engine
Hadoop_elephant

IS there anything sexier than hyper-converged systems?

Comment First Map Reduce, then Hive/Impala, but what’s next?
Samsung SSD850 PRO 3D V-NAND storage

FLASH! Aaa-aaah. 3D NAND will save every one of us

Comment 19TB flash cards? Not as far off as you might think
Chris Mellor, 16 Dec 12:19