Cloud Storage

Massive storage arrays have a far lower cost per Gigabyte than small disk drives. Provided your apps can operate with remote storage, the cost of using a cloud provider who can afford such ‘bulk’ infrastructure is likely to be significantly cheaper. Replication and back-up of information is simpler in the cloud improving data security.  



Avere's CloudFusion launches on Amazon Web Services

News 6 Oct, 2015 Clare Hopping

The file storage application leverages the features of Amazon's web services with the flexibility of NAS

Cloud file transfer

Box and IBM team up on new data capture and sharing tools

News 1 Oct, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Key management and legal hold support also coming to the cloud storage platform

Business analytics roadsign

Microsoft announces more intelligent cloud offerings

News 30 Sep, 2015 Clare Hopping

As an extension of Azure, it has announced additonal products in containerisation, security, infrastructure and the IoT

Backblaze offers cut-price cloud storage on consumer hard drives

News 23 Sep, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Consumer hard-drive storage firm targets Amazon and Microsoft with budget cloud platform

Dropbox Team feature makes it 'easier to use at work'

News 21 Sep, 2015 Joe Curtis

But will the improved functionality step on the toes of Dropbox for Business?

Western Digital My Cloud EX4100 review

Reviews 15 Sep, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Build your own personal storage cloud on the cheap

SugarSync for Business review

Reviews 9 Sep, 2015 Kat Orphanides

Cloud storage that almost hits the sweet spot

Personal cloud market set to reach $90 bn by 2020

News 7 Sep, 2015 Rene Millman

Market set to increase by a third over next five years

VMware kills cloud app latency with hybrid approach

News 31 Aug, 2015 Joe Curtis

Virtualisation giant says it has solved public cloud puzzle

Google’s data centre partially wiped after lightning strike

News 20 Aug, 2015 Clare Hopping

The data centre was hit four times and resulted in some people losing the data forever

OneDrive adds new folder sharing and co-authoring features

News 11 Aug, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Microsoft's cloud storage platform now supports syncing across all shared folders

University of Toronto picks Nexenta ahead of storage stalwarts to save $9m

Case Studies 5 Aug, 2015 Joe Curtis

The software-defined storage firm underpins data back-up for 100,000 students and staff

Best cloud storage 2015

Advice 21 Jul, 2015 Rene Millman

Cloud storage services are almost literally ten a penny, but which ones cut the mustard?

Cloud storage gateways: The final frontier for collaboration?

News 15 Jul, 2015 Joe Curtis

Why enterprises want to beam up cloud files via on-premise gateways

Dropbox users may get free storage if they adopt stronger security

News 30 Jun, 2015 Joe Curtis

Cloud storage firm will incentivise customers who 'don't know enough to care' about two-factor authentication

Why Oracle's cloud user base is "just the tip of the iceberg"

News 25 Jun, 2015 Joe Curtis

Oracle targets new IT projects and SMB users with latest cloud portfolio

Box inks deal with IBM to integrate cloud services

News 24 Jun, 2015 Rene Millman

Partnership promises email and social integration, and Watson-powered analytics

SpiderOak Blue SMB review

Reviews 11 Jun, 2015 Kat Orphanides

Customisable cloud storage for enterprises at a great price

Zadara Storage Virtual Private Storage Array review

Reviews 20 May, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Zadara’s VPSAs fill the cloud storage void other service providers leave behind

Redmond to hook up OneDrive for Business with Outlook

News 7 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

Integration to arrive by June, says Microsoft