Don't-Miss Storage Stories
Megaupload may be dead and gone, but Mega—the file storage and sharing service that rose from Megaupload's ashes—is going strong.
EMC has sued Pure Storage for allegedly colluding with some of the storage giant's former employees to misappropriate and bring to the startup confidential EMC information and trade secrets, including lists and notes on current and potential customers.
Data can be made unavailable even when it's stored offline, EMC says.
Hermetically sealed helium helps hard drives run cooler, sip less power, and fit more storage into the same space.
A company that helps enterprises through e-discovery will give customers new tools to streamline the process and cut costs.
A breakdown of storage types and how to make them work for you.
If you like to Fetch your SkyDrive files from afar, you won't like Windows 8.1's changes. A warning would have been nice, Microsoft.
Backup and recovery is starting to get some of the same capabilities as primary storage systems to handle the rising floods of data with less management overhead.
Silicon Motion announced it is sending samples of a new USB 3.0 controller chip that will boost performance in flash drives by up to 50%.
Facebook continues to push the boundaries of storage and server technology in order to more quickly serve its billion users, and the results are being offered as open-source technology that can also benefit other companies.
Businesses that want their storage organized around virtual machines will get more hardware options and greater scalability later this year from Tintri, a startup that specializes in VM-based storage.
Backupify, a cloud-based backup service offered for SaaS platforms including Salesforce and Google Apps, may expand to many other SaaS platforms through a developer kit designed for quick and easy integration.
Verizon adds to its cloud services with a new option called Verizon Cloud Compute, as well as a new storage-as-a-service, called Verizon Cloud Storage.
Box and two partners are sponsoring a developer competition for apps that improve patient communication and education.
WD has done connected hard drives before, but My Cloud is all about simplicity.