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Intel kills SSD overclocking plans, unleashes its fastest-ever enthusiast drive

Meet the Intel 730 series, Intel's flagship SSD with improved flash and controller speeds.

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Microsoft deal delivers 'free' 100GB of OneDrive storage

Microsoft adds 100 GB of free OneDrive/SkyDrive storage via a Bing Rewards offer, which you and your friends can collaborate on to redeem almost immediately.

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WD says its new Purple hard drives are optimized for 24/7 video surveillance

Western Digital's new drives are designed for systems with up to 32 IP cameras.

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SanDisk announces world's first 128GB microSD card

It has enough room to store 75K photos

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Lacie's massive 25TB RAID array should store all of your videos, and then some

The drive is among the highest capacity available today, naturally.

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The surprise power hog for mobile storage: software

Most of the power consumed by phone and tablet storage is from software, according to a UCSD-Microsoft paper

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Microsoft makes OneDrive transition official, gives away free storage

Microsoft rolls out the OneDrive brand across all its platforms—and essentially raises the minimum SOneDrive account size to 10 gigabytes.

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Fibre Channel will come with 32-Gigabit, 128-Gigabit speeds in 2016

The Fibre Channel Industry Association announced the SAN technology's Gen 6 standard

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Box to enlist CIOs as it targets vertical industries

The first one to come on board is Manjit Singh, former CIO at Chiquita Brands and the Las Vegas Sands Corp.

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HP starts charging for server firmware updates

Hewlett-Packard says its firware updates for servers are valuable intellectual property, and soon the company will charge for access.

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Storage and servers will help boost IT spending, says IDC

There's significant pent-up demand in the U.S. and Europe for infrastructure upgrades, capacity and bandwidth investments, according to IDC

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Facebook uses 10,000 Blu-ray discs to store 'cold' data

Who says optical discs are dead?

Evernote upgrades make sync four times faster

Evernote has completed upgrades to its servers, making synchronization four times faster for users -- with more improvements to come.