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Western Digital to Buy Hitachi's Disk Storage Division for $4.3B

Western Digital announced it has entered into an agreement to buy Hitachi's hard drive subsidiary in a cash and stock deal valued at $4.3 billion.

Google Cloud Storage Solution Misses the Mark

Google introduced new cloud data storage, but User Managed Storage for Google Apps customers leaves a lot to be desired.

Best Data Backup Practices: Cloud Replication, Backup, and Sync

Exploring the different cloud backup services that range from data backup, syncing, to replication.

Drobo's Storage Line Fits Small and Home-Based Businesses

Drobo’s new storage products offer interesting, easy-to-use, and inexpensive features for small office, home office (SoHo) users.

Cloud Storage Ahead: Proceed at Your Own Risk

Cloud data storage has advantages, but recent events illustrate that trusting all of your data to the cloud could be foolish.

Hitachi's 3 Terabyte Storage Drives Mean Business

Hitachi has new 3TB drives with the speed and reliability to meet business-critical storage needs.

Box.net Overhauls Content Management App's User Interface

Box.net has redesigned from the ground up the user interface of its cloud-hosted content management application, and expanded collaboration features.

Hints of Light Peak: In Progress, But Not Ready Yet

The next-generation Light Peak storage interface looks promising, but Intel is still developing it.

Computer History Museum to Highlight Storage

Hard disk drives sure have come a long way, baby.

Seagate Ends Private-equity Buyout Talks

Seagate Technology has closed off talks on a potential private-equity buyout while saying the hard-disk-drive market has improved.