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5 Ways to Cut Your Storage Footprint

Trimming your data footprint cuts costs for hardware, software, power and data center space, and it eases the strain on networks and backup windows.

Cloud Engines Pogoplug: Simple Wireless File Sharing With Plenty of USB Ports

Easy setup and smooth software make Internet sharing of USB storage devices a breeze.

Oracle's Larry Ellison Defines Cloud Computing at OpenWorld 2010 Conference

In a measured approach, Oracle's CEO Larry Ellison defines cloud computing.

Dell Matches HP's $27 Offer, Is Accepted by 3PAR

UPDATE: After intense bidding, 3PAR accepts Dell's raised offer to acquire the storage technology firm.

3PAR Win Is Strategic Victory for Dell

Dell has raised its bid for 3PAR by more than 50 percent to trump HP in the strategic battle to acquire the virtualized storage company.

How to Share Printers on a Network

Sharing printers across a network distributes their cost as well as their functionality. Here's a quick network printing guide for small businesses.


This app provides enough functionality to justify installing it if you are already a Dropbox user, but it leaves a lot to be desired for new users.

Bare-metal Desktop Hypervisors: A Primer

The bare-metal hypervisor, also known as a Type 1 hypervisor, is desktop virtualization software that is installed directly onto the PC's hardware.

Build Archiving Systems to Meet Compliance Demands

For a viable archiving strategy, you need to know the regulation landscape -- and the key technologies that will help you comply

Review: QNAP Turbo NAS Serves Storage With the Works

With a multitude of software options and strong support for VMware and Hyper-V, the QNAP NAS appliance can play many roles in a growing small business.