Data Protection

An archive Piql in a Spitsbergen coal mine

The Arctic World Archive has held a depositing event for data ingestion this month, following a prior one in February, thus providing an effective five to six...

Your occasional storage digest with Elastic, MemVerge, an amazing funding round, and more

There’s a strong focus on data querying and analysis in this week’s digest. Data querying has been improved by Elastic enhancing its search products. A US research...

DRaaS youngsters gambol on GigaOm’s Radar screen

Research house GigaOm has published a Radar report on Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service  (DRaaS) suppliers, saying the industry is young but oldster Microsoft is in the lead.

Keep ransomware at bay: Qumulo’s in-house backup, recovery and DR-as-a-Service

Scale-out filesystem supplier Qumulo is offering its own data protection and cloud-based disaster recovery facilities, saying it protects against ransomware and customers no longer need expensive secondary...

Blowout quarter — Cohesity’s biggest day, week, month, and year

Data protector and manager Cohesity just recorded its best ever results with its fourth quarter fiscal 2021 numbers, showing a $300 million run rate, leading us to...

More bang for your enterprise storage buck with parsimonious StorONE and Seagate

StorONE’s software and Seagate’s 84-slot drive chassis make a low-cost, high-capacity storage array with enterprise features which is available as a bundle. The chassis is...

Virtual private clouds arrive with Flow Networking at silo-busting Nutanix as part of mega...

Nutanix customers received a great raft of incremental improvements at the company’s .NEXT event, with virtual private clouds in AOS, better disaster recovery and security. Nutanix’s Cloud...

Druva quickens ransomware recovery with automated clean snapshot discovery

SaaS backup supplier Druva is making recovery from a ransomware attack faster by automatically identifying the latest clean backup before an attack — creating a single golden...

Your occasional storage digest with Rewind, Satori, a Snowflake quadfecta, benchmark bifecta and more

There’s a mini-blizzard of Snowflake news — a quadfecta in fact — plus two startups raising cash, Rewind for SaaS application service backup, and Satori for its...

Nasuni file sync accelerates ransomware recovery

Nasuni has invented Global File Acceleration (GFA) — a way to sync shared files up to 5x faster — and enabled faster ransomware recovery as a by-product,...