Quorum expands its reach across the UK with first Scottish reseller agreement

Quorum has expanded its reach across the UK, signing its first Scottish reseller, UK Business Continuity. Based in Edinburgh, UK Business Continuity has strong ties to SMB customers and will be bringing the full range of Quorum solutions to the Scottish market. Quorum recently enjoyed triple digital growth and this partnership shows how Quorum is continuing to expand its reach across the UK market, offering customers one click Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS).

OSIS turns to VMware

OSIS, a non-profit technology services organization dedicated to providing expert NextGen Healthcare technology assistance exclusively to community health centers in the U.S., has standardized on VMware vSphere® with Operations Management™ and VMware vRealize® Operations Insight™ to achieve a more stable and scalable IT platform in support of current IT operations and overall business growth.

Tintri joins Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance

Tintri has joined the Microsoft Enterprise Cloud Alliance (ECA). This collaboration reinforces Tintri’s commitment to deliver solutions integrated with Microsoft products to help customers streamline and automate access to their cloud-based environments. This comes on the heels of Tintri’s certification for Microsoft Private Cloud Fast Track, and the first Gold level data centre competency among next generation storage companies.

Seamless SQL Server 2005 end-of-life upgrades?

Vision Solutions has introduced its newest migration software offering, Double-Take SQLMove. Vision Solutions designed the product, which uses the company’s Double-Take replication technology, to help customers migrate effortlessly from Microsoft SQL Server 2005 to a supported version. Microsoft will end extended support for SQL Server 2005 on 12th April 2016. After that date, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates to companies running SQL Server 2005.

The worst data disasters from 2015?

Kroll Ontrack has announced its annual list of the top 10 data disasters from 2015. For the last 13 years, Kroll Ontrack has been collecting and publishing a list of the toughest physical and logical data losses from its offices around the globe.

All-Flash storage array uses NVMe over fabrics

Mangstor has introduced its new NX Series all-flash storage arrays, offering revolutionary enterprise performance based on Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) over Fabrics. The new software-defined storage solutions from Mangstor are the first to share all-flash storage at speeds of up to 100Gbps over standard Ethernet and Infiniband networks.

DataCore and Fujitsu collaborate

At Fujitsu Forum 2015, DataCore showcased to forum attendees the second generation Storage Virtualization Appliance (SVA) and a new Hyper-Converged Appliance (HCA), both jointly developed and supported with Fujitsu and available for shipment by end of the year. In addition, DataCore will highlight new opportunities available for Fujitsu customers and partners that result from achieving certification of SANsymphony-V storage virtualization for SAP HANA on Fujitsu ETERNUS storage.