Redefining archive file storage

Qumulo says that it is redefining archive file storage with the release of the Qumulo Nearline Archive Series. The Nearline Archive Series combines Qumulo® File Fabric (QF2™), the only file storage system designed for cloud-driven businesses, delivered on cloud data center standard hardware. This is the industry’s first scale-out storage solution to deliver nearline performance at archive prices, and the only one that can deliver better and faster performance through continual software innovation.








Western Digital helps shape the Cloud's future

Creating environments for data to thrive, Western Digital has disclosed that Dropbox Inc. has qualified and is the first to deploy the Ultrastar® Hs14 host-managed shingled magnetic recording (SMR) hard disk drive (HDD) at exabyte scale in its custom-built storage infrastructure, Magic Pocket.






'Easy to use' backup appliance for SMEs

Fujitsu has introduced its next-generation turnkey appliance for disk-based backup, the Fujitsu Storage ETERNUS CS800 S7 data protection appliance with integrated deduplication. This powerful new system combines enterprise-class performance with flexible scalability and is competitively priced, making it an ideal choice for customers who need reliable and cost-effective data protection for small- to medium-sized backup environments.









Federal Technology veteran joins Cohesity

Cohesity says that veteran federal technology executive Mark Weber has joined Cohesity as an advisor to its board of directors and federal sales leadership. Weber, who lead public sector sales at NetApp, will help accelerate Cohesity’s growing presence in the federal IT market.




SSI Forum assigns specifications copyright to SNIA

The Server System InfrastructureSM (SSI) Forum has granted to the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) copyright license to the Forum’s specifications. These specifications help to standardize interfaces between components, including boards, chassis, and power supplies, simplifying the development of common server hardware elements.





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