Storage

How DNA Storage Will Transform Data Center Design Beyond Recognition (Data Economy)

We are running out of space. And time. The need to find new ways to enable both storage and analysis of data is becoming critical and as the dependence on data-producing devices in... More

Caringo Honored for its Secondary Storage Platform (MESA)

Caringo announced that Caringo FileFly 2.0 Secondary Storage Platform has received the Silver Award in TechTarget’s Storage magazine and SearchStorage.com 2017 Products of the Ye... More

Moving to the Edge: Evolving IoT Data Storage in 2018 (Forbes)

Imagine you’re living in a quaint but awesome city. At some point, someone writes an amazing “Best Places to Live” article about that city, and suddenly tons more people move... More

Blockchain and Data Storage: The Future is Decentralized (Dataconomy)

2017 was the year when blockchain technology burst into the public consciousness. Even beyond the truly startling rise of cryptocurrencies, we became aware of how a range of market... More

G-Technology Announces New ‘Shuttle’ Storage Solutions (Storage Review)

G-Technology, a Western Digital Corporation company, announced two new products in its G-SPEED Shuttle family. These new 4-bay storage solutions are built for users that need high ... More

HGST: Huge Size of Today’s Data is Creating More Challenges Than Ever (SCN)

The tremendous size of much of the data that media and entertainment (M&E) companies are regularly using these days is making it necessary for many of them to change the economics ... More

Adidas Launches Smart Shopping App, Tailors Suggestions Based on Consumers’ Personal Style (The Drum)

Adidas has launched its own AI shopping app, which has been specially designed to offer a personalised experience for every customer based on their style and behaviour. The move ma... More

The Dynamic Value of Storage? (Data Center Tech Blog)

What do Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and blockchain technologies have in common? First, they all aspire to improve experiences in our day-to-day life, whether through t... More

In 1,000 Years, This Recording of Miles Davis Preserved in DNA Will Still be Perfect (Fast Company)

Three hundred years from now, if someone wants to listen to a classic recording of Miles Davis playing at the 1986 Montreux Jazz Festival, they can reach for a piece of DNA. After ... More

Western Digital Invests in Cloud Storage in M&A Wave (Data Economy)

Western Digital has made one of its strongest bets yet in the cloud market with the acquisition of cloud storage companies Tegile and UpThere. The buys follow from early reports th... More

How an Active Archive Helped Drive Efficiency During the 2017 NFL Draft (SVG)

Michael Arthur, Ian Retzlaff, Wazee Digital: Considering the massive stores of high-value content at stake, it’s important for sports-rights holders to choose the right content-m... More

Sony Wants to Digitize Education Records Using the Blockchain (TechCrunch)

Sony said today that it has finished developing a digital system for storing and managing educational records on the blockchain. The Japanese firm is now looking to commercialize t... More

IBM, Sony Cram Up to 330 Terabytes Into Tiny Tape Cartridge (Ars Technica)

IBM and Sony have developed a new magnetic tape system capable of storing 201 gigabits of data per square inch, for a max theoretical capacity of 330 terabytes in a single palm-siz... More

This New Breakthrough Could Make Data Storage Problems a Thing of The Past (Forbes)

Our lives today revolve around creating and consuming data. From our phones to businesses and banks; we live in a world where data storage is vital. With the ever-increasing demand... More

In 100 Years, Will Today’s Digital Files be Accessible? Planning for ‘Digital Obsolescence’ (St. Louis on the Air)

If you’ve happened to glance through an old family album, it is likely you’ve found photographs still around from over a century ago. Perhaps, too, you’ve found old letters y... More

Major Tech Companies See DNA Storage as the Future (Digital Journal)

Major technology companies, like Google, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft are investigating the use of DNA to store vast quantities of digitized data. Such data storage solutions woul... More

Connected Cities Demand a Great User Experience (Techonomy)

The seemingly endless capabilities of the Internet of Things (IoT) are uniting city planners and technology experts around the world. They want to transform otherwise sprawling met... More

HGST Archive System to Store, Retrieve more than 17,000 Hours of Live Recordings from the Montreux Jazz Festival (SCN)

Western Digital announced that the HGST Active Archive System is enabling the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) to archive more than 17,000 hours’ worth of live ... More

Storage in 2017: Big Improvements are on the Way (ZDNet)

AI will make stored data - and therefore storage- more valuable. When you can take - as we can today - a grainy surveillance video or a blurred face and read a license plate number... More

7 Signs You Should Move to Big Data Storage (Dataconomy)

Relational databases have been in place for decades, but many organizational owners as well as administrators have come across the concept of big data. Big data defies the laws of ... More