Storage

Feature

Where to Park Your Storage

Taking storage away from servers led to performance issues in the network, as data needs to be fetched over four to five hops.  

Indian Media and Entertainment Industry Leads Digitization Amid Challenges

All indicators show that the Indian media and entertainment industry will go the digital way and the use of cloud computing will gain a strong foothold.

Maximising the Benefits of eGovernance with Greater Datacenter Efficiency

India’s datacenter market is expected to grow to USD 3 billion by 2016 and according to study published by Nasscom in 2012, the Indian Government is a major contributor.

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How-To

If We Show You How to Back Up Your PC for Free, Will You Finally do it?

Beyond simple hard drive failure, your PC could fall prey to user error or all sorts of nefarious malware. The only way to ensure that none of your personal files or programs are lost in a catastrophe is to back up everything regularly.

How to Create the 'Infinite Data Centre': Gartner

Small data centre environments with significant computing growth rates will maintain the same footprint for the next 20 years

How to Stretch Your SSD Storage's Life

A look at what wears down SSD drives, what to put on SSD, and what to put on HDD and how you can ensure a longer lasting SSD.

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Interview

ViPR is Our Answer to Software-defined Storage: Amitabh Srivastava, EMC

Amitabh Srivastava, president for EMC’s Advanced Software Division is the man behind the storage giant’s much-talked about software-defined storage (SDS) initiatives. He talks in detail about EMC’s ViPR and why SDS has been wrongly-defined so far.

My Job is to Hallucinate: Unisys CTO

Jim Thompson, CTO, Unisys, talks to Computerworld India about the company’s Forward! solution, the state of the Unix mission critical market and how India figures in Unisys’s future plans.

NetApp CMO Julie Parrish on Why the 'CIO-CMO' Gap is Widening

Julie Parrish, senior vice president and CMO, NetApp, talks about how marketing has transformed over the years and why the CIO-CMO gap seems to be widening.

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Video

Video Interview with Sandeep Dutta, storage head for IBM India

Sandeep Dutta, Business Unit Executive, Storage Division, IBM India talks about software-defined storage, flash storage, cloud computing and big data.

Oracle OpenWorld 2012: Ellison Takes on Competitors

At the event, CEO Ellison debates on why oracle products are better than other competitors such as Salesforce, Amazon, IBM and SAP.

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News

Cloud is the "Real Disruptor" in IT: NetApp

With all the disruption taking place in IT, NetApp remains fixated on the Cloud.

Intel Plans 3D NAND Flash Next Year for 'As Much Storage As You Want'

The company says it can pack double the number of bits in a die compared with its competitors.

Google Offers 1TB of Drive for Chromebooks, Continuing its Storage War with Microsoft

The two tech titans are staging a quiet, intense battle for the low end of the computer market, trying to lock users into their ecosystems.

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Opinion

Best Practices for Cloud Storage Migration

The advantages and benefits of cloud data storage are quite obvious, and it is not hard to see why such services have immensely grown in popularity. Companies of all sizes can reap the benefits of cloud storage for a number of reasons.

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Slide-Show

7 Noteworthy Technology Projects on Kickstarter

Here are 7 technology projects that have managed to reach their funding goals on Kickstarter and could come in handy at your enterprise.

The Human Face of Big Data

"The Human Face of Big Data" is a book that aims to give readers, through photography and short articles, a glimpse of how powerful new data processing capabilities are changing people's lives.

Technologies That Will Mold the Future of IT

Which of today's newest shipping technologies will cast the longest shadow over business computing? Here are our best guesses.

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