Software-defined storage

Software-defined storage allows customers to build shared storage with storage software that provides SAN and NAS capability, including in some cases with full enterprise features such as replication, snapshots, integration with virtualisation platforms, tiered storage and flash drives. Software-defined storage products allow customers to build shared pools of storage from commodity servers, existing storage array capacity or unused direct-attached storage.

News : Software-defined storage

  • December 21, 2020 21 Dec'20

    Top 10 container storage stories of 2020

    Here are Computer Weekly’s top 10 container storage stories for 2020, when providing persistent Kubernetes storage, backup and disaster recovery became a key challenge for many organisations

  • October 27, 2020 27 Oct'20

    Commvault launches Metallic backup service in Europe

    Backup giant adds backup as a service, with cloud-to-cloud backup and e-discovery functionality that can work across on-site datacentres and the AWS and Azure clouds

  • October 07, 2020 07 Oct'20

    Carhartt shifts old data to the cloud with Komprise

    US-based workwear manufacturer cuts storage costs from $1 to $0.25 per gigabyte as it deploys data management software and shifts old files to Microsoft Azure Blob and Cold storage

  • September 29, 2020 29 Sep'20

    Red Hat rivals VMware and Nutanix with hyper-converged OCS 4.5

    Red Hat’s OpenShift 4.5 extended container orchestration to virtual machines. The arrival of OCS 4.5 moves the solution into the realm of hyper-converged systems

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