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Prestigious List Honors the Year's Most Promising Private Technology Ventures from the North American Business RegionPITTSBURGH—MAY 20, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced that it has been selected as a Re...
It is incredibly easy to add a backend to your connected client application using Windows Azure Mobile Services (WAMS). With WAMS you can provide a secure and scalable backend to power your apps not only on Windows but many other platforms such as iOS, Android etc. Storing data and aut...
It’s no secret that prices of cloud storage have been falling precipitously over the past few months, spurring many organizations to reconsider the economics of cloud-integrated storage. Although price drops are always beneficial for IT, often some of the less tangible benefits c...
EPSOM - May 15, 2014 - Tape is not dead. The nearly 60-plus year old storage device is the media of choice for storing a company's dark data, defined by Gartner as information assets organisations collect, process and store during regular business activities, but generally fail to use ...
in Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia PITTSBURGH—MAY 14, 2014 - EY today announced that CEO Ron Bianchini of Avere Systems is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia program. The awards program recognizes ...
Closing time is not just radio noise from our 90s memory lane, but another moment when we can gleefully wrap up the week before heading into the weekend.    This week offered meat and heft for digital business news media. TechCrunch hailed Microsoft as the “comeback kid,” and unearthed...
Closing time is not just radio noise from our 90s memory lane, but another moment when we can gleefully wrap up the week before heading into the weekend.    This week offered meat and heft for digital business news media. TechCrunch hailed Microsoft as the “comeback kid,” and unearthed...
Businesses large and small are realizing the benefits that come with cloud computing.  The scalability that allows you to easily grow (or shrink) your operation, the agility that enables you to make quick changes, the cost-effectiveness that can save you money: the cloud seems like a n...
Recognition Highlights Company Growth With Addition of Marquis Customers and Expansion Across Industries PITTSBURGH - MAY 8, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, announced today it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring...
PITTSBURGH - May 6, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced that it has been included in Gartner Inc.'s report, "Cool Vendors in Storage Technologies, 2014."[1]The report revisits Avere as a past cool vendor in the ...
Targeting Cloud-enabled Data Centers with Big Data Demands Milpitas, CA and Pittsburgh - April 29, 2014 - Amplidata, a leader in object-based software defined storage, and Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud-enabled data centers, today announced a partners...
Enterprise SSHD and Flash SSD Part of an Enterprise Tiered Storage Strategy By Greg Schulz Enterprise SSHD and Flash SSD Part of an Enterprise Tiered Storage Strategy The question to ask yourself is not if flash Solid State Device (SSD) technologies are in your future. Ins...
Take a moment to consider the things we put up with on a daily basis because they have been understood and accepted as the status quo. Perhaps the old adage, “better the devil you know than the devil you don’t,” rings no truer than for traditional on-premise data storage systems. Sure,...
Today’s enterprise users expect seamless, integrated file sharing and sync options no matter where they go and no matter what device they’re using. After all, they reason, if they can create a document on their home PC and then view it remotely on a tablet or smartphone, why can’t they...
Data Storage Innovation Chat with SNIA Wayne Adams and David By Greg Schulz Data Storage Innovation Chat with SNIA Wayne Adams and David In this episode, SNIA Chairman Emeritus Wayne Adams and current Chairman David Dale join me in a conversation from the Data Storage Inno...
Chat with Cash Coleman talking ClearDB, cloud database and Johnny Cash By Greg Schulz Podcast with Cash Coleman talking ClearDB, cloud database and Johnny Cash In this episode from the SNIA DSI 2014 event I am joined by Cashton Coleman (@Cash_Coleman). Introducing Ca...
Semiconductor Firm Slashes Latency to Enable Remote ProductivityPITTSBURGH - April 15, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced that Sigma Designs has deployed Avere's FXT Series Edge Filers to deliver significantly ...
Industry-Leading Storage Providers Partner to Address Need for High Performance, Scalable Storage SolutionsCHICAGO and PITTSBURGH, Apr 8, 2014 - Cleversafe, Inc., the industry leading object-based storage provider, and Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud e...
Last week, Anton Chuvakin from Gartner wrote a blog about what he is calling an Intelligence Management Platform. He includes some thoughts by Facebook on how they are building their own platform.  He alludes to non-public sources and I’m sure ThreatConnect™ is one, so rather than keep...
Public Cloud Storage Results Rival Traditional NAS with Avere FlashCloud PITTSBURGH- April 7, 2014- Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced that it has posted the first ever SPECsfs2008 NFS.v.3 results using a public clou...
April 3, 2014 - Oncore IT, a London-based SMB[1] focused Cloud services provider, today announced that it has completed a merger with 5W Storage Services [5W], a specialist enterprise infrastructure consultancy located in Utrecht, Holland. This will enable the combined company to proac...
Data is dumb but we can't seem to get enough of it these days. An entire industry has evolved to make sense of the massive amounts of data being generated every day. Massive data collection by itself does not guarantee the context required to solve business and IT problems... If we are...
Only 11% see organizational resistance to cloud uptake in Europe compared with 53% in the US PITTSBURGH- April 2 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today released the European findings of its ongoing original study into cloud ...
Lenovo TS140 Server and Storage I/O Review By Greg Schulz Lenovo TS140 Server and Storage I/O Review This is a review that looks at my recent hands on experiences in using a TS140 (Model MT-M 70A4 - 001RUS) pedestal (aka tower) server that the Lenovo folks sent to me to u...
Part II: What I did with Lenovo TS140 in my Server and Storage I/O Review By Greg Schulz Part II: Lenovo TS140 Server and Storage I/O Review This is the second of a two part post series on my recent experiences with a Lenovo TS140 server, you can read part I here. What D...
Nand flash SSD server storage I/O conversations By Greg Schulz Nand flash SSD server storage I/O conversations Now and then somebody asks me if I'm familiar with flash or nand flash Solid State Devices (SSD) technologies and trends. Having been involved with various typ...
Data Protection Diaries: March 31 World Backup Day is Restore Data Test Time By Greg Schulz World Backup Day Generating Awareness About Data Protection This World Backup Day piece is part of my ongoing Data Protection Diaries series of posts (www.dataprotecitondiaries.com...
Matt Vogt of Computex talks VMware vCOPs in his first ever podcast By Greg Schulz Matt Vogt of Computex talks VMware vCOPs on his first ever podcast In this episode from the Computex Rethink your Datacenter for 2017 planning and strategy event I am joined by Matt Vogt...
Volgograd, Russia - 27 March 2014 - ReclaiMe Data Recovery, one of the leading data recovery software vendors, today declared the results of the internal research aimed at determining most commonly recovered filesystems. The research found that NTFS still wins with more than 60% of all...
March 2014 StorageIO Update Newsletter : Cisco Cloud, VMware VSAN and More By Greg Schulz Industry Trends Perspectives: Cisco Cloud and VMware VSAN Welcome to the March 2014 edition of t...
When you think of Red Hat, you have to acknowledge its contribution to the Linux interface but now there is a new kid on the block whom Red Hat wants to befriend.  That is none other than the OpenStack which is seen in their new release of OpenStack-friendly release of the cloud S...
Perhaps you may have read that Brazil recently abandoned their controversial proposal that would have forced global internet companies to store data on Brazilian users inside the country. While many of us can surmise a number of reasons the viability of such a measure might have been u...
Missing MH370 should remind us, do you know where your digital assets are? By Greg Schulz Missing MH370 should remind us, do you know where your digital assets are? I recently did a piece over at InformationSecurityBuzz called Dark Territories, Do You Know Where Your Inf...
Phoenix, AZ, March 19, 2014 --(PR.com)-- DataRecovery.com, a world leader in server data recovery services, announced the development of new cluster-based technology that will allow for dramatic improvements in RAID data recovery turnaround times. In computing, RAID stands for “...
Spring 2014 StorageIO Events and Activities Update By Greg Schulz Spring 2014 StorageIO Events and Activities Update Speaking of Old School, New School, Current and Future School, here are some upcoming events including live in-person as well as virtual or online StorageIO...
iVMcontrol iPhone VMware management, iTool or iToy? By Greg Schulz iVMcontrol iPhone VMware management, iTool or iToy? A few months back I was looking for a simple easy to use yet robust tool for accessing and managing my VMware environment from my iPhone. The reason being...
In today’s “Building a Hybrid Cloud” episode, Keith Mayer and Brian Lewis show us how you can manage your data storage with System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM). Tune in as they discuss some of the major challenges facing IT organizations today regarding storage costs an...
Looking back to one of my predictions for 2014, I had posited that traditional storage solutions labeled cloud will no longer fly this year, and some of the big-iron vendors will be forced to offer their wares as pay-as-you-go services. Perhaps this was stating an obvious eventuality a...
New Edge Filer Delivers 60% More Capacity, 40% More PerformancePITTSBURGH - March 5, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced the release of their FXT 4800 Edge Filer, the newest solution to Avere's FXT Series. Key f...
Your business’s value add is tied into an application that was custom built for you. It encapsulates many of your values and competitive advantages. Due to its sensitive nature, you have resisted taking it to the cloud. But you also understand the cloud benefits and know that moving yo...