Disk Storage Systems market closes on flat year-end performance

Enterprise grade external disk storage systems (EDSS) factory revenues in Western Europe declined by 2.5% to $1.47 billion in the fourth quarter over the same period the previous year, according to IDC's EMEA Quarterly Disk Storage Systems Tracker.

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Western DigitalĀ® invests in Skyera

Skyera Inc. and Western Digital® Corp have announced that Skyera has received strategic funding from Western Digital Capital as part of its recently announced Series B round of financing. Western Digital Capital co-invested in the $51 million round as an extension of the strategic relationship between the two companies that also includes joint technology development. Western Digital had previously funded Skyera as its initial outside investor.

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Survey spotlights health needs

CommVault has announced the results of its 2013 Health IT Survey, which reveals the various measures organisations are taking to improve the management and protection of all forms of electronic medical records (EMRs) and address HITECH, Meaningful Use and HIPAA compliance requirements.

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Infortrend EonStor DS family enhanced by Symantec Technology Enabled Program

Infortrend® says that the EonStor DS S16F-R2852 and EonStor DS S16F-R2850 Fibre Channel host storage systems have passed certification tests for Veritas Storage Foundation 6.0 from Symantec.

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Phoenix accredited to NetApp Service Provider Partner Programme

Phoenix, provider of hosting, Cloud, business continuity and managed IT services, has been accredited to the NetApp Service Provider Partner Programme to provide Cloud and Backup services.

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Sepaton releases S2100-ES3 purpose-built backup appliance (PBBA)

Sepaton has released its S2100-ES3 series 2925 purpose-built backup appliance (PBBA) with version 7.0 software with new processing nodes and enhanced multiprotocol network connectivity options (8-Gb Fibre Channel, 1-Gb Ethernet, and 10-Gb Ethernet). These new features nearly double the S2100-ES3’s data ingest performance to up to 80 TB/hour, two to eight times faster than nearest competitors. New high-performance compression cards deliver both compression and encryption of data at rest in a unified pipeline without slowing performance. The product continues to feature Hitachi Data Systems storage arrays.

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Veeam becomes the Premier Availability solution for supported Nutanix virtualised environments.
Awards iGATE a five-year contract valued at $80 million - with a possible one year extension - to support its mission to provide exceptional customer service and increased operational efficiency.
Fully customisable and scalable SmartSSD computational storage platform moves compute closer to storage for accelerated data processing speed and efficiency.
Pure Storage has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Compuverde, a leading developer of file software solutions for enterprises and cloud providers based in Sweden.
Red Hat has announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0. Engineered with Red Hat-hardened OpenStack Havana code, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5, and the Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Hypervisor built on KVM, Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform offers IT infrastructure teams, cloud application developers, and experienced cloud builders a clear path to the open hybrid cloud without compromising on availability, security, or performance.
Brightsource, a marketing services and technology company, has deployed Nimble Storage flash-optimised hybrid storage arrays to enable its disaster recovery strategy. By leveraging the Nimble CS-series arrays and Nimble InfoSight Brightsource implemented efficient array-based replication across multiple sites, and simplified the management and reporting of its IT environment.
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Hybrid Cloud Data Infrastructure That Enables New Use Cases

Learn how Pure Storage Cloud Block Store and Purity CloudSnap enable a hybrid data infrastructure to help enterprises unlock new hybrid cloud use cases for secondary storage, cloud backup and disaster recovery, and data and application mobility.

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