Storage


U Virginia Adds 50 GB Cloud Storage for Students, Faculty, Staff

The University of Virginia has adopted a new storage service for use by faculty, staff, and degree-seeking students.

U Michigan Startup Develops RRAM Prototype for Faster, More Efficient Mobile Device Memory

Crossbar, a University of Michigan (U-M) startup, has developed a working prototype of an advanced data storage technology that offers up to 1 TB of storage on a chip that performs 20 times faster, uses 20 times less power, and has 10 times the endurance of today's best-in-class flash memory.

Box Targets Education With Expanded Partner Network

Cloud content management service provider Box inks new partnerships in an effort to broaden its reach to the K-20 education market.

Sony, Panasonic Address Long-Term Storage with Next-Gen Optical Media

Sony and Panasonic have signed a basic agreement to jointly develop a next-generation optical disc for professional use. The companies' goal is to develop an optical disc with a recording capacity of at least 300 GB by the end of 2015.

U of Southern California Implements Private Cloud Collaboration Solution

The University of Southern California has plans to implement a private cloud collaboration solution with a unified data storage appliance.

Indiana Wesleyan University Implements Cloud Storage Solution

Indiana Wesleyan University has replaced its legacy tape-based backup system with a cloud-based storage solution for improved reliability and scalability.

Winthrop University Implements Optimized Storage Solution To Eliminate I/O Bottlenecks

Winthrop University in South Carolina has implemented a scalable optimized storage solution to eliminate application input/output performance bottlenecks.

NC State's Hunt Library Ramps Up Storage and Computing Infrastructure

The James B. Hunt Jr. Library at North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus will implement a scale-out network-attached storage solution for its private cloud, virtual desktop, and virtual server infrastructure.

Keene State Shrinks Backup Times by 95 Percent

Keene State College in New Hampshire has implemented a new disk-based backup system with data deduplication that has reduced backup times for the college's main file server by 95 percent, from 20 hours to 45 minutes.

Maryville U Taps Cloud To Consolidate Data Center Storage

Maryville University in St. Louis County, MO has consolidated its storage from multiple data centers and multiple campuses to a cloud-based service. The move saved the university approximately $125,000 in infrastructure costs and 20 to 30 hours per month in IT staff time.