Storage


U Illinois Creates Digital Repository With Open Source Software

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) recently implemented a new open source-based digital archive system to manage and preserve its digital assets.

SkyDrive Adds Recycle Bin

Microsoft has added a new Recycle Bin feature to its cloud-based file hosting service, SkyDrive.

DataCore Revs Virtualized Storage Software, Adds Heatmaps, and More

DataCore Software has added heatmaps to show hot spots of disk activity in the newest version of its flagship storage virtualization product.

Paragon Software Offers Free Backup Tool for New Windows

Storage management company Paragon Software Group has released a free backup and recovery tool for current releases of Windows Server 2012.

Caltech Beefs Up Storage for LIGO Project

Caltech deploys new tape libraries and drives to better support the growing data archiving needs of its Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) project.

Spalding Virtualizes SAN to Improve Capacity, Redundancy

Spalding University has virtualized its storage infrastructure to support 22 TB of data.

User Storage Shifting to the Cloud

The arrival of the "post-PC" era is leading users to turn to the cloud for their storage needs. In fact, by 2016, about a third of consumer digital content will be stored on cloud-based services.

Gartner: Mobility, Big Data on the Rise; Cloud Not so Much

Mobile devices and data-driven decision-making tip the scales in Gartner's midyear re-evaluation of top IT trends.

SpiderOak Offers 'Completely Private' Cloud Storage Higher Ed

A cloud storage company has released a version of its product specifically designed for colleges and universities.

UCLA Athletics Deploys New Archive Workflow Solution

After losing irreplaceable footage, UCLA Athletics implements a new archive and retrieval workflow solution to better protect its digital media content.