For cloud implementations, consortia can do much of the heavy lifting when it comes to due diligence and contract negotiations--and they can save schools a lot of money.
NetApp has launched the new FAS3200 series midrange storage systems. The company designed them with the education market in mind, to help consolidate operations onto a shared storage platform.
Zetta.net has unveiled its off-site cloud-based server backup and disaster recovery solution for colleges and universities.
SEP Software released a new version of its backup and recovery solution, SEP sesam 4.0.5, at the Educause 2012 conference in Denver.
Stanford University's Julie Sweetkind-Singer discusses the importance and impact of long-term geospatial data storage.
Colleges nationwide attempt to harness larger and larger data sets while leveraging the valuable information that they hold.
Storage vendor Sans Digital is shipping a new 16-hard drive bay direct attached storage array that includes a controller card for managing a redundant array of independent disks (RAID) that offloads RAID calculations from the computer or enclosure to the dedicated RAID engine to speed up performance.
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.
Microsoft has added a new Recycle Bin feature to its cloud-based file hosting service, SkyDrive.
DataCore Software has added heatmaps to show hot spots of disk activity in the newest version of its flagship storage virtualization product.