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.
Storage management company Paragon Software Group has released a free backup and recovery tool for current releases of Windows Server 2012.
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 University has virtualized its storage infrastructure to support 22 TB of data.
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.
Mobile devices and data-driven decision-making tip the scales in Gartner's midyear re-evaluation of top IT trends.