Paving the path to the next generation data center through people, process
and technology, SANpulse Technologies, Inc. today announced the publication
of a free white paper that provides best practices for successfully
transitioning data to new storage platforms. While upgrading and/or expanding
storage can deliver a number of benefits, it can also result in stalled
applications, lost data, business disruptions, and immobilized end users.
Understanding the challenges in advance can ensure a smooth migration process
for better performance, utilization & cost-savings.
The white paper - Moving data successfully: Take 10 for a smooth transition
to new storage
- provides 10 steps - six before, two during, and two after performing a
migration - to ensure success. Following this guide can red... (more)
Actifio, a provider of Data Management Virtualization (DMV), on Monday
announced that it will showcase its industry-leading solution for data
protection, disaster recovery and business continuity at VMware Partner
Exchange 2011. The conference will be held February 8-10 at Disney's Coronado
Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida.
The need for a new approach to data management has been underscored by IDC
research. According to the market intelligence firm, unstructured data is
growing by 60 percent a year, and by 2014 the cloud is expected to account
for 14 percent of all IT spendin... (more)
Queplix Corp., a provider of data virtualization, on Tuesday introduced new
Application Software Blades for Hive, HBase and Cassandra. Queplix is the
first vendor to deliver a NoSQL data integration environment expanding the
opportunity to leverage data from any database technology regardless of its
structure - relational, object-oriented, XML, or NoSQL.
Intelligent Application Software Blades enable the Queplix Virtual Data
Manager platform to securely connect to many different source applications
and data. The new software blades for NoSQL databases can identify and
extract ke... (more)
In this video, Queplix chief marketing officer Michael Zuckerman provides an
overview of data virtualization and discusses how advanced data
virtualization technology enables organizations to solve their data
integration, data management, business intelligence and data warehousing
problems. With an architecture based on a persistent metadata server,
advanced data virtualization seamlessly integrates data across multiple
disparate sources, from legacy applications to the cloud, in a highly
automated and seamless manner - and without the use of SQL.
Queplix is a leader in data int... (more)
Nexsan, an independent provider of disk-based storage systems, has announced
that Mentora, a provider of testing, tuning, and hosting services for
business-critical systems, has chosen high-density Nexsan storage systems to
save valuable rack space in its data centers and provide reliable, flexible,
high-capacity storage in a private cloud environment. In its deployment,
Mentora is using multiple Nexsan storage systems, including a SATABeast® for
disk-based backup and SASBeast® for the company's private virtual platform.
Mentora architects, builds and maintains customer environmen... (more)