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Gridstore, a provider of in scale-out NAS solutions for the SMB market, today announced that DCIG, a leading storage-focused research firm, has recently recognized the Gridstore Scale-out NAS solution as a game-changing storage system for the small to mid-sized business (SMB). It identifies the Gridstore offering as one that uniquely offers an attractive entry-level price point without requiring SMBs to sacrifice availability, performance or scalability. The DCIG analysis, “In Storage Systems Under $5000 There IS a Difference,” written by Jerome Wendt, highlights how SMBs have been living with the limitations in their storage arrays for years. DCIG’s research has shown that storage arrays are commonly limited by having only one storage controller which impacts availability in the event of an outage or disruption. The firm also points out that traditional storage arra... (more)

Vision for the Future: The Evolution of the Data Integration Market

One of the major challenges organizations face today is how to bridge applications together in a way that enables true data mobility - integrating critical information across different business functions such as HR, sales, accounting, and customer support, so that all they key components of the organization can be preserved and shared among different application systems to drive greater business value. A newly released video from Queplix called Vision for the Future: the Evolution of the Data Integration Market, provides an overview of first, second, and third generation data in... (more)

Bare Metal Restore in the Cloud: A How-to-Guide

They all automatically combine disaster recovery with backup, since the backups are stored offsite at the cloud provider’s data center. The better cloud backup options completely automate both backup and restore, removing what historically has been a complex, order-and process-intensive, manual task. The very best-in-class solutions will automatically create rich version histories, and also provide you with a secured, online replica copy of your data, that you can access from anywhere using just an Internet browser. However, these solutions, no matter how robust, cannot circumvent ... (more)

SAP UEM by Knoa Change Management

This product overview of SAP User Experience Management by Knoa details the advantages, performance and functionality of one of the leading products in the user experience management space as presented to ASUG in June 2012. View the video overview here [YouTube]. This specific video covers Change Management and Risk Reduction and is presented in two parts: PART 1 is the presentation that defines best practice in change management and associated risk reduction. PART 2 DEMO is the live demo that shows the various analytics dashboards that power the process from beginning to end. ... (more)

451 Research Names @IndependenceIT Key Vendor | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

451 Research Report Names IndependenceIT Key Vendor in Cloud Workspace Management Sector Boston, MA – January 5, 2015 – IndependenceIT, a leading software provider of simplified IT management solutions for application and DaaS delivery, today announced availability of a new Impact Report by 451 Research, titled IndependenceIT Delivers Improved WaaS Capabilities; Wins nGenx as New Service Provider. The report details how IndependenceIT has optimized management capabilities for superior Workspace-as-a-Service (WaaS) administration, supports fast provisioning across major cloud inf... (more)