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ExaGrid enhances backup software product Tweet This

April 21, 2015

ExaGrid on Tuesday announced ExaGrid version 4.8, which adds both bandwidth throttling and encryption to its backup solutions.

Version 4.8 also now supports an increased backup capacity of 800TB – as many as 25 ExaGrid appliances can be added to the GRID. The largest configuration is 25 EX3200E appliances for 800TB of capacity and an ingest rate of 187.5TB per hour.

ExaGrid has also added bandwidth throttling during replication between ExaGrid sites. Specific days and bandwidth usage limits can be set. The company is also now encrypting data during replication and decrypted when it reaches the target site.

 

 

Dot Hill unveils workload scheduling software Tweet This

April 20, 2015

Dot Hill on Monday introduced RealSure workload processing software, which is embedded in its AssuredSAN arrays and allows consistent and predictable performance for analytics workloads.

RealSure software features quality of service (QoS) enhancements. RealSure processes and schedules queries autonomically. As the number of queries increase, performance scales to ensure consistent quality of service.

 

 

NIMBOXX rolls out VDI appliance Tweet This

April 20, 2015

NIMBOXX, a maker of hyper-converged infrastructure appliances, on Monday announced the NIMBOX VERDE VDI Appliance (VE-100), which acts as a compute node in a VDI solution. The VE-100 hosts the VERDE KVM/QEMU system and is capable of supporting 100 VDI users at $360 per user.

The NIMBOXX VERDE VE-100 can be bought as a standalone appliance or as part of a NIMBOXX HCI+VDI Starter bundle, which includes an AU-110 HCI appliance and the VE-100 VDI appliance.

 

 

 

Quorum rolls out onQ Archive Vault Gateway Tweet This

April 14, 2014

Quorum, a Disaster Recovery as a Service vendor, on Tuesday announced the onQ Archive Vault Gateway, a new component of its Archive Vault solution, that lets customers integrate archive and backup.

The onQ Archive Vault Gateway works with Quorum’s onQ and existing storage hardware. It archives data and can be configured locally or remotely to give customers disaster recovery capabilities.

 

 

 

Quantum, Dot Hill partner for storage systems Tweet This

April 14, 2014

 

Quorum, a Disaster Recovery as a Service vendor, on Tuesday announced the onQ Archive Vault Gateway, a new component of its Archive Vault solution, that lets customers integrate archive and backup.

 

The onQ Archive Vault Gateway works with Quorum’s onQ and existing storage hardware. It archives data and can be configured locally or remotely to give customers disaster recovery capabilities.

 

 

DDN rolls out two storage appliances for large data sets Tweet This

April 13, 2015

DDN on Monday announced new MEDIAScaler and GRIDScaler appliances designed for rich media workflows and high-performance computing.

The DDN MEDIAScaler connects to the network with 1, 10 or 100GbE and supports as many as 10,000+ simultaneous users. It supports file and object storage, as well as archive, cloud and tape data. Further, it supports CIFS or NFS protocols.

The DDN GRIDScaler 3.0 is a hybrid appliance with data encryption and a Hadoop connector for data analytics.

Both appliances are available now.

 

 

 

Zetta.net announces high-speed cloud-based backup Tweet This

April 13, 2015

Zetta.net on Monday announced a new release of its Zetta DataProtect product that can backup as much as 200TB of data in a 12-hour backup window and recover servers in as little as three hours.

DataProtect employs WAN acceleration to speed the transfer of data. According to Zetta.net’s claims, it can transfer data 13x faster than cloud backup appliances.