File systems News
February 02, 2016
Panzura builds a new console that centralizes maintenance for its controllers and Global File System. The Google Maps-based monitoring and reporting tool manages cloud storage.
January 28, 2016
Plexistor claims its 'software-defined memory' platform lets in-memory databases and traditional enterprise workloads run without dedicated compute-storage clusters.
December 23, 2015
Amazon upgraded its file system storage while Microsoft launched its Azure File Storage to remain competitive. Google added a cold storage service to compete with Glacier.
November 24, 2015
Atlanta-based Sutherland Asbill & Brennan chose Actifio for a specific task, but extended its copy data virtualization for all of its data protection needs.
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If you tell File Explorer to show hidden files, that means desktop.ini appears on your desktop. This simple tip explains how to hide such files only in the desktop view. Continue Reading
A new approach to a P2P server infrastructure for Web applications is gaining recognition. Expert George Lawton provides an overview. Continue Reading
If you run Exchange 2007 or 2010 and are moving to Office 365, the public folder batch migration feature will ease the process. Continue Reading
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While it may seem that you should never switch off the deduplication process, there are two instances where that may be the best solution for your organization. Continue Reading
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