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EMC offers deduplication, thin provisioning for VWware on Celerra

EMC today announced an upgrade to the management software on its Celerra network-attached storage (NAS) arrays that will allow administrators to apply deduplication, thin provisioning and business continuity tools to data stored in...

IBM offers de-duplication for mainframes

IBM announced today that it's bringing data de-duplication to its mainframes through an upgraded gateway appliance that has the ability to compress up to 25TB of tape application data into 1TB of disk space.IBM said its System...

CommVault ties backup software to the cloud

Storage vendor CommVault is letting customers move data from inside the firewall to cloud services such as Amazon's Simple Storage Service, EMC's Atmos, Microsoft Azure and Nirvanix.

The state of the data center: Part 1

Symantec released its 2010 State of the Data Center study this week. The study conducted by Applied Research found that mid-size enterprises of 2,000 to 9,999 employees are more likely to adopt technologies such as cloud computing,...

The state of the data center: Part 1

Symantec released its 2010 State of the Data Center study this week. The study conducted by Applied Research found that mid-size enterprises of 2,000 to 9,999 employees are more likely to adopt technologies such as cloud computing,...

The year in storage

2009 was a year most don't want to remember. What with the recession and a downturn in storage spending taking up space in the news, there were a few highlights in the 2009 year in storage. They were in order of importance (at least...

The year in storage

2009 was a year most don't want to remember. What with the recession and a downturn in storage spending taking up space in the news, there were a few highlights in the 2009 year in storage. They were in order of importance (at least...

Deduplication everywhere

www.symantec.com – The challenges of information growth are well documented today. In fact, we are at a point where information costs are automatically factored into in all areas of a typical IT budget. Copies of all types of...

Three data storage start-ups buck trend, grab $28 million in venture capital

Three data storage start-ups have landed more than $28 million in first-round funding from venture capitalists, a rare feat in an economy that has punished new vendors looking to obtain financing.

Silver Peak awarded patent for dedupe technology

Silver Peak Systems has been awarded a patent for its de-duplication technology, which plays a key role in the vendor’s WAN optimization products.

Symantec adds deduplication to backup software

Symantec last week updated its NetBackup software platform by adding de-duplication technology.

NetApp quits bidding war in face of EMC opposition

EMC has apparently stared down NetApp and won the bidding war over de-duplication and backup vendor Data Domain. But NetApp will walk away from the failed negotiations with a cool $57 million.

Symantec de-duplication strategy targets data growth, virtual machines

Symantec is expanding its de-duplication capabilities across several backup products slated to be released this year and in 2010.

NetApp to review counteroffer for Data Domain

In light of a new buyout offer for Data Domain Inc. by EMC Corp., NetApp Inc. said today it plans to review "all of its options" in considering a counteroffer for the deduplication vendor. "In response to EMC's revised, unsolicited...

EMC raises bid for Data Domain to $2.1 billion

EMC on Monday increased its offer to acquire storage vendor Data Domain from US$1.8 billion to $2.1 billion in its latest effort to shove aside original bidder NetApp.The all-cash offer is "clearly superior" to NetApp's $1.9 billion...

NetApp's buy of Data Domain moves closer, even as EMC raises offer to $2.1B

NetApp has cleared a regulatory hurdle in its attempt to acquire storage vendor Data Domain, but rival EMC is still pursuing an acquisition of the same company with a new offer of $2.1 billion.

Publisher chooses Quantum for deduplication

For Mark Fishell of book publisher Hay House, de-duplication of data wa everything.

Data Domain board rejects EMC's $1.8B offer, recommends NetApp merger

Data Domain's board is asking stockholders to reject EMC's unsolicited offer to purchase the company, and instead approve a merger with NetApp. EMC and NetApp have been fighting a bidding war over the de-duplication and backup...

EMC/NetApp recap on Data Domain

Unless the EMC-NetApp-Data Domain changes in the past five days, here's what happened in NetApp's efforts to acquire the deduplication vendor.

EMC's Tucci makes his case to Data Domain employees

EMC chief executive Joe Tucci is making his case directly to the employees of Data Domain, the de-duplication and backup company that is subject to a bidding war between rivals EMC and NetApp. A week after bidding $1.8 billion to...

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