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IBM puts software and cloud at the center of storage

The IBM Spectrum Storage strategy embraces multiple vendors and clouds


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Box: You can bring your own keys to encrypt in our cloud

Box's Enterprise Key Management service lets customers encrypt Box-stored files with their own keys -- a bid to bring in a new class of regulated and cloud-hesitant customers

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Box adds enterprise key management to overcome last hurdle to the cloud

Box Enterprise Key Management security model lets users securely stash encryption keys in the cloud

Box fixes flaw in Mac desktop Sync app

Mac users are advised to upgrade to version 4.0.6035 of the file storage and sharing service

Dropbox paves a smoother path from Web to desktop

A new 'Open' button will automatically let users launch files in the native apps on their computers

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Apple previews new Photos app to OS X developers

Apple today released the first preview of Photos, its iPhoto replacement, to registered developers.

No, Canada! You can't keep cloud storage local

New draft regulations ask that service providers keep sensitive data in the country, due to fears of U.S. spying

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First look: The new OneDrive for Mac, iPhone, and iPad

At long last, Microsoft moves to fill its cloud storage Mac gap and make Office 365 more usable to more people

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Dropbox buys Pixelapse to add version control for visual designers

GitHub-like version control startup Pixelapse adds another arrow to Dropbox's competitive quiver.

2015 Open Source Rookies of the Year

The top 10 rookie open source projects

Black Duck presents its Open Source Rookies of the Year -- the 10 most exciting, active new projects germinated by the global open source community

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Hortonworks' Hadoop now launches from Google Cloud Platform

Support for Hadoop includes the HDP distribution and connections to Google's other data-crunching services

Google supercharges cloud storage for databases with Local SSD

The company wants to offer a cheaper, faster alternative to RAM with its new solid state offering

Dropbox for Windows Phone hints at Microsoft's cross-platform future

The two companies are competing and collaborating on PC, tablet, and smartphone integration

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How to prepare for Verizon's 2-day cloud shutdown

Verizon cloud users should get their apps, data, and users ready for the extended downtime

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Box unveils a new partner program to boost customer trust

Box Trust program certifies solutions that are guaranteed to work with the cloud sync-and-store product

No, you can't buy a cloud at Best Buy

Cloud computing is confusing enough, without personal NAS providers muddying the waters

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Dropbox pursues enterprises with new Business API

The cloud storage giant now connects to third-party enterprise service providers, but aims to win more businesses via existing users

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Review: Microsoft's hybrid cloud storage -- overpriced, underwhelming

Microsoft's Azure StorSimple backup and DR solution offers compelling Azure integrations, but the high price and absence of local management hold it back

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Box updates storage app with iOS 8 widget and more

Box shows off its commitment to design with a new version of its iPhone and iPad app and a simplified Web experience

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