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One enterprise tech trend to rule them all

It's turning enterprise IT on its head. It promises vast cost savings, shorter time to market, and continuous technology improvement. And it can't be stopped -- at least not for long


IBM's software-defined storage rides Watson's coattails

The company is announcing storage virtualization that helped Watson win on Jeopardy

Cloud, virtualization take front seats in EMC storage debuts

ECS and ViPR are mostly advances in software, the company says

EMC's software-centered future will be focus of EMC World

Software-defined storage initiatives are likely to be a big part of EMC World this week

EMC's Project Liberty could free storage software from hardware

The company will demonstrate the emerging software-defined storage technology at EMC World next week

Dell launches virtual storage accelerator, aims to boost SAN performance

New Dell virtual appliance called Fluid Cache for SAN aims to speed up storage I/O for data-intensive applications

Big data needs software-defined storage

With demands for agility and capacity, storage systems can't be islands. IBM's Ronald Riffe explains how software-defined storage provides a broad, hardware-independent solution

How VMware wants to reinvent the SAN

Virtual SAN software runs on x86 servers that an enterprise may already have and can be deployed as an overlay approach without the need to invest in new hardware

VMware's Virtual SAN to address software-defined storage

Storage software turns internally attached server storage into a shared, protected storage pool

VMTurbo drives the software-defined data center

Company expands Operations Manager across storage with support for NetApp and FlexPod, across compute fabric with support for Cisco's UCS platform

VMware adds more scale to Virtual SAN beta

The updated beta version allows users to add more drives to their servers

VMware's virtualization quest could help shake up storage, too

The company is pitching several upcoming storage technologies at VMworld alongside its NSX network hypervisor

VMworld 2013: Networking and storage take center stage

VMware kicks off its annual user conference with unveilings of VMware NSX, Virtual SAN, and vSphere 5.5

Celebrating Unix heroes: 15 computing pioneers

A look at 15 early Unix pioneers and their contributions to the computer industry

5 big things to watch for at VMworld

The cloud, virtual networking, storage, OpenStack, and mobile computing are all expected to be hot topics at VMworld this year

5 new vendors to watch at VMworld 2013

Virtualization and cloud newcomers show off application, networking, and storage releases in the Solutions Exchange

Startup PernixData virtualizes server-based flash

Flash cache on one server can be shared across a cluster with the company's software

SwiftStack announces software-defined storage for OpenStack

Object storage system delivers scalability, flexibility, and extensive control over data stored in the cloud

Hitachi brings high-end flash to midrange storage virtualization line

New solid-state module and software are designed to boost performance in Hitachi's HUS VM system

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