Join our new Webinar: “Say Goodbye to Data Silos”

SBDS Webinar Invite

Data of value inevitably outlasts the storage it lives on today, causing major issues for IT admins and users. The real question is how to bridge silos of different vendor platforms, or different storage types as things evolve, and how to reduce cost & complexity in managing the change? There has to be a better … Read moreJoin our new Webinar: “Say Goodbye to Data Silos”

Metadata as a Rosetta Stone for Managing Both Data and Storage Resources

At Fujifilm’s 11th Annual Global IT Executive Summit, StrongBox Data Solutions CEO Floyd Christofferson spoke about the transformative power that aggregating multiple forms of metadata can bring to managing extreme data growth in multi-vendor storage environments. Unstructured data is growing at unprecedented rates, and is being retained longer, across ever-more storage choices. The problem is … Read moreMetadata as a Rosetta Stone for Managing Both Data and Storage Resources

2020 Industry Predictions from StrongBox Data Solutions

The inexorable growth in unstructured data has been a constant theme of storage industry predictions for years. Whether from IDC projections, analysts like Fred Moore, or simply from the experiences users face in their own enterprises, the exponential growth has a serious impact both on storage technology choices, but also in the strategies needed to … Read more2020 Industry Predictions from StrongBox Data Solutions

See StrongLink in Action at SuperComputing 2019

StrongLink at SC19

SC19 is coming to Denver in November, we are pleased to announce that Strongbox Data Solutions will be there as well to demonstrate StrongLink, our flagship software solution for autonomous data and storage resource management. SC19 is the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, which will be at the Colorado Convention … Read moreSee StrongLink in Action at SuperComputing 2019

4 OLD IDEAS For Lowering Storage Costs, In Today’s Cloud Era

1. In the 1980’s: Competitive pricing worked.  The first method for driving down storage costs was implemented in the 80’s. In the beginning IBM was king, and during their reign they were able to set their prices as they pleased. When plug-compatible manufacturers (PCMs) started entering the storage scene (Hitachi, Fujitsu, Amdahl and others) the suggestion of … Read more4 OLD IDEAS For Lowering Storage Costs, In Today’s Cloud Era