Trying to keep up with sprawling data growth?

Trying to keep up with sprawling data growth? IT managers are in a constant battle between the needs of providing reliable data access to users, ensuring the data is protected, but also the drive to reduce costs, especially when Tier 1 storage is filled to the brim and they are faced with the need to…

Building an Exabyte Data Archive to Advance Climate Science Research

Building an Exabyte Data Archive to Advance Climate Science Research Leveraging the power of metadata for global access to all data across all storage types Carsten Schmitt, Storage Administrator, Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum GmbH (DKRZ) The German Climate Computing Center (DKRZ) is a central service center for German climate and earth system research and provides infrastructure for…

StrongLink selected as a finalist in the TechTarget 2020 Storage Products of the Year awards

StrongBox Data Solutions (SBDS), the autonomous data management and archiving market leader, announced this week that its flagship StrongLink data management platform was selected as a finalist in the TechTarget 2020 Storage Products of the Year competition. The competition, which is part of TechTarget’s annual Storage magazine and SearchStorage Products of the Year competition, recognizes…

HSM is Dead, meet the New HSM

StrongLink Autonomous Data Management – The Modern Alternative to HSM Any-to-Any Data Mobility Traditional hierarchical storage management (HSM) solutions got their start in the 1990s and weren’t architected for today’s complex storage environments with multiple storage vendors, different file systems, public cloud, and different locations. Today’s sophisticated workflows and the sheer volume of unstructured data…

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…