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

2018 Storage and Data Management Predictions

Cross-Platform Storage Automation Will Be the Key in 2018 At the end of every year the storage industry makes predictions about upcoming trends they expect in the new year, usually citing the exponential growth of unstructured data as a driver for innovative new storage types and/or point solutions that offer enhanced capabilities, cheaper price points, … Read more 2018 Storage and Data Management Predictions

Storage Newsletter’s Exclusive Interview with Floyd Christofferson, SVP Products at SBDS

Click Here for the Original Article StorageNewsletter: You’re now part of a new storage adventure, StrongBox Data Solutions. Could you share with us the genesis of the project? The StrongBox solution, an LTFS NAS active archive, has been deployed globally for over eight years in some of the world’s largest data environments. The core value … Read more Storage Newsletter’s Exclusive Interview with Floyd Christofferson, SVP Products at SBDS