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We Hope to See You at ISC High Performance 2021

We’re looking forward to ISC High Performance 2021 later this month. We always learn so much by connecting with current customers and prospects, and we’re also very much looking forward to introducing a larger audience to our StrongLink software, a powerful solution that simplifies management of multi-vendor storage environments. If you’d like to learn more about what…

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…

DKRZ has officially announced their partnership with StrongBox Data Solutions

This contract signing partners DKRZ with StrongBox Data Solutions and Cristie Data in the first step towards implementing powerful metadata-driven workflow engines, to deploy as of April. StrongBox Data Solutions (SBDS), along with Prof. Thomas Ludwig the CEO of DKRZ and Volker Wester CEO of Cristie Data celebrate the signing of a 5-year contract 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…

StrongLink Wins 150PB Data Management Project for the German Climate Computing Center (DKRZ)

StrongLink will enable DKRZ to automate 120PB per year of HPC workflows plus the migration of 150PB from its legacy HPSS system to LTFS. StrongBox Data Solutions (SBDS), the leading provider of autonomous large scale data management and archive solutions, announced today it was awarded a five-year contract to implement a new data management system…

StrongLink Adds Native LTFS Support to Cross-Platform Data Management

StrongLink now powers policy-based data management across all storage types, including tape libraries from all major vendors.

Why Big Data “Complexity” or “Storage Replacement” is a False Choice

There is a Simpler Lower Cost Alternative

By Floyd Christofferson

The Atrociously Unfair Data Capacity Tax

And Why It is Time for Capacity-Based Licensing to Go Away
By Floyd Christofferson

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…

Meet StrongBox Data Solutions at STS 2020

Join us at STS 2020 to learn how to face the challenges of managing your ever-growing data from the experts. Brought to you by Quinn D. Mitchell with partners Spectra Logic, Data in Science Technologies (DST), and Versity Software, the second edition of Storage Technologies Showcase will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico from March…

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…

See StrongLink in Action at SuperComputing 2019

Join us at STS 2020 to learn how to face the challenges of managing your ever-growing data from the experts. Brought to you by Quinn D. Mitchell with partners Spectra Logic, Data in Science Technologies (DST), and Versity Software, the second edition of Storage Technologies Showcase will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico from March…

New 2019 Active Archive Report Analyzes Data Growth Trends

The Annual State of the Industry Report Reveals New Strategies for Solving Today’s Data Growth Challenges.

StrongLink honored as GOLD STEVIE® Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards®

StrongLink, the flagship product of StrongBox Data Solutions, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in The 17th Annual American Business Awards®.

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…

Top 3 Data & Storage Predictions for 2019

The global data storage market is expected to be valued at USD 144.76 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 16.76% between 2016 and 2022 and is experiencing staggering exponential growth. Most of this spend will go to Cloud and storage software solutions. As 2019 begins, professionals in the data storage and management space are…

StrongBox Data Solutions Chosen As Red Herring Top 100 Global Winner

StrongBox Data, the leading provider of autonomous data management software, was named the winner of Red Herring’s Top 100 Global award

StrongBox Data Chosen as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

StrongBox Data, the leading provider of intelligent data management software, was named a winner of Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award which recognizes the most exciting and innovative private technology companies.

SBDS Is Recognized as a Top 25 Life Sciences Technology Vendor

StrongBox Data Solutions was recognized by Cloud Applications Magazine as a Top 25 Life Sciences Technology Vendors in 2017. This is an annual listing of companies providing Life Sciences Technology Solutions helping clients build competitive advantage and transform their businesses.

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,…

Storage Newsletter’s Exclusive Interview with Floyd Christofferson, CEO 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…

SBDS Is Recognized as a Top 10 Cloud Storage Solution Provider

StrongBox Data Solutions was recognized by Cloud Technology Insights Magazine as a Top 10 cloud storage solution provider in 2017. This is an annual listing of 10 companies that are at the forefront of providing cloud storage solutions and impacting the marketplace.

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