Storage

Whether it's RAID, SSD or NAS, storage hardware and management affects IT from the data center to your smartphone.

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Security intelligence Report: The smart way to keep the cloud safe - Download

    Many of the same characteristics that make cloud computing attractive can also make it challenging to secure. An integrated IBM suite of intelligence solutions consolidates and analyzes data from across the cloud to provide visibility and control to help better secure cloud environments.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2014

    Secure FTP Server Software for Managed File Transfer & File Sharing - Extremely Affordable & Easy-to-Use

    Serv-U® Managed File Transfer (MFT) Server from SolarWinds® is an easy-to-use FTP server software that delivers security, automation, and centralized control for file transfers in your organization. Deployed within your datacenter, Serv-U MFT Server allows you to securely transfer and share files with your business partners. Serv-U MFT Server supports...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • eBooks // May 2014

    Software Defined Storage for Dummies

    This book examines data storage and management challenges and explains software-defined storage, an innovative solution for high-performance, cost-effective storage using the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS).

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Unified Data Protection for Physical and Virtual Environments

    This white paper will discuss the evolution, benefits and challenges of data protection for virtual environments and how a modern data protection solution can enable both virtualization professionals and storage managers to perform successful backups, but more importantly guaranteed restores.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    How IBM is Enhancing BCM to Help Address Changing Business Realities (Fondly referred to as the IBM story)

    When an organization’s business strategy undergoes significant changes, new risks can arise. Taking a smarter approach to your business continuity program so that it connects business resiliency directly to your business strategy helps address these risks before they can affect your business. IBM did just that with its own business...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Apr 2014

    The Risks Of DIY Disaster Recovery (Forrester)

    Are you considering in-house disaster recovery management? In the last five years, many companies have. But did you know that without the proper resources in place, managing disaster recovery yourself can put a strain on your budget, your staff and your disaster preparedness? Read this IBM-Forrester global study “The Risks...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    A Broadband Company Streamlines its Recovery Processes with IBM Cloud

    Read the case study “A broadband company streamlines its recovery processes with IBM Cloud” to learn how IBM service teams used cloud-based technology to help the company develop an innovative and proven cloud computing solution for its backup and recovery environment. IBM’s turnkey solution helped the company improve protection, recovery,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Apr 2014

    SmartCloud Managed Backup Portal Demo

    As your business expands, your data footprint grows even faster. The information you collect is valuable for better business insights and analytics. But with more data comes more responsibility to protect and secure it. IBM SmartCloud Managed Backup Service can provide you with the scalability to back up increasing amounts...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    IBM Is A Leader Among Traditional Disaster Recovery Service Providers

    In a recent Forrester Wave report, IBM is identified as a “top dog” among traditional disaster recovery service providers, with a strong product offering and global presence. Read this specially commissioned IBM executive brief of the Wave report to find out how IBM’s disaster recovery services can help you meet...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Power Boost Your Big Data Analytics Strategy- Exec Summary

    An executive summary by Solitaire Interglobal Ltd. (SIL) of a research study on the impact of platform selection for Big Data Analytics (BDA). In this far-reaching research based on analysis of over 31,000 BDA environments SIL examined the real-world impact on businesses that deploy big data analytics on a variety...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    What Can You Do Differently to Guard Against Threats from Rapidly Evolving Mobile Malware?

    Mobile security is more than protecting the device. It is protecting applications on the device and preventing data leakage in the enterprise. IBM Security AppScan helps determine vulnerabilities early in the application development cycle to eliminate vulnerabilities malware can exploit.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Smarter Security Intelligence: Leverage Big Data Analytics to Improve Enterprise Security

    Big data has been big news in recent years. While organizations have, to date, been busy exploring and experimenting, they are now beginning to focus on using big data technologies to solve business problems.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Prefabricated Modular Data Centres

    Data centre systems or subsystems that are pre-assembled in a factory are often described with terms like prefabricated, containerised, modular, skid-based, pod-based, mobile, portable, self-contained, all-in-one, and more. There are, however, important distinctions between the various types of factory-built building blocks on the market. This paper proposes standard terminology...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IBM PowerVM Virtualization Technology on IBM POWER7 Systems

    Consolidating data center servers through virtualization is integral to successful IT systems design. Read the white paper and see how IBM PowerVM on POWER7 offers higher ratios of server virtualization than VMware on comparable Intel x86 platforms. This enables superior performance, greater operational savings and improved efficiency.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Security Intelligence is the Smart Way to Keep the Cloud Safe

    Many of the same characteristics that make cloud computing attractive can also make it challenging to secure. An integrated IBM suite of intelligence solutions consolidates and analyzes data from across the cloud to provide visibility and control to help better secure cloud environments.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    The Benefits of an Integrated Approach to Security in the Cloud

    In this paper, Hurwitz & Associates interviewed customers in a variety of industries to assess how they are approaching security for their cloud deployments leveraging IBM’s Security Intelligence Platform and suggests approaches to implementing cloud security.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Dec 2013

    NSS Labs Network Intrusion Prevention System Product Analysis- IBM GX7800

    Learn how IBM performed in the latest NSS Labs testing, exploring the security effectiveness and performance characteristics of the GX7800 intrusion prevention appliance. This analyst paper covers: - How IBM achieved an exploit block rate of 95.7% - Ratings for stability/reliability and evasion - Performance ratings based on "real-world" scenarios

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Product Preview: Big Data Analytics

    Ready for strategic real-time answers to your most critical business questions? Want the ability to make decisions based on predictive data-driven insights and not just intuition? See how Workday Big Data Analytics allows managers and executives to gain insight into information that was previously too difficult or time-consuming to obtain.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Evolution and Value of Purpose-Built Backup Appliances

    Customer strategies for data protection and recovery continue to be dictated by aggressive SLAs, rapid recovery, and ease of integration in existing environments. As a result, firms are embracing more disk-based data protection technologies, including purpose-built backup appliances (PBBAs) to protect and recover data and applications. This IDC White Paper...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Boosting Enterpise Security with Integrated Log Management

    This white paper explains an integrated approach for reducing potential security risks and facilitating compliance, and introduces how IBM® Security QRadar® Log Manager can help organizations stay a step ahead of the latest security threats.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Business Resiliency: The Need for 24/7/365 Operations (Spanish)

    Today's customers and business partners expect 24/7/365 uptime. Server and infrastructure outages can cost thousands of dollars every minute, when you calculate the costs of remediation, the lost revenue and productivity, the reputation damage, and the penalties associated with SLA and regulatory non-compliance. Many companies would consider their tolerance for...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Feb 2015

    NexGen Video: Value-Driven Data Management

    There’s no disputing the massive surge in data under management at most enterprises. The question is, how do you store, access, and manage that data deluge in a way that brings value to the business without breaking the bank? Watch this video to learn how you can tailor a hybrid...

    Provided By NexGen Storage

  • Webcasts // Jan 2015

    NetApp Virtual Insight ASEAN

    Navigate into The New IT Landscape Join us for this LIVE event! Tuesday, 27 January at 10am Singapore Time Insight is about innovation. This virtual event is devoted to the technology-curious storage and data management professional, including system engineers, professional services consultants, channel partners, and...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Meeting the Big Data Challenge: Get Close, Get Connected

    Big Data can be a key tool in gaining a competitive advantage—allowing businesses to better understand and target their customers and transform their processes. This paper outlines the challenges related to Big Data and how to manage and overcome them, so you can derive value faster.

    Provided By Equinix

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    The Security Confidence Gap Infographic

    Find out why confidence in the security of the IT environment drops as workers become more mobile, despite widespread policy enforcement.

    Provided By IronKey

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Harris Interactive Survey Results: Be Data Safe

    37% of IT decision makers in the US and Canada reported unintentional exposure of company data in the past 2 years via theft or loss of removable storage devices. View this survey now to understand why these exposures occurred.

    Provided By IronKey

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    When 'secure enough' isn’t enough

    Meeting compliance regulations is important, but even the strictest compliance requirements still can leave sensitive data vulnerable to malicious parties capable of breaking into encrypted USB storage devices and extracting confidential data from them. This paper from Imation Mobile Security explains when compliance alone may not offer the protection companies...

    Provided By IronKey

  • Videos // Dec 2014

    IronKey Enterprise S250 and D250 Solutions Video

    IronKey delivers secure portable data storage solutions, including hardware-encrypted USB flash drives and external hard drives, for your mission-critical mobile workforce and the invaluable data they carry.

    Provided By IronKey

  • Videos // Dec 2014

    IronKey Enterprise Management Console Video

    Centrally administer access and usage policies across thousands of IronKey Enterprise flash drives and Workspace drives with the cloud-based or on-premise IronKey™ Enterprise Management Service or Server. Securely recover access to user devices, force a device to be in read-only mode, remotely force password changes, and re-commission devices that are...

    Provided By IronKey

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Opal Drive: Modernizing Digital File Transfers for the Decentralized Frontier

    File storage and transfer has repeatedly shown its vulnerabilities in both security and privacy and this problem is amplified when storing one's files and information in the cloud. In an effort to find a final solution to this problem, decentralized cloud storage was created. Highly skilled individuals and organizations are...

    Provided By OpalTeam

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    SLA Provided Collaboration Cloud Using OLAP

    Cloud usage is increasing rapidly for Storage. Still there is a problem of replication of the resources when multi clouds are in consideration. This replication causes the lots of memory spaces to get wasted. Thus to get an efficient usage of the memory space, the authors are in need of...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    15 Minute Guide to Redefine Flash

    The XtremIO storage system is based on a scale-out architecture. Big, small, or anywhere in between, there’s an XtremIO array sized right for you. With a scale-out design that grows accordingly to your needs, additional performance and capacity are added in a building-block approach. XtremIO’s advanced architecture ensures that maximum...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Flash Implications in Enterprise Storage Array Designs

    This whitepaper examines some common practices in enterprise storage array design and their resulting trade-0ffs and limitations. The goal of this paper is to help the reader understand the opportunities XtremIO found to improve enterprise storage systems by thinking with random rather than sequential I/O in mind and to illustrate...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    20 Questions about All Flash Arrays

    This whitepaper asks 20 simple questions about all flash arrays and how they can impact the success of your data centre roll out through purpose built flash specific design, integrated storage management stacks, content aware architecture and sustainable bandwidth performance.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Journey to the Colo-enabled Cloud: the quest for profitability

    The rapid development of IT and increasing investment in cloud services has led to flexible, customised IT strategies and deployments becoming the preferred approach for organisations today. This has led to IT service providers and end-users taking advantage of a vast array of both new and tried-and-tested offerings, and adopting...

    Provided By NextDC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Data Sovereignty and the Cloud

    Cloud Computing is a new way of delivering computing resources, not a new technology. Recent Legal and business developments mean renewed attention is being directed to issues arising from storage of business and personal data in the cloud in Australia, The USA and around the world.

    Provided By NextDC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Deloitte: Smarter Data Centre Outsourcing- Considerations for CFOs

    Is it more cost effective to outsource data centre infrastructure, than to build and manage it internally? To provide an independent perspective on this question, NEXTDC asked Deloitte to explore the business and finance implications associated with managing data centres. This paper outlines the options available to structure an organisations...

    Provided By NextDC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    The Changing Face of Tier 1 Storage in the Modern Data Center

    Great changes are occurring today in IT and in data centers. In the data center of 2014, predictability and order have given way to flexibility and the unexpected. Virtualization and flexible business needs, together with public, private, and hybrid clouds have led to demands on storage infrastructures that are both...

    Provided By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Rapidly Evolving Flash Storage Architecture Delivers Business Value

    The flash-based storage market is rapidly maturing in terms of both organizations’ understanding of flash technology and solid-state storage options as well as the number of offerings and capabilities from vendors. This paper balances a generic explanation of market choice, users’ needs, and a guide for buying considerations with a...

    Provided By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor