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Tag: Object Storage

Lenovo Looks to Unify Data Management

Dec 3, 2020 |

A set of data management building blocks unveiled this week by Lenovo’s Data Center Group seeks to unify data from edge to cloud via new data management software, an all-flash storage array that supports object storage as well as AI-driven storage management and a data fabric geared toward data analytics. Read more…

Did Dremio Just Make Data Warehouses Obsolete?

Oct 27, 2020 |

Imagine that your users can query a cloud object store from their favorite BI tools, and get responses back in less than a second. Would you still pay for a dedicated cloud data warehouse at that point? Read more…

Cloudian Pins Container Hopes on K8s Operator

Sep 1, 2020 |

Object storage systems like Amazon S3 are currently winning the big data storage battle, thanks to low costs and infinite capacities. But getting object stores to work with containerized applications isn’t always straightforward. Read more…

Confluent Goes ‘Infinite’ with Kafka Cloud Storage

Jul 1, 2020 |

Companies that want to store oodles of event data in Kafka but don’t want to pay oodles of dollars may be interested in the new “infinite storage” option unveiled today by Confluent. Read more…

Object Stores Starting to Look Like Databases

Apr 16, 2020 |

Don’t look now, but object stores – those vast repositories of data sitting behind an S3 API – are beginning to resemble databases. They’re obviously still separate categories today, but as the next-generation data architecture takes shape to solve emerging real-time data processing and machine learning challenges, the lines separating things like object stores, databases, and streaming data frameworks will begin to blur. Read more…

Red Hat Ceph 4 Automates Data Management

Mar 10, 2020 |

Data-driven workloads like machine learning and analytics along with the growing demands of distributed application development are driving object storage repositories. Hence, vendors are releasing petabyte-scale options for cloud-native development, including a growing list based on open source efforts. Read more…

Storage in the Exabyte Era

Feb 19, 2020 |

Back in 2010, a petabyte was considered a lot of data for a single company to have. But today, petabyte is child’s play, and the biggest enterprises are managing data stored in the exabyte range. Read more…

Cloudian, Splunk Unchain Compute, Storage

Feb 5, 2020 |

Splunk has decoupled the computing and storage layers of its architecture, providing a way for customers to scale storage independent from computing.

The machine data analytics specialist working with storage partner Cloudian has cleaved the two layers with Splunk’s (NASDAQ: Read more…

Storage and Networking Bytes: PCIe5, OpenShift, and Veeam

Jan 17, 2020 |

Welcome to Storage and Networking Bytes, a new Datanami feature dedicated to covering the latest in storage, networking, and backup technology. In this inaugural column, we’ll take a look at Red Hat’s new software-defined storage, Rambus’ PCIe5 progress, and the $5-billion acquisition of Veeam by a private equity firm. Read more…

VMware Widens Its Kubernetes Embrace

Jan 2, 2020 |

VMware continues to move closer to Kubernetes-based containers for managing virtual machines and other cloud infrastructure, reflecting the growing consensus the cluster orchestrator represents a more agile form of virtualization. Read more…

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