Archives for January 2012

Today Amazon released their Storage Gateway Service which provides on-premise customers with an i-SCSI interface to the Amazon S3. ¬†At initial glance, we went -gulp- there goes the competition, but upon further review, we think that Amazon fell short on going to market with this: At least the customers we’ve talked to (Fortune 500, 1000, […]

Here’s a great article on what one can achieve with a cloud-ready storage appliance. Our friends over at TwinStrata hit the nail on the head: ease of use with intelligent appliance-based cloud storage solution. We’ve been evaluating their CloudArray solution for awhile, leveraging Amazon EC2 storage to offload costly locally-stored backup jobs and file server […]