Data Storage

Computer data storage is accomplished on a variety of physical devices including memory chips, disk and tape drives, flash and other solid state memory and new storage mediums that store and read information. Data storage is an overhead archival cost that must also be managed for risk and compliance across a lifecycle of demand, usability and disposal.


NewsWhile reported gains are not large, the good news is that this is the 13th consecutive quarter that the overall market value has increased for the 405 IT certifications tracked by Foote Partners.
NewsSelipsky has spent the past 11 years as vice president of marketing at AWS, the cloud-computing division of Amazon.com Inc. that provides data storage and computing power to a growing list of companies.
The rapid growth in the amount of data that organizations need to store is putting a strain on many. Mark Lewis, chief executive officer at Formation Data Systems, discusses five “pitfalls” of storage in virtual environments.
NewsBlockchain, the software that powers bitcoin, is a type of distributed database that’s being touted as a way to upend the financial industry.
When it comes to the top paying job markets for database administrators, the most important factors are location, location, location. Job site Indeed has just released its report “Where are the Highest Paying Tech Jobs in the US?” which looks at best salary offers adjusted for the cost of living. Here are the top 15 markets for database administrators.
In-memory databases are designed for big data applications and real-time analytics. Here are 19 in-memory databases that Gartner mentioned in a recent market overview report.
BlogThe pace of innovation in the storage market is fast and increasing. Technology cycles that once played out over three-to-five years now take 18-24 months.
FeatureEvolution in the application space has a significant impact on the way we build and manage infrastructure. Cloud-native applications in particular require shared cloud-native data services.
Big data skills continue to be among the most rewarding investments for technologists, and most expensive to pay for to IT leaders, according to the newly released “IT Skills and Certifications Pay Index” by Foote Partners. Here are the skills and certification trends that will have the most impact.
NewsThe combined company will be able to offer a more diverse set of components to makers of machinery used in data centers.
NewsABI Research predicts that global revenues from the integration, storage, analysis and presentation of Internet of Things (IoT) data will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 29% through 2021.
FeatureArchives that handle both structured and unstructured data need to understand the data in order to make smart decisions based on the information.
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