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Data center

How big data is changing the game for backup and recovery

It's a well-known fact in the IT world: Change one part of the software stack, and there's a good chance you'll have to change another. For a shining example, look no further than big data.

128gb flashdrive

26% off Patriot 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive With 150MB/Sec Speed - Deal Alert

This flash drive support USB 3.0, transfers data at speeds up to 150MB/Sec, and is housed in a rugged shock and water resistent housing so your data stays safe on the go.

Sberbank

How Russia's oldest bank found itself on the leading edge of in-memory computing

It's not your average company that can trace its origins back to a nineteenth-century Russian tsar, but then, Sberbank is no average financial institution.

Redis NoSQL

Lightning fast NoSQL with Spring Data Redis

Redis isn't your typical NoSQL data store, and that's exactly why it hits the sweet spot for certain use cases. Get started using Spring Data Redis as a remote cache server to store and query volatile data

Digital Key, security, encryption

TeslaCrypt victims can now decrypt their files for free

Victims of the widespread TeslaCrypt ransomware can now decrypt files affected by recent versions of the malicious program.

iphone security

FBI, keep out! How to encrypt everything

Encryption is a vital self-defense tool, so here's how to enable it on all your devices and computers running the major OSes

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Open source Java projects: Apache Phoenix

If you have strong SQL programming skills and would like to be able to use them with a powerful NoSQL database, Phoenix could be the database you've been looking for!

Crucial announces laptop SSD line that sells for 30 cents a gigabyte

Crucial today announced its cheapest consumer SSD, which will retail for $299 for a 960GB model.

Seagate HDD

Seagate ships 8TB drive for video

Seagate has announced the availability of an 8TB hard disk drive designed for recording up to 64 video streams simultaneously while running 24/7.

Western Digital SanDisk

How WD installed a circuit breaker in its SanDisk deal

While Western Digital may say it wants to buy SanDisk, the deal is prefaced on some unusual conditions, including closing a deal with a Chinese tech firm that's buying a 15% share of WD.

Western Digital SanDisk hard drive SD card

Here's why Western Digital is buying SanDisk

Western Digital's purchase of SanDisk, part of a consolidation trend in the storage market, gives it instant access to the 3D NAND flash technology making its way into enterprise data centers.

NAND flash and DRAM PCIe

China to consume nearly 30% of the world's flash, 21% of DRAM

As the home of top PC maker Lenovo and seven of the world’s top 10 smartphone vendors, China is expected to consume more than 21% of the world's DRAM and 29% of its flash memory.

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Chinese SSD maker eyes U.S. market for 8TB drive intro

A Chinese startup hopes to break into the U.S. market with high-capacity SSDs aimed at enterprise applications.

dell emc merger

Dell, EMC deal is a reconciliation of a conflicted 10-year marriage

Dell and EMC spent 10 years selling each other's storage products, a deal that created billions of dollars in revenue for the companies. But when the relationship got too competitive, the partnership ended two years earlier than...

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HP, SanDisk partner to bring storage-class memory to market

Hewlett-Packard and SanDisk announced that they have partnered to develop resistive RAM memory (ReRAM) as a non-volatile memory replacement for DRAM that's 1,000 times faster than NAND flash.

Court of Justice of the European Union

With Safe Harbor gone, the hard work on data transfers starts now

Tuesday's ruling that struck down the most common way to legally transfer data between Europe and the U.S. didn't turn multinational companies into outlaws immediately, but they'd better start working on alternatives now.

Court of Justice of the European Union

No need to panic: European Commission upbeat about Safe Harbor ruling

European Commissioners took time out from discussing the plight of refugees to examine the Court of Justice's rejection of the Safe Harbor data protection agreement and were upbeat about the consequences.

Court of Justice of the European Union

Doom or delight? Court ruling on Safe Harbor brings uncertainty to privacy dealings

The Safe Harbor agreement protected businesses exporting personal data from the EU to the US -- but a court ruling has declared it invalid, opening a legal void.

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