S3A is Hadoop's new S3 adapter that allows you to connect your Hadoop cluster to any S3 compatible object storage. Here are three advantages to using Apache Hadoop® on Object Storage vs. traditional scale-out storage, and how you can build a better data lake today.
The impact of deduplication on traditional storage efficiency was significant. Now deduplication is expanding to deliver those benefits to cloud...
Western Digital eliminates platters to deliver better value! Even with Western Digital's advancements in the SSD business, we remain committed...
There are new economics for digital preservation, and new opportunities for data. Here's what studios, creative houses, and archives need to know.
Moving from tape to cloud requires comprehensive planning. These five tips will help make your transition a lot easier.
From customers' cloud challenges to the latest in metadata, automation and machine learning - Primary Data shares their insights into hybrid cloud success.
Data center infrastructure is transforming now faster than it ever has before. Yet many IT organizations still rely on antiquated single-purpose technology to protect their most valuable resource. Disaster Recovery in the cloud era may not be what you thought it was.
New hybrid workflows are changing the economics of data for analytics and backup. Join us at AWS re:Invent to see how we, and our ecosystem of partners, enable a hybrid cloud redefined.
Introducing a new architecture that allows SMR-HDD users the ability to balance between capacity and performance.
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How we implemented Host Managed SMR with helium technology to provide industry leading 14TB* hard disk drives!
How is object storage affected by ransomware tactics and what can you do to better protect your business? Here’s what you need to know about data protection, object storage and ransomware.
I have the distinct honor of being the namesake of Walter William Head, my great uncle, who was the president...
A lot of things have to come together to make the impossible possible. Our helium sealed (HelioSeal™) hard drive is the perfect example of what it takes to make a breakthrough.
There’s object storage, and there's better object storage. From dynamic data placement to metadata that scales, here are five ways ActiveScale is better object storage.
Cloud workflows in media & entertainment are no longer a question of if, but rather how. Here are eight essential guidelines for studios and media companies looking to leverage the cloud.
Object storage is a relatively new way to store data, but why should you care? Here are five reasons data is moving to object storage, and why you should not get left behind.
For most enterprises and service providers, a single location is not sufficient to deliver a high availability data protection strategy. Here are key considerations for Geo-Spreading with Object Storage
In the previous weeks, Clay Ryder has provided you with the most important Object Storage terms and acronyms in our...
Today, ransomware is evolving into an global epidemic threat. Welcome our guest blogger Jim Crook, Senior Product Marketing Manager at CTERA, as he shares different preventive measures you can take to best prepare for a ransomware attack.
You've heard of Object Storage, but what does it really mean? Here’s Part II of our Object Storage dictionary, from Namespace to Zeta Architecture.
Many have heard of Object Storage, but few really know what it entails. Here’s your A to Z guide to what’s what in Object Storage
Western Digital satisfies the insatiable appetite for data with He12! Introducing the world’s highest capacity hard disk drive. Storing a massive 12,000,000,000,000 bytes of data, it’s built for a data, data, data world.
Today, Western Digital is showing that its newly combined force, with HGST and SanDisk brand, is one to be reckoned with in the storage technologies and solutions market.