Category Archives: News

  • ExaGrid Releases Software 4.9 with Expanded Deduplication & Oracle RMAN Support

    Posted on August 11, 2015 by in News

    ExaGrid just announced it has updated its software for its line of backup storage appliances to the latest version, 4.9.  The update offers two key features: supporting data deduplication globally across all NAS shares and all appliances in a single scale-out GRID and enhancing support for Oracle RMAN Channels. This new support enables users the […]

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  • Hybrid Arrays Fight Back Against All-Flash

    Posted on July 31, 2015 by in News

    NexGen Storage, a startup with an interesting history, is focusing on hybrid storage aimed squarely at the 500,000 enterprises in the world that employ VMware’s vSphere server virtualization stack.  For these companies, a balance of capacity and performance is necessary and it has to be at the right cost.  NexGen believes that a quality of […]

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  • Barracuda Begins Roll Out of SaaS Cloud-to-Cloud Backup Starting with Support for Microsoft Office 365 Environments

    Posted on July 16, 2015 by in News

    Barracuda is expanding on its existing flexible options for businesses to manage their data protection and disaster recovery needs.  Cloud-to-Cloud Backup, Barracuda’s new SaaS backup option, provides customers with the ability to replicate data from supported cloud environments into Barracuda’s Cloud Storage.  The Backup now provides customers with additional options for long-term retention and physical-to-virtual […]

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  • Ten Things You Need to Know About VSAN

    Posted on July 3, 2015 by in News

    VMware’s Virtual SAN fundamentally changes the way vSphere administrators do storage. Below are ten reasons why: VSAN eliminates the need for an external storage array VSAN is designed for vSphere administrators VSAN uses policies to define storage attributes VSAN is designed to be the best storage for your VMs VSAN can be amazingly fast VSAN […]

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  • The Cost Saving Measures of a VoIP System

    Posted on June 30, 2015 by in News

    VoIP is a six billion dollar industry and is still growing.  VoIP services bring many business benefits to the table, not the least of which is the cost savings associated with the system.  For example, transitioning from a traditional PBX (private exchange network) to a VoIP-based phone system cuts down many costs from hardware and […]

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  • CIOReview Names NexGen Storage a ‘Most Promising’ Citrix Solution Provider

    Posted on June 17, 2015 by in News

    NexGen Storage  has been named a top 20 Most Promising Citrix Solution Providers by CIOReview. The selection recognizes NexGen’s N5 hybrid flash array offering, which provides affordable, predictable performance and ample capacity to virtualize the most challenging workloads. NexGen N5 arrays are frequently deployed in Citrix virtualized environments with multiple, mixed application workloads. Read more […]

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  • Cisco Advances Intercloud Initiative with New Application Partners and Hybrid Cloud Innovation

    Posted on June 3, 2015 by in News

    Cisco is partnering with 35 independent software vendors (ISVs) to accelerate the creation of innovative cloud services for the Intercloud- the globally connected network of clouds Cisco is building with its Partners. The first hand picked ISVs will offer cloud services to help customers capture the multitude of opportunities created by the internet of everything. […]

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  • Ruckus Wireless Announces “The Future is Now” Trade-Up Offer for Enterprises to Future Proof their WiFi Technology

    Posted on May 28, 2015 by in News

    Ruckus Wireless announced their new “Future is Now” trade-up program for existing Ruckus Smart WiFi Customers, and for customers of other WiFi vendors.  The new Ruckus incentive program offers a cash back rebate to enterprises for replacing each existing WiFi AP of any brand with either a new ZoneFlexR710 Wave 2 indoor and/or ZoneFlex R500 […]

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  • Tech Deep Dive on VMware vSphere 6 with Best Practice Storage Considerations for VMware Virtual Volumes (VVOL)

    Posted on May 22, 2015 by in News

    NexGen storage delivers VMware VSphere Virtual Volumes capable N5 Hybrid Flash Arrays.  VMware vSphere® Virtual Volumes is an integration framework to enable VM-centric operations on external storage systems and extends the Software Defined Storage control plane to external storage through the use of the vSphere Storage Policy-Based Management. As a member of the VMware Virtual […]

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  • ExaGrid Software Upgrade Increases Capacity and Improves Replication for Its Backup Storage Appliances

    Posted on May 6, 2015 by in News

    ExaGrid recently announced the availability of version 4.8 of its software for the ExaGrid family of backup storage appliances.  The upgrade increases the number of appliances to 25 in single scale-out GRID, which increases full backup capacity by 78 percent and adds both brandwidth throttling and encryption during replication to further enhance ExaGrid’s stress-free backup […]

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