IT - Storage

As nearline rises to apparent unit and capacity record

Here is an abstract of a report, SDAS: HDD Information Service, Preliminary CQ2 '21 Quarterly Update, July 12, 2021, by Trendfocus, Inc.

67 Million HDDs Ship as Nearline Rises to an Apparent Unit and Capacity Record

2Q21 WW HDD shipments...


Backup Storage Targets Need To Change
StorageNewsletter.com, July 16th, 2021
By eliminating features now redundant and adding capabilities that complement some of these new backup software capabilities

"Backup software companies like Veeam, Rubrik, and HYCU have been hard at work adding new capabilities, and backup storage targets need to change to keep pace. Features like de-dupe, continuous backup, managed replication, and instant recovery are now built-in to most software applications. The common practice of backup storage vendors charging a premium for similar features no longer makes sense. Backup storage targets need to change by eliminating features that are now redundant and adding capabilities that complement some of these new backup software capabilities..."

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