Storage

Up to 1000 times faster than NAND.
Petabyte promos and performance promised.
Part 2: Separating the fact from fiction on customer take-up.
All-flash storage stumbles on cost per gigabyte 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Part 1: Non-dedupe users pay a premium.
 
AWS offers API Gateway for back-ends in the cloud 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Promises to do all the heavy infrastructure lifting.
 
Microsoft Azure Australia East hit by outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Unknown network fault leaves customers cloudless.
 
SA agencies sign up to iiNet private cloud 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Infrastructure-as-a-service based out of Adelaide.
 
Tech giants back Open Container Project 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
CoreOS, Docker unite to standardise containers.
 
AARNet router failure sinks international path 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Faulty line card blamed.
 
Google, AWS race to secure DNA analytics market 
By Sharon Begley, Caroline Humer | Jun 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Researchers look to create personalised treatments in the cloud
 
Google to build second Singapore data centre 
By Brendon Foye | Jun 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pushes regional data centre investment to US$1 billion.
 
Westpac ponders next step in biometrics 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fingerprint success opens potential for new markets.
 
Apple iCloud suffers widespread outages overnight 
By Juha Saarinen | May 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Multiple services go down.
 
Google Compute Engine prices slashed 
By Juha Saarinen | May 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Introduces new, cheap preemptible virtual machines.
 
EMC releases first open source offering 
By Penny Wolf | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hopes to extend reach of ViPR Controller.
 
Microsoft makes hybrid cloud play with Azure Stack 
By Juha Saarinen | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Builds on range of software-defined services.
 
AWS trialling Tesla batteries in data centres 
By Juha Saarinen | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Part of renewable energy strategy.
 
Qantas.com begins transition to AWS 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
CTO promises a failure-free future.
 
Google raises cloud storage transfer fees 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Australian regions subject to higher data egress charges.
 
Microsoft slashes Azure backup storage prices 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
AWS launches cross-region replication.
 
How a 50c fan pushed Teachers Mutual Bank to active-active 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Core banking outage forces data centre overhaul.
 
Google betas cold data cloud storage 
By Penny Wolf | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hello Nearline, goodbye tape.
 
Global outage hits Apple App, iTunes stores 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Internal DNS problem stops purchases, downloads and updates.
 
Google promises smaller changes after Compute Engine hiccup 
 
Equinix's Melbourne data centre to open in weeks 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
ME1 to span 9800 square metres and 1500 cabinets.
 
Alibaba muscles in on Amazon's turf with new US data centre 
By John Ruwitch, Paul Carsten | Mar 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Chinese cloud business starts building in Silicon Valley.
 
Rio Tinto sets up data analytics centre in India 
 
Amazon avoids big cloud reboot over Xen flaw  
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Rackspace to reboot in two days' time.
 
Apple to spend billions on two new Euro data centres 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Powered by renewable energy.
 
Researchers make DNA data storage breakthrough 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data retention for eternity.
 
Photos: DHL's $120m Sydney campus 
Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
The automated systems are put through their paces.
 
Microsoft promises not to use customer data for ads 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Adopts ISO/IEC 27018 standard for cloud privacy.
 
Box to let customers manage encryption keys 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Collaboration with AWS and Gemalto.
 
SA govt stands firm against offshore data hosting 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kicks off statewide cloud panel.
 
VMware and Google in enterprise public cloud tie-up 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
vCloud Air gets Google Cloud Platform service access.
 
Amazon wind farm to power data centres 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aims for 150 megawatt capacity.
 
NSW after CIO to lead 'unprecedented' library digitisation 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
State Library kicks off recruitment.
 
NSW Police to equip 1000 cops with body-worn cameras 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issues spec sheet for 267 devices.
 
Human error caused Microsoft Azure outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Post-mortem analysis identifies gaps in deployment processes.
 
Data centre outage hits all Queensland hospitals 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Updated] CTO explains what happened.
 
AWS Zocalo comes to Sydney 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
More flexibility for data sovereignty requirements.
 
Dropbox for Business API launched 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Playing catch-up with Box.net.
 
Mi9's secret is out: 'all-in' on public cloud 
By Brett Winterford | Dec 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates server farm to AWS.
 
AWS ups storage ante with 5TB Zocalo files 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mobile clients get upgrades.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
Telstra to host VMware's next hybrid cloud 
Melbourne instance to launch first.
 
Dropbox joins forces with Microsoft for Office integration 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dropbox for Business users will require Office 365 subscription.
 
NetApp goes all-in on cloud 
By Justin Warren | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Plans for ONTAP as a virtual appliance on public clouds.
 
HDS, Equinix tie-up for global hybrid cloud deal 
Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Storage giant accepts inevitability of cloud.
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