Legacy storage systems which do not have a provision to connect to virtual cloud platforms (public or private) and which do not offer data services like data deduplication, snapshots, thin provisioning and encryption can use a StoneFly USC SAN Gateway to re-purpose your storage. It can be a Dell, NetApp or EMC’s legacy data storage, all … More StoneFly storage Gateway can connect your legacy storage to cloud and provide data services
Cloud storage usage has increased to many folds among enterprises these days. However, security and privacy concerns are still haunting the full scale adoption of the said technology. For this reason, businesses nowadays are showing a lot of enthusiasm in going for a hybrid cloud infrastructure. On direct terms, hybrid cloud services are acting as … More Avail hybrid cloud services with StoneFly Cloud Drive
StoneFly, Inc., has expanded its relationship with Microsoft Corporation by offering an integrated system designed to provide customers a hybrid cloud offering. The offering brings together StoneFly Cloud Drive to deliver a Microsoft Azure consistent environment within an enterprise data center. The system is well suited for enterprise applications like SQL Server, Exchange, SharePoint, and … More StoneFly strengthens its relationship with Microsoft
They are some professionals in the storage industry who feel that storage snapshots can be treated as valid backup solutions. But in reality this assumption is false as storage snapshots can only be used to quickly recreate point-in-time virtual copies of data. Moreover, these snapshots unless copied to a secondary media, do not protect against … More Remember Snapshots are not backups!
Have you ever faced your situation when one of your VM is discovered to be corrupted and you are badly in need of a backup copy to recover from the disaster. This is where snapshot technology helps in recovering lost or corrupted files. A storage snapshot is a back-up copy, which is created at a … More Recover VM, File or volume from up to 63 points in time with StoneFly Delta based snapshots
International Data Corporation (IDC) in its recent survey suggested that file based data storage will have a thriving market in year 2016. The survey also suggested that spending on file based storage solutions is expected to increase to more than $34.6 billion in this year and will account to two thirds of the total storage … More Where will NAS storage market head in future