24/09/2018

Why OpenIO SDS Is a Perfect Backup Target

The most important thing about backups is being able to recover data. You regularly perform backups hoping you won't need them, but when you do, you want to get your data back as soon as possible. OpenIO SDS is the perfect backup repository for several reasons, and in this ...
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26/02/2018

Data and Computing at the Edge

This week I came across three interesting IoT projects, and, even though they are totally different from each other, they present the same challenges: data storage. This isn’t news, but things are a bit more complicated than they appear.
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05/02/2018

5 Tips For Choosing the Right Object Storage Infrastructure

Selecting the right object store for your needs isn’t simple. Object stores present a very different set of characteristics when compared to more traditional solutions like file and block storage, and the concepts behind their design are not very common.
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13/01/2017

All but blindfolded… why ARM is the future of storage.

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10/01/2017

Storage ready for the post cloud era

A few weeks ago I watched this presentation from Peter Levin (a partner at the Handreesen Horowitz VC firm). He anticipates the next wave of compute "after the cloud" when we’ll be going towards a de-centralized world with powerful networks of smart devices that are able to ...
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15/12/2016

SLS: It’s all about freedom of choice… and $/GB

We are very excited here at OpenIO… today we are announcing our first ServerLess storage appliance, the SLS-4U96. I know, it sounds very buzzword-ish but there’s no better word to summarize what we are doing with SLS!
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15/12/2016

Unboxing OpenIO SLS-4U96

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