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Network-Attached Storage (NAS) News
April 03, 2017
As unstructured data continues to lead storage growth, businesses are opting for scale-out NAS arrays to handle current and future capacity.
March 30, 2017
In the scale-out NAS market, Panasas is partnering with Ingram Micro's Promark value-added distributor subsidiary to boost government and commercial channel sales.
September 27, 2016
Virtual Instruments taps into expertise gained through the Load DynamiX merger to teach its VirtualWisdom analytics products to monitor NAS, along with Fibre Channel SAN arrays.
November 10, 2015
EMC expanded its Isilon NAS portfolio with a scaled-down, software storage system for remote locations, a cloud migration application and high-availability upgrades for Isilon OneFS.
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