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Bridging Old and New Storage with Object Storage

There are two quite different real-world applications of the Caringo Swarm Cloud & Object Storage Platform—one using a bridging solution from legacy file servers and another that takes advantage of new cloud interfaces like RESTful APIs (HTTP or S3). So how do you bridge the old and the new world of storage? We must first […]

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Swarm brings Amazon S3 Compatibility to Microsoft Azure

We live in a world of instant gratification. From microwave popcorn to Netflix, we expect what we want now and don’t want to wait…and our expectations of infrastructure are no different. This is why we are so excited about the immediate availability of Caringo Swarm on Microsoft Azure. Caringo Swarm users have immediate access to […]

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Object Storage: Keeping up with the Velocity of Change

Earlier this week, I spoke at Storage Visions, an event focusing on storage in the Media & Entertainment (M&E) space. The M&E sector drives home the realization that the expectations of storage have changed and the rate of change is increasing. Today, more than ever before, you have a mix of storage for pre/post production, […]

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Phone Home—Swarm Brings You Health Reports

If you’re out on a boat in the Gulf of Mexico in a storm and something goes wrong, you will invoke the search and rescue system to get help. But, what you really want is to skip that time-consuming search phase and get rescued straight away. These days, technology such as personal locator beacons and […]

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Steve Jobs – an Object Storage Champion?

The recent launch of Mountain Lion, updates to iCloud and continued proliferation of iOS devices is giving everyone a view of what a file system-less world will look like (and it looks pretty darn good to us at Caringo). Of particular interest is what Steve Jobs had to say all the way back in 2005 […]

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5 reasons Object Storage will take over the cloud in 2012

1. Object Storage will bring Cloud economics to any organization in 2012 A key to the affordability delivered with cloud storage is to begin with commodity components in a redundant, multi-tenant architecture with highly efficient disk utilization. These benefits are driven by object storage infrastructure which most assume is due to economies of scale and […]

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