Draw my Cloudian: What is Object Storage?

A few months ago, I was hesitant about applying to an internship at a technology company. Unlike many of my peers who view the Silicon Valley as the perfect gateway for fueling their careers and interests, I was never quite drawn to the tech scene I had grown up with.

New Use Cases for Smart Data and Deep Learning

In case you missed it, we recently announced a project with advertising giant Dentsu, QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology) Japan, and Intel Japan. Using deep learning analysis and Cloudian HyperStore’s smart data storage, we’re launching a billboard that can automatically recognize vehicles and display relevant ads. The system has ‘seen’ 3,000-5,000 images per car so that … Read More

Shifting Technology Habits and the Growth of Object Storage

Technology is, for many of us, a vital and inextricable part of our lives. We rely on technology to look up information, keep in touch with friends and family, monitor our health, entertain ourselves, and much more. However, technology wasn’t always so ubiquitous – it wasn’t too long ago that our wireless phones had limited … Read More

Betting on Software-Defined Storage

Picking a company to advise is not always easy, but sometimes it just clicks – take, for example, my recent decision to join Cloudian’s advisory board. As outlined in my recent blog post, I look at several factors before deciding to advise a company: The potential for growth How well they know their target audience … Read More

Reinventing Storage Administration at Scale with Cloudian HyperStore 6.0

Learn More About Cloudian HyperStore– Download White Paper At Cloudian, we are continuously enhancing and evolving our flagship product HyperStore, a fully S3-compatible object storage technology. But even with all our rich history of innovative releases, I’m most proud of the upcoming Cloudian HyperStore 6.0 – we have risen to a new challenge…@scale operations. How … Read More

Amir Chaudry describes the Cloudian HyperStore® integration with HDFS and Hadoop

HyperStore features full Apache Hadoop integration. As I mentioned earlier, enterprises can now transform big data into smart data by running Hadoop analytics on HyperStore software and appliances. This in-place analytics, with no need to offload data to other systems for Hadoop analyses, enables customers to derive meaningful business intelligence from their data quickly, efficiently … Read More

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Build Scalable Storage with Lenovo and Cloudian

  With the massive growth of data from the Internet of Things (IOT) to collaboration to compliance, users are demanding low-cost, flexible, easy to scale, and simple to manage data center storage solutions. Software-defined object storage delivers on these demands by capitalizing on industry standard x86 infrastructure and storage technologies to deploy more economic and … Read More

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Cloudian HyperStore Live Cluster Expansion Demonstration

As organization’s data grows significantly each year. It is crucial to have the ability to scale up the storage infrastructure without service disruptions. Cloudian HyperStore is a enterprise-ready solution that can accomplish this task with little effort and no downtime. Also, administrating storage from a central web management console is a significant requirement for enterprise administrators that … Read More

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Capacity Storage – what HGST and Amplidata acquisition says about storage

It’s hot to be cold again … What an interesting storage market. First, flash changed the entire landscape for high performance storage for transactional system and VMs – now the other end of the storage spectrum is going through dramatic shifts. Most recently HGST announced a definitive agreement to acquire Amplidata – reference http://www.zdnet.com/article/wds-hgst-buys-amplidata/ As … Read More

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Cloudian HyperStore Rings in Era of Smart Data

Earlier this week Cloudian announced a new version of Cloudian HyperStore software. Building on its already strong hybrid cloud foundation, HyperStore 5.1 is an enhanced Amazon S3-compliant, plug-and-play hybrid cloud software solution that now features full Apache Hadoop integration. Enterprises can now transform big data into smart data by running Hadoop analytics on HyperStore software … Read More