The Impending Vertical Market Failure (VMF) In Secondary Storage

SUMMARY: The Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) addressed the VMF in September 2021 in its published article “New Trajectories for Memory and Storage”, stating, “The prospect of vertical market failure can be mitigated by private sector market participants through risk-share agreements …

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The Impending Vertical Market Failure (VMF) In Secondary Storage

Tape Air Gap Anchors Security Ecosystem

Encryption, Worm and Air Gap Create Immutable Data Storage System ABSTRACT: No computer system is immune from cybercrime, and new types of threats are being discovered every day. With a cease-fire in the cybercrime war highly unlikely, we are witnessing …

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Tape Air Gap Anchors Security Ecosystem

Tape Storage Council Annual Report 2022

Tape to Play Critical Roles as the Zettabyte Era Takes Off SUMMARY: As the zettabyte era accelerates, it’s anticipated that the issue of carbon emissions and climate change will become even more critical. Fortunately the tape ecosystem has significantly expanded …

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Tape Storage Council Annual Report 2022

Spectra Podcast Interview

The Past and Future of Data with Fred Moore From Spectra: Welcome back for episode four of The Spectra Current, where we have a great conversation with industry analyst Fred Moore. Listen as we explore his time as a semi-professional …

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Spectra Podcast Interview

Tiered Storage

Storage Optimization for the Zettabyte Era INTRODUCTION: The Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect everything from individuals to the global economy. The enormous dependency on the Internet throughout the lock down has led to the generation of vast amounts of data …

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Tiered Storage

Tape 2021: New Game. New Rules.

Tape Becomes a Key Enabler for the Zettabyte Era SUMMARY: Even with the global Covid-19 pandemic still active and how it ultimately plays out remaining unclear, the digital data storage landscape continues to expand presenting a constant stream of new …

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Tape 2021: New Game. New Rules.

Hyperscale Storage Manifesto

Strategic Solutions for Hyperscale Data Storage SUMMARY & OUTLOOK: The Covid-19 pandemic has forced our hand making digital transformation the name of the game in the IT industry. Eras are escorted out as others are ushered in, and the zettabyte …

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Hyperscale Storage Manifesto

How Did the Storage Pyramid Begin?

Defining the Data Storage Hierarchy – a look the evolution and future of “Moore’s Pyramid” Download Moore’s Pyramid PDF © 2021 Fred Moore, Horison Inc. All rights reserved.

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How Did the Storage Pyramid Begin?