Tech 10: Hot Storage Technologies For 2013


SoftNAS in January unveiled the beta release of its new software deployed, cloud-based virtual storage appliance that turns a customer's new or outdated hardware into a NAS appliance that securely stores mission-critical data. SoftNAS runs in cloudcomputing

environments such as Amazon EC2 or on companies' existing servers virtualized using VMware ESXi/vSphere or Microsoft Hyper-V. It is expected to be available in February.