Month: October 2015

How it all began

28th October 2015

For more than a decade now, Origin Storage has been an established provider to many of the IT industry’s leading Resellers. At the heart of our success lies a dedicated team of trusted advisers with a wealth of knowledge in storage and data security.
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Talk Talk hack data was unencrypted

23rd October 2015

TalkTalk hack data was unencrypted, company says, leaving it open to hackers despite repeated cyber attacks. The hack is the third major incident within the company in the last 12 months, with customers’ information once again being stolen.

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Nominated for the CRN Awards

22nd October 2015

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On 2nd September, the CRN Awards released the shortlisted companies within their 24 different categories for 2015. Origin Storage was one of the companies shortlisted, for the “Storage Distributor of the year” category.

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Western Digital is buying SanDisk for $19 billion

22nd October 2015

It’s been confirmed! Western Digital, the world’s largest storage manufacturer, is buying one of the world’s largest flash memory manufacturers, SanDisk. The deal is worth $86.50 per share, which adds up to a total of $19 billion. 

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Back it up, back it up

21st October 2015

We create more data every day. Every time we upload a picture on social media, every time we record a video. With the rise in Internet of Things (IoT) our thermostats, vehicles and fridges are adding to the stream of data.  The Internet reaches to the far flung corners of the globe and the number of users streaming data, seemingly just into the nether, continues to expand every day.

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Storage Glossary of Terms

20th October 2015

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AB
AES – Advanced Encryption Standard
AIT – Advanced Intelligent Tape
AME – Advanced Metal Evaporated
AMP – Advanced Metal Particle
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Global SSD Market to Post CAGR of 41% Until 2022

2nd October 2015

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According to a new market report made public by Transparent Market Research Solid State Drive Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 – 2022($4,795), the global SSD market was valued at $15.1 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach $229.5 billion by 2022, expanding at a CAGR of 40.7% from 2015 to 2022. Continue reading…