• Email archiving needs soar as e-discovery requests rise

    Regulatory compliance requirements confronting financial service firms triggered a rush of email archiving products more than a decade ago, and today the need to retain emails for legal discovery is


  • Storage, heal thyself 2

    Several storage system vendors claim their products can detect and repair hard disk problems automatically. Here's how they do it and the low-down on how well they work.

    A fundamental


  • Storage Clips: BlueArc raises another $29M in funding

    NAS vendor BlueArc has raised $29M in funding, bringing the total to well over $200M to date; SunGard packages DR services for SMBs.

  • EMC backs off Windows NAS

    EMC will stop selling its NetWin 110 and 200 Windows NAS boxes, switching instead to reselling third-party products through its Select Program.

  • Atempo Digital Archive adds dedicated Mac support

    This week's storage product news

    Atempo Inc. introduced file archiving software with full support for Mac operating environments

    Atempo Digital Archive 2.3 provides full Mac OS X...

  • Primary storage data reduction takes center stage at SNW

    ORLANDO, Fla.— Primary storage capacity optimization will play a prominent role at Storage Networking World (SNW) this week, with vendors launching products to deduplicate or compress data.


  • Energy firm tackles tape backlog with Index Engines

    An IT litigation support specialist at a Richmond, Va., energy company estimates her company will save millions on outsourcing fees by using tape indexing software to search through a backlog of 20,000


  • Data classification for storage managers

    The latest wave of data classification products is focused on helping organizations with specific initiatives such as e-discovery


  • EMC clusters Symmetrix high-end disk arrays

    EMC Corp. today unveiled V-Max, a new modular version of its Symmetrix disk arrays with software-based performance improvements. The vendor also plans to add automated storage tiering software to the


  • EMC overhauls data archiving product line

    EMC Corp. is overhauling its content management and archiving (CMA) product lines with today's introduction of SourceOne, a group of archiving and e-discovery tools to manage data in multiple repositories.


  • Dell officially launches PS6000 iSCSI SANs

    As expected, Dell Inc. launched a new series of iSCSI storage-area networks (SANs) today, promising


  • Replication alternatives

    Data replication is great for protecting critical data and ensuring quick recoveries. Find out where you should deploy replication: in your array, network or servers.

    Data replication


  • Quality Awards IV: Dell plus EqualLogic -- A winning combination

    Dell's midrange arrays soar from last to first in our user service and reliability survey.

    If the people at Dell Inc. are reflecting with more than a little satisfaction


  • JCPenney saves energy with larger drives and tiered storage

    More efficient storage tiering has played a major role in JCPenney's massive energy-efficiency program, and the retailer's senior architect said he plans to add solid-state drives (SSDs) into the mix


  • BlueArc Titan 3200 Network Storage System

    The strong point of BlueArc Corp.'s Titan unified NAS and iSCSI system can be summed up in one word: performance. Our judges consistently gave the Titan 3200 high marks for performance, and...

  • Kazeon bolsters e-discovery analysis and review functionality

    Kazeon Systems Inc. extended its in-house eDiscovery platform for enterprise customers, adding e-discovery analysis, content analytics, first-pass review and in-house review capabilities.


  • Nirvanix CloudNAS

    Cloud storage generated a flurry of activity last year as a steady stream of products and services hit the market, so it's fitting that one of the promising new offerings, Nirvanix Inc.'s CloudNAS,...

  • Iron Mountain opens file archiving service

    Iron Mountain Digital rolled out a new cloud storage offering this week with a service called Virtual File Store (VFS).

    VFS combines an on-premise server and portable hard drives with storage


  • Data Domain DD460

    Data Domain Inc.'s DD460 is the first major upgrade of a previous winner, the Data Domain DD200 Recovery Appliance, which won gold in this category for the 2003 Products of the Year awards...

  • Seagate's new CEO faces declining sales, faulty drives

    The bad news keeps coming for disk drive maker Seagate Technology LLC.

    Wednesday night, Seagate reported revenue from last quarter of $2.27 billion, which was at the bottom of its revised outlook