April 2005

  • NAS news: Boom continues

    2004 numbers in: NAS still hot

  • The new shape of SRM

    Monolithic SRM apps fading away

  • Snapshot: Remote office storage management

    How do you manage remote office storage?

  • Storage security policies for data backups and tape

    If you think host security is more than adequate to protect your storage, think again. Your backup and tape rotation practices could be putting your data at risk.

  • Signs of progress

    Signs of progress

  • Tap into Windows' hidden resources to make it enterprise-worthy

    Windows often gets a bad rap when it comes to storage, but you can tap into Windows' hidden resources to make it more enterprise-worthy.

  • Chart a course for consolidation

    Consolidating storage is a complex, challenging process. Whether you're tackling DAS, NAS or SAN, there are key issues that must be addressed to have a successful storage consolidation project.

  • Keep track of backups

    Backup reporting tools help track backup failures and determine their cause. Some tools can identify weak links in your backup processes where there's a potential for failure.

  • First Look: Crossroads Systems' DataMover 240f

    Crossroads Systems' DataMover 240f is a SAN edge device that takes on one of the most vexing backup bottlenecks by keeping data flowing through the network pipes.

  • Storage Bin: The devil is in the details

    "Close" isn't good enough for disaster recovery and security planning. Overlooking what might seem to be a minor detail could result in major consequences.

  • Storage Clips: McData program to expand channel

    McData program integrates worldwide partners; Breece Hill updates D2D2T appliance; Tandberg passes LTO test.

  • Xiotech cuts 100 staff

    Incoming CEO Casey Powell cuts Xiotech's headcount by 25% and refocuses the company on developing storage applications instead of hardware.

  • Behind the Firewall 9

    EMC auditioning for the tape encryption bandwagon ... Veritas Backup Exec: Get out your crystal ball ... Has Adaptec bailed on its iSCSI business?

  • Crash Course: iSCSI

    Sprint through our fast-paced course on iSCSI, and come up to speed, fast.

  • The Bookshelf

  • Five ways to secure iSCSI

    Storage expert Stephen Foskett outlines five specific ways to secure an iSCSI SAN.

  • Storage News Radio

    Every other week, we give you an easy-to-digest 10-minute broadcast to catch you up on the industry latest. Not only will you get a rundown of breaking news, but instant analysis of that news from ...

  • Windows NAS advice

  • IBM and NetApp battle EMC

    IBM and Network Appliance have announced a global OEM deal to take on EMC.

  • sector

    On a computer diskette or hard disk, a sector is one of the "pie slices" the diskette or disk is divided into.