August 2005

  • Monolithic going modular

    Monolithic systems go modular

  • Wanted: Better support

    Wanted: Better support

  • Why Windows is storage-friendly

    It's time to take Windows' storage features seriously. Two key technologies-Multipath I/O and the Volume Shadow Copy Service-demonstrate why Windows is much more storage-friendly than people think.

  • Smaller storage companies have proven that they can innovate

    Storage Bin: A handful of big companies dominate much of the storage market, but some of the smaller guys have proven that they can innovate and have caught the eye of savvy storage managers.

  • Storage for manufacturing

    Manufacturing environments typically have different storage requirements than corporate apps, and have to deal with globally dispersed design teams as well as growing regulatory concerns. Here's ho...

  • New tools to classify data

    Putting data on storage systems appropriate to its value requires the ability to classify data. An emerging category of applications, Information Classification and Management apps, can index enter...

  • A SAN for super sleuths

  • Archiving unstructured data

    It may no longer be enough to archive your files and e-mail to meet compliance regulations. You also need to provide a way to search archives and find related information based on specific criteria.

  • Migrating old files curbs disk costs

  • Quality awards: Enterprise arrays

    We present the results of the first-ever Diogenes Labs-Storage magazine Quality Awards. In the inaugural product category, enterprise arrays, see how users rated the major array vendors and which...

  • Bridging the gap

    Many disaster recovery and remote backup programs rely on an efficient, cost-effective WAN. Fiber-optic network technology is often required for long-distance data transmission, but you need to kno...

  • Clustering comes to NAS

    Fed up with monolithic NAS boxes that don't scale? Clustering provides a way out of the management headache that's being perpetuated by some industry players.

  • ILM, ISI keys to real-time data warehousing

    Expanding volumes of data are a challenge to those trying to implement real-time data warehouses and business intelligence systems. ILM and ISI help make these systems manageable.

  • Priceline replaces legacy storage with 3Par

    Reluctant to switch vendors, Priceline.com found the ROI on 3Par's utility-based storage and thin-provisioning software too good to turn down.

  • InfiniBand storage shipping soon

    InfiniBand storage

  • DR testing infrequent at best

    Have you tested your DR plan?

  • Storage Clips: NeoPath speeds up File Director

    Second generation of NeoPath's File Director offers support for 3 Gbps throughput; AmeriVault offers compliance service.

  • Lesson 4: Justify your tiered storage strategy to management

    You know a tiered storage architecture is the right way to go, but how can you make sure management buys into your vision? Lesson four of Tiered Storage School will help you make your case to manag...

  • Overland picks up Zetta for $9 million

    Overland Storage has acquired data protection software startup Zetta Systems to build bundled hardware and software products.

  • HDS sweeps Quality Awards - page 2

    Hitachi Data Systems has won the first Storage magazine and Diogenes Labs quality award for enterprise-class storage arrays.