November 2006

  • Big pay for storage jobs

    Storage professionals report the highest average salaries in the four years that Storage magazine has conducted its Storage Salary Survey. See how industry, location, education, company size and...

  • A new startup promises recordless e-mail

    Storage Bin: A new startup promises recordless e-mail. Is this a stroke of genius that will reward the company with billions of Internet bucks, or is it the end of the world as we know it?

  • Tape encryption strategies

    Companies need to take a more strategic approach to tape encryption by building a services-based architecture that can meet today's needs and scale to accommodate future needs.

  • All-in-one backup

    All-in-one backup

  • How to better connect storage to the business

    We can learn from manufacturing processes and use a supply chain to storage to better align it with strategic business goals. To implement this model, a storage services plan needs to be multidimen...

  • High-end clustering users contemplate snapshots

    Some users and analysts say the line between high-performance NAS clusters and enterprise NAS systems continues to blur as clustering vendors begin to include enterprise features.

  • The pros and cons of portable storage

    Find out what you should be looking for when it comes to portable storage devices. As they become smaller and more powerful, security risks and backup issues can become a real problem.

  • Data storage technologies quiz

    Sit down, grab a pencil and some paper, and list what you think are the top 10 data storage technologies of 2006. Then, take our quick quiz to see how many match up to our top 10 picks.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 4

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 8

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 7

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 6

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 3

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 5

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • NetApp to acquire Topio

    Six months after EMC acquired heterogeneous replication provider Kashya, NetApp jumps on the bandwagon by announcing plans to acquire Topio for $160M.

  • Big pay for storage jobs, page 2

    Find out what other storage professionals are being paid in this year's salary survey.

  • Download Advanced Storage Guide Chapter 3: SAN (PDF)

    You asked for it, so here it is -- a printable version of our Advanced Storage All-In-One Guide. Download Chapter 3: SAN in .pdf format now.

  • VMware backup still tough

    VMware backup using Consolidated Backup is easier said than done, according to users at this week's VMworld show in Los Angeles.

  • Multipath I/O: Guarantee redundancy during HBA failure (almost!)

    Microsoft's Multipath I/O (MPIO) is designed to mitigate the effects of a HBA failure, by providing an alternate data path between devices. Learn why MPIO doesn't completely eliminate the possibili...

  • Softek rides IBM mainframe wave, plans acquisition

    Data migration software provider Softek is planning to acquire Enigma to boost its mainframe storage software business.