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December 2006

  • Top 5 iSCSI tips 2006

    Here are the top five iSCSI tip of 2006, based on readers' interest, covering such topics as iSCSI vs. FC, iSCSI security, and iSCSI SAN options.

  • Top 10 SAN tips 2006

    Here are the top 10 SAN tips of 2006, based on our readers' interest, covering such topics as iSCSI SANs, RAID striping, SAN performance tuning, balancing SATA and SCSI and more. Check them out now.

  • Mixing SAS and SATA disk drives can cause problems

    Mixing SAS and SATA disk drives in the same enclosure can cause interoperability issues, but vendors are finding workarounds.

  • Symantec issues NetBackup security alert

    Symantec issues an alert and patch to vulnerabilities in NetBackup 6.0, 5.1 and 5.0.

  • Top 5 disaster recovery tips 2006

    Here are the top five tips of 2006, based on our readers' interest, covering such topics as vault storage, remote replication, disaster recovery for virtual tape libraries and more. Check them out ...

  • Storage IPOs, brilliant or brainless

    Just when we thought the fast and loose spending of the dot-com bubble was well behind us, a few recent storage company IPOs remind us that we really haven't gotten a lot smarter.

  • Hot technologies for 2007, page 2

    "Storage" magazine's editors reviewed technology developments, product introductions and storage standards to come up with this short list of must-have technologies for 2007. We believe iSCSI SANs,...

  • Storage Decisions Session Downloads (NYC 2006)

    Take a look at the sessions that floored at the Storage Decisions conference in New York City, September 27-29, 2006.

  • Zantaz buys data classification partner Singlecast

    Email archiving player Zantaz has purchased data classification startup Singlecast, which can categorize and apply policies to data before an email takes up storage space.

  • Hitachi, BlueArc announce OEM partnership

    What had been rumored to be an acquisition has turned out to be an OEM deal, but HDS has also made an investment in BlueArc, indicating an acquisition could be the next step.

  • Storage Decisions in the wild, wild west

    Dedupe, iSCSI, backup, virtualization and cowboys in Stetson hats -- Storage Decisions Las Vegas 2006 had it all.

  • Quality Awards II: EqualLogic emerges as top midrange array

    The second edition of the Diogenes Labs-Storage magazine Quality Awards turned up yet another surprise winner, this time for midrange arrays. In its first year in our survey, EqualLogic snagged...

  • Storage IQ: Key technologies for 2006

    We keep a close eye on what technologies our readers are most interested in. Here are the year's 25 most commonly searched terms. Do you know them all?

  • Data backup versus data archiving

    Companies should split backup and archiving into two separate initiatives to help them differentiate between copying data for recovery, and retaining data for future reference and retrieval.

  • Is it really a disaster?

    Was it really a disaster after all? It's important to distinguish operational recovery from disaster recovery because the tools and techniques used in each situation can differ significantly.

  • Waste millions of dollars or start archiving

    Waste millions of dollars or start archiving

  • SAN consolidation strategies

    As islands of SANs proliferate in companies, the cost of storage can soar. Sound SAN design strategies allow companies to reduce the number of SAN islands, strengthen a primary SAN, make storage ea...

  • Snapshot: Continuous data protection

    Is CDP part of your backup?

  • Hot technologies for 2007

    Storage magazine's editors reviewed technology developments, product introductions and storage standards to come up with this short list of must-have technologies for 2007. We believe iSCSI SANs,...

  • New rules impact storage procedures