• February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Sun L1400M tape library

    Sun Microsystems Inc.'s L1400M solves a top problem in tape: the ability to use four different tape formats within a single library, and it's a solution that's been a long time coming.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Quantum PX500 Series tape libraries

    With Quantum Corp.'s PX500 Series tape libraries, all that's required to add capacity is to slide new boxes in. No cabling is needed because the new PX Series tape libraries use infrared connections between modules.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Hewlett-Packard StorageWorks Modular Smart Array (MSA) 1000 Small Business SAN Kit

    Geared to small businesses or enterprise remote offices, the StorageWorks MSA1000 Small Business SAN Kit is an FC storage system that consists of an HP 2 Gb FC disk array, two QLogic SANblade HBAs, an 8-port FC QLogic SANbox switch and Microsoft SAN...  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Brocade Communications Systems Tapestry Data Migration Manager

    Data migrations over SANs and WANs require oodles of planning, often take critical systems off-line and need extensive testing. Brocade's Tapestry Data Migration Manager (DMM) is a simple, but powerful, tool for high-performance data migration in ...  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    McData Intrepid 10000 (i10K) Director

    McData Corp.'s Intrepid 10000 (i10K) Director sets a new standard with the flexibility it brings to storage network design. With its 256 non-blocking ports, superior distance capabilities, native 10Gb/sec inter-switch links and FlexPars partitioning...  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Compellent Technologies Storage Center 3.3

    Despite being a relative newcomer to the midrange array scene, judges were impressed by the number of ways that Compellent Technologies' Storage Center 3.3. can be configured, and its long list of standard and add-on applications.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Isilon Systems Isilon IQ

    Isilon Systems Inc.'s Isilon IQ wasn't designed as storage for an average I/O-intensive database application. Isilon's architects set out to make a storage system designed to house large amounts of sequential unstructured data and serve it up as ...  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Xiotech Magnitude 3D 3000e

    Xiotech Corp.'s Magnitude 3D 3000e wasn't the flashiest, highest performing, most feature-laden or least-expensive product in this category. But what the 3000e lacks in overall superlatives, it makes up for by being well-rounded, dependable and ...  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Avamar Axion Version 3.0

    Axion Version 3.0, Avamar Technologies Inc.'s disk-based backup application, is elegantly simple in theory: Back up less data. One judge hailed Axion Version 3.0 as "the most innovative product I've seen for backup and restore."  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    XOsoft Assured Recovery

    XOsoft nabbed the top spot in this category in last year's awards, and solidifies its position as one of the top backup and recovery software vendors with a return visit to our honor roll.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    MonoSphere Storage Horizon

    Storage Horizon addresses a very real pain point for storage administrators: managing capacity. "This is an excellent management tool," said one judge.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Kazeon Systems Information Server IS1200

    Kazeon Systems Inc.'s Information Server IS1200 was the first product out of the gate to catalog and index files. It also provides key services such as searching, resource reporting, file tagging and data movement.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Storage Clips: NetApp joins Sun cluster program

    NetApp's FC systems are certified interoperable with Solaris; Sepaton, OnStor partner for VTL.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    What's on deck for storage?

    Arun Taneja discusses the reasons that disk-based backup, archiving, SAS and CDP are going to be on a lot of storage pros' agendas this year.  Continue Reading

  • February 08, 2006 08 Feb'06

    Fast Guide: Storage technologies

    From disk to internal/external drives to removable storage, we've put together a Fast Guide to Storage Technologies for both the personal and small business computer users, as well as the enterprise user. This Fast Guide will help you sort out the ...  Continue Reading

  • February 07, 2006 07 Feb'06

    Users seek further updates from BlueArc

    Users of BlueArc's Titan NAS head say they were pleased with the new upgrades, but there were still a few items left on their wish lists.  Continue Reading

  • February 07, 2006 07 Feb'06

    Storage Clips: HP acquires OuterBay

    HP will acquire OuterBay for its database archiving software, improving database performance by up to 80%, the company claims.  Continue Reading