• August 23, 2006 23 Aug'06

    ISCSI network configuration, design and optimization

    It's a must to consider more than just cabling when designing an iSCSI-based storage network. Learn to look at the bigger picture when configuring or optimizing an iSCSI-based storage network.  Continue Reading

  • August 23, 2006 23 Aug'06

    Users mull over Brocade's WAFS options

    Users of Tacit and Riverbed products discuss the technical pros and cons, while Brocade keeps mum about which WAFS partner it will stick with after acquiring McData.  Continue Reading

  • August 22, 2006 22 Aug'06

    IBM spruces up storage line

    IBM floated a raft of announcements across its storage line, but analysts say they are still waiting for the updates stuck in the research phase.  Continue Reading

  • August 21, 2006 21 Aug'06

    Upgrading high-end arrays

    We are currently using an HDS9960 array and are planning to upgrade early next year to another enterprise array. We're in the process of evaluating solutions from Sun/HDS, IBM and EMC. Are there any other vendors of high-end arrays that we should ...  Continue Reading

  • August 21, 2006 21 Aug'06

    Preparing for 'little disasters' often neglected

    Tom Dugan, CTO of Recovery Networks, says it's common for users to prepare to lose an entire building -- but aren't ready for small-scale losses – like losing a server.  Continue Reading

  • August 18, 2006 18 Aug'06


    In computers, tape is an external storage medium, usually both readable and writable, consisting of a loop of flexible celluloid-like material that can store data in the form of tiny magnetic fields that can be read and also erased.  Continue Reading

  • August 18, 2006 18 Aug'06

    Ibrix and EMC cozy up

    After covertly winning deals together for almost a year, EMC and Ibrix have formalized their relationship. Could an acquisition be next?  Continue Reading