• April 25, 2007 25 Apr'07

    IP storage switch and routers: Product snapshots

    IP storage networks have emerged as a versatile and inexpensive alternative to traditional Fibre Channel SANs, and IP SAN deployments -- primarily iSCSI -- are appearing in businesses of all sizes. iSCSI offers good speed and reliability, and can ...  Continue Reading

  • April 24, 2007 24 Apr'07

    Storage virtualization: Where and how

    This tip outlines the various locations to implement storage virtualization functionality, the different approaches to storage virtualization and offers suggestions on how to choose the right approach for your environment.  Continue Reading

  • April 23, 2007 23 Apr'07

    Overland cuts jobs

    As expected, Overland Storage has been forced to make some drastic cuts in the wake of losing two major OEM customers: HP and Dell. The company announced it has laid off 54 employees, or 14% of its ...  Continue Reading

  • April 23, 2007 23 Apr'07

    Hitachi launches 1 TB SATA disk drive

    Hitachi has taken the wraps off three new products: a 1 TB enterprise SATA disk drive, a 2.5-inch SAS drive and a 300 GB multi-interface drive.  Continue Reading

  • April 23, 2007 23 Apr'07

    IBM Tivoli Storage Manager pitfalls to avoid

    This tip outlines some of the common issues users encounter in a TSM environment.  Continue Reading

  • April 20, 2007 20 Apr'07

    More tidbits from SNW

    Click on each image above for a larger version Replication tips from JPMorgan-Chase session on DR JPMorgan-Chase vice president and senior architect Dmitri Ryutov (who pointed out his initials are ...  Continue Reading

  • April 20, 2007 20 Apr'07

    Users are becoming believers

    As I continue to delve more deeply into next generation data protection technologies, I continue to talk to users about their experiences. Of these technologies, there are always some that users ...  Continue Reading

  • April 20, 2007 20 Apr'07

    SAN School: Final quiz:

    Now that you've listened to SAN School Webcasts 1-14, take this final quiz and test your expertise on SANs. Good luck!  Continue Reading

  • April 19, 2007 19 Apr'07

    Disaster Recovery Planning Podcasts

    Setting up a good DR plan is not easy and can be a big drain on resources, time and money. Since setting up a plan is generally perceived as a preventative measure, with little inherent business associated with the process, it can be overlooked by ...  Continue Reading

  • April 19, 2007 19 Apr'07

    Storage encryption: How much is enough?

    Seven steps to determine your storage security weaknesses are outlined, which can help you determine where you need storage encryption in your environment.  Continue Reading