• May 14, 2007 14 May'07

    Secure iSCSI storage

    One of the raps against iSCSI storage is that it's not as secure as Fibre Channel SANs. But iSCSI can be as secure as you want it to be. It was built from the ground up with strong authentication and encryption capabilities that work … as ...  Continue Reading

  • May 14, 2007 14 May'07

    Negotiating for support

    Over a period of just a few years, the amount you spend on support contracts could equal or even exceed the price of the product itself. But storage support contracts are usually optional, and both the extent of coverage and its cost are definitely ...  Continue Reading

  • May 14, 2007 14 May'07

    Storage Decisions Session Downloads: Disaster Recovery Track (CHI 2007)

    This track explores how users can coordinate a range of data protection technologies to create more recoverable infrastructures.  Continue Reading

  • May 14, 2007 14 May'07

    HDS refreshes high-end disk array

    The new Universal Storage Platform, souped up with double the processing power, now includes thin provisioning, but users are still looking for certain software features.  Continue Reading

  • May 14, 2007 14 May'07

    10 ways to get the best storage price

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  • May 13, 2007 13 May'07

    Storage Decisions Session Downloads (LV 2006)

    Storage managers are hit a crossroads in 2006. Data in virtually every organization continued to grow at a breakneck pace -- and to keep up, storage networks continued to be built out. This effort was juxtaposed against the storage manager's need to...  Continue Reading

  • May 11, 2007 11 May'07

    tape drive

    A tape drive is a device that stores computer data on magnetic tape, especially for backup and archiving purposes.  Continue Reading

  • May 11, 2007 11 May'07


    Millipede is a nano-storage prototype developed by IBM that can store data at a density of a trillion bits per square inch: 20 times more than any currently available magnetic storage medium.  Continue Reading

  • May 11, 2007 11 May'07


    Nano-storage is a nanotechnology approach to storage that seeks to radically increase storage capacities through a variety of technologies, and, ultimately, to replace current storage media with extremely high-density media and devices.  Continue Reading

  • May 11, 2007 11 May'07

    UDO (ultra density optical)

    Ultra density optical (UDO) is an optical storage technology that increases capacities by using an extremely focused blue laser to write and read data.  Continue Reading