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March 2009

  • Storage magazine April 2009 PDF

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  • IDC expects greater declines in storage spending

    Wall Street analysts agree with IDC that storage spending will drop more than previously thought this year, with a modest rebound coming in 2010.

  • QLogic delivers single-ASIC FCoE adapters

    HBA vendor QLogic makes its second-generation converged network adapter (CNA) available for Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) networks.

  • ParaScale makes its cloud live

    Startup offers ParaScale Cloud Software to turn commodity servers into parallel NAS farm.

  • Power-smart disk systems

    Disk drive systems use more power than just about any other data center gear, but storage vendors are addressing this problem with a variety of technologies.

  • Coming in Storage magazine's May 2009 issue

    A sneak peek at Storage magazine's May 2009 issue.

  • Is cloud storage the return of the service provider?

    Cloud storage is a service, just like what storage service providers attempted to do years ago. But the technology has evolved and this time, cloud storage is real.

  • Value-based data protection

    There's no skimping when it comes to data protection, but tight budgets mean that storage managers will be looking for solid value in their backup products.

  • Rethinking cloud storage

    Cloud storage vendors might find a silver lining to the current economic cloud as companies try to cut costs. But enterprise storage shops are still wary.

  • Virtual jobs

    Virtualizing servers, storage and even networks will change the face of IT and significantly impact the roles of storage professionals.

  • April 2009 Table of Contents

    April 2009 Table of Contents

  • Storage magazine April 2009 PDF

    Download Storage magazine's all-digital issue at no cost.

  • The buzz about dedupe

    Approximately one-third of respondents to Storage magazine's latest survey use a dedupe product, but how easy will it be to convert stragglers?

  • Hitachi delivers 6 gig SAS enterprise drive

    Hitachi GST launches small form factor SAS drive; Xyratex reports rocky financial results; Atto brings out 6 gig SAS host adapters.

  • Sherpa beefs up Exchange archive software

    With government compliance mandates expected to grow, Sherpa adds search and management capabilities to its Archive Attender Exchange archiving application.

  • Dell officially launches PS6000 iSCSI SANs

    Dell adds solid-state drive support and claims its hardware redesign will improve the performance of its EqualLogic IP SAN systems.

  • SAN storage consolidation checklist

    Learn about the critical questions you need to ask and answer before considering a storage-area network (SAN) storage consolidation project.

  • Virtualization and the NPIV factor

    NPIV tackles the problem of how multiple virtual servers get access to the FC SAN. It does this by defining how multiple virtual servers can share a single physical port ID. Once deployed, storage ...

  • The Planet expands cloud cover

    The Planet makes its Storage Cloud, based on a partnership with Nirvanix, generally available and adds non-hosted service.

  • Web-based ticket site picks 3PAR installed 3PAR storage when implementing a new web-based ticket system, claiming it cost less and was easier to manage than competitors.