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Vol. 2 No. 2 April 2003

Will you implement an iSCSI SAN?

Will You Implement an iSCSI SAN? Respondents that already have an FC SAN Respondents that do not If so, when? This month, we asked our readers to assess their readiness for iSCSI. They're ready, all right. Overall, just over half (53%) said that yes, in fact, they will implement an iSCSI SAN. For a sizeable bunch of them (37%), it will happen soon--within the next 12 months. Who among them is the most gung ho? By far, those readers that already have a Fibre Channel SAN are more likely to implement iSCSI--60%, compared to only 42% of SAN-less readers. Perhaps they have already learned the value of networked storage?

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Features in this issue

  • Virtual SANs bring order to chaos

    by  Marc Farley

    What will Cisco's embedded virtual SAN technology in its new MDS switch line mean to storage managers? For starters, a new way to manage SANs as they spread across the company.

  • Midrange or high end: what's right for you

    by  Jim Booth

    While the line is blurring, it's not gone. We look at what really differentiates high-end from midrange storage. And we look at the virtues of combining them.

  • USC Spurns Usual Tape Suspects

    In his role as director of emerging technologies at the University of Southern California (USC), Mike Lin is responsible for storing and backing up between 50TB to 100TB of data, for faculty and students alike.

  • Is storage management software worth it?

    High prices, deep discounts, expensive deployments, uncertain vendor commitment--what's a storage manager to think? We help decode the confusion that abounds in this market.

  • SATA drive challenges SCSI functionality

    When it comes to disk drives, suitability for enterprise or desktop applications has little to do with the interface, but with the drive's underlying mechanical platform.

  • Storage managers grapple with Windows

    by  David Braue

    The spread of Windows into ever-more serious applications and the growth of data on Windows servers means that more storage managers are attaching Windows hosts to their SANs. Along with that comes the need to decide whether Windows-based storage management software is the way to go.

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