Data center storage
- August 14, 2008
A company leveraged Xiotech's no-maintenance Emprise SAN array and virtualized servers to set up a data center requiring no on-site staff.
- August 12, 2008
Converging Fibre Channel and Ethernet into one network makes sense in theory, but Dell'Oro Group report points out the devil's in the details.
- August 07, 2008
EMC's Documentum to support e-discovery; AmeriVault teams with EMC to offer online backup; Spectra Logic tape library features dual-port FC drives.
- August 01, 2008
When the budget for a new project left no room to add more storage arrays, a NASA center used Exanodes storage virtualization software to repurpose Linux servers as storage arrays.
- July 22, 2008
The acquisition of Foundry matches Brocade's product lines to Cisco's, but observers are concerned about the $3 billion price tag, which dwarfs the $713 million buyout of McData.
- July 07, 2008
Despite Brocade's claims that Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) is still years away from reality, Cisco says it has customers close to adoption on the server side with FCoE storage arrays coming next year.
- June 24, 2008
Proofpoint is the latest security and storage vendor to fish from a teeming pond of smaller email archiving companies.
- June 13, 2008
Mark Ward, CEO of Copan, isn't worried about EMC or HDS offering technology similar to Copan's MAID because, he says, layering spindown onto traditional disk arrays is like putting lipstick on a pig.
- June 10, 2008
Along with upgrading its midrange storage with the FAS3100 series, NetApp adds caching appliances and performance acceleration cards to help eliminate I/O bottlenecks in an HPC environment.
- June 06, 2008
Application-centric storage is close to becoming a reality, according to storage administrators at the Storage Decisions conference in Toronto. But the only way to get there is through a natural storage replacement cycle, rather than rip-and-replace.
- May 27, 2008
Verari integrates Xsigo's I/O virtualization into its blade servers in an effort to reduce connections and increase manageability of I/O between blades and storage.
- May 22, 2008
Iomega talks of developing consumer storage within EMC, including a possible Windows answer to Apple's Time Machine.
- May 13, 2008
With its launch at Storage Decisions of 8 Gbit switches and 8 Gbit HBAs, Brocade claims to provide end-to-end 8 Gbit connectivity, although storage array controllers don't support 8 Gbit yet and Fibre Channel hard drives will probably never go ...
- May 06, 2008
HP's StorageWorks 9100 Extreme Data Storage System, which combines HP blade servers, clustering software and big chunks of JBOD storage, may be HP's answer to EMC's upcoming Hulk.
- April 07, 2008
Verari's new storage blades hold up to 12 TB per 1U vertical enclosure, connect via iSCSI, NFS or CIFS, and allow VMotion for blade servers in high-capacity environments.