Data center storage

  • October 19, 2007 19 Oct'07

    Green storage debate dominates U.K. show

    IT managers in the U.K. are faced with reducing IT energy consumption in light of exploding data storage growth.

  • October 10, 2007 10 Oct'07

    VMware takes on data migration

    VMware supports migrating data between disk arrays with Storage VMotion, changing the equation between server and storage virtualization devices.

  • September 28, 2007 28 Sep'07

    VMware storage headaches continue to plague users

    Widespread VMware deployments are causing storage professionals problems, ranging from grappling with new storage virtualization schemes to wrestling with backups.

  • September 25, 2007 25 Sep'07

    Session downloads from Storage Decisions in NYC

    Download all the sessions that were presented to storage professionals at the recent Storage Decisions 2007 conference in New York City on topics such as backup, data protection, archiving, storage virtualization, purchasing patterns, storage ...

  • September 24, 2007 24 Sep'07

    EMC rumored to buy backup service provider

    EMC has picked up backup service provider Berkeley Data Systems, owners of MozyPro, according to reports on the Web.

  • September 13, 2007 13 Sep'07

    HP sorts out blade storage strategy

    HP scraps plans for a backup blade based on software from FilesX but rolls out a blade version of its AiO storage box. It plans another blade next year based on its low-end VTL.

  • September 11, 2007 11 Sep'07

    Data storage products take center stage at VMworld

    A roundup of product announcements at VMware's annual VMworld conference from data storage vendors looking to take advantage of the server virtualization craze.

  • September 10, 2007 10 Sep'07

    NetApp, HDS tout scaled-down disk arrays

    New offerings are meant to take advantage of storage growth in the midmarket, but experts say the products will still probably appeal most to existing high-end users.

  • September 07, 2007 07 Sep'07

    IDC: High-end storage stalls in second quarter

    IDC reports a lull in high-end enterprise spending in its quarterly disk tracker, with new growth lower in the market; Seagate plans encrypted 1 TB disk drive for PCs.

  • August 30, 2007 30 Aug'07

    User performs data storage U-turn

    U-Store-It, a national self-storage company, decentralized its data centers, migrated data from SAN to DAS and de-clustered Exchange to simplify storage management.

  • August 16, 2007 16 Aug'07

    HDS, HP simplify high-end disk array pricing

    Users of the new USP-V disk array from HDS and the XP24000 disk array from HP will now pay less for attaching external storage, as well as capacity.

  • August 07, 2007 07 Aug'07

    File virtualization becoming a network service

    The $210 million acquisition of Acopia this week marks the third such merger between a file virtualization startup and a networking firm.

  • August 02, 2007 02 Aug'07

    Researchers wrangle petabytes of data storage with NAS, tape

    Scientists at Cern's LHC say dozens of petabytes require custom-built NAS systems and data migration software, but commercial tape drives are mostly up to snuff.

  • July 18, 2007 18 Jul'07

    EMC, HDS kick off thin provisioning cage match

    EMC, trailing HDS with thin provisioning, is sniping at HDS's offering. Meanwhile, users increasingly tune out the soap opera and look to emerging vendors for new features.

  • July 12, 2007 12 Jul'07

    Unorthodox ISPs jump on storage SaaS trend

    As hosted storage gets hot, an insurance broker and an ISP are among the businesses now trying to attract new clients by offering storage software as a service.