Fibre Channel FC SAN
- June 17, 2011
Dot Hill adds 3 TB drives, improves remote replication for AssuredSAN entry-level SAN; Symantec survey finds private/hybrid clouds hot topic for IT shops; more data storage news.
- March 30, 2011
Cisco adds Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) support to MDS 9500 storage switch, Nexus 7000 data center switch and NX-OS operating system for multihop FCoE
- March 22, 2011
Associa needed a data storage management overhaul to keep up with years of expansion and a move to a virtual server environment; switches to Pillar Data SAN.
- March 10, 2011
NetApp expands its storage platform by paying $480 million for LSI's Engenio Fibre Channel block storage division. Wants to reach new set of customers with intense block-based storage needs.
- November 22, 2010
Compellent looks to make its SAN arrays a better fit for enterprises, adds Live Volume storage virtualization, higher scalability, and support for 6 Gbps SAS and FCoE.
- September 15, 2010
Brocade rolled out a unified SAN-LAN resource management application that lets customers manage Fibre Channel and Ethernet network devices from one interface in anticipation of convergence around Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE); says 16 Gbps FC ...
- July 29, 2010
VMware certifies NetApp FCoE arrays and Cisco Nexus 5000 switches to work with vSphere in virtual server environments; is the FCoE ecosystem reaching maturity?
- July 14, 2010
NBA's Orlando Magic chooses Compellent Storage Center SAN for its thin provisioning, continuous snapshots, replication and automated tiering technologies ahead of a move to a new arena and complete overhaul of its video system.
- June 21, 2010
Data deduplication, storage virtualization and an iSCSI SAN for virtual desktop infrastructures (VDIs) highlight the news from the opening day of Hewlett-Packard's TechForum 2010.
- June 10, 2010
Ethernet will share a starring role with Fibre Channel in converged storage networking; users should plan for their converged networks and 16 Gbps Fibre Channel is coming as a network interface.
- June 02, 2010
Brocade DCX Backbone now supports 512 8 Gbps Fibre Channel ports; competition intensifies in the Fibre Channel director space as Cisco closes in on Brocade's market share lead.
- May 25, 2010
Violin Memory will offer 20 TB flash capacity in 3U appliance with new Violin 3000 SSD appliance by next year; sees price parity with Fibre Channel SANs (FC SANs).
- May 21, 2010
Brocade's FC SAN revenues declined while Cisco's grew, but analysts say one quarter doesn't prove a market share shift between the storage networking vendors.
- March 01, 2010
FalconStor and startup Violin Memory partner on a SAN acceleration device that uses Flash solid-state drives (SSDs) and FalconStor software to speed write and write performance.
- February 18, 2010
Fibre Channel switch port shipments are expected to increase after first-time decline in 2009, but long-term outlook calls for eventual decline as Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) picks up steam.