Fibre Channel FC SAN
- November 13, 2008
Virtual Instruments launches its Traffic Analysis Point appliance to help companies monitor and analyze traffic on Fibre Channel SANs.
- October 09, 2008
Xyratex rolls out the storage industry's first 8 Gbps Fibre Channel RAID controller with disk spin-down and new cooling management features.
- August 27, 2008
IBM reveals details of a new midrange storage disk array, the DS5000 series, which offers modular upgrade features for I/O, memory and capacity.
- August 19, 2008
Brocade completes the upgrade of its connectivity portfolio with 8 Gbps switch on SAN blade servers, beginning with Hewlett-Parckard's BladeSystem server.
- August 12, 2008
IBM's XIV Storage System offers 50% more storage -- 180 TB -- over the model that shipped when IBM acquired XIV Ltd. in January, but the system still lacks scalability, replication and System z support.
- June 30, 2008
Despite speculation, QLogic isn't killing the SANBox 9000 Fibre Channel switch. It has, however, given up trying to compete as an enterprise director and is setting its sites on SMBs.
- June 26, 2008
Brocade says it will take at least three years for FCoE to emerge as a viable enterprise storage option, while rival Cisco expects FCoE deployment in the next year or two.
- June 20, 2008
When a Boston-based advertising company embarked on a VMware DR project, it began by replacing its legacy EMC SAN with a SAN from Compellent.
- May 16, 2008
Cisco will demonstrate 8 Gbps cards for its Fibre Channel directors next week at EMC World. They won't be available for months, but Cisco is taking a more leisurely approach to the 8 Gbps market than competitor Brocade, saying the 8 Gbit market has ...
- March 31, 2008
Each switch and storage system on the storage area network (SAN) must be interconnected -- usually through optical fiber or copper cabling -- and the physical interconnections must support bandwidth levels that can adequately handle the peak data ...
- March 13, 2008
Virtualization features in Xiotech's Fibre Channel arrays are turning heads in small shops. Ease of use may trump protocols in SAN purchasing decisions.
- February 20, 2008
Apple refreshes its SAN file system software, but dumps its XServe RAID disk array in favor of reselling a RAID disk subsystem from Promise Technology.
- February 15, 2008
According to the latest Dell'Oro Group report, QLogic broke industry records for Fibre Channel ports shipped.
- January 28, 2008
Cisco unveils the centerpiece of its unified fabric platform, but holds off on upgrades to its Fibre Channel storage switches.
- November 28, 2007
When building a storage network from scratch, the Hard Rock Park picked a SAN from Xiotech, citing the product's ease of management and flexibility.