• November 05, 2015 05 Nov'15

    Multicore processors mark next era of storage

    Multicore processor technology represents not only next era in storage, but that everything old is new again.

  • September 03, 2015 03 Sep'15

    Fibre Channel technology is alive and kicking

    Historically, Fibre Channel technology has been a top choice for enterprises in need of a high-speed interconnect for SANs. With the introduction of iSCSI storage, however, the landscape shifted. Ethernet networking gained acceptance for block ...

  • July 06, 2015 06 Jul'15

    Managing storage for virtual servers

    It's easy to understand why server virtualization has become so popular among IT admins. Virtual servers are flexible, mobile and can be deployed or decommissioned rapidly. However, managing storage for virtual environments can be difficult. Many ...

  • June 10, 2014 10 Jun'14

    Panasas adds 6 TB helium drives, advances RAID to scale-out NAS

    Is it possible to use larger capacity hard drives, yet make them more reliable and decrease rebuild times? Panasas says it is.

  • December 19, 2013 19 Dec'13

    Avago Technologies joins enterprise storage fray with LSI acquisition

    Avago Technologies announced a $6.6 billion deal to acquire components provider LSI Corp. and turn Avago into a major HDD and SSD components provider.

  • October 11, 2011 11 Oct'11

    Nevex adds flash caching software, Overland revamps RAID for SnapServer

    SNW Fall 2011 opens with startup Nevex adding flash caching software to eliminate I/O bottlenecks, and Overland Storage introducing SnapDragon with DynamicRAID.

  • June 23, 2009 23 Jun'09

    Pivot3 and Seanodes increase performance, scalability of iSCSI storage products

    Pivot3 Serverless Computing iSCSI systems get RAID 6e protection and scalability, while Seanodes adds solid-state drive (SSD) support to its Exanodes iSCSI software.

  • June 08, 2009 08 Jun'09

    Fujitsu adds DX60 and DX80 midrange disk arrays to Eternus line

    Fujitsu's DX60 and DX80 replace the Eternus 2000 series with a new single-controller entry model starting at under $6,000, and a new approach to battery-backed cache.

  • April 28, 2009 28 Apr'09

    MAID product roundup

    MAID and spin-down storage systems play into recent green IT and consolidation trends, and analysts predict most storage systems will one day offer the power-saving features.

  • April 28, 2009 28 Apr'09

    MAID technology remains underutilized

    Analysts say MAID is still not fully employed in data centers. But regulations mandating more power savings will help drive the technology, as will the rise of persistent data.

  • January 21, 2009 21 Jan'09

    Post-RAID products

    Some industry observers believe the scale of storage has outpaced RAID's usefulness as a data protection mechanism.

  • January 21, 2009 21 Jan'09

    RAID changes its stripes, but not its value

    RAID systems look a lot different today than they did two decades ago, but the concept remains the same: use multiple drives to protect data.

  • October 09, 2008 09 Oct'08

    Xyratex launches 8 Gbps RAID controller

    Xyratex rolls out the storage industry's first 8 Gbps Fibre Channel RAID controller with disk spin-down and new cooling management features.

  • September 03, 2008 03 Sep'08

    RAID array incorporates 450 GB SAS drives

    Dot Hill builds array using 450 GB drives; Caringo partners with Messaging Architects for end-to-end email archiving; Yosemite adds support for Vista, Windows Server 2008

  • August 28, 2008 28 Aug'08

    Adaptec jumps on 6 Gbps SAS storage with Aristos buy

    Adaptec snaps up ASIC vendor Aristos Logic to try and get a leg up in the 6 Gbps RAID controller market, and may also use its R&D and IP to write to SSDs.