- June 08, 2009
In his Storage Decisions keynote, Jon Toigo tells admins to be wary of hot technologies and to plan a data protection strategy around a solid business case.
- May 29, 2009
Fibre Channel switch revenues dropped like other storage product areas last quarter, but Cisco's sales fell much more than those of its rival Brocade.
- May 27, 2009
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) will add High Availability Manager to automate failover between USP V controllers; will make data migrations, upgrades easier. Bigger refresh possible.
- May 20, 2009
Acquisition lets NetApp compete in disk-based backup rather than virtual tape library space, but analysts skeptical NetApp's NearStore VTL will coexist with Data Domain offerings.
- May 14, 2009
Hewlett-Packard's Taxonom Software as a service helps companies build taxonomies for data classification and records management. The Web-based service is coming later this year.
October 10, 2014
Sponsored by NetApp - For some enterprises, the move from a legacy IT architecture to a private cloud is an option they continue to evaluate. For the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil, one of the world’s leading research universities, the deployment of cloud services was not just another option but also a mandatory step for improving IT services and reducing costs.
September 24, 2014
Sponsored by NetApp - The National Ignition Facility (NIF) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is home to the world’s largest laser -- it’s over 100 times more energetic than any previous laser system. Scientists at the facility are working to improve our national secu¬rity, better understand the universe and develop the science for renewable energy sources for our future.
September 22, 2014
Sponsored by NetApp - Object-based storage is a form of software-defined storage designed for massive scale, infrastructure flexibility, and extreme efficiency. It has recently been popularized by Web-scale pioneers such as Amazon and Google, each of which faced the challenge of creating multi-petabyte content repositories and managing billions of data objects.
September 11, 2014
Sponsored by NetApp - A key milestone for most cloud deployments is the deployment of self-service access to cloud resources. For cloud administrators, the goal is to automate infrastructure management in order to accelerate provisioning, improve efficiency and simplify operations. For developers and end users, the goal is to remove barriers to access and make the underlying infrastructure all but invisible.
- October 10, 2014 10 Oct'14
- May 11, 2009
Multiprotocol storage arrays, or unified storage, combine block and file storage access protocols. Interest due to cost savings, advances in technology and simpler management.
- May 05, 2009
Sun makes incremental updates to its Amber Road NAS appliances and claims the product line has amassed 800 customers in six months. But will Oracle Corp. approve its future?
- April 28, 2009
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.
- April 22, 2009
Data classification benefits from a team effort between IT and business stakeholders, whether the result is storage tiering, e-discovery or another project.
- April 21, 2009
Permabit offers customers a way to move data off expensive tier 1 storage, claiming it can reduce the cost of storage to less than $1 per gigabyte.