- September 21, 2009
MaxiScale delivers Flex clustered file system storage software platform aimed at improving performance of Web-based applications dealing with millions of small files.
- September 15, 2009
Intel previews Jasper Forest processor to be released in early 2010, bringing the Nehalem chip architecture to storage controllers for faster performance with lower power needs.
- August 25, 2009
EMC RecoverPoint, Replication Manager and Navisphere will now allow provisioning and replication by virtual machine rather than by physical server or LUN.
- August 25, 2009
NetApp's Data Ontap 8 lets Data Ontap 7G and scale-out Data Ontap GX to share a code base, but not all features have been integrated. NetApp also adds Data Motion migration application, Flash performance application module and new DS4243 SAS/SATA ...
- August 20, 2009
Quantum makes NAS-friendly version of its DXi7500 data deduplication device; Xiotech offers Cash for Disk Clunkers program; EMC and Xsigo sign reseller deal; and more.
Sponsored by SolidFire - Hosting 3.0 avoids a “race to the bottom” where the only differentiator between providers is how much cheaper they are. The focus for the 3.0 providers is to create a next-generation data center that leverages advances in automation, orchestration, and performance quality of service (QoS) to truly enable business agility and transformation in the digital economy. See More
Sponsored by NetApp - I recently had an opportunity to interview Lee Caswell, NetApp vice president of Product and Solutions Marketing, about his views on the transition to flash-based systems within the storage industry. Caswell will be a featured speaker at the upcoming NetApp Insight user conference and was a guest speaker at the annual Flash Memory Summit industry conference. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - There are many decisions to make when considering a storage system for the data center, but the one that takes center stage is scope. Will that storage system be a point solution solving a pressing need, or will that system be used as a platform to consolidate multiple storage silos into a single system? See More
Sponsored by Dell - Many companies today are considering a move to the cloud. Organizations may believe that a hosted service, such as Office 365, will be easier and or cheaper to maintain than on-prem email. Also, Microsoft and other industry leaders may have influenced a move. Whatever the reason, moving to the cloud isn’t as easy as it appears and results are often mixed if you haven’t adequately prepared your Active Directory. See More
- August 18, 2009
Dell'Oro Group's new SAN 5-year Forecast Report projects Fibre Channel over Ethernet products will see stronger revenue growth in 2011 than traditional Fibre Channel products.
- August 11, 2009
NetApp offers unified target adapter through OEM deal with QLogic to build FCoE adapter into array; will OEM other FCoE switches and CNAs from Brocade and QLogic.
- August 04, 2009
With its low cost and support for large files, Overland's IP-based Snap Server 620 NAS appliance fits the bill for video surveillance cameras at the Rock and Roll Annex, New York.
- July 29, 2009
Managing enterprise data storage more efficiently, Part 3: Reduce operating expenses using technolog
Enterprise data storage managers can reduce expenses through capacity planning, writing scripts to automate storage, outsourcing and taking a long-term view on efficiency.
- July 27, 2009
Storage managers must learn to improve storage efficiency though smarter spending, while taking steps to reduce operating expenditures during budget crunches.
- July 16, 2009
Storage Roundup: Quantum DXi7500 qualified for Symantec OST, SteelEye launches SteelEye Protection S
Symantec verifies Quantum DXi7500 data deduplication works with OST; SteelEye launches SteelEye Protection Suite V7; Incentra uses EMC Avamar for offsite replication; and more.
- July 06, 2009
Looking to outbid rival NetApp, EMC Corp. boosts its acquisition offer for data deduplication vendor Data Domain to $2.1 billion or $30 per share. New offer expires July 17.
- June 30, 2009
Claiming 300 customers, Nexenta is looking to appeal to more traditional enterprise data centers with the addition of new HA features for Sun's open-storage ZFS in NexentaStor 2.0.
- June 29, 2009
Mimosa Systems' NearPoint Version 4.0 data archiving software adds a case management tool, federated search and new capture methods for ingesting data into the data archive.
- June 25, 2009
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport CIO William Flowers discusses keeping his SAN, NAS, backup, and disaster recovery process in flying shape.