CNT makes long-distance connection with TagmaStore
Computer Network Technology Corp. (CNT) has completed qualification with Hitachi Data Systems' new TagmaStore Universal Storage Platform (USP). CNT's UltraNet Edge Storage Router and UltraNet Storage Director provide long-distance remote connectivity for the USP. CNT said this combined storage platform will give customers the ability to connect their geographically separate storage networks for disaster recovery and business continuity.
Veritas picks ApparNet for network diagnostics
After an four-month evaluation, including a 1,000-case pilot project, Veritas chose AppareNet Support as its primary network diagnostic tool to assist users in segregating software problems from network-related performance problems.
Engenio, Brocade find each other compatible
Engenio Information Technologies Inc., formerly LSI Logic Storage Systems, Inc., today announced that the Brocade Communication Systems Inc. SilkWorm 3250 and 3850 switches have achieved compatibility certification. Engenio has previously certified Brocade SilkWorm 3200 and 3800 switches. Both companies claim that the certification brings together technology that will reduce the complexity and cost of a SAN for small- to- medium-sized businesses (SMBs).
Sun preps companies for ongoing data growth
Sun Microsystems Inc. today added five reference architectures to its portfolio of solutions. Sun also announced a new data warehouse world record by breaking the one trillion row threshold -- enough data to track the history of all world financial trades on all stock exchanges, according to InfoSizing Inc. The new set of reference architectures, spanning pharmacy management to document management, provide a methodology that identifies, designs, builds, tests and optimizes Sun technology and third-party business applications for more efficient deployments.
CommVault wins prize for innovation
CommVault Systems Inc. announced that the company has won the Midsize Enterprise Innovation award for its QiNetix unified data management software. The award was voted on by Senior IT Executives from $100 million to $1 billion companies that attended the Midsize Enterprise Summit in San Diego, Calif., an event produced by Vision Events, a Gartner Inc. company.
Microsoft puts Emulex HBAs to the test
Host bus adapter (HBA) and embedded storage switches provider Emulex Corp. announced that its HBAs have been selected for use in Microsoft Technology Centers throughout the U.S. The Emulex LightPulse LP10000 and LP10000DC HBAs were selected by Microsoft for high-performance connectivity and are now fully integrated into SAN solutions at Microsoft Technology Centers in Austin, Boston, Chicago, Redmond and Silicon Valley.