Tips

  • Stop data leaks by sanitizing media

    Are you doing everything you need to scrub your disks and other storage media of confidential company information? This tip offers some advice on sanitizing media.

  • The business side of storage security

    Be safe, not sorry -- addressing the business side of storage security

  • Staking a claim to global namespace

    Global namespace is the storage management idea of centralizing storage on the file level that allows admins to see distributed storage as one pool.

  • Compliance buying decisions

    Bits & Bytes: SearchStorage.com SAN expert Christopher Poelker walks you through the best methods for making compliance-related storage purchase.

  • Get 'forensic' data for rapid recovery

    Bits & Bytes: A few storage startups are pioneering forensic data, or "rapid recovery" technology, which could allow for easier data retrieval and rollback in case of corruptions.

  • No easy answer for storage security

    Bits & Bytes: Expert Randy Kerns lists four security elements that should be considered when planning a storage security strategy.

  • Compliance drives storage market

    In this research note, Yankee Group Senior Analyst Jamie Gruener describes the storage impact of recent compliance legislation such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

  • Of Sarbanes, Oxley and storage

    Data Mobility Group Senior Analyst and Founder John Webster shares the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act on corporate IT groups and on the storage industry.

  • Compliance report: Healthcare industry

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • Don't give in to e-mail retention hype

    Bits & Bytes: Much is being made about e-mail retention, maybe too much. John Weinhoeft says this may be a good time to review your policy, but don't buy into the vendor hype.

  • Baseline SAN performance before tuning

    Why and how to baseline your SAN before running performance tests.

  • Compliance report: Life sciences

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • ESG compliance report: Conclusion

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • Compliance report: Government industry

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • ESG compliance report: Introduction

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • ESG compliance report: Main themes

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • ESG compliance report: Highlights

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • Compliance report: Financial services

    Analysts at the Milford, Mass.-based Enterprise Storage Group discuss the importance of the latest records retention/compliance legislation and its impact on the storage industry.

  • University learns SAN lesson

    Case Western Reserve University had a highly distributed environment that wasn't passing the storage grade. In order to free admins and maximize resources, CWRU graduated to a SAN.

  • The new federal security rules

    Pick up a ticket and ride the new federal security rules' super train. Expert Jack Scott explains the ins and outs of the new regulations.