Storage Soup

April 2008

  • Further thoughts on self-healing storage

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 11 Apr 2008
  • In case you're like me and can't get enough of the technical nitty-gritty on the new self-healing storage systems from Atrato and Xiotech, here are some tidbits from the cutting room floor so to ...

  • SAS storage on a Windows Vista desktop

    Tory Skyers - The Sasha Company 10 Apr 2008
  • This blog is about three months in the making. First, a bit of background. Several posts ago, I predicted the death of SATA in favor of SAS, which is only marginally more expensive (not talking the ...

  • EMC certifies Exchange competitor

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 09 Apr 2008
  • It's fairly routine for EMC to certify a multitude of different products as interoperable with its own, based on customer requests. But a recent press release about official compatibility between ...

  • HP unveils unlimited online storage for SOHO market

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 08 Apr 2008
  • HP has taken the wraps off a new online storage service for consumers and small offices, called HP Upline. The service has three levels: Home and Home Office, Family Account and Professional ...

  • Riverbed, Silver Peak offered third-party AutoCAD testing

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 08 Apr 2008
  • Wading into bickering between vendors is always fun. My most recent go-round with this has been the AutoCAD compatibility debate between Silver Peak and Riverbed. It began with the difficulties ...

  • Still more followup about Atrato

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 08 Apr 2008
  • After I covered the launch of Atrato's self-maintaining array of identical disks (SAID) product, there were some unanswered questions, which I blogged about last week. Shortly after that, I had a ...

  • EMC hashes out enterprise archiving SaaS

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 04 Apr 2008
  • If you've been following the data archiving and compliance markets, you've probably heard the consensus that the real boom in software as a service (SaaS) will come from small to midsized ...

  • Isilon ‘fesses up

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 03 Apr 2008
  • We've know for a while that Isilon had disappointing sales results in its first year as a public company. Now we know the clustered NAS vendor inflated those lackluster sales numbers through ...

  • The Symantec Shuffle

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 02 Apr 2008
  • It all started, as stories usually do, with a call to PR. A little birdie had told me I might want to follow up on how Symantec is organizing its execs following the departure of Data Center Group ...

  • Fact-checking Atrato

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 01 Apr 2008
  • Soon after filing a story on storage newcomer Atrato and its Self-Maintaining Array of Identical Disks (SAID) product, I started getting little pokes here and there from my analyst friends urging ...

  • HP buys records management partner

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 01 Apr 2008
  • HP announced last night that it has bought its enterprise content management (ECM) partner, Tower Software, Australia-based makers of TRIM Context 6. TRIM is already sold with HP's Information ...