Storage Soup

October 2007

Data storage strategy

  • Another day, another unencrypted backup tape lost

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 24 Oct 2007
  • I have yet to get a letter from an institution with which I do business that starts like this: Dear Current or Former PEIA, WVCHIP, or AccessWV Member: We are writing to you because of a recent ...

  • SAS vs SATA: SATA on the ropes.

    Tory Skyers - The Sasha Company 22 Oct 2007
  • Not sure if I mentioned this before, but I'm a geek. I like blinking lights and shiny things. I do math and physics for fun. I'd chose a good computer magazine over Maxim. . .well, maybe not THAT ...

  • Will dedupe get its day in court?

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 10 Oct 2007
  • Data deduplication has been much discussed in the data center for the past year or so, and now is gaining attention in legal circles. Quantum announced Tuesday that it filed suit against Riverbed ...

  • The budget category conundrum

    Maggie Sullivan - SEO/Content Specialist 10 Oct 2007
  • Successful patterns of behavior are repeated. That adage is as good a reason as any as to why storage managers are reluctant to change their storage buying or management practices. Yet fundamental ...

  • How to archive home directories that don’t have AD accounts

    Tory Skyers - The Sasha Company 10 Oct 2007
  • My name is Tory Skyers. Through circumstances not entirely beyond my control (!!) I have been deeply involved throughout my career in various types of centralized and distributed storage. Now, at ...