Storage Soup

July 2007

Data storage strategy

  • HP, Quantum in cahoots for LTO-5

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 20 Jul 2007
  • HP and Quantum put out a press release very quietly a week ago (it crossed the wire at 2:30 on a summer Friday afternoon; hard to fly much farther below the radar than that) announcing that they ...

  • Not perfect, but good enough

    Maggie Sullivan - SEO/Content Specialist 20 Jul 2007
  • Storage system-based asynchronous replication isn’t perfect, but for many corporations it is good enough. Having just completed researching and writing a feature on the topic of storage ...

  • Hitachi admits storage virtualization might not be for everyone

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 16 Jul 2007
  • Generally the drumbeat of messaging from HDS is as constant as a metronome: array-based virtualization is the answer. Storage virtualization will heal your environment, bring about peace in the ...

  • Simpana jumps to the front

    Maggie Sullivan - SEO/Content Specialist 12 Jul 2007
  • 42 man years of work and 18 months of development. That’s the amount of time and effort that CommVault put into its  Simpana 7.0 Software Suite announced on June 10th, according to Dave West, ...

  • The Onion: Internet crashes; all data lost

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 11 Jul 2007
  • I have a hard time imagining that anyone who reads this blog isn't already aware of The Onion, but just in case you missed it, no one in storage--particularly backup--should miss this video report ...

  • All aboard the good ship Brocade

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 10 Jul 2007
  • Nope, not kidding. Brocade has had a boat named after it, specifically this boat: Images courtesy of Brocade It's a 24-foot single-person rowboat suited for crossing oceans; its pilot, Roz Savage, ...

  • Symantec got my juices going

    Maggie Sullivan - SEO/Content Specialist 02 Jul 2007
  • There are few announcements by major storage vendors that really get my juices flowing, and the ones that reveal major new industry or products trends are the ones I find the most thought ...