Storage Soup

June 2009

Data storage strategy

  • 06-25-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 26 Jun 2009
  • [display_podcast] (0:23) DataDirect Networks Web Object Scaler (WOS) challenges EMC's Atmos in the cloud (2:53) Pivot3 and Seanodes increase performance, scalability of iSCSI storage products ...

  • New DR SaaS startup buddies up with Data Domain, offers SLA

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 24 Jun 2009
  • A new private-cloud SaaS player launched this week, with plans to combine VMware and Data Domain products into an off-site disaster recovery service with a money-back recovery time service level ...

  • Adaptec’s assault on batteries

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 24 Jun 2009
  • Are lithium-ion batteries running out of juice as a method to protect cache in storage arrays? There’s probably still a lot of life left in batteries in arrays, but Adaptec today unveiled an ...

  • Caringo offers 4 TB free, plus 'cluster in a box'

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 23 Jun 2009
  • Object-based storage maker Caringo Inc. has released version 3.0 of its CAStor software with new support for virtual machine clusters and a couple of freebies to sweeten the deal. CAStor is created ...

  • Emulex plans cloud HBA

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 19 Jun 2009
  • Emulex has confirmed it is working on a new product called Emulex Enterprise Elastic Storage (E3S), which it describes as "a transparent method for connecting block storage to cloud storage ...

  • 06-18-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 19 Jun 2009
  • [display_podcast] Stories referenced: (0:25) TheInfoPro Storage Study finds firms save money through tiered storage, better utilization (1:36) Cisco sees ratified T11 standard driving adoption of ...

  • Symantec and CommVault tussle over TheInfoPro results

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 18 Jun 2009
  • Nothing like a good vendor fight to keep the week interesting. This time, it's Symantec and CommVault who have been going at it in press releases and statements after TheInfoPro released its Wave ...