Storage Soup

August 2008

Storage management and analytics

  • Cisco executive found shot to death

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 28 Aug 2008
  • Detroit police are investigating the Aug. 19 death of Cisco marketing executive Benjamin Goldman, 42, who was found fatally shot outside a strip club called the Penthouse on Detroit's Eight Mile, ...

  • NetApp expert says pNFS not necessarily VMware solution

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 15 Aug 2008
  • After my article the other day about storage pros hoping for a VMware performance boost from pNFS, part of the new NFS 4.1 standard currently being ratified by IETF, I came across a response from ...

  • Brocade increases revenue, market share

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 13 Aug 2008
  • Brocade's earnings report today made it clear it is gaining market share in the Fibre Channel switch competition against Cisco. No surprise there. Cisco's earnings last week disclosed its SAN ...

  • EMC plans SSDs for Celerra

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Aug 2008
  • On EMC's conference call this morning officially launching the CX4, storage division president Dave Donatelli told analysts that SSDs will also be qualified for Celerra NAS systems over the next ...

  • Mr. Backup on Data Deduplication and Compliance

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 04 Aug 2008
  • A couple of months ago, my co-blogger Tory Skyers wrote a post questioning the impact of data deduplication on evidence preservation and chain of custody best practices for e-discovery data. It's a ...

  • Storage Swagapalooza!

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 01 Aug 2008
  • NetApp's gift of a T-shirt the other day made me think about all the other s.w.a.g. I've collected during my time in the storage industry - I've become something of a collector of odd trade-show ...