Storage Soup

October 2009

Storage vendors

  • LiveDrive looks to hop across the pond with online data backup

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 27 Oct 2009
  • U.K.-based LiveDrive, a competitor to consumer online backup services like MozyHome and Carbonite, is getting U.S. distribution thanks to a new partnership with LifeBoat Distribution. Online ...

  • 10-22-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 23 Oct 2009
  • [display_podcast] Stories referenced: (0:22) Cloud storage provider Zetta looks to replace production network-attached storage (3:30) Quantum launches midrange data deduplication backup appliances ...

  • QLogic 'swipes' another FCoE win

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 20 Oct 2009
  • Another piece of the Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) puzzle was put in place today when IBM said it will ship QLogic’s 8142 converged network adapters (CNAs) inside the Power Systems server ...

  • CommVault fires back at EMC's Slootman

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 16 Oct 2009
  • Former Data Domain CEO Frank Slootman, now president of EMC's data backup and recovery division, sat down for a Q&A with that's been getting some attention from the ...

  • 10-15-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 16 Oct 2009
  • Another busy week, and I make my triumphant (if slightly raspy) return to the podcast. [display_podcast] (0:23) Hitachi implicated in Sidekick outage EMC denies blog claim that its SAN was involved ...

  • Microsoft says it has recovered Sidekick data

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 15 Oct 2009
  • The Sidekick data-loss debacle may be drawing to a close. According to a post on Microsoft's website by corporate vice president Roz Ho, We are pleased to report that we have recovered most, if not ...

  • Quantum: EMC customers still want us

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 14 Oct 2009
  • Quantum’s chief marketing officer said it was news to her that EMC customer are swapping out Quantum’s deduplication software installed on EMC Disk Libraries, as EMC division president Frank ...