Data center storage
- June 13, 2008
Mark Ward, CEO of Copan, isn't worried about EMC or HDS offering technology similar to Copan's MAID because, he says, layering spindown onto traditional disk arrays is like putting lipstick on a pig.
- June 10, 2008
Along with upgrading its midrange storage with the FAS3100 series, NetApp adds caching appliances and performance acceleration cards to help eliminate I/O bottlenecks in an HPC environment.
- June 06, 2008
Application-centric storage is close to becoming a reality, according to storage administrators at the Storage Decisions conference in Toronto. But the only way to get there is through a natural storage replacement cycle, rather than rip-and-replace.
- May 27, 2008
Verari integrates Xsigo's I/O virtualization into its blade servers in an effort to reduce connections and increase manageability of I/O between blades and storage.
- May 22, 2008
Iomega talks of developing consumer storage within EMC, including a possible Windows answer to Apple's Time Machine.
- May 13, 2008
With its launch at Storage Decisions of 8 Gbit switches and 8 Gbit HBAs, Brocade claims to provide end-to-end 8 Gbit connectivity, although storage array controllers don't support 8 Gbit yet and Fibre Channel hard drives will probably never go ...
- May 06, 2008
HP's StorageWorks 9100 Extreme Data Storage System, which combines HP blade servers, clustering software and big chunks of JBOD storage, may be HP's answer to EMC's upcoming Hulk.
- April 07, 2008
Verari's new storage blades hold up to 12 TB per 1U vertical enclosure, connect via iSCSI, NFS or CIFS, and allow VMotion for blade servers in high-capacity environments.
- February 27, 2008
BlueArc's CEO talks about a long IPO process, and why you don't need a grid or cluster to manage Web 2.0 storage.
- February 21, 2008
EMC acquired Pi Corp., a company with Microsoft roots that was still in stealth, and has formed a new cloud computing business unit around it.
- February 14, 2008
An HP storage executive predicts that storage blades -- storage devices using the form factor and plug-and-play philosophy of blade servers - may replace disk arrays in the next 18 months.
- January 31, 2008
When IBM, EMC and HP deliver clustered storage systems due out later this year, they'll find that many multimedia companies have already deployed a grid storage system from newcomer Omneon.
- January 28, 2008
Cisco unveils the centerpiece of its unified fabric platform, but holds off on upgrades to its Fibre Channel storage switches.
- January 17, 2008
Two school districts turn to storage SaaS to offer online classrooms and boost security on school computer systems for about $1 per student.
- December 18, 2007
Some users prefer the performance and features of Nirvanix's managed storage service to Amazon's Simple Storage Service (S3).