Primary storage devices
- October 24, 2007
The never-ending evolution of storage components such as disk drives, RAID technology, disk arrays and even network fabric hardware is enabling vast increases in storage capacities. This guide focuses on the latest developments in disks, RAID, ...
- October 23, 2007
IBM bolsters DS8000 high-end systems and NAS management application, but it leaves out MAID, data deduplication, thin provisioning and 1 TB SATA drives.
- July 26, 2007
New research into "magnetic avalanches" offers insight into one cause of disk drive failure and could lead to breakthroughs in density, according to experts.
- June 25, 2007
Storage vendors are qualifying new 1 TB drives for nearline and clustered NAS systems to ship later this year. Users want more performance, as well as higher capacity.
- June 19, 2007
HP launched several storage hardware products at its StorageWorks show, but most of them either won't be available or won't have key features until later this year.
- June 08, 2007
Learn about the data storage components that go into an enterprise storage environment, from the basic hard disk drive to RAID, JBOD, disk arrays, clustering and SAN and NAS networked storage.
- June 04, 2007
You have seen my writings on (and may even have heard me speak about) Cross Correlation (CC) analytics engine as a necessary part of a Data Protection Management (DPM) product. DPM products make ...
- May 29, 2007
Brocade announces a number of updates to its products, including deeper integration between its StorageX file virtualization and WAFS products.
- April 23, 2007
Hitachi has taken the wraps off three new products: a 1 TB enterprise SATA disk drive, a 2.5-inch SAS drive and a 300 GB multi-interface drive.
- March 23, 2007
Dell and Alienware have added Hitachi's 1 TB drive to their gaming desktop computers; MicroNet announced that its NAS appliance will ship with 1 TB drives in the second quarter.
- March 09, 2007
Gartner reports that IBM has crept past HP in worldwide external disk storage market share.
- March 08, 2007
I would suggest that perhaps it is time for us to retire RAID in its current form.
- February 26, 2007
HP's new iSCSI VTL devices include automated backup capabilities for users with fewer than four servers.
- February 02, 2007
EMC will use the RSA Security Conference next week to kick off a major refresh of its storage products and announce new integration with IP from last year's acquisitions.
- January 25, 2007
Fujitsu's product development VP talks about the development of SAS, why Fujitsu won't be competing with Hitachi's 1 TB drive and the Star-Trek-like future of disks.