Primary storage devices

  • May 18, 2004 18 May'04

    SNIA updates storage exams

    Will SNIA's new set of storage certifications pad your resume or waste your time?

  • May 06, 2004 06 May'04

    User dumps Fibre Channel for ATA

    Expedient swaps out an EMC Symmetrix for a Nexsan ATA array and claims it has seen no performance degradation. It has seen a massive drop in its cost.

  • April 07, 2004 07 Apr'04

    IBM spawns ESS offspring

    IBM has introduced a smaller version of the Shark Enterprise Storage Server. But how does it compare to the bigger Shark?

  • April 06, 2004 06 Apr'04

    Microsoft chases NAS tail

    Still playing catch-up in the NAS market, Microsoft has fixed Exchange to work on its NAS devices

  • April 02, 2004 02 Apr'04

    HP snubs SATA for low-cost Fibre drive

    HP has opted for Seagate's new FATA drive over the more popular serial ATA drives. What's the deal?

  • March 31, 2004 31 Mar'04

    Hitachi releases durable mobile drive

    Hitachi Global Storage Technologies has a new mobile disk drive that's tough-as-nails.

  • March 29, 2004 29 Mar'04

    Sun lets SATA plans out of the bag

    Sun Microsystems has been conspicuously absent from the SATA disk fray. But, it appears a deal is in the works to make Sun a contender in the low-cost disk market.

  • March 19, 2004 19 Mar'04

    NetApp to reshape its storage architecture

    NetApp has embarked on an ambitious project that will ultimately reshape its file-centric storage architecture.

  • March 10, 2004 10 Mar'04

    At 400 GB, Hitachi DeskStar is new heavyweight champ

    For the second time in less than a month, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies has broken the capacity record with one of its disk drives. Today, it announced an ATA and serial ATA disk drive, the 7,200 rpm DeskStar 7K400.

  • March 08, 2004 08 Mar'04

    Fujitsu doubles capacity of 15,000 rpm drive

    Fujitsu will announce two new disk drive families this week and expects its 147 GB drive will be the highest capacity enterprise 15,000 rpm drive on the market.

  • February 25, 2004 25 Feb'04

    Hitachi announces biggest ever SCSI drive

    When someone says "300 GB drive," you immediately think ATA, right? That may not be the case for long. Hitachi has something else in mind.

  • February 16, 2004 16 Feb'04

    Seagate touts SAS drives as faster alternative to SATA

    Seagate is set to demonstrate a 2.5-inch hard drive based on the serial-attached SCSI interface. The company says the product will fill the need for a smaller, faster and more reliable alternative to serial ATA disks.

  • February 09, 2004 09 Feb'04

    EMC claims more competitive pricing

    Most of the news out of EMC Corp. in the past several months has revolved around software, the company's strategy on information life cycle management, and acquisitions. But now the Hopkinton, Mass.-based storage giant seems to be returning to its ...

  • January 20, 2004 20 Jan'04

    The essential RAID primer, part 2

    Part two of Evan Marcus' essential RAID primier covers more on RAID-0, RAID-6, RAID-7, RAID-S and special combinations of RAID you may want to learn about.

  • December 30, 2003 30 Dec'03

    2003 BRONZE: NetApp FAS200 Series

    Review of 2003 disk & disk subsystems bronze medal winner NetApp FAS200 Series.