Primary storage devices

  • June 08, 2009 08 Jun'09

    Fujitsu adds DX60 and DX80 midrange disk arrays to Eternus line

    Fujitsu's DX60 and DX80 replace the Eternus 2000 series with a new single-controller entry model starting at under $6,000, and a new approach to battery-backed cache.

  • May 18, 2009 18 May'09

    EMC World 2009: Customers look for more information on Symmetrix V-Max

    Storage admins will explore EMC's Symmetrix V-Max, and watch for updates on Clariion and solid-state drives at EMC World 2009 this week, although the economy could hurt attendance.

  • March 27, 2009 27 Mar'09

    Hitachi delivers 6 gig SAS enterprise drive

    Hitachi GST launches small form factor SAS drive; Xyratex reports rocky financial results; Atto brings out 6 gig SAS host adapters.

  • March 20, 2009 20 Mar'09

    Web-based ticket site picks 3PAR installed 3PAR storage when implementing a new web-based ticket system, claiming it cost less and was easier to manage than competitors.

  • March 11, 2009 11 Mar'09

    Sun flashes new NAND module

    Sun has a new memory-sized Flash module and additional solid-state support across its product line, with rumblings of an acceleration device to follow.

  • February 02, 2009 02 Feb'09

    Seagate announces 2 TB enterprise disk drive

    The new Constellation line of nearline SAS and SATA drives will replace Seagate's Barracuda ES products and include built-in spin-down features.

  • January 29, 2009 29 Jan'09

    PMC-Sierra RoCs Hewlett-Packard servers

    Hewlett-Packard picks PMC-Sierra, and Fujitsu chooses LSI Engenio for SAS devices; Sanrad supports Microsoft's Hyper-V.

  • January 29, 2009 29 Jan'09

    Using direct-attached storage in the SMB space

    SMBs are under pressure to throw over their direct-attached storage (DAS) architecture in favor of consolidated storage area networks (SANs). This piece takes a look at why some applications just work better with DAS in the SMB space.

  • January 23, 2009 23 Jan'09

    Nexsan offers SAS, SATA, spin-down in one box

    The new SASBeast disk array from Nexsan combines multiple tiers of storage with drive spin-down; analysts say we'll see more efficiency-focused products like it this year.

  • January 21, 2009 21 Jan'09

    Post-RAID products

    Some industry observers believe the scale of storage has outpaced RAID's usefulness as a data protection mechanism.

  • January 12, 2009 12 Jan'09

    Seagate ships 15K drives, expects demand to wane

    Seagate releases new 3.5-inch SATA and SAS drives despite its market research showing customers heading toward 2.5-inch sizes and 10K speeds.

  • November 25, 2008 25 Nov'08

    HP storage systems gain ground on competitors

    Hewlett-Packard's midrange EVA and high-end XPS storage arrays outsold systems from its major competitors last quarter, according to HP's latest financial results.

  • November 11, 2008 11 Nov'08

    Seagate pushes encryption for small form factor SAS drives

    Seagate envisions a future of small form factor SAS drives with self-encryption. But that vision is not shared by all storage array vendors.

  • October 29, 2008 29 Oct'08

    Reldata adds SAS integrated storage system for iSCSI, NAS

    With a unified SAS system supporting iSCSI and NAS, Reldata looks to compete in the midmarket with simple management and heterogeneous disk support.

  • October 23, 2008 23 Oct'08

    SGI storage system scales to 1.2 PB in two racks

    Silicon Graphics targets HPC; CloudNAS software helps users store data on Nirvanix storage network; Caringo plans open source interface; Idealstor has 1.5 TB removable SATA disk.