Storage Archives - Page 25

NetWare goes virtual

Novell Inc. launched a public beta of Open Enterprise Server 2 that will run its proprietary NetWare as a virtual machine under the SUSE Linux kernel.Novell president Ron Hovsepian, who took the helm

Published on: April 24th, 2007 Briony Smith

Cisco acquires NeoPath

Santa Clara, Calif. - Cisco Systems has a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held NeoPath Networks, a provider of file storage management solutions.NeoPath's Smart virtualization technology and its File Director line of products are

Published on: April 2nd, 2007 CDN Staff

Affordable NAS

Cisco Systems' Linksys Division has released its first line of network-attached storage aimed at small business and the SOHO market.Called the NSS line, the four-bay Gigabit units come in a series of four

Published on: April 2nd, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

HP unveils latest IT/CE crossover product

Called Media Vault, the product is intended for two markets as a desktop add-on: Consumers and the small business market, defined as 15 users and under. Kate Smith, product manager for consumer desktops

Published on: April 2nd, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

EMC fleshes out UltraScale line

Aimed at mid-sized organizations, the CX3-10 can scale up to 30Tb of capacity with 4Gb per second drive interfaces. Peter Koliopoulos, EMC's vice-president of global channel marketing, said the fact that the CX3-10

Published on: March 15th, 2007 Howard Solomon

Technology as a service

Mark Scott, the former CEO of managed services provider N-Able Technologies of Ottawa, is trying to change the way technology is delivered and consumed.His start up, The Utility Company Ltd., wants to redefine

Published on: March 15th, 2007 Paolo Del Nibletto

Samsung Canada restructures its hard drive business model

Samsung partners are tentative after learning the company will no longer offer its hard drives through Canadian distributors. Instead they'll come its Korean headquarters.For Calgary-based Memory Express, Samsung account for 40 per cent

Published on: October 13th, 2006 Tim Lougheed

Intel expands storage system line

“Its a very flexible platform, one that's made for the channel because it's customizable,” said David Allen, Intel's Toronto-based distribution sales manager for North America.The $3,129 SSR212CC is powered by a single low-voltage

Published on: August 21st, 2006 Howard Solomon

Bull from the entertainment industry

When anti-virus software companies issue warnings about products from a major entertainment company, there's something odd going on. But that's what happened when word got out that a digital rights management scheme on

Published on: July 17th, 2006 Grant Buckler

Deconstructing islands of SANs

Another problem is over-provisioning and buying more storage than is really needed. Poor provisioning can result in data utilization as low as 44 per cent, the real issue is about money. “How do

Published on: July 17th, 2006 Vawn Himmelsbach

EMC builds Smarts

Boston - EMC has unveiled key new technologies the company says will help customers align their IT infrastructure with information assets.“Growth of information is out of control,” said David Goulden, executive vice-president of

Published on: May 23rd, 2006 Buket Oktem

EMC on the prowl

BOSTON - After spending US$4.5 billion in acquisitions over the past three years, EMC's unyielding appetite continues for companies that will add to its expanding portfolio of information storage and management products, services

Published on: May 23rd, 2006 Buket Oktem

Hitachi tops up mid-range storage line

The AMS 1000 offers users the ability to create up to 32 logical cache partitions in 16Gb of cache and support for any two protocols internally without relying on external servers or adapters.“It

Published on: April 20th, 2006 Howard Solomon

Managing the flow

Storage virtualization is a complex name for a simple idea: treat all storage devices and file systems on a network as a single, dynamically managed and provisioned resource.This has turned the storage business

Published on: April 20th, 2006 Matthew Friedman

EMC builds its SMB offering

Based on the company's CLARiiON RAID architecture, the new AX150 for Fibre Channel connectivity and the AX150i for iSCSI offer SMBs the performance, reliability and availability of EMC's large array storage products at

Published on: April 20th, 2006 Buket Oktem