Storage Archives - Page 26

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

NeoScale emerges in Canada

NeoScale Systems Inc. has entered the Canadian market in hopes of signing distribution deals with Tech Data and Avnet and to build a reseller base for its storage security products.For the last two

Published on: March 28th, 2006 Buket Oktem

Nick Lisi returns to EMC Canada

Nick Lisi, former vice-president of sales at SAS Canada, will be in charge of an EMC team that has been reorganized under three groups.These include its Technology Solutions Group, which handles project management

Published on: March 28th, 2006 Shane Schick

Storage goes in another direction

“Before the year is out you can expect the vast majority of our drives to be shipping with perpendicular technology,” said company spokesman Michael Hall.The 5400.3 family includes drives at 160, 120, 100,

Published on: March 1st, 2006 Howard Solomon

Bell Micro takes bite of Apple

The distributor will also make available Apple's Xserve G5, AppleCare, Mac OS X Server, Apple Remote Desktop, and WebObjects solutions to its network of original equipment manufacturers, value-added resellers and system integrators across

Published on: February 28th, 2006 Buket Oktem

Seagate acquires Maxtor for $2B

But if Seagate Technology seals its bid to buy Maxtor Corp. prices won’t continue to fall as sharply and may even level off, according to industry members.With the number of American hard drive

Published on: January 31st, 2006 Howard Solomon

Intel tries to simplify storage

Intel storage, according to both IDC and Gartner research, is placed in the ‘Other’ category when compared to leading vendors in the market, which means it did not crack the top ten storage

Published on: November 22nd, 2005 Paolo Del Nibletto

Open source eyes enterprise

IBM said it was teaming with several other vendors to break down what executives called the last major place for open source to make its mark in the enterprise: data storage.A consortium called

Published on: November 22nd, 2005 Shane Schick

Barracuda drives now all in one family

The company hopes that combining both PC and high-capacity 3.5-in. drives into the 7200.9 line will make it easier for system builders to choose storage.“An integrator is able to qualify and become familiar

Published on: November 9th, 2005 Howard Solomon

WysDM releases new products, updated channel program

A data protection management software company is launching its first product for fileservers at the same time as it opens a search for channel partners in Canada.WysDM Software announced WysDM for Fileservers, which

Published on: November 9th, 2005 Howard Solomon


Gary Bloom has the task of soothing VARs as Symantec creates a new channel program after the acquisition of Veritas, his ex-company. We spoke to him at last month’s partner conference in PhoenixCDN:

Published on: October 18th, 2005 Howard Solomon

Back to expansion mode

It’s been a relatively quiet time for Greg Rokos.President of ESI Tech-nologies, a Montreal-based solutions provider, his company’s last acquisition was in 2001. For a business that has grown to over $30 million

Published on: October 18th, 2005 Howard Solomon

VAR Bits

Symantec/Veritas bundles Cupertino, calif. — Symantec has launched the Symantec Email Security and Availability solution, the first Symantec/Veritas combined product bundle. The new product helps customers meet internal business and external regulatory requirements

Published on: September 29th, 2005 ITBusiness Staff

Dousing a smoking problem

Like many people, Ivan Tingley used to take work home every night.But it wasn’t paperwork the information systems manager for House of Horvath, a Toronto manufacturer, importer and distributor of cigars, was toting

Published on: September 29th, 2005 Howard Solomon