Storage Area Network SAN
- February 12, 2016
Pete Peterson, Brocade's global channel vice president, plans to grow the company's partner roster, while planning new features such as a partner relationship management system.
- November 05, 2012
Even with features appealing to the enterprise, Windows Storage Server 2012 will likely remain most popular among SMBs.
- October 09, 2012
Startup GridIron adds a larger version of its all-flash SAN accelerator and new hybrid storage system through an OEM deal with NetApp.
- June 27, 2012
FC SAN loses the title of top overall storage platform choice in our Purchasing Intentions survey, yet it still leads in the server virtualization space. iSCSI SANs, meanwhile, continue to make gains.
- May 07, 2012
Headlines: EMC’s latest VMAX storage is the VMAX 40K; the vendor will officially launch its highest-end enterprise array and Enginuity software at EMC World 2012.
- May 08, 2011
Avnet affiliated resellers can now sell RSA security products. This bid could boost Vblock sales, but channel conflict issues linger.
- March 23, 2011
Headlines: Community management association firm switches to Pillar Data SAN, thin provisioning and QoS to cope with storage challenges after rapid growth and server virtualization project.
- March 07, 2011
With its business shifting from Fibre Channel host bus adapters to converged network adapters, Emulex looks to educate partners more on 10 Gigabit Ethernet issues.
- March 01, 2011
Nexsan rolls out the E series of Fibre Channel and iSCSI SANs, denser versions of its ‘Boy’ and ‘Beast’ systems with an added layer of AutoMaid disk spindown.
- October 06, 2010
Headlines: HR outsourcer switches from HP Co. LeftHand iSCSI SAN to Compellent's Storage Center. The company also adds SSDs to prevent latency problems.
- September 29, 2010
Headlines: Hitachi Data Systems launches the Hitachi VSP, an upgrade to its enterprise storage array; plus, professional services company launches a storage discovery application.
- September 29, 2010
Pivot3, looking to take its serverless iSCSI SAN storage systems beyond the video surveillance market, takes on data protection software partners in hopes of expanding its channel base.
- September 08, 2010
Headlines: According to administrators at VMworld 2010, virtual servers are being used more often by storage shops because they are becoming more comfortable with the technology.
- July 14, 2010
Headlines: Hyper-V enabled an explosives manufacturer to migrate its storage from DAS to SAN; at Ohio State University, the campus communications office is handling backup and archiving of a multimedia-heavy environment with tape.
- June 30, 2010
Headlines: HDS and startups Cleversafe and Nirvanix are strengthening their cloud storage offerings; Double-Take launches Double-Take Flex for High Performance Computing, a diskless iSCSI SAN boot solution for Windows HPC Server.
- May 26, 2010
Violin aims for FC SAN price parity with SSD appliance; Amazon offers lower-redundancy option for S3
Headlines: Violin launches a solid-state storage appliance that it claims could hit a cost-per-gigabyte price similar to high-end FC SAN technology; Amazon S3 cloud customers laud the low-cost RRS option, but it's not clear if RRS will draw a wider ...
- April 08, 2010
Headlines: Cisco launches an 8 Gbps FC switch model aimed at entry-level SANs; Xiotech opens up its CorteX Web service-based API available to developers, for control of ISE.
- January 20, 2010
Headlines: Storage aspects of the extended partnership between HP and Microsoft include an HP LeftHand iSCSI SAN virtual appliance for Hyper-V, similar to HP's VMware appliance; FalconStor and Nexsan add high-availability features and support for ...
- August 05, 2009
Headlines: LSI will add ONStor's NAS to its own Fibre Channel and iSCSI block storage to develop a multiprotocol storage platform; Quantum CEO Rick Belluzzo discusses his data deduplication strategy following EMC's acquisition of Data Domain, ...
- June 22, 2009
Pranah comes out of stealth with a system that combines FC, iSCSI and NAS, and promises resellers 30% margins.
- May 11, 2009
Find out which types of storage buyers are driving iSCSI adoption, how they're doing it and what kinds of problems they're running into, in this drill-down on Storage magazine purchasing intentions survey results.
- April 01, 2009
Headlines: Dell adds SSD support and claims hardware redesign will improve its EqualLogic IP SAN systems; Quantum's deduplicating VTL customers say their systems are slow to recover after power loss.
- November 29, 2007
iSCSI SANs offer SMBs an affordable way for multiple servers to share access to storage. In this Q&A, Henry Baltazar, a storage analyst with The 451 Group, discusses iSCSI SAN advantages, challenges and reseller opportunities therein.
- April 23, 2007
In part one of our Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI face off, an EqualLogic exec makes the case that Fibre Channel should stay right where it is and let iSCSI and 10 Gbps Ethernet take over the channel.
- April 17, 2007
iSCSI vendors charge that a Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) proposal does little to address customer storage networking needs but preserves margins for Fibre Channel dealers.
- April 16, 2007
Know how to secure data storage in both Fibre Channel SAN and iSCSI SAN environments using the authentication, data encryption and zoning tips presented in this Q&A with Himanshu Dwivedi, author of the book Securing Storage: A Practical Guide to ...
- March 08, 2007
As iSCSI deployment grows, especially among SMBs, VARs are finding the most effective ways to present and integrate iSCSI to win business.
- November 15, 2006
VARs and systems integrators seeking ways to add value to technologies like Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) and disk storage, which are seen as commodity based, the solution is right in front of you: IP storage.
- November 01, 2006
Storage area network (SAN) technologies like iSCSI and virtualization can help resellers deliver high return on investment to data storage customers using SAN storage. This guide will help you understand the basic technologies that can make a SAN ...