Storage


Archiving Efficiency: The Key to Green Storage

Manufacturers may redesign their products to improve energy efficiency, but data archival may be the real secret to green storage.

A Tale of Two Architectures

Storage nirvana remains the undiscovered country of the true SAN.

ISE: Building-Block Storage

Why a new technology -- Intelligent Storage Element -- has our storage analyst raving

Scoop on Spectra Logic's Media Lifecycle Management

Tape issues are the result of personnel errors and processes, not of the technology itself.

Xiotech on the Right Path

Ask a dozen executives about the state of storage resource management and you’ll get ten different answers, but one company -- Xiotech -- has shown the way to true management nirvana with its Web services-based management architecture.

Fibre Channel Over Ethernet: The Promised SAN?

Will FCoE, which uses the same cabling as the next generation LAN, rapidly become the storage protocol of choice?

Three Principles of Business Continuity

What does it take to successfully build a business continuity plan? It’s not the technology.



A Nickel's Worth of Disaster

Are you willing to spend a nickel to avoid a data recovery disaster?

A Storage Operating System for the Masses?

Real storage innovation may be happening in software, not hardware

Deduplicaton: Five Key Questions Help You Find the Right Solution

Deduplication on virtual tape libraries is a hot technology. Before jumping in, however, you’ll need answers to five important questions.

Return to Direct Attached Storage for DreamWorks

Is IBRIX truly a vendor-agnostic technology that can dramatically improve data access speeds?

Classify and Move: Getting Stored Data in Order

The B-tree is an endangered species … .thank goodness.

Clearview and Microsoft: An ECM Bright Spot

Clearview may the best value-add to work with MS SharePoint Server

Getting to Green: PG&E Takes Proactive Steps

Is an incentive program the right way to drive increased greenness in storage and server operations?

Three Resolutions for Storage 2008 (Part 2 of 2)

Why storage pros should focus on resiliency, manageability, and their "junk" drawer

Three Resolutions for Storage 2008 (Part 1 of 2)

Why relationship selling must stop

What's In Store for Storage 2008

Disaster recovery tends to become a focus during any period of economic uncertainty -- and 2008 will deliver uncertainty in spades if market pundits are correct.

LTO-4 Security: Are Vendors Fibbing or FIPSing?

Marketing can lead IT down a dangerous garden path when it comes to tape encryption standards

DataCore Has Reason to Celebrate

Once dismissed by the storage industry analyst community, DataCore is enjoying a renaissance in the U.S. market. We explain why.

At the Crossroads: Reengineering Storage from the Bottom Up

How much is storage compromised by simply adding more of the same?