The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Cisco's new director-class switch for storage, unveiled today, increases throughput six-fold and offers N+1 resilience.
By Lucas Mearian | 24 April, 2013 17:40
Huawei Technologies' enterprise division is ramping up its European presence, helped by the announcement this week that SAP has certified the company's servers to run its HANA in-memory platform. Such deals with SAP and other big software vendors will be key for Huawei to succeed in the enterprise.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 08 March, 2013 14:18
VCE said its partnership with Cisco has been unaffected by Cisco's strengthening a reseller agreement with NetApp to sell cloud architectures.
By Lucas Mearian | 06 February, 2013 20:22
Western Digital has acquired data protection company Arkeia Software as it looks to address growing storage demands among small and medium-size companies.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 22 January, 2013 11:52
Either because server disks are full or because virtualization is a natural growth path, organizations large and small are moving toward shared storage. For large enterprises, high-capacity storage-area networks make sense, but what about small or mid-sized enterprises new to shared storage?
By David Newman | 27 September, 2010 15:05
Start-up Nimble Storage came out of the development stage this week with its first product -- an array that combines solid state drives (SSD) with high-capacity, cost and performance serial ATA (SATA) hard drives, acts as primary and backup storage and replicates offsite for disaster recovery.
By Lucas Mearian | 17 July, 2010 05:41
The scoop: FreeAgent DockStar, by Seagate, about $US100
By Keith Shaw | 08 October, 2009 03:56
Network-attached storage (NAS), once only available (and affordable) for enterprises, is becoming more common for small business and even home use. And necessary - if you are looking for secure backups for your data, a single backup disk collecting data once or twice a day is no longer enough.
By Bill O'Brien | 03 August, 2009 20:20