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  • Get the most from a storage RFP

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 3:09 pm

  • METAmorphosis 2003 Storage Q and A

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 3:03 pm

    The Meta Group weighs in on what you need (networked storage) next year and why, and how to talk your business management into letting you get it.
  • Communications tactics that get your tech budget passed

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 2:58 pm

    Three IT pros have some advice for justifying your budget to management: focus on the bottom line, relate the benefits of your work to areas of concern to execs, and get those facts straight.
  • CSC: Tax database should continue

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 2:51 pm

    The IRS has delayed the completion of the project to modernize with its Customer Account Data Engine again, much to the dismay of those who have been working on it.
  • A New appliance to manage storage appliances

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 2:16 pm

    RainStorage NAS management appliance, from Rainfinity, can make NAS data sharing easier by allowing heterogeneous file sharing.
  • EMC rolls out new high-end storage gear

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 2:06 pm

    The high capacity DMX product line offers more capacity and more value, and is based on the iSCSI standard.
  • New storage solution previewed at Linux symposium

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 1:58 pm

    Linux 'kernel hacker' Ben LaHaise has a vision of a reliable, off-the-shelf storage system which would support large capacity, easy implementation and error detection. The system is based on a Linux kernel driver which is expected to be generally available in the next few weeks.
  • IBM to focus on storage software

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 1:44 pm

    Big Blue exec discusses the company's storage priorities: virtualization, storage management, and functionality designed to help companies meet compliance requirements.
  • Z-force delivers next generation NAS

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 1:39 pm

    The company's first product, the ZX-1000 file switch, allows NAS to scale incrementally. The switch, based on industry standards, may help push NAS from closed, proprietary environments to open, scaleable architectures.
  • Data cleansing - more ways than one

    Posted July 30, 2003 - 12:00 am

  • Storage vendor revenue, earnings up

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:56 pm

    Key storage vendors Veritas, Dot Hill and StorageTek have some good news to report this week.
  • Ten questions with Bill Johnson

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:49 pm

    The IT contract manager for Woodside Energy, in Perth, Australia, answers questions about storage contract management.
  • World's most valuable book on Internet

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:45 pm

    The University of Texas at Austin has digitized the Gutenberg, and put it on the Internet , with a CD-ROM in the pipeline.
  • Western Digital takes aim at ReadRite

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:36 pm

    A bankruptcy court has approved the purchase, for $95.4 million in cash.
  • IBM stretches grid business

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:24 pm

    IBM has three major customers using its grid systems
  • Experts react to record-retention rules

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:20 pm

    Analysts from the Enterprise Storage Group, Yankee Group and Data Mobility Group discuss compliance with HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley and SEC regulations, and the impact on backup and retention practices, and IT budgets.
  • Nortel, EMC deliver optical SAN for healthcare provider

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:15 pm

    Baptist Health, an Alabama medical provider, is working with the two companies to replace its multiple T1 lines used to connect data centers with EMC servers and storage management, and Nortel's OPTera Metro 5200 service platform.
  • Storage disaster: Will you recover?

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:09 pm

    The speed of data restoration has often been ignored, in favor of backup speeds. But, restoration is an important part of disaster recovery, and the need is leading more users to look at disk mirroring as an alternative.
  • Microsoft taps Mahoney to head insurance business

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 3:05 pm

    Microsoft has named Dennis Maroney, a former insurance executive, to head its insurance business.
  • Such a deal: Storage on sale

    Posted July 28, 2003 - 2:58 pm

    The insurance industry, along with almost every other kind of business, is absorbing ever-increasing demand for storage. In addition, the industry has been among the first to set the goal of a "paperless" office, and has unique storage requirements from the resultant images, photos and X-Rays. This overview talks to several insurance company's IT execs, who describe their own efforts to implement storage solutions in their businesses.
  • Storage tape format hits milestone

    Posted July 27, 2003 - 10:52 pm

    10 million+ data storage tape cartridges with the Linear Tape-Open (LTO) Ultrium format have been shipped since late 2000 - a possible sign that the LTO Ultrium format may be making headway against rival technology from Quantum.
  • Veritas vrooms

    Posted July 27, 2003 - 10:39 pm

    Veritas reports record Q2 revenues and better than expected earnings.
  • Charles Stevens, Microsoft Enterprise Storage

    Posted July 25, 2003 - 3:11 pm

    Microsoft's vice president of its enterprise storage division discusses trends in the storage market, and plans for Microsoft's products.
  • EMC enters utility computing game

    Posted July 25, 2003 - 3:04 pm

    EMC has introduced OpenScale, which automates billing for networked storage: storage capacity, SAN switches, NAS servers and storage software.

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