Integration software and middleware

  • August 28, 2007 28 Aug'07

    Data archives overview

    When a file is lost due to user error, or data is corrupted because of system problems, the affected data can be restored from a backup. An archive is different from a backup because the data may not be used for months, even years, but must be ...

  • August 17, 2007 17 Aug'07

    HDS, HP simplify high-end disk array pricing

    Users of the new USP-V disk array from HDS and the XP24000 disk array from HP will now pay less for attaching external storage, as well as capacity.

  • August 13, 2007 13 Aug'07

    Data backup copies overview

    How do you choose a storage copy technology? The best choices usually involve need and cost, vendor support, and technological compatibility/longevity.

  • August 12, 2007 12 Aug'07

    Marks & Spencer plans major IBM IT upgrade

    Marks & Spencer will carry out a complete refresh of its IT systems over the next three years with IBM managing the project. IBM will help with the installation of point of sale systems in stores across the UK and Ireland. The project aims to ...

  • August 10, 2007 10 Aug'07

    IBM to enable mainframe transactions in web world

    IBM is improving the scalability of its mainframe transaction systems and is developing interfaces that will enable systems to be used in online environments, such as Second Life.

  • August 09, 2007 09 Aug'07

    Buying Guide for NAS management software

    Learn the key evaluation factors for purchasing NAS management software in this Buying Guide.

  • August 09, 2007 09 Aug'07

    NAS appliance purchase considerations

    NAS appliances are frequently touted for bringing convenience and simplicity to network storage. Appliances include their own dedicated disks for storage and RAID, and most NAS appliances can be upgraded with more or larger disks for additional ...

  • August 09, 2007 09 Aug'07

    Sun adds virtual tape library to Thumper

    Analysts say the combo of FalconStor's software, Solaris and Thumper is a good sign of integration from Sun after a disorganised year, but it's unclear if users will be convinced.

  • August 08, 2007 08 Aug'07

    NAS appliance specifications

    NAS appliances are noted for their convenience, offering dedicated internal storage that is relatively straightforward to identify and manage. The biggest issue for NAS appliances is avoiding network bottlenecks and supporting expansion without ...

  • August 08, 2007 08 Aug'07

    F5 buys virtualisation switch firm for $210M

    F5 joins the storage market with the acquisition of file virtualistion switch company Acopia.

  • August 07, 2007 07 Aug'07

    Application-aware storage promises intelligence and automation

    Storage professionals overbuy both performance and capacity in an effort to forestall potential storage problems. Tiered storage was one way to address this problem -- matching storage resources and costs with the value of data. Today, storage is ...