Networking hardware

  • October 19, 2004 19 Oct'04

    HP releases low-cost NAS for small firms

    Hewlett-Packard has released a Windows-based storage server product for small and medium-size enterprises with limited resources...

  • September 27, 2004 27 Sep'04

    Fast Guide: iSCSI

    If you need to come up to speed rapidly on iSCSI, you've come to the right place. In this Fast Guide, we touch upon the basics and then we walk you through the pros and cons of iSCSI and Fibre Channel.

  • July 07, 2004 07 Jul'04

    Deals abound for high-end storage

    Think high-end storage is out of your reach? Maybe not. Conversations with several storage buyers recently suggest that vendors are scrambling to give buyers the best possible deals.

  • June 29, 2004 29 Jun'04

    Dance of the disk drives, Page Two

    Dance of the disk drives, Page Two

  • June 03, 2004 03 Jun'04

    Banks put HP archiving appliance to the test

    A Wall Street firm tests HP's archiving appliance for compliance data; plans to migrate from IBM's CommonStore, its incumbent product

  • June 01, 2004 01 Jun'04

    Dell, EMC and Brocade team up on cut-price Sans for small firms

    Dell has launched a storage area network to allow small and medium-sized firms to adopt fibre channel technology for just...

  • May 19, 2004 19 May'04

    LAN-free, serverless and domino backups, oh my.

    In case you've missed anything, here's a roundup of some of the best original technical content that appeared on the week of May 10-14. Tips and Ask the Experts Q&A's cover LAN-free, serverless and domino backups.

  • April 27, 2004 27 Apr'04

    Backup school: Quiz two, answer six

    Here is the answer to Backup school quiz two, question six.

  • April 23, 2004 23 Apr'04

    Packeteer controls apps bandwidth

    Packeteer has introduced a new version of its network optimisation appliance to control applications' bandwidth requirements.

  • February 15, 2004 15 Feb'04

    Seagate touts SAS drives as faster alternative to SATA

    Seagate is set to demonstrate a 2.5-inch hard drive based on the serial-attached SCSI interface. The company says the product will fill the need for a smaller, faster and more reliable alternative to serial ATA disks.

  • February 09, 2004 09 Feb'04

    More questions and answers from SAN school lesson # 8

    Here are SAN School Professor Chris Poelker's answers to more user submitted questions from SAN School Lesson 8, "Tying your SANs together." Q&A's cover topics ranging from what causes SAN problems, to preventing equipment problems.

  • January 15, 2004 15 Jan'04

    Resource guide to disk-based backup

  • November 18, 2003 18 Nov'03

    Gateway unveils San and Nas storage products

    Gateway has launched three enterprise storage devices, including its first entry into the San and Nas market, at the Comdex show...

  • November 03, 2003 03 Nov'03

    Nationwide delays to ensure San success

    A storage area network deployment by Nationwide has fallen behind schedule, but the building society's IT chief said the delay...

  • June 06, 2003 06 Jun'03

    Disaster recovery key theme at conference

    Disaster recovery and back-up were the major issues for users attending the Storage Networking World-Eurostorage conference in...

  • May 16, 2003 16 May'03

    Network Appliance to sell iSCSI array

    Network Appliance is to release an iSCSI-enabled storage appliance in the next few weeks, which will be the first of a product...

  • May 13, 2003 13 May'03

    Cisco pushes products for cable voice and video deployment

    Cisco Systems has begun a major product push to equip cable operators for evolving services such as voice and video.

  • April 29, 2003 29 Apr'03

    EMC to launch Windows-based NAS line

    EMC has struck licensing agreements with Microsoft that will lead to the introduction a new family of Windows-powered...

  • March 31, 2003 31 Mar'03

    Serial ATA takes on SCSI

    Low-cost Advanced Technology Attachment (ATA) disc arrays are already gaining ground in near-line storage and disc-to-disc backup...

  • March 26, 2003 26 Mar'03

    Nortel extends Fibre Channel traffic over Sonet

    Nortel Networks has added Fibre Channel storage over synchronous optical networks (Sonet) to its product offerings.

  • March 13, 2003 13 Mar'03

    CeBIT - Cisco enhances DWDM platform

    Cisco Systems wants businesses to aggregate storage network traffic and other services over the same wide-area fibre connections,...

  • February 26, 2003 26 Feb'03

    HP introduces iSCSI router

    Hewlett-Packard announced a storage device that connects remote servers to a storage area network through the use of the recently...

  • February 13, 2003 13 Feb'03

    Storage protocol approved as standard

    The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) has approved a protocol to help companies run storage networks more cheaply and...

  • January 21, 2003 21 Jan'03

    HP and Microsoft broaden NAS partnership

    Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Microsoft are expanding their partnership on network attached storage (NAS) products to boost sales and...

  • January 16, 2003 16 Jan'03

    HP to resell Cisco's switches

    Hewlett-Packard has become the second major supplier to resell Cisco Systems' line of fibre channel switches.

  • January 15, 2003 15 Jan'03

    CA pushes out SAN management software

    Computer Associates International is shipping a management application that will centralise and simplify administering...

  • December 12, 2002 12 Dec'02

    Swinton goes thin to reduce its costs

    Insurance broker Swinton has spent £2m upgrading its IT infrastructure and implementing thin client technology in a bid to...

  • December 09, 2002 09 Dec'02

    HP and Network Appliance overtake EMC

    EMC was knocked out of first place in key market revenue areas, including network-attached storage (NAS) and open-storage area...

  • December 05, 2002 05 Dec'02

    NTT circuit speeds optical network data

    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) has developed an integrated circuit (IC) that will raise the data transmission speed of...

  • December 03, 2002 03 Dec'02

    Cisco backtracks on IOS security availability

    After announcing a number of security enhancements to its IOS software last month, Cisco Systems issued an alert on Friday that...

  • November 25, 2002 25 Nov'02

    HyperSCSI touted for low-cost SANs

    An Ethernet-based network storage protocol, designed for the transfer of small computer system interface (SCSI) data and commands...

  • November 19, 2002 19 Nov'02

    Dell unveils low-end NAS system

    Dell Computer has released a low-end storage product that completes a revamp of its entire network attached storage (NAS) line.

  • November 14, 2002 14 Nov'02

    IBM revamps NAS line

    IBM has doubled the processing power and capacity of its mid-tier network-attached storage (NAS) array and gateway device and...

  • November 05, 2002 05 Nov'02

    Dell to bring PowerConnect switches to Europe

    Dell Computer is to sell its PowerConnect line of network switches in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) from 11 November....

  • October 30, 2002 30 Oct'02

    Intel expands storage component offering

    Intel expanded its line of components for storage products with a serial ATA controller, an iSCSI storage adapter and a...

  • October 29, 2002 29 Oct'02

    Cisco uses iSCSI for remote server management

    Cisco Systems has unveiled technology that will allow servers to boot up from a hard disk miles away, potentially improving...

  • October 28, 2002 28 Oct'02

    Next step for Common storage management interface

    Simplifying the process of managing multivendor storage installations is a top priority for many IT managers, and technology...

  • October 21, 2002 21 Oct'02

    StorageTek launches ATA disk array

    Storage Technology is to launch a new class of ATA-based disk arrays for fast disk-to-disk backups that will offer high-capacity...

  • October 17, 2002 17 Oct'02

    Storage leaders rally around CIM

    Four data storage industry giants have joined forces to support a proposed interoperability standard and push new products based...

  • October 17, 2002 17 Oct'02

    Quantum restructures NAS operations

    Storage specialist Quantum is spinning off its network attached storage (NAS) unit as part of a restructuring plan that sees the...

  • October 13, 2002 13 Oct'02

    Jamie Gruener's datastore Q&A

    Suggestions for datastore questions from a datastore expert

  • October 04, 2002 04 Oct'02

    Nortel reorganises business

    Nortel is to be divided into divisions serving four main markets: wireless networks; wireline networks; enterprise networks and...

  • October 03, 2002 03 Oct'02

    NetApp bridges the SAN/NAS gap

    Network Appliance has moved into the storage area network (SAN) marketplace with a new server series.

  • September 30, 2002 30 Sep'02

    EMC offers cheaper file-level data storage

    EMC has confirmed that it has enabled the processing engine used in its Celerra network-attached file server to work on its...

  • September 30, 2002 30 Sep'02

    StorageTek doubles storage transfer rate

    Storage Technology has unveiled a new high-end disk array and the industry's fastest, largest-capacity tape drive, capable of...

  • September 27, 2002 27 Sep'02

    Nortel closes ex-CoreTek optical unit

    Nortel Networks is shutting down the optical components business it acquired in March 2000 as CoreTek.