• September 03, 2008 03 Sep'08

    Call centre operator seeks 25-year archive

    The call centre operator charged with providing a national health care service is looking for an archive that can store audio files for 25 years.

  • September 02, 2008 02 Sep'08


    Ian Yates reviews FreeNAS, a cut of open source operating system FreeBSD that turns old PCs or servers into network attached storage appliances.

  • August 27, 2008 27 Aug'08

    Deduplication helps firm expand data centre into two hot sites

    CMC Markets achieves data reduction averaging 15:1 as part of live replication project using Data Domain deduplication hardware.

  • August 27, 2008 27 Aug'08

    Despite what you've heard, flash notebook era hasn't begun yet

    Even though notebook makers are starting to incorporate SSDs, the real flash notebook era won't begin until we have faster Windows boot times and flash costs drop significantly.

  • August 27, 2008 27 Aug'08

    Storage security ignored, says SNIA security lead

    The Chair of SNIA's Security Technical Working Group says that security professionals don't understand how to make storage a part of a defence-in-depth strategy.

  • August 26, 2008 26 Aug'08

    Sydney school reinvents its backup regimes

    IT staff at Sydney's Macarthur Anglican School share the challenge of managing some very important data, explain how narrow their backup window has become and share their new backup regime.