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March, 2010


March 30, 2010  9:18 PM

Iron Mountain rolls out data classification for cloud data backup service



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
e-Discovery, Online Backup

Iron Mountain officially launched its new data classification features for its Connected PC cloud data backup service,

March 29, 2010  8:49 PM

Storage parts distributors converge with Avnet-Bell Micro deal



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
storage vendors

Two storage-focused equipment distributors converged today as Bell Micro agreed to be acquired by Avnet for $594 million, $342 million of which will go to pay off Bell Micro's debts. The impact of this announcement is mainly...


March 29, 2010  8:44 PM

Another former EMC’er joins HP Storage



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
storage vendors

The storage Twitter-sphere was abuzz this morning with reports from bloggers attending HP's Storage Day, an event for end-user and partner bloggers to hear about HP's vision for storage. Among those tweets a familiar name began to...


March 29, 2010  7:00 PM

EMC’s Gelsinger coy on platform consolidation



Posted by: Dave Raffo

Is EMC merging its Clariion SAN and Celerra NAS platforms or not? EMC president of information infrastructure products Pat Gelsinger discussed that topic with financial analysts today, and refused to tip his hand either way. Gelsinger spoke about driving synergies between the midrange Clariion...


March 26, 2010  6:39 PM

EMC’s cooking up a new Clariion



Posted by: Dave Raffo
disk arrays, storage vendors; unified storage

EMC watchers are well aware the vendor is due for a Clariion refresh, and industry sources say that is coming early next month. Sources say details on the next generation Clariion will be disclosed in April with the systems going GA in June although some features won’t make it until the...


March 26, 2010  1:25 PM

03-25-2010 Storage Headlines



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Podcasts

[display_podcast] (0:26) Dell brands EMC's Celerra, Data Domain; adds object storage platform (3:27)


March 25, 2010  9:06 PM

Atrato tweaks SSD features



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
disk drives, storage vendors

Editor's note: After this blog was initially published, Atrato alerted us to a misunderstanding about the GA date of certain features. The corrected text is below.   Self-healing array maker Atrato Inc. is finally...


March 24, 2010  1:34 PM

CommVault cozies up to Dell EqualLogic, continues rivalry with Data Domain



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
data deduplication, storage vendors

Dell is trying to stay vendor neutral in its data deduplication strategy, which isn't always easy to do when partnering with data deduplication backup rivals EMC, CommVault and Symantec.


March 23, 2010  2:45 PM

Emulex announces convictions in Chinese counterfeit case



Posted by: Beth Pariseau

Emulex says two men were convicted in China for selling counterfeit versions of its Fibre Channel HBAs. According to the Emulex statement:

Following a complaint by Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), counterfeiters of Emulex Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBAs) were recently...


March 19, 2010  10:53 AM

03-18-2010 Storage Headlines



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Podcasts

[display_podcast] (0:26) LSI delivers Flash-based PCIe card with 6 Gbps SAS interface (1:54) Interlock...

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