Dell has unveiled a series of end-to-end storage portfolio updates designed to advance the Fluid Data architecture and to help customers further optimize data at every point in its lifecycle. “The nature of IT and what a data center should do for an organization is changing rapidly as customers face multiple and often competing models of how technology is delivered — from client to cloud to converged,” said Darren Thomas, vice president and general manager, Dell Storage.… Read More
SAN FRANCISCO – One of the challenges facing businesses of all sizes today is how to corral the terabytes upon terabytes of data that is generated and archived every day. Iomega–a respected name in data storage–has a new tool that just might help meet that challenge, though.… Read More
A new study reveals a rampant scarcity across the globe for the prerequisite skills necessary for a company to capitalize on the opportunities found at the intersection of Big Data and data analytics. … Read More
Virtualization may have answered CIOs’ growing pains in addressing the scarcity of resources minus the exorbitant costs, but failing to look at the technology from a holistic standpoint may cause more problems than solutions, an executive from IT infrastructure provider EMC warned Thursday.… Read More
Network solutions provider Brocade recently announced its expansion to IP networking as it looks to increase its 83% SAN (Storage Area Network) market share worldwide.
Through its acquisition of Foundry Networks, a high-end Ethernet manufacturer, in 2008, officials from Brocade said they are tapping a $26 billion addressable market to offer alternative solutions that are cost effective and practical. … Read More
Natural disasters and calamities gravely affect port operations across the globe, bringing significant losses and damages to shipping processes that take time to recover. In this light, global port developer ICTSI (International Container Terminal Services, Inc.) hopes to achieve 24/7 operations uptime for its Manila flagship port through EMC’s business continuity solutions.… Read More
Despite the growing trend of virtualization among enterprises around the world, global hard drive manufacturer Western Digital emphasizes the indispensable value of internal hard drives in enterprises.
“Even if companies are migrating their data center operations abroad, they’d still need hard drives for simple internal operations,” said Noel Timbol, business development manager, Western Digital, at the launch of the company’s new line of internal HDD (hard disk drive) products.… Read More
Only after the first quarter of the fiscal year, Dell has manifested stronger strategies as the company’s continuously expanding offerings in emerging markets bring increased revenue in their commercial enterprise business.… Read More
The sixth iteration into HP’s StorageWorks XP family of enterprise-class storage systems—HP StorageWorks P9500—will have smart tiering and application performance extenders, which can enhance availability of mission-critical applications and data, an executive revealed recently.… Read More