CRN Storage News

  • Symantec Makes Data Center Bid With Relicore Buy
    Symantec last week reached into the data center by inking a pact for an undisclosed sum to acquire Relicore, a small, privately held provider of data center change and configuration management solutions.
  • DNF Makes iSCSI Play With StoneFly Buy
    StoneFly Networks, one of the original pioneers of the iSCSI industry and recipient of $34 million in venture capital, has been acquired by Dynamic Network Factory, DNF officials said on Tuesday.
  • HP Partners: OuterBay Buy A Good ILM Move
    Hewlett-Packard's acquisition of OuterBay sits well with the company's information lifecycle management strategy, as long as the vendor can find a way to integrate the acquisition into its other storage offerings, according to HP solution provider partners.
  • Davis Continues Push For TAA Revisions
    House Government Reform Committee chairman Tom Davis (R-Va.) assured that progress is under way in the efforts to loosen Trade Association Act (TAA) rules.
  • HP To Acquire OuterBay
    In a move than could boost Hewlett-Packard's database performance by as much as 80 percent, the firm announced Tuesday that it is acquiring OuterBay for its archiving software.
  • EMC's Game-Changer
    EMC&'s rollout this week of its first all-out assault into the small business market with a new Insignia product line and a robust new Velocity SMB channel program is an absolute game-changer.
  • <I>CRN</I> Interview: Joe Tucci, EMC
    “EMC” and “small business” have never really fit in the same sentence. But that is changing with this week's introduction of the company's Insignia SMB program, centered in part around its acquisition of Dantz. Joe Tucci, chairman, president, and CEO of EMC, talked about the program and EMC's first pure channel play with CRN Editor Heather Clancy, News Editor Steve Burke, and Senior Editor Joseph Kovar.
  • Vendor to release entry-level tape autoloader to channel earlier than expected

    Overland: Channel Version First
    Overland Storage is surprising its channel with a faster-than-expected introduction of an entry-level tape autoloader that is also expected to be sold to Dell on an OEM basis.
  • Infrant's ReadyNAS NV is designed, priced for small businesses, yet sports enterprise-class features

    NAS Ready For Small Biz
    So that small businesses can take advantage of storage offerings with a relatively low price-to-capacity ratio, Infrant Technologies aims to turn the storage market around with its new axiom, “big is small,” and its new ReadyNAS NV NAS box.
  • Hopes more speed will attract more customers

    IBM's iSeries Gets A Timely Makeover
    IBM last week refreshed its iSeries lineup with faster processors and a new operating system to better accommodate the nearly 600 new ISV applications added to the platform last year.
  • NetApp Unveils Two New VTLs
    Network Appliance is expected to introduce on Tuesday its first virtual tape library and in the process is helping its channel partners go to enterprise data centers with a product that complements customers&' existing storage infrastructures.
  • 10 Gigabit Ethernet Startup Turns Toward Channel
    Neterion, a maker of 10 Gbit Ethernet adapters that has primarily relied on OEM sales including deals with IBM, Tuesday is launching a professional partners program with the aim of bringing on board 100 partners by the end of the year.
  • EMC Bolsters ILM, Compliance, IP Storage Offerings
    EMC beefed up its information life-cycle management (ILM) offerings with what it called the world's highest-capacity disk array and unveiled enhancements to its compliance appliance and IP storage products.
  • EMC: Great Year In 2005, New Products Thursday
    EMC Tuesday reported a strong fiscal year 2005 and its 10th consecutive quarter of double-digit growth and said that 2006 looks to be an even better year. During the earnings call, Joe Tucci, chairman, president and CEO of EMC, hinted at some new products that his company plans to introduce shortly.