CRN Storage News

  • Dave DeWalt, EMC Software
    The president of the storage giant's software group recently discussed the impact the channel has made on EMC. DeWalt also talked about the Hopkinton, Mass.-based vendor's plan to get partners to participate in 100 percent of the company&'s software business. He spoke with CRN Editor Heather Clancy, Editor/News Steven Burke and Senior Editor Joseph F. Kovar.
  • Broadcom Branches Out
    On the heels of rivals Adaptec and LSI Logic, Broadcom this month is slated to release a new line of RAID controller cards that will support both SAS and SATA disk drives to work in both hardware and host-based implementations.
  • CA's Wily For Web App Wares
    CA is strengthening its Web application management and storage virtualization offerings with the acquisition of Wily Technologies and a partnership with StoreAge Networking Technologies.
  • Chips In 2006: A CPU Road Map
    What do Intel and AMD have planned for the desktop in 2006? 65nm fabrication, more sophisticated multi-core architecture, virtualization and a new 940-pin socket, among other things.
  • Easy Steps To Central Storage
    A new breed of standalone network-attached storage (NAS) devices has arrived. They offer increased storage capacity and the ability to serve up media content, and are as easy to install as they are powerful. By adding one of these NAS devices to your small-business customer's network, you can deliver all the benefits of central data storage, plus offer them a central media server.
  • Avanade, NetApp Partnership Makes Room For VARs
    Avanade is working with Network Appliance to help enterprise clients migrate to Microsoft messaging applications and with related compliance issues, and NetApp solution providers are being invited along for the ride.
  • Seagate-Maxtor: Thumbs-Up
    Though Seagate&'s late December acquisition of rival Maxtor means one less hard-drive supplier, system builders say there&'s not much to worry about. In fact, they say, the deal just may ensure more quality supply as hard-drive makers try to satisfy the needs of the consumer-electronics market.
  • System Builders Weigh In On Seagate's Maxtor Buy
    Though Seagate's acquisition of rival Maxtor means one less hard-drive supplier, system builders say there&'s not much to worry about. In fact, the deal may just ensure more quality supply as hard-drive makers work to meet rising demand from the consumer electronics market.
  • Midmarket Storage Finds The Right Fit
    Putting together a storage network that will win business over that of the competition requires not only keeping up on advances in technology, but also knowing which technologies to use and where.
  • BakBone Unveils Data Replication Software
    BakBone Software on Monday unveiled its first ever data replication software with the help of technology it purchased with the acquisition of Constant Data about a month ago.