CRN Storage News

  • Sun CFO McGowan To Retire
    Steve McGowan, Sun Microsystems' chief financial officer, plans to retire in June 2006, the end of the company's fiscal year.
  • Fine Grains Of Backup
    It may be the most heavily marketed acronym in the storage and backup market since ILM. But unlike information life-cycle management, continuous data protection (CDP) is here and now, with real products that don't require the forklift upgrades, major rethinking of how storage resources are deployed, or what policies will guide long-term archiving practices.
  • AMD Goes Commercial
    Advanced Micro Devices is for the first time supporting VARs and integrators with a dedicated channel program, as the microprocessor maker works to deepen its penetration into the commercial market.
  • No Easy Street
    Jim Perrier sets off to work in an old Toyota 4-Runner every morning that his wife keeps begging him to replace. He keeps saying no because he likes the truck and, besides, you don&t get rid of something just because it&s a little banged up. That&s the way it is in Louisiana.
  • Measuring The Toll
    When Hurricane Katrina cut its swath of destruction through the Gulf region it threw solution providers from Louisiana to Alabama into disarray.
  • Mobile Helps Fuel Intel Earnings
    Intel Tuesday reported an earnings increase of 5 percent for the third quarter, driven primarily by processor sales, particularly in the mobile space.
  • Seagate Breaks Into Half-Terabyte Drive Market
    Seagate has begun shipping half-terabyte hard drives into the channel, following Hitachi to the 500-Gbyte mark, but the vendor is stretching its five-year warranty program to cover a broader technology lineup.
  • ADIC Makes Hostile Bid For Overland
    ADIC, which in August purchased just over 9 percent of San Diego-based Overland's shares, said in an SEC filing on Tuesday that it wants to acquire all of Overland.
  • Citrix CEO QandA: Longhorn Challenge, SMB, and Partners
    QandA With Citrix President and CEO at Citrix iForum in Las Vegas. Citrix Senior Vice President of Worldwide sales and services John Burris and newly apppointed channel chief Mitchell parker also attended the meeting at Mandalay Bay.
  • IBM Adds SMB Managed Services
    IBM will upgrade its SMB Express portfolio this week, rolling out a slew of managed services and targeted vertical solutions for smaller customers.