CRN Storage News

  • California Digital Holds Onto Prominent Position
    The latest list of the world&'s Top 500 Supercomputers still has system builder California Digital in its top 10, but at No. 7, so the company&'s president and COO, Douglas Bone could be forgiven for a bit of melancholy.
  • Savvy Storage Startups See Channel As Defining Edge
    A new crop of storage startups has bloomed in the past couple of months. What makes this crop unique is not its sheer number, but the fact that these vendors are developing indirect sales channels as their primary go-to-market strategy.
  • The Lighter Side Of Serious Storage Management
    Storage administrators must find more intelligent ways to manage their burgeoning storage infrastructure but avoid adopting the latest technology just for technology's sake, according to speakers at Nth Generation&'s Summer Symposium in Anaheim, Calif.
  • Otellini Says Intel Will Win Legal Battle With AMD
    Intel CEO Paul Otellini on Tuesday dismissed charges from Advanced Micro Devices that it illegally dampened competition in the microprocessor market. He also said Intel only agreed to sanctions in a recent ruling in Japan in an effort to resolve the legal battle.
  • Sweeping Reorg Expected At HP
    Hewlett-Packard is expected to launch a much-anticipated restructuring in the week that follows, according to several reports and Wall Street analysts
  • 8 x 8's Virtual Office Has It All For Less
    The high cost of PBX-based telephone technology has prevented many small businesses from adopting advanced telecommunications solutions, despite the potential of advanced phone systems to boost their competitiveness.
  • Bundles Intended To Ease Integration Of SAS Drives
    A number of storage vendors have gotten together to present product bundles aimed at making it easier for custom-system builders to integrate serial-attached SCSI-format hard drives into their servers.
  • Steady As She Goes For IT Spending
    Small businesses remain optimistic about the near-term outlook for the economy, and this is translating into solid expectations for IT spending over the next few months.
  • Tape Still Drives Backup Space
    Hewlett-Packard is moving to convince the channel that tape is still the best backup solution for the small-business space.
  • Product Pick: DoubleLook
    In a perfect world, everything would communicate seamlessly. Take, for instance, the various e-mail and scheduling packages on the market—wouldn’t it be nice if Microsoft Outlook could synchronize with Lotus Notes? Or if Act could communicate with GoldMine, with a touch of BlackBerry support thrown in?
  • HP, Sun Offer Hitachi's Newest Enterprise Array
    Hitachi Data Systems on Monday debuted a lower-cost version of its enterprise-class TagmaStore storage virtualization array -- and invited its friends Hewlett-Packard and Sun Microsystems to the party.