CRN Storage News

  • HDS Enhances Content Archiving Solution
    Hitachi Data Systems on Tuesday unveiled an expansion of its digital archiving solution technology and platform support. HDS's Hitachi Content Archive Platform (HCAP) is based on technology the company got with its acquisition in February of Archivas, a developer of software for archiving and searching of data for compliance applications.
  • WAN Plus Storage Equals Opportunity
    Whether for storage efficiency, data center consolidation or disaster recovery, the opportunities to put storage on a WAN are only starting, and upcoming changes in WAN technology will only add to them, VARs say.
  • Roberson Jumps HDS Ship For HP Storage
    Dave Roberson has resigned as president and CEO of HDS after a 26-year career with the company; he will start at HP as senior vice president and general manager of the company's enterprise storage business, effective May 30.
  • Cisco, EMC Partner On Data Encryption
    Cisco Systems and EMC's RSA security division are working together to encrypt data at rest via an add-on card to Cisco's popular MDS 9000 Fibre Channel director.
  • NetApp Expands De-Dupe Capabilities
    Network Appliance this week is bringing its data de-duplication technology to a wider channel and customer base by making it available for use with a wide range of data management applications.
  • Notebook Drive Withstands Free-Falls
    Seagate's Momentus 7200.2 hard drive uses perpendicular recording technology to pack as much as 160 Gbytes of storage into a 2.5-inch hard drive and can secure stored data with the addition of free-fall protection.
  • HP D2D Backup System Catches Eye Of Midmarket VARs
    As data protection and disaster recovery become more ubiquitous in the midmarket, Hewlett-Packard has armed solution providers with a new disk-to-disk backup system, as well as training and marketing incentives to support partners.
  • EMC Adds Bare Metal Recovery By Acquiring Indigo Stone
    EMC has acquired Indigo Stone International, a U.K.-based developer of software for business continuity, server migration and bare metal recovery, and plans to integrate its technology into its NetWorker and Avamar products, CRN has learned.
  • 2007 CRN Channel Champions: Storage
    These storage vendors were this year's CRN Channel Champions in the server-class disk drive, external data backup, network storage and storage management software categories.
  • The Storage Code: Deciphering IT For Profit
    Join CRN's Senior Technology Analyst Frank J. Ohlhorst as he shows how to move new storage technologies from commodity status into must-have specialized solutions that fuel business continuity, compliance, virtualization and growth solutions.
  • Up Selling Storage Solutions In The Midmarket
    You may think you've got storage down pat, but are you ignoring up sell - in all forms? CRN News Editor Steve Burke navigates what he calls "the Midmarket Storage Mess" and begins sorting things out for you and your Solution Provider practice.