Controller Handles Multiple Hard Drives
NetCell Corp., claims its TurboDisk chip can control up to five hard drives while providing better performance and data protection than RAID Level 5 controllers, at a lower cost.
Is Grid Computing Next Wave?
Although most multiline, multistate insurers are focusing their resources on lengthy policy management and claims systems rebuilds, the next generation of insurance infrastructures will be grid-based, according to experts.
Dell, EMC Talk Turkey
Storage partners give thanks for each other and say new iSCSI products are in the oven
Linux Gains Ground
While still cautious on open source, insurers are seriously studying-and increasingly implementing-Linux-related solutions.
A Moment of Veritas
A Moment of Veritas Veritas tops the ratings in Heavy Reading's latest market perception report... truly
Phoenix Technologies Opens Up BIOS to the Network
For years, BIOS, or basic input/output system technology has been the standard for delivering instructions that tell PCs, servers, and other devices how to boot their operating systems and manage different hardware components. BIOS maker Phoenix Technologies Ltd. opened...
Spam spam spam spam...
We all hate spam, but have you ever stopped to consider just how little we know about it? We focus so much on the hows and whys of bayesian filters and spamtraps that we sometimes fail to ask the really...
Candera Cans SAN Hands
Startup lays off one-third of staff, but CEO says it remains on track for third funding round
Adios After 2 years in the storage saddle, I'm dismounting
IBM, BEA Join In Pursuing New Java Specs
IBM and BEA Systems Inc. introduced specifications that would add consistency among Java-based infrastructure software, and make it easier to use the Java platform within a service-oriented architecture.
Twingo, Aventail Team On SSL VPNs
Desktop security provider Twingo Systems inked a deal Monday with Aventail to integrate its end-point security agents with Aventail's SSL VPNs.
Thanksgiving is almost here -- which means bloated bellies, screaming football fans, mass family gatherings, and midnight turkey sandwiches. Of course, it's also that time of the year where we try to take a moment to think about what we...
New Issue Online
Howdy Folks, Since it's a short week for some of us (with the looming Holiday), we'd like to invite you to check out the entire November 25th issue. Some of the articles you'll find include: ?? Our Look at Utility...
Sun Snares Ex-EMC'er
Fidelma Russo, previously at EMC, joins Sun as VP of quality engineering for network storage
Novell: Open-Source Software Champion
Novell buys SuSE Linux and Ximian, IBM invests $50 million in Novell, and SCO sues everyone who ever looked at Linux. What's it all about?
First, despite the denial of Novell
Next-Generation WLANs: Version 1.0
It's been 10 years since thousands of IT organizations, frustrated by the limitations of desktop computers and mainframes, concluded that the path to progress lay in client/server computing systems. There
Home for Their Holidays
Sure, it's almost Thanksgiving, but what does that really mean for IT professionals? It means making sure that remote access to the network is rock-solid, so that senior execs can
Elevator Company Takes Fibre Channel To The Top
When you're shipping a custom glass elevator to a client, the proper packaging and handling is everything.
And that helps to explain why customer service representatives at Minnesota Elevator Inc.
EXECUTIVE PROFILE: Southern Co.'s Roger Park
Roger Park, 56-year-old Park , manages the servers and desktop systems group that supports server hardware and operating systems for the utility's 750 Windows and 250 Unix platforms.
Choosing The Right Server
How to choose the right server for your needs: We'll take you through some of the key factors to consider before you buy.
Select A Server
Sizing Up Servers: Here are some factors to consider when purchasing new servers.
IBM Gets Behind Linux Desktop
IBM Global Services and Novell SUSE intend to promote new products and programs to push Linux on the PC desktop from obscurity to reality.