Expert Analysis
Content posted in April 2003
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Auspex Shuts Down
News  |  4/23/2003  | 
NAS vendor files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and lays off most of its employees
Will CA Law Spur Storage Crypto?
News  |  4/23/2003  | 
A new California law could prompt more companies to encrypt storage 'at rest'
Top Ten Private Companies: Spring 2003
News  |  4/23/2003  | 
At last, spring has sprung and the Byte and Switch Top 10 is back. Check out who's in and who's out
Top Ten Freshened Up
News  |  4/23/2003  | 
We've reshuffled the Top Ten Private Companies deck. Who made the cut this go-round?
The Good, The Bad and the way too real
Commentary  |  4/22/2003  | 
Exchange stopped working again. I thought perhaps it was connectivity issues with our ADS server, so I did what any good MS network admin does: I rebooted the ADS server, waited five minutes, and then rebooted the mail server. It...
NeoScale Secures Funding, CEO
News  |  4/22/2003  | 
SAN security startup raises $12M round and puts ex-Nishan CEO John McGraw in charge
Nishan CTO Cuts Out
News  |  4/21/2003  | 
IP storage switch startup loses CTO and VP of engineering Chris Eidler. No big deal?
New content online
Commentary  |  4/20/2003  | 
Hi everyone, We've published the final installment of our April 17th issue today, featuring a review by Dave Molta and Dilip Advani of handheld WLAN analyzers and a workshop on SIP by Peter Morrissey. Plus, we've got the following online...
HP Opens Doors to CASA
News  |  4/19/2003  | 
It's not wedded to Brocade: HP plans to adapt CASA to work with switches from Cisco and others
Storage Standards Solidify
News  |  4/19/2003  | 
SNIA's management standards effort may have hit a tipping point. What's next?
Who's In at InterSAN?
News  |  4/18/2003  | 
SAN management startup searches for new CEO, looking to reach the proverbial 'next level'
So one in five us us has a life?
Commentary  |  4/18/2003  | 
A recent poll by the nonprofit Pew Internet and American Life Project discovered that one in five Americans do not go online, and have no plans to ever do so. And while there's still plenty of folks who are signing...
Re: your last email
Commentary  |  4/18/2003  | 
No doubt, your morning ritual is very much like mine -- it includes wasting anywhere between one to five minutes (sometimes more) sorting through emails, weeding out the actual, important ones from the aggravating Spam. And have you READ some...
Adaptec Flags iSCSI Patent Claim
News  |  4/18/2003  | 
Notifies IETF's IP Storage working group that it has applied for a patent that may relate to iSCSI
Three Days in the Desert
News  |  4/17/2003  | 
News, notes, and quotes from SNW in Phoenix this week. What's with the ugly beige polo shirts?
Candera in the Wind
News  |  4/17/2003  | 
Claims 'network storage controller' works with slew of vendors, but stays mum on box's details
Hifn Targets iSCSI Security
News  |  4/17/2003  | 
Know-how acquired from NetOctave helps Hifn produce its first chips for IP SAN security
EMC's Back in Black
News  |  4/17/2003  | 
Posts small Q1 profit due to cost-cutting and unexpectedly strong demand for high-end DMX line
In the midst of a review...
Commentary  |  4/16/2003  | 
We're well under way of our review of CRM products for NWC Inc. We're feeling the pain of integration and scrutinizing each product as we know you'll be interacting with it eventually. The biggest problem seems to be that the...
Intel, Emulex Join at the Chip
News  |  4/16/2003  | 
In an unusual move for Intel, it pairs with Emulex to create integrated storage chips. Will it succeed?
Users Cheer Interop Demos
News  |  4/16/2003  | 
At SNW, multivendor SAN demonstrations are a hit - but customers are expecting follow-through
StorageTek, Quantum Sue Each Other
News  |  4/16/2003  | 
Tape vendors are at each other's throats with dual patent-infringement lawsuits
EMC Sucks Up Astrum
News  |  4/16/2003  | 
Consolidation in the SRM space continues as Hopkinton makes stealthy buy. What's its strategy?
FilesX, Actona Find Funds
News  |  4/15/2003  | 
Two Israeli storage software startups close small rounds. Can they make the cash last?
Hitachi Gives NetApp Hot Wheels
News  |  4/15/2003  | 
Playing catchup to EMC, HDS ships NetApp NAS gateway that's just like NetApp... only better
Sun Lights QLogic 'Un-Director'
News  |  4/15/2003  | 
Will resell QLogic's upmarket 64-port FC fabric switch, which is almost (but not quite) a director UPDATED 5PM
PMC Goes Loopy
News  |  4/15/2003  | 
Chipmaker claims its FC Arbitrated Loop port-bypass controllers allow fancy features
Cisco Implants IP in SANs
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Goes wide with options for connecting Fibre Channel islands to the IP mainland
Adaptec Shipping iSCSI
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Finally starts shipping its iSCSI adapter. But is it already behind the curve?
Scanning the Airwaves
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Handheld wireless LAN analyzers put monitoring and troubleshooting data about your WLAN directly into your field technicians' hands. We examined four of them and bestowed top honors to AirMagnet's
Invest in a Cable Tester
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
The best insurance for your network is testing, cable by cable. Today's slick standards-based Cable testers ferret out bad wiring.
Absolute Power
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Cyclades' PM8 gives administrators secure remote access to power management.
Retirement Planning
Commentary  |  4/14/2003  | 
You have to continually evaluate new products so you know the options -- should you need to make a change.
Sun Scraps Its Own Linux
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
If you're a Sun customer and/or are interested in Linux, this is good news.
Cross the Platform, Get On Board
Commentary  |  4/14/2003  | 
Clearly, it's time to start honing those cross-platform development skills again.
First-Class IT Service
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
McCarran International Airport's management's commitment to customers, as evidenced in the success of its CUTE program, holds the promise of new initiatives -- from a gigabit network to secure wireless
IT Spending May Surprise Forecasters
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
International Data Corp. has downgraded its 2003 forecast for worldwide IT spending growth.
Cover Your Assets ... Remotely
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
ProMobile USB provides portable, automated backup.
Letters
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Most organizations will not realize the benefits IT can provide until they adjust their business practices.
2003 Server Mystery
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Microsoft is encouraging customers to migrate to Windows Server 2003, but it's not clear why they should.
Big Changes In Store For Enterprise Wi-Fi Networks
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Are you planning to sign a big purchase order for enterprise WLAN infrastructure anytime soon? You might want to hold off until new technology hits the market.
FUDBusters
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Microsoft asks federal appeals court to reverse a lower court's ruling that requires Microsoft to include Sun's Java with Windows XP.
IT Can Deliver the Goods
Commentary  |  4/14/2003  | 
Don't underestimate IT's ability to evaluate technologies based on their financial potential.
Quick Takes
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
We take peeks at NetVision Integrated Security Policy Management 4.0, KnowledgeBase Solutions KnowledgeBase.net 3.0, Interwoven OpenDeploy 5.6 and Sarvega XESOS Studio.
Giving Spreadsheets Extra Juice
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Client and server highlight collaboration and caching.
Air Power
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Las Vegas' MacCarran International airport has more than recouped its investment in common-use equipment, leading the way for other U.S. airports to eliminate proprietary airline systems that track flights, passengers
It's Time To Take a Look At SIP
News  |  4/14/2003  | 
Session Initiation Protocol is finally here, and it works. We examine how this versatile signaling protocol can help you set up collaborative multimedia conferencing and voice enabled e-commerce.
New content online
Commentary  |  4/13/2003  | 
Designing Storage Area Networks
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FibreStream Trickles Out
News  |  4/12/2003  | 
Tiny startup breaks cover, but does the world really need another cheap NAS appliance?
Sanera Turns On the Juice
News  |  4/11/2003  | 
Startup claims its mega-switch delivers more than 2x the throughput of Brocade, Cisco, or McData
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