IBM beefs up software-defined storage strategy with updates

IBM Corp. made a focused push into the software-defined storage (SDS) market at its Edge conference in Las Vegas this week, announcing several updates to existing products to include SDS capabilities and some new

Published on: May 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Q&A with Hu Yoshida: Hitachi

A 3Dscaling storage platform that integrates external storage from multiple vendors and extends virtualization capabilities, such as scale up and scale out, to that heterogeneous storage is one of two new products recently

Published on: October 12th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Virtualization should be 3D: DataCore

Storage technology vendor DataCore Software Corp. is touting a three-dimensional approach to virtualization that encourages organizations to address server, desktop and storage concurrently from the outset when building a virtualized environment. Augie Gonzalez, director of

Published on: March 1st, 2010 Kathleen Lau

City of Coquitlam rolls out services-oriented storage

The City of Coquitlam in British Columbia turned to storage virtualization to introduce a services-oriented approach to storage in order to deal with its growing online citizen services and application and database requirements. The city

Published on: February 2nd, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Covenant House finds a home for its data

The decision by Covenant House Toronto to implement a disaster recovery plan about a year ago would ensure that staff had continual access to the organization’s file servers that store information on children

Published on: October 20th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

Network World Canada’s trends to watch: Virtualization

Believe the hype. This was a big trend in ’07, and it will continue into ’08, especially with Microsoft in the game. Microsoft’s Viridian hypervisor is now out as Hyper-V, and is a

Published on: January 7th, 2008 Tim Wilson

IBM aims for better disaster recovery

IBM has enhanced its popular data pooling and storage virtualization software to include business continuity and disaster recovery capabilities, as well as faster performance and support for more storage platforms. The company also

Published on: June 22nd, 2006 Deni Connor

UK virtualization center offers free advice

A Virtualization Academy offering free virtualization advice will be opened in May by consultancy VirtualizeIT. The Vacademy will use a purpose-built virtualization test-bed to boost knowledge about virtualization, among the biggest and fastest-growing

Published on: April 2nd, 2006 Manek Dubash


Troika Networks may not be the first vendor that comes to mind when talking about intelligent storage networks, but it should be: It has been a pioneer in the field since the company

Published on: September 29th, 2005 Mario Apicella