Protocol wars: Can Fibre Channel survive Ethernet’s assault?

Protocol wars: Can Fibre Channel survive Ethernet’s assault?

Fibre Channel, the high-speed data transport protocol for storage area networks (SAN), is under increasing pressure as data centers move...

May 2nd, 2012 Lucas Mearian

IN BRIEF: HP to sell Clerity mainframe software

IN BRIEF: HP to sell Clerity mainframe software

Clerity Solutions Inc. and Hewlett-Packard Corp. will announce next week an agreement that will see HP selling Clerity’s mainframe rehosting...

September 3rd, 2009 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Emulex has rejected Broadcom’s $925M revised buyout offer

Emulex has rejected Broadcom’s $925M revised buyout offer

Network components manufacturer Emulex Corp. today announced that its board of directors had unanimously rejected Broadcom Corp.'s revised cash offer...

July 13th, 2009 Lucas Mearian

Afore offers WAN gear for data centre backup

Afore offers WAN gear for data centre backup

Afore Solutions is introducing an Ethernet acceleration box geared toward making cloud computing , live migration of virtual machines and...

October 19th, 2008 Tim Greene

EMC adopts Cisco Fibre Channel over Ethernet switch

EMC adopts Cisco Fibre Channel over Ethernet switch

The standards for Fibre Channel over Ethernet haven’t been ratified yet, but EMC Corp. is confident enough of its future...

October 19th, 2008 Howard Solomon

Make more room in your storage arrays

Make more room in your storage arrays

Dell and EMC have taken a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups approach to enterprise storage. The companies co-brand the recently-released CX4...

August 21st, 2008 Shane Schick

EXFO adds more modules for testing networks

EXFO adds more modules for testing networks

EXFO Electro-Optical Engineering Inc. has added two more modules that can be plugged into its handheld FTB-200 Compact Platform for...

July 22nd, 2008 Howard Solomon

New Sun code transforms x86 servers into storage arrays

New Sun code transforms x86 servers into storage arrays

Sun Microsystems is set to unveil Friday open source software that can repurpose any OpenSolaris-based x86 server into a block-based...

June 11th, 2008 Brian Fonseca

Storage Technologies: Storage Virtualization

Storage Technologies: Storage Virtualization

server virtualization, which has dominated tech headlines this year. Storage virtualization – managing a number of storage resources such as...

June 4th, 2008 Dave Webb