Just when we thought EMC’s Symmetrix V-Max and Cisco’s Unified Computing System were the biggest product launches of the month – if not for the year – along comes VMware to up the ante…
Tiered storage environments were introduced to handle and intelligently manage an ever-growing amount of data in data center, as well as to reduce storage costs. However, researchers from Singapore’s DSI intend to push the limits further by combining the high performance characteristics of object-based systems with information lifecycle Management (ILM).
Virtualization has changed data center operations and management. But unless the server and the network become an integrated whole, managing the compute, networking, storage, security and application resources would remain complex and challenging.
When IBM, EMC and HP deliver clustered storage systems due out later this year, they'll find that many multimedia companies have already deployed a grid storage system from newcomer Omneon.
SINA.com relies on meeting the needs of its community of Internet users to secure its growth and continuing success. Its revenue comes from online advertisements, mobile value-added services, search and other chargeable services.
Retailer JCPenney's drive to become energy efficient across the boards includes larger disk drives and storage arrays with solid-state drives in the works.
SmarTone-Vodafone partners with Teradata to deploy third-generation active data warehousing to reduce overheads and enable more targeted marketing.
Customers can now decrease third-party storage capacity for virtual server environments by 35% using NetApp V-Series.
Using Intel solid state drives instead of hard drives produced a 625% reduction in latency for a company that powers Web-based personalized search.
Zegna, the luxury men’s clothing company, has engaged Cable&Wireless to proactively manage its growing international communications infrastructure from its data centers in Dublin and Munich.