Recent announcements from:-320313

Posted on February 16, 2008

RssImageAltText

February 14, 2008

  • The Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) this week announced that the T11 Technical Committee adopted a common addressing structure for the Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) standard. FCIA supporters include Amphenol, Broadcom, Brocade, Cisco, Corning Cable, EMC, Emulex, Finisar, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi Data Systems, IBM, Intel, LSI, Mellanox, Network Appliance, Nuova Systems, PMC-Sierra, QLogic, and TrueFocus. FCoE enables SAN traffic to be natively transported over Ethernet networks.
  • QLogic and LSI will be working together to cross-certify InfiniBand-based storage systems from LSI with QLogic InfiniBand networking products.
  • Moonwalk, the Australian developer of all-inclusive data management and protection software, has signed 15 US channel partners through The Lauffin Group since the two companies entered into a definitive reseller referral agreement last October. Separately, Moonwalk has certified Syncsort's Backup Express with its Moonwalk 6.0 software suite, delivering a high-performance, stable, supported, and vendor-neutral archive, backup and disaster-recovery offering for heterogeneous networks.
  • Isilon Systems' IQ clustered storage systems have been tested for interoperability with Enterprise Vault from Symantec.
  • Bell Micro has signed an agreement with long-time partner Hitachi Data Systems to distribute the new Hitachi Simple Modular Storage 100 product line.
  • CipherMax's CM140T storage security solution and KeyCruiser lifecycle management system have been certified with the HP TAC Partner Program for HP Storage Works VTLs.
  • Atempo has acquired Lighthouse Global Technologies, developer of E-Trail Digital Archive, an open architecture e-mail archiving solution.
  • Voltaire Ltd., a provider of grid backbone solutions for the data center, has renewed its OEM contract with IBM through 2010 and introduced two new products into the IBM BladeCenter product portfolio.



Comment and Contribute
(Maximum characters: 1200). You have
characters left.

InfoStor Article Categories:

SAN - Storage Area Network   Disk Arrays
NAS - Network Attached Storage   Storage Blogs
Storage Management   Archived Issues
Backup and Recovery   Data Storage Archives