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Exar expands data reduction options
June 28, 2010 -- Exar is set to release two new PCIe-based solutions for data reduction, both of which are targeted primarily at OEMs and systems/storage integrators.
Virtual Instruments upgrades SAN monitoring tools
June 24, 2010 -- Targeting virtual server environments, Virtual Instruments this week released the 2.0 version of its VirtualWisdom SAN monitoring, measurement and analysis tools, which include software and hardware probes.
Aptare adds SAN fabric monitoring to SRM suite
June 22, 2010 -- Aptare, one of the last pure-play enterprise SRM software vendors, updated its StorageConsole SRM suite today with a range of enhancements and a new StorageConsole Fabric Manager, which monitors changes in the SAN fabric.
Storage highlights from HP Tech Forum
June 21, 2010 -- Hewlett-Packard's key storage announcements at the HP Tech Forum conference this week will be the StorageWorks P4800 BladeSystem SAN, EVA Cluster, and new internally-developed data deduplication software.
Storage virtualization: Benefits and alternatives
June 21, 2010 -- Storage virtualization may seem too expensive for SMBs, yet companies of all sizes can benefit from the technology without breaking the bank, using commodity hardware or traditional storage virtualization engines.
Enterasys manages VMs, storage provisioning in the network
June 14, 2010 -- Enterasys today announced a new "vendor agnostic" data center strategy and a round of enhancements to its S-Series Ethernet switches that help move virtual machines (VMs) and applications around the data center.
Brocade tackles network convergence, VM mobility
June 10, 2010 -- Brocade this week announced its Brocade One unified network strategy for convergence and data center networking.
Permabit deduplicates primary storage
June 7, 2010 -- Permabit branched out from its archiving roots today with the introduction of data deduplication software designed specifically for capacity optimization on primary storage devices.
Weighing the pros and cons of unified computing
June 4, 2010 -- Cisco's introduction of the Unified Computing System (UCS) and its entry into the server market sparked a new arms race in the IT industry and has forced the heavy-hitters -- storage, server and networking vendors alike -- to come up with new strategies for data center convergence.