Business Briefs

Brocade announced that Hewlett-Packard will resell the Brocade 8000 Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) switch. Brocade also announced that its 4Gbps and 8Gbps Fibre Channel HBAs have been tested on HP ProLiant servers and StorageWorks MSA and EVA disk arrays.

CommVault and McAfee announced the availability of integrated data and security management features utilizing their respective data management, backup and security products. CommVault’s Simpana software suite has been integrated with McAfee’s ePolicy Orchestrator centralized management platform. Using a built-in connector from CommVault, event information related to backup status can be shared within a custom McAfee ePO dashboard to monitor multiple systems at the same time.

Mezeo Software announced that NaviSite, a provider of enterprise hosting and application services, has selected the Mezeo Cloud Storage Platform to power its cloud storage services.

Isilon’s IQ series platforms and new Backup Accelerator have completed certification with CommVault’s Simpana data protection software. Isilon also announced an integrated enterprise backup solution combining its Backup Accelerator and Atempo’s Time Navigator software.

Spectra Logic is offering Symantec’s NetBackup and Backup Exec software integrated with its line of tape- and disk-based backup products, including the T950, T680, T380, T200, T120, T50e, nTier700 and nTier500.

SunGard Availability Services launched a disk-based, online backup and recovery service dubbed SunGard Secure2Disk. The service backs up data to an onsite SunGard appliance. Before the data is transmitted to SunGard, Secure2Disk deduplicates the data to reduce network bandwidth and storage consumption, and encrypts the information before it leaves the customer’s datacenter.

This article was originally published on July 13, 2009