Storage

Essential guide to datacentre convergence

Man in a datacentre
Datacentre convergence may take a great leap forward with FCoE, but few organisations will need this sort of data capacity right now
24 Jan 2012

iStorage Datashur USB review

iStorage Datashur encrypted USB keypad
Encrypted USB drive with physical keypad
23 Jan 2012

QNAP Turbo NAS TS-1279U-RP review

Turbo NAS TS-1279U-RP front
Scalable NAS appliance for SMBs
17 Jan 2012

Microsoft reveals virtualised storage with Windows 8 – but is it too little too late?

Storage Spaces is being pitched to replace Microsoft’s NTFS
09 Jan 2012

Review: Synology DiskStation DS712+

Network-attached storage system offering upgradeable storage with gigabit network connectivity
28 Dec 2011

Morrisons taps SAN for application performance

Retailer monitors traffic at a port level to identify storage bandwidth hogs and prevent arguments between application administrators
02 Dec 2011

Disaster recovery must be board-approved, say experts

At a roundtable held by information infrastructure company EMC, industry experts agreed a disaster recovery strategy will fail without board backing
24 Nov 2011

Review: Promise Technology Pegasus R6 Direct Attached Storage

Promise gives Mac users premier storage kit
23 Nov 2011

Red Hat buys open-source storage firm Gluster

Linux distributor looks to extend big data and cloud computing capabilities
04 Oct 2011

Modular datacentres from HP boost R&D at Airbus

So-called PODs were up and running just four months after HP took the order
29 Sep 2011

Made-to-measure private cloud enables Savile Row tailor to grow

A few internet-connected laptops replaced by co-location servers and storage infrastructure to support retailer’s planned expansion
29 Sep 2011

Analysis: Capgemini supplements consultancy with more cloud services

Global IT services giant about to launch 'storage-as-a-service' offering
23 Sep 2011

Data consolidation case study: British Transport Police

How 40TB of data from 148 sites has been consolidated into a single storage area network at the British Transport Police’s primary datacentre in Camden
22 Sep 2011

Opinion: The recovery position

A sound disaster recovery plan is crucial to business continuity when the unforeseen occurs
21 Sep 2011

Intel Developer Forum roundup

Google, McAfee and Microsoft shared the stage with other industry giants at this year's Intel Developer Forum
16 Sep 2011

Bank of England selects EMC for £1m storage area network

The network must be able to store up to 900TB of data
16 Sep 2011

UK datacentre investment jumps by 25 per cent

UK has spent more on datacentres in the past 12 months than China
09 Sep 2011

Big data part 2: technology

As the requirement for extracting information from huge databases of structured and unstructured data has grown, so technology has evolved to meet the demand
07 Sep 2011

Essential guide to big data: part1

Is ‘big data’ just another marketing bandwagon, or does it hold the promise of practical solutions to real business intelligence challenges?
07 Sep 2011

HP smooths integration complexities with turnkey VMware systems

Virtualisation by fork-lift upgrade
29 Aug 2011

Case study: Medical college transforms IT infrastructure

The Royal College of General Practitioners boosts IT resilience by virtualising its servers and investing in a new disaster recovery solution
17 Aug 2011

UK businesses invest in server virtualisation, but shun storage

Majority of companies undertaking server virtualisation projects, but few embarking on storage virtualisation initiatives, particularly in manufacturing, says NetApp survey
11 Aug 2011

Amazon's EC2 and Microsoft's BPOS are felled by lightning

Important that we learn lessons from these events, says Rackspace manager
08 Aug 2011

How to gear up for dynamic service delivery

Freeform Dynamics’ Andrew Buss looks at the challenges facing network architects
03 Aug 2011