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Wednesday, November 3, 2010
- Data reduction methods for primary storage: Vendor push impacts market
Data reduction methods such as deduplication and data compression have bigger impact on primary storage in wake of Dell, IBM acquisitions of startups specializing in data reduction techniques.
- NetApp dedupe users reduce primary storage needs for VMware VMDK files
Early adopters of NetApp dedupe technology for primary storage note substantial disk capacity savings with VMware VMDK files; say performance hit is minimal.
- Data storage optimization techniques for primary storage gain foothold
Learn why data storage optimization techniques such as deduplication and compression are gaining ground with vendors, and how users are implementing data reduction methods in primary storage.
- Primary storage technologies: HP and HDS ponder dedupe, compression
Vendors such as HP and HDS are in no hurry to offer dedupe and compression for their primary storage technologies; cite data reduction complexity, overhead.
- 40 GbE uptake will ride 10 Gigabit server adoption wave
40 GbE will make its way into data center networks as enterprises adopt large numbers of racks with 10 GbE server connectivity. 10 Gigabit servers will drive up port density and eventually force enterprises to take the 40 GbE plunge.
- Microsoft issues advisory on Internet Explorer drive-by attack
Microsoft has confirmed a targeted attack against a new zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer.
- Glitch author seeks mandated software quality controls
Glitch author Jeff Papows, we learn more about Papows' proposal for an IT Governance Manifesto which would mandate higher standards of quality for life-threatening software.
- Top SearchITChannel.com stories for October 2010
VARs were all about Microsoft in October as the software giant made headlines with Office 365, Ray Ozzie's exit, Azure and the Windows Phone 7.
- Private cloud storage set as goal for Independent Bank; Cleversafe bolsters security for object storage
Headlines: Independent Bank aims for a private storage cloud consisting of bank-owned hardware set up at a hosted environment.
- Telecom VoIP CDR analytics improve service quality assurance, cut MTTR
An advanced analytics engine for VoIP call detail records (CDRs) enabled Momentum Telecom to improve service quality assurance, slash troubleshooting time and pursue new business opportunities.
- Hackers use SEO poisoning Halloween tricks to lure PC users
Halloween-based spam and SEO poisoning was the prime delivery method of cybercriminals pushing fake antivirus and other malware onto PC users.
- SMB email outsourcing guide, and choosing an email service provider
Due to budget constraints, SMBs are turning to email outsourcing. In this guide, learn if email outsourcing is right for you and find tips on choosing an email service provider.
- Implementing data deduplication technology in a virtualized environment
More environments are showing an interest in implementing data deduplication in their virtualized environments. Find out what's driving this interest and what to watch out for.
- The key to a successful virtual desktop environment
If you think you're starting desktop virtualization from scratch, you're wrong. These tools can help you determine how to best move an existing environment to VDI.
- Organisations still wary of virtualising mission-critical apps
Organisations are still wary of using virtualisation for their business-critical applications, according to a survey by Veeam; plus more daily news.