Monday, August 29, 2005

Storage By The Cluster

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Computerworld Storage
August 29, 2005
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In this issue:

* Storage By The Cluster
-- Sidebar: Priceline Sees Big ROI On Clustered Storage
-- Sidebar: Definition: Storage Cluster
-- Sidebar: Vendors
* Upcoming IBM Software Continually Backs Up Files

Computerworld Blogs:

* Encryption is NOT a panacea
* Properly managing e-mail isn't an easy task

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Analyst Research: The Clipper Group on CLARiiON AX100
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Strategies for Deploying Blade Servers in Existing Data Centers.
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Storage By The Cluster

Massive throughput and the ability to add capacity on the fly are
making clustered storage an attractive option.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104173,00.html?nlid=ST

-- Sidebar: Priceline Sees Big ROI On Clustered Storage

Priceline.com is finding that switching to clustered storage has
translated into substantial savings.
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104196,00.html?nlid=ST

-- Sidebar: Definition: Storage Cluster

The definition of a storage cluster.
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104175,00.html?nlid=ST

-- Sidebar: Vendors

A list of vendors that offer clustered storage technologies.
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104174,00.html?nlid=ST

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Upcoming IBM Software Continually Backs Up Files

IBM plans to release new software on Sept. 16 for backing up files
automatically on laptops and desktop PCs.

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COMPUTERWORLD BLOGS
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Encryption is NOT a panacea

Well, things seem to have quieted down a bit in the "Raiders of the Lost Data"
saga we were all experiencing over the last few months, but I'm sure it's FAR
from over. When all of these stories were geting a lot of press... Time Warner,
Bank of America, Citigroup and the list goes on, there were countless calls for
encryption of backup tapes ...

http://www.computerworld.com/blogs/node/866?NLT_ST

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Properly managing e-mail isn't an easy task

A recent article in NewsFactor Technology News seems to forget the first rule in
records retention is CONTENT, not CONTAINER. All decisions for retention of
information, irrespective of media, form or format are based on the content of
the information. When an organization develops a ...

http://www.computerworld.com/blogs/node/862?

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