Dell has begun shipping its next-generation iSCSI SAN arrays.
Within days of finalizing its $1.4 billion purchase of
EqualLogic, Dell has delivered the first fruits of its promise to bring
plug-and-play ease to data storage.
Dell launched its EqualLogic PS series of iSCSI SAN
(storage area network) products in a splashy Nashua,
N.H., event that was simultaneously Webcast
on Feb. 4.
"The world will generate nearly a zettabyte
of data by 2010,
and our customers will be responsible for managing the bulk of it," CEO
Michael Dell said during the launch. "We are committed to simplifying IT
and EqualLogic will help us realize that vision for our customers worldwide,"
he said in a press release. Read the full story here.