Storage Networking World Rocks!

In Phoenix this week, the storage industry gathers at Storage Networking World. Analysts, customers and vendors can eyeball the latest solutions, hardware technologies and industry initiatives.

In Phoenix this week, the storage industry gathers at Storage Networking World. Analysts, customers and vendors showcase the latest solutions, hardware technologies and industry initiatives.

Heres some of the latest news and announcements Updated:

Computer Associates Preps SAN Management Package

Computer Associates International will unveil storage management technologies later this year based on the analogies of administering ordinary networks. These elements include creating uniform policy engines, security, availability, and quality-of-service.

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Kasten Chase Rolls Out SAN Encryption Architecture

Kasten Chase Applied Research Ltd. announced Assurency SecureData, a new SAN encryption option. The scheme uses a 2U rack-mounted server, agent software and PCI cards in a storage area networks servers, and agent software in switches.

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Hitachi Intros Networked-Attached Gateways for SAN

Hitachi this week announced networked-attached gateways using SAN infrastructures. The new hardware is the result of Hitachis recent partnership with Network Appliance Inc.

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Microsoft to Share RADIUS With Switch Makers

Microsoft says the move will help customers secure storage networks.

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Qlogic, Cisco, Others Set on Streamlining Storage

Companies ranging from QLogic to Cisco are readying infrastructure and data-protection hardware to help users take advantage of future standards-based management software and utility-computing concepts.

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BlueArc Adds ATA to NAS Lineup

BlueArc, known for high-performance network-attached storage, is expanding its product scope.

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Storage Web Digest: Iomega Brings High-End Features To Small-Business NAS

Iomegas latest moves in the network-attached storage market include a pair of low-priced products that offer high-end enterprise features. The Windows-based Iomega NAS P800m and P850m servers are being tested by select customers and are slated to ship later this month.

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Storage Networking World: Backup and Recovery Digest

Backup, data recovery and archiving are essential components of any enterprise storage solution. Hardware and software vendors will showcase their latest products on the floor at this weeks Storage Networking World in Phoenix.

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