Brian Fonseca

Brian Fonseca is a senior writer at eWEEK who covers database, data management and storage management software, as well as storage hardware. He works out of eWEEK's Woburn, Mass., office. Prior to joining eWEEK, Brian spent four years at InfoWorld as the publication's security reporter. He also covered services, and systems management. Before becoming an IT journalist, Brian worked as a beat reporter for The Herald News in Fall River, Mass., and cut his teeth in the news business as a sports and news producer for Channel 12-WPRI/Fox 64-WNAC in Providence, RI. Brian holds a B.A. in Communications from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

AppIQ, Veritas Update High-End Storage Tools

AppIQ Inc. and Veritas Software Corp. are tightening their support of Microsoft Windows environments and third-party storage products to help customers handle applications becoming more dependent on storage infrastructure...

EMC, Netapp Plan Switcheroo

Noel Levasseur needed more storage. Heres the punch line: Having difficulty running his EMC arrays, Levasseur turned to, of all vendors, Network Appliance.Over the last two years, Levasseur, executive...

NextPage Brings Document Retention to the Desktop

Enabling customers and organizations to more easily control document management risk at the desktop level, NextPage on May 22 unveiled its NextPage Document Retention software. The application, which is expected...

Symantec Cries Foul over Microsoft Use of Veritas Software

At odds with longtime business partner Microsoft over an intellectual property disagreement and misuse of its Veritas software technology, Symantec has filed a breach of contract suit against Microsoft...

NetApp Extends Compliance, Storage Management Partnerships

Network Appliance has expanded the reach of its partnership portfolio, announcing separate deals with Symantec and Network Intelligence designed to provide NetApp with a stronger audience foothold within the...

Latest Posts

Top 10 Edge Computing Companies of 2022

Edge computing companies enable distributed computing throughout a network, including to the very edge – hence the name. Rather than process data in massive data...

Tableau’s Jackie Yeaney and Data Society’s Merav Yuravlivker on Improving Data Literacy

I spoke with Jackie Yeaney, CMO of Tableau, and Merav Yuravlivker, CEO of Data Society, about what it means to be “fluent” in data...

Data Mining Techniques

Data mining is the umbrella term for the process of gathering raw data and transforming it into actionable information. Due to the dramatic growth...

What is Data Mining?

As IT departments and businesses across all sectors handle larger quantities of raw data, processes have been created to turn this data into useful...

AIOps Provides a Path To Fully Autonomous Networks

If you’re an IT professional, you’ve heard of AIOps or artificial intelligence for IT operations. The term, originally devised by Gartner in 2017, describes...