Data storage which offers multiprotocol support makes its possible to run and manage files and applications from a single device. A multiprotocol storage system also called as unified storage system simultaneously enables storage of file data and handles the block based Input/Output of enterprise applications. Hence, a Unified Storage system consolidates file based and block… More What’s the use of multiprotocol Unified Storage?
Data Center managers are showing a lot of interest in investing in IP SAN, as they are easier to manage, have reduced complications from a dedicated storage network (FC), present the flexibility to provision storage on demand, tender storage segmentation feature and offer non-blocked infrastructure. A TechTarget 2015 Network Infrastructure Survey revealed that FCoE was… More Simpler management motivates IP SAN investments!
StoneFly, a pioneer in offering iSCSI Storage is now offering Cloud Drive services through Microsoft Azure- the world’s leading cloud computing platform. StoneFly’s Cloud Drive features the choice of an enterprise remote iSCSI drive or Scale Out NAS solution in the Cloud. It’s perfect to act as a primary storage, remote backup, remote replication for… More StoneFly Cloud Drive in Microsoft Azure turns live!
Palm Springs known for its scenic beauty depends on reliable supply and clean water to support all those living in its vicinity. These people count on Desert Water Agency (DWA) for all their water needs. The agency works hard to ensure the purity of the water by carefully monitoring and controlling the quality of water… More Palm Springs Desert Water Agency virtualization needs solved by StoneFly IP SAN!
Data Storage Industry is buzzing with the latest that Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) protocol is dead; thus making the future for iSCSI and FC bright. Generally, in the technological world, when a newer technology arrives, the older one gets tagged with a label that its days are going to be outnumbered soon. But in… More Is Fibre Channel over Ethernet dead?
Fibre Channel SAN business is down and that is visible from the recently announced revenue figures of the FC trio- Brocade, Emulex and QLogic. As we have seen with Emulex and Qlogic’s results, Brocade has found growth through better business efficiencies, but the basic FC market is widely seen as a maturing one with little… More Fibre Channel SAN business is down?
Internet Small Computer System Interface, widely known as iSCSI in the field of data storage is a type of technology which is designed to work in tandem with a TCP layer to create the ability to send SCSI commands over a LAN or a WAN. Even though, iSCSI storage has gained traction in enterprise environments… More Here are some misconceptions about iSCSI Storage!
iSCSI Storage has long been regarded as a perfect fit for small and medium scale businesses, than enterprise data centers. This was due to the fact that many storage seekers were in an opinion that iSCSI performance still comes up short compared to FC over the past few years. But in recent times, things have… More Learn why iSCSI Storage is infiltrating enterprise data centers!
Data Storage has become a challenge for big data environments driven by applications such as video surveillance, internet of things and so on. Therefore, storage vendors are coming up with the latest storage solutions which can deal with such environments in an efficient way. One such storage solution used to store big data storage needs… More Cisco launches new range of SAN Switches for Big Data Applications
Fibre Channel, which still dominates over a majority of Storage Area Networks is all set to cater with double speeds. And all the credit goes to to the incoming new technological update ‘Generation Six’. FC networks have long been a standard for SANs, with over 57% of the SAN market storage capacity shipped in 2012-2013 and… More Will Fibre Channel Generation Six update dominate iSCSI in SAN world?