Results for iSCSI
  • Blog Post: Adventures in Hard Drive Decisions: The right thing to store your stuff

    I’ve used this space many times over the past year to discuss the decision process every solution engineer must go through to pick the most appropriate permanent storage for the appliance or compute platform they are working on. The amount of interest in this topic drove me to summarize that work...
  • Blog Post: EqualLogic Dedupe? Check out the Exagrid iSCSI Gateway

    Alex McDonald at Netapp made a few snarky comments today about Dell's acquisition of EqualLogic. As if Netapp should be casting stones about anybody else's acquisitions. Anybody remember Spinnaker ? Dell has made very rapid progress with EqualLogic and now Netapp is desperate to find ways to...
  • Blog Post: Dell storage #1 in service and reliability - Storage Magazine

    Have you seen the latest? Storage Magazine ranked Dell the #1 midrange array provider in service and reliability. With our acquisition of EqualLogic, we turned last-year’s 9 th place ranking into a #1 ranking in product reliability and initial product quality. Hopefully, you didn’t miss Dell’s...
  • Blog Post: Virtualizing Servers? Look At Consolidating Your Storage

    Lot's of virtualization news today. My guess is that most of our readers aren't asking "if" they should virtualize – the benefits from server virtualization and server consolidation are well-touted. One by-product of moving to a virtual server environment is the near-mandate...
  • Blog Post: HP/LeftHand Meet Dell EqualLogic

    HP made an interesting move today with the intent to acquire LeftHand Networks. Obviously HP is coming to recognize what Dell did a long time ago – simple, intelligent, automated storage is what the mid-market wants. That’s why we moved to buy EqualLogic almost a year ago. What really...
  • Blog Post: Get your learn on at Dell Storage Forum Boston

    As if you needed another reason to come to Boston for the Dell Storage Forum June 10-13, we're starting to hear more about the training that will be available during the event. Are you a partner? Come check out the pre-conference training on Sunday. It will give you the training and certifications...
  • Blog Post: InfoWorld review: Dell iSCSI SAN sizzles with SSD, dynamic storage tiering

    Dell EqualLogic PS-series SANs continue to excel with impressive capabilities and automated storage tiering. The new Dell PS-series SAN just received an excellent overall score from the InfoWorld Test Center. Below is an excerpt of this review by Paul Venezia , senior contributing editor of the InfoWorld...
  • Blog Post: The Storage World Descends on Dallas - SNW Fall 2008

    ( editor's note - this post comes to us from Tony Ansley of Dell’s storage product group which will be supporting hands-on labs at SNW next week .) If you’re interested in what Dell is doing with enterprise storage, make every effort to get to Dallas (OK, Grapevine…) for the...
  • Blog Post: Michael Dell Paints His Vision of the Efficient Enterprise at Oracle OpenWorld

    You might think that after two full days of keynotes, breakout sessions, events and meetings at Oracle OpenWorld it would be hard to excite a convention hall full of business and IT leaders, but Michael Dell had just the right formula with: A compelling vision - Redirect IT dollars from management...
  • Blog Post: Video demo - recovering a file system using Dell EqualLogic snapshots

    This video shows how to recover a complete file system (you might also think of it as recovering an entire volume) using the integrated snapshot capabilities of Dell EqualLogic storage arrays.
  • Blog Post: Dell Launches More Servers, New EqualLogic Arrays, New Services

    I won't cover it all here but be sure to click over to our blogging mothership, Direct2Dell , to read about Dell's Fast Track to Efficiency , the theme for Dell's announcement of a slew of new servers, a cool new EqualLogic array for small business and remote offices, and quite a few different...
  • Blog Post: “…head out on the highway…”

    Deeley Harley Davidson has their motor running while eliminating 40% of their physical servers with virtualization from Microsoft. As the exclusive distributor of Harley-Davidson ® and Buell™ motorcycles, parts, accessories, and apparel in Canada, the staff at Deeley Harley-Davidson ® Canada...
  • Blog Post: VMware vStorage Is Here….What Does It Mean?

    ( editor's note - this comes to us from Tim Sherbak - one of our EqualLogic virtualization masters ) As you may have heard VMware recently introduced a new initiative they call vStorage. In a nutshell, it’s all about making VMware work better with storage. Many of our readers are moving...
  • Blog Post: Unified Fabric: What's the Big Deal?

    This Autumn, Dell is rolling out unified fabric solutions based on 10-gigabit Ethernet. Why is the unified fabric such a big deal? Find out over on Direct2Dell from my colleague Sharon.
  • Blog Post: VMworld's Around the Corner - What's Dell Got?

    ( editor's note - this post comes to us courtesy of Tim Sherbak, one of our virtualization gurus ) The VMworld show is next week in Las Vegas and we'll be there in a big way. We'll be there to show solutions highlighting data protection, disaster recovery, consolidation, virtual desktops...
  • Blog Post: Adding SSD to the EqualLogic Line

    With declining memory prices and increasing application performance requirements, Solid State Drive technology has re-emerged as a topic of great interest in the IT industry. Most recently, enterprise-class versions of the technology have been appearing in midrange storage arrays, including the Dell...
  • Blog Post: Simplify Data Protection for Virtual Machines - VMware-Aware Snapshotting for EqualLogic

    Making the move to a virtualized environment has many implications - particularly for your storage. For example, this conversion from physical to virtual has changed the traditional thinking on data protection. Now instead of protecting many disparate physical servers, you're protecting hundreds...
  • Blog Post: Winning the hearts and minds of users – Dell products win prestigious technology award

    The Dell Large Enterprise Product Reviews program gives key IT publications an opportunity to test, evaluate and run our client, server and storage technology through its paces. It is vital to give reviewers a hands-on experience so we can get feedback and third-party credibility. The Dell LE Product...
  • Blog Post: Christy Pooler talks about the new Dell EqualLogic PS-M4110 Blade Array

    We are excited today about the availability of the new Dell EqualLogic PS-M4110 Blade Array—the industry’s only fully redundant, enterprise-class storage array designed to fit inside a blade chassis.* Christy Pooler, EqualLogic Launch Manager, has been involved with this project since it...
  • Blog Post: Dell Storage Vision Day in London

    On Thursday last week, I attended the Dell Storage Vision Day press event. It was held at Chelsea Football Club, which luckily didn't seem to deter anyone from coming! Journalists attended from across Europe, including the UK, Netherlands, France, Germany, Italy, and Russia. We also had a...
  • Blog Post: The Next Step in Your Journey for Efficiency

    I am very excited to tell you about a series of new enterprise products Dell has announced today , including infrastructure management, storage and networking products. These products highlight our continued commitment to helping customer become more efficient. Building on the last three quarters, Dell...