Dell went on a storage-buying spree last year. Do the piece parts now add up to a broader and well-integrated storage vision?
3Par offers highly virtualized storage arrays designed to help businesses treat storage as a utility, meaning they use--and pay for--capacity only as they need it.
With its planned acquisition of EqualLogic, the PC maker intends to make itself a force in what it calls "the iSCSI revolution."
Company introduces a lower-cost way to keep up with data growth without the need for IT expertise. Photo: Dell's new storage system
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Joint offering aims to deliver Dell hardware with Symantec software to protect Microsoft Exchange-based systems.
The computer maker launches software, developed with CommVault Systems, that offers data protection for storage servers owned by small businesses.
The company is aiming the PowerVault 745N network-attached storage server at small businesses and branch offices of big companies.
Microsoft launches the Windows Storage Server 2003 operating system, accompanied by support from companies including Hewlett-Packard and Veritas Software.