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Quantum and NCS expand partnership
NCS becomes Quantum’s
first top-tier channel partner spanning all of Asia-Pacific.
Equinix expands data centre footprint
The acquisition of Asia
Tone strengthens Equinix’s position in Asia-Pacific and increases its
presence in China.
Seagate joins the HP Proactive Insight Architecture Alliance
Seagate has announced it is a
founding member of the HP ProActive Insight Architecture (PIA) Alliance.
Taming the apps explosion with data centre convergence
The article outlines
the perils of mass application adoption in Asia Pacific and explains why
data centre convergence is one of the methods that CIOs can consider when
tackling the proliferation of data.
Businesses more confident in their backup and DR capabilities
Confidence levels of
6000 SMBs worldwide increase 14% according to the Acronis Global Disaster
Recovery Index 2012.
APEJ storage software market to reach US$1637m by 2015
virtualisation are the major growth catalysts for APEJ storage software
market, says research firm IDC.
establishes specialised Data Centre Software business
The Data Centre
Software business will be responsible for advancing all software and
management systems for the data centre physical infrastructure.
and IBM extend interoperability licensing agreement
The licensing agreement
provides EMC with certain interfaces for storage interoperability and
technical support for the IBM i operating environment.
Asian data centre market in bearish mood
outnumber forecasts and trend set to continue throughout 2010, survey
Enterprises drowning in their own application data
OAUG survey reveals the
need for a more focused effort toward applying ILM techniques to databases
and applications to proactively manage data growth.
and NetApp extend partnership
The companies are integrating
CA’s virtualisation, automation and service assurance offerings with
NetApp’s storage management solutions.
OPUS IT Services partners Hie Electronics
OPUS partners with Hie Electronics to
make TeraStack Solution available as an optical data storage and disaster
recovery solution throughout Southeast Asia.
unveils FAST technology
EMC FAST technology combines the
performance benefits of enterprise flash drives with the cost benefits of
high capacity SATA disk drives.
and NetApp announce new strategic partnership
This new partnership delivers server,
network and storage provisioning and management for cloud environments.
Extreme Networks-Scale Computing joint marketing agreement
Companies sign joint marketing
agreement to provide economically attractive storage and networking
solutions for health care providers and SMBs.
buys Data Domain
The acquisition will help accelerate
EMC’s pace of expansion and leadership in next-generation disk-based backup
and archive market.
Hitachi Data Systems offers free storage virtualisation
Switch it On programme enables
customers to increase return on storage assets, recover up to 50% of unused
releases first open source standard for storage encryption solutions
Customers can now consolidate Sun
Crypto-Key Management System and Key Manager Solutions across multiple
Fujitsu, Toshiba agree on HDD business transfer
Fujitsu will transfer to Toshiba its
HDD design, development, manufacturing, sales, and all other functions
currently carried out by Fujitsu and Fujitsu Group companies.
Hitachi Data Systems’ new Business Solutions Centre and ASEAN HQ
The new BSC and ASEAN HQ will serve as
a demonstration showcase, training facility and certification centre for
customers and partners.
extends distributor network to Singapore
Isolectra Far East to distribute and
market UIT's products, leveraging on its extensive list of resellers and its
strengths in marketing and technical support.
forms Decho to address growing personal information challenge
New subsidiary to deliver on the
promise of cloud-based personal information management.
achieves compatibility with VMware Site Recovery Manager
The joint Hitachi Data Systems and
VMware solution offers customers an end-to-end, robust business continuity
strategy for their virtual infrastructures.
Data recovery – A safety net for insurance
Protect your business by making sure
that data recovery is part of the equation, advises Kroll Ontrack general
manager Adrian Broscoe.
Mid-year data management resolution review
Kroll Ontrack launches mid-year
barometer checklist, enabling managers to take stock mid-year to track their
progress in managing business data.
SAVVIS opens new data centre space in Singapore
Newly expanded facility delivers full
suite of managed IT infrastructure services and provides low latency access
to the Singapore Exchange.
Centre Alliance to provide one-stop-shop solution
This Data Centre Alliance sets
precedence for ASEAN data centre service providers to join forces and
collaborate in enabling region’s enterprises.
Brocade, EMC announce collaborative development effort
Expanded relationship to focus on
joint development of robust encryption and key management solutions for
next-gen data centre fabrics.
Fujitsu Asia announces ACA Pacific as official distributor
With the appointment, ACA Pacific will
tap on its reseller network to distribute Fujitsu Asia’s servers and storage
devices in Singapore.
Fujitsu Asia releases HDDs with 256-bit AES support
With on-board AES support, the HDDs
automatically encrypt and decrypt data during read and write operations
introduces new open archive solutions
Sun StorageTek SL3000 modular storage
library delivers enterprise-class availability and features like
non-disruptive capacity and performance scalability.
Fujitsu Asia releases MHZ2 BT series SATA HDDs
Incorporating a 2.5-inch form factor,
the MHZ2 BT series includes two models with storage capacities of 500 GB and
Wipro powers its Data Migration Services with Informatica’s platform
The solution will aid in accelerated
migrations with reduced implementation risks and costs, ensuring
Personal storage market continues to hold more opportunity
IDC’s survey indicates that the
proliferation of digital content is creating more opportunities for personal
storage devices in the Asia Pacific region.
rapid RAID recovery service
The service is designed to reduce
corporate server downtime, accelerate server restoration and expedite
recovery of data when corporate RAID arrays fail.
LaCie expands mobile capacity
announced increased capacity to 320GB for its Rugged All-Terrain Hard Disk,
and the 2.5-inch Little Disk.
Microsystems announces agreement to acquire MySQL
The acquisition accelerates Sun's
position in enterprise IT to now include the US$15 billion database market.
Brocade, HDS partner to offer simplified file management
Brocade StorageX will offer Hitachi
Data Systems customers file data replication and migration solution, as well
as centralised management of multiple namespaces.
Fujitsu Asia unveils MHZ2 BH Series SATA hard disk drives
The MHZ2 BH series is available in
seven models with storage capacities ranging from 40 GB to 320 GB.
Kroll Ontrack expands data recovery operations to S’pore
Singapore office to deliver extensive
range of data recovery solutions.
Data Recovery-Republic Polytechnic collaboration
CBL and Republic Polytechnic are
collaborating on the development of a data eraser software utility that will
eliminate risk to exposure of sensitive information residing on discarded
data storage devices.
introduces new pricing model for ARCserve Backup
CA has simplified pricing model for
its CA ARCserve Backup solution, which eases procurement, implementation,
and ownership of CA’s recovery management technology.
Brocade and Ness form strategic alliance
Ness Technologies, a global provider
of IT services and solutions, has established a Research and Development
Centre in Pune, India to support Brocade’s FAN business.
Quest Software releases newest member of the Toad family
Quest Software has announced the
release of the newest member of the Toad family, Toad for Data Analysis,
which is designed to operate on SQL Server, Oracle, DB2 and MySQL.
Imation closes acquisition of TDK brand recording media business
storage products company Imation has completed the acquisition of the TDK
brand recording media business and use of the TDK brand name...
Brocade adds high performance switch to HP B-Series
storage solutions provider Brocade has added the 4 Gb/sec Brocade 5000
Switch to the HP B-Series portfolio of networked storage solutions.
Acronis teams with Novell
management software company Acronis has announced it is a Silver Technology
Partner with Novell and is committed to the development and delivery of
R&D network for APAC
formed a single research and development network by linking its 19
development and solution centres in Asia Pacific and Japan to build, test,
and showcase leading-edge technology innovations across the region.
Fujitsu ETERNUS tape libraries for ASEAN markets
communications solutions provider Fujitsu Asia has unveiled three new
ETERNUS rackmount tape libraries for the ASEAN markets.
Fujitsu launches ETERNUS2000 SAN System
the regional IT and communications solutions provider, has announced the
ETERNUS2000 disk array storage system for the Asean markets.
technologies integrated into HP SAN Starter Kit
Emulex, a global
provider of enterprise-class products and Brocade, a networked storage
solutions provider have announced that the two companies' 4Gb/s SAN
Managing data growth: Tips for mid-market organisations
Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs)
across Asia Pacific are struggling to manage data growth and storage costs.
Fujitsu Asia launches new SAS HDDs for Asean
and communications solutions provider Fujitsu Asia has announced the launch
of three new series of Serial Attached SCSI hard disk drives for Asean.
and HP extend global OEM agreement for SRM Software
Systems has announced that it has extended its global OEM agreement with HP
for storage resource management software.
Making a case for the File Area Network
Anyone responsible for managing
data in an enterprise IT environment during the past few years realises that
a large and growing percentage of corporate data now takes the form of
Brocade enhances SAN and
Brocade, the networked
storage solutions provider, has announced a wide range of new product and
service enhancements that enable greater efficiencies in enterprise data
centres and branch offices.