The demand for storage never ebbs and companies like EMC and NetApp are poised to benefit. EMC is the largest storage player in the enterprise and has key consumer assets such as Iomega and Mozy. Storage touches everything from the data center to that iPod in your pocket. A key trend: Solid state drive adoption. Other key players: Seagate, Sandisk and Western Digital.
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Microsoft Windows Home Server, currently in Community Technology Preview, is designed as a way to integrate server based computing into the home environment. Whether it be digital photos, music, or just your documents, you want that data to be secure and accessible. Once you get WHS configured scheduled, regular backups can be run for all of your home PCs, at times you choose.
If you find yourself constantly making formatting adjustments to Access objects on the fly, you're bogging yourself down unnecessarily. A couple of tricks can save you tons of time: Either change control defaults for a particular form or report or customize a form or report and turn it into a template.
In 1992, I drove 70 miles to snag a 200-megabyte IDE hard drive for $499. This weekend I bought 2.5 terabytes of hot-swappable SATA-300 storage for just under $730. That's more than 10,000 times the storage for the same dollar.
A close-up look at the April 2007 beta release of Microsoft's Windows Home Server software
A peek at the chipmaker's data center strategy.
Today (April 4, 2007), AMD released the 3.0 Ghz Opteron 2222SE processor along with some benchmark charts that show it outperforming Intel's latest dual core Xeon 5160. However, questions regarding benchmark methodology, selection, and presentation remain.
The Cancer Genomic Atlas will have a heavy information technology component as it crunches data to map the cancer genome.
A lot of people don't realize that it's possible to build a dual-core workstation with good 2D graphics and even some decent 3D performance that's fully Vista capable for a reasonable price. In fact, you can do it for around $1,133. The only catch is that you actually have to build it. This tutorial explains the parts you need and shows you how to assemble it all. Not only do you get the satisfaction of knowing you've put in good components, you also get the satisfaction of giving the PC life with your own hands.
We take a quick peek at the entire installation sequence for Microsoft's Virtual PC 2007.
These models are designed to operate in hostile conditions, compensate for vehicle motion and offer plenty of storage capacity.
Iomega's 320GB eSATA drive connects to computers using eSATA technology, an external version of the SATA technology used inside computers.
At this year's San Jose Grand Prix, sophisticated data monitoring systems take up the pole position for team RuSport.
With multigigabyte disk storage but a dream in 1969, NASA recorded the moon landing on reel after reel of magnetic tape. And now those tapes have vanished.
Machines at the Survival Research Labs show in San Jose, Calif., send flames and thunder into the night.