Storage managers' crystal ball

Related Links

So much in store

Media

500G Advanced Technology Attachment disk drives will reduce the price of disk storage.

Tape products with at least 300G will keep the traditional archive media competitive.

Extremely high-capacity holographic storage media will soon emerge from vendor labs.

Hardware

Power- and heat-minimizing Massive Array of Idle Disks technology will allow more disks in a single cabinet, boosting storage density.

Storage-area network (SAN) filer devices will deliver fast and convenient file-based access to multivendor SANs.

Software

Information life cycle management software will automatically move data to the most cost-

effective storage resource based on the data's business value.

Standards-based device management tools will facilitate the administration of multivendor

storage environments.

Networking

Affordable 10 Gigabit Ethernet over copper cable will offer new options for moving high-volume storage traffic.

Remote Direct Memory Access over IP will provide a new standards-based option for high-performance clustering systems.

Featured

  • Defense
    The Pentagon (Photo by Ivan Cholakov / Shutterstock)

    DOD CIO hits pause on JEDI cloud acquisition

    Dana Deasy set cloud as his office's top priority. But when it comes to the JEDI request for proposal, he's directed staff to "pause" to compile a comprehensive review.

  • Cybersecurity
    By Gorodenkoff shutterstock ID 761940757

    Waging cyber war without a rulebook

    As the U.S. looks to go on the offense in the cyber domain, critical questions remain unanswered around who will take the lead and how clearly to draw the rules of engagement.

  • Government Innovation Awards
    Government Innovation Awards - https://governmentinnovationawards.com

    Deadline extended for Rising Star nominations

    You now have until July 18 to help us identify the early-career innovators and change agents in government IT.

Stay Connected

FCW Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.