VARBusiness: Storage Vendors Take Steps Toward Open SANsFeb 09, 2000, 01:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Three competing storage vendors [Hewlett-Packard, Compaq, Hitachi Data Systems] unveiled three competing versions of what 'open' storage area network (SAN) means, highlighting the incompatibility problems plaguing this emerging technology."
"All three companies are moving towards the same goal, said Dave Hill, senior analyst for storage and storage management at Aberdeen Group Inc., Boston."
"However, the vendors themselves acknowledge that reaching the goal is still some time away. "