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Drew Robb

Drew Robb is a contributing writer for Datamation, Enterprise Storage Forum, eSecurity Planet, Channel Insider, and eWeek. He has been reporting on all areas of IT for more than 25 years. He has a degree from the University of Strathclyde UK (USUK), and lives in the Tampa Bay area of Florida.

Traveling Heaven and Hell with Tech Support

Vendors regularly ask their customers to rate the quality of service, typically on a scale of one...

OpenVMS: An Old Dog Still Doing New Tricks

Thought by many to be long since dead and buried, the OpenVMS operating system persists inside many enterprises. OpenVMS continues...

Getting Aggressive in Battling Spam

In a perfect world, email would be a beautiful thing. Friends wouldn't send you bad jokes or trivia that didn't...

What’s Right About Software Assurance?

Just over three years ago Microsoft announced its Licensing 6.0 program, which included changing its software upgrades...

Is Storage Missing the Mid-Market?

With storage vendors shooting beyond the mid-market, a lot of businesses are left without the right solution. And the storage...

Is Going with a SAN Always a Smart Choice?

A Storage Area Network (SAN) is seen as the way to go in an enterprise of any...

Improving Disaster Recovery Without Breaking the Bank

When FleetBoston Financial evaluated its disaster recovery responsiveness, the company received a shock. IT administrators there realized that...

Beware! You Could be Throwing Money Away

While companies search for the most economical way to implement new applications, for some the answer could...

Getting Out Of The Engine Room

Regulatory complexity, exploding storage demands, constricted budgets. It all adds up to CIO's with their sleeves rolled...

The Universe at Your Fingertips

The usual image of an astronomer shows someone peering through the eyepiece of a large telescope observing...