Storage Soup

January 2016

  • Asigra signs OEM deal with Oracle to sell ZFS appliances

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 29 Jan 2016
  • Asigra is packaging its Cloud Backup software on the Oracle ZFS Appliance for cloud providers who would rather not purchase and maintain their own hardware. Toronto-based Asigra for decades have ...

  • Commvault takes a revenue leap forward

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 28 Jan 2016
  • Is Commvault back on track? The backup vendor snapped a string of four quarters of year-over-year revenue declines when it reported of $155.7 million last quarter, up two percent from the previous ...

  • EMC aims for all-flash, all-the-time primary storage

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 28 Jan 2016
  • While waiting to become part of Dell, EMC is planning a massive flash injection into its storage systems. David Goulden, CEO of EMC Information Infrastructure, teased new product launches to the ...

  • Diablo Technologies names new CEO, raises $19 million

    Carol Sliwa - Senior Writer 14 Jan 2016
  • Flash memory vendor Diablo Technologies named a new CEO and secured $19 million in Series C financing as the company tries to rebuild momentum for its memory technology business after fighting off ...

  • New CFO hopes to take Tegile public

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 13 Jan 2016
  • Flash and hybrid storage array vendor Tegile Systems has hired a CFO with experience bringing companies public, and CEO Rohit Kshetrapal said he is aiming Tegile in that direction. “We don’t see an ...

  • Nimbus CEO: We're still alive

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 06 Jan 2016
  • Nimbus Data has not “vanished,” as I wrote in a story about storage vendors facing challenges in 2016. The all-flash vendor has just been keeping “very quiet” for the past 18 months or so. Nimbus ...

  • SimpliVity cozies up to Microsoft, Hyper-V

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 05 Jan 2016
  • Hyper-converged pioneer SimpliVity has opened a research and development office in Seattle near to Microsoft, a sign that it is close to adding Hyper-V support. SimpliVity’s OmniCube appliances ...