Storage Soup

Primary storage devices

  • HPE storage more Nimble after $1.2 billion buy

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 06 Sep 2017
  • HPE storage sales received a boost last quarter from its $1.2 bilion Nimble Storage acquisition. HPE did not break out its total storage revenue by product, or even give a total amount except to ...

  • Elastifile grabs $16M to stretch sales staff

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 06 Sep 2017
  • Startup Elastifile, which sells a distributed file system that spans flash and cloud storage tiers, picked up $16 million in funding today. The startup also gained a new strategic investor in ...

  • Pure Storage CEO swap: Dietzen out, Giancarlo in

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 25 Aug 2017
  • Pure Storage CEO Scott Dietzen resigned unexpectedly Thursday, as the all-flash pioneer named former Cisco executive Charlie Giancarlo its new leader. Dietzen will stay at Pure as chairman, ...

  • Flash Memory Summit 2017: Flash really on fire

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 11 Aug 2017
  • Any claims that "flash is on fire" at Flash Memory Summit 2017 this week drew awkward glances, nervous laughs or groans. That's because one flash system literally caught fire, causing the ...

  • WD-Toshiba memory sale requires 2-week notice to WD

    Carol Sliwa - Senior Writer 28 Jul 2017
  • Toshiba and Western Digital's SanDisk subsidiary acted on a San Francisco judge's suggestion today and agreed that Toshiba would give SanDisk two weeks' notice before closing on a transfer or sale ...