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  • Nutanix revenue still growing for now

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 03 Mar 2017
  • In its early days, Nutanix's biggest challenge was convincing people that hyper-converged appliances were a better fit for their organizations than traditional server/storage systems. Now that ...

  • Cisco HyperFlex systems snap with Veeam

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 03 Mar 2017
  • Virtual backup specialist Veeam Software is treating hyper-converged Cisco HyperFlex systems the same way it treats storage arrays when it comes to snapshots. Veeam's direct snapshots will work ...

  • IBM happy to stay out of hyper-converged infrastructure market

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 01 Mar 2017
  • "You can be a purist and say what we do is converged, not hyper-converged, but it’s about the job you’re trying to do. The two worlds are blending together," Walsh said..

  • NetApp hyper-converged entry: Better late than early?

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 17 Feb 2017
  • NetApp is entering the hyper-convergence arena with the latecomer's cry: We may be last into the market, but we'll be the best. Emboldened by the recent strong revenue growth of its late-to-market ...

  • Dell EMC VxRail hitches ride on Enterprise Hybrid Cloud

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 16 Feb 2017
  • Dell EMC’s VxRail turned one today, and the vendor marked the anniversary by adding the hyper-converged platform to its Enterprise Hybrid Cloud package. Dell EMC claims over 1,000 customers for ...

  • Pivot3 vSTAC sales soaring, CEO says

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 07 Feb 2017
  • Hyper-converged vendor Pivot3 said it more than tripled its revenue in the fourth quarter of 2016 from the previous year, and grew total revenue 84% in 2016 from 2015. Pivot3's growth came in part ...

  • Nutanix adds oodles of customers and red ink

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 30 Nov 2016
  • In its first quarter as a public company, hyper-converged pioneer Nutanix recorded substantial revenue gains while continuing to suffer heavy losses. CEO Dheeraj Pandey said the increase in sales ...

  • NetApp’s hyper-convergence answer? All-flash and CI arrays

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 17 Nov 2016
  • NetApp’s hyper-convergence strategy is to address that market through FlexPod and SolidFire. FlexPod is the NetApp-Cisco converged infrastructure program, and SolidFire is the all-flash array ...

  • Formation Data adds cloud replication

    Dave Raffo - Senior News Director 07 Nov 2016
  • Formation Data, the software-defined storage vendor that wants to help enterprises build full-featured storage systems without an array, today added replication to the cloud for its FormationOne ...

  • FalconStor updates FreeStor, adopts new pricing model

    Carol Sliwa - Senior Writer 21 Oct 2016
  • FalconStor Software took aim at hybrid cloud deployments with a new pricing model and product upgrade for its FreeStor storage virtualization and block-based data services. The Melville, NY-based ...