• August 21, 2017 21 Aug'17

    Cisco buys Springpath, brings HCI software in-house

    Cisco re-confirmed its hyper-converged infrastructure strategy today by acquiring its HCI software partner Springpath for $320 million. The Cisco HyperFlex HCI appliance consists of Springpath ...

  • August 18, 2017 18 Aug'17

    NetApp earnings lifted by all-flash sales

    Strong all-flash sales and a new niche acquisition highlighted the NetApp earnings call this week. The vendor on Wednesday reported net revenue of $1.33 billion, up 2% year over year and above the ...

  • August 17, 2017 17 Aug'17

    Tintri Cloud Connector writes VM backups to AWS, IBM

    Tintri Enterprise Cloud enhances VMstore snapshots to cloud and expands predictive analytics for compute and storage. Cloud Connector treats the cloud as a tertiary repository.

  • August 16, 2017 16 Aug'17

    Unitrends backup appliance products get hyped for Nutanix

    Unitrends backup appliance products will go where some vendors have gone before -- supporting the Nutanix Acropolis Hypervisor – while adding a cloud twist. The company's Recovery Series backup ...

  • August 15, 2017 15 Aug'17

    MozyEnterprise backup tool finds a new key for security

    Dell EMC's Mozy has unlocked a new encryption key security feature for its enterprise backup product. MozyEnterprise now provides support for the Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP), ...

  • August 14, 2017 14 Aug'17

    Nimbus Data ExaDrive tunes into OEM channel

    Nimbus Data claims ExaDrive can replace traditional disk in data centers. The 3.5-inch SSDs package flash and intelligent software, including data features in multiple ASICs.

  • August 11, 2017 11 Aug'17

    Flash Memory Summit 2017: Flash really on fire

    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 ...

  • August 10, 2017 10 Aug'17

    Primary Data DataSphere upgrade follows funding grab

    Primary Data has beefed up storage analytics and cloud migration in its DataSphere virtualization platform. Now the startup is ready to dip into a fresh stash of cash totaling $40 million to ...

  • August 09, 2017 09 Aug'17

    Writable shared flash volumes highlight E8 Storage upgrade

    E8 adds parallel file-system support for IBM Spectrum Scale and Oracle RAC deployments. Applications read and write to a shared flash volume on E8-D24 and new E8 X-24 arrays.

  • August 08, 2017 08 Aug'17

    New enterprise SSDs launch from Intel, Micron, Toshiba

    SSD manufacturers showing off new 3D NAND products at this year's Flash Memory Summit include Intel, Micron and Toshiba; Intel adds new SSD form factor and Optane options.

  • August 07, 2017 07 Aug'17

    Attala Systems shows off 'CPU-less' FPGA storage gear

    Startup Attala Systems plans a joint demonstration with Intel at Flash Memory Summit next week. The FPGAs serve as NVMe storage targets and handle processing and network commands.

  • August 07, 2017 07 Aug'17

    Wasabi Technologies takes on Amazon S3 pricing, performance

    Wasabi secures more cash for data center expansion after cloud storage launch entices trial users on claims of significantly lower prices, higher performance than Amazon S3.

  • August 02, 2017 02 Aug'17

    Red Hat acquires Permabit for inline deduplication

    Permabit's inline compression, data deduplication and thin provisioning software will be integrated with Red Hat Enterprise Linux to help boost performance and lower costs.

  • August 01, 2017 01 Aug'17

    Startup Morro Data launches CloudNAS services for SMBs

    Startup Morro Data makes available hybrid cloud storage services for SMBs, blending an on-premises cache appliance for frequently accessed data and Amazon S3 or Backblaze.

  • August 01, 2017 01 Aug'17

    Moonwalk software streams data to cloud archives

    The free Starter Edition of Moonwalk's archiving software migrates up to 25 TB of data to repository or clouds as files or objects, as well as supporting AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google clouds.