• July 31, 2017 31 Jul'17

    NetApp cloud strategy includes SolidFire, SDS

    Created in the 20th century to sell storage to engineers, NetApp has survived for 25 years to remain the largest standing data storage company not tied to a server vendor. Founder Dave Hitz credits ...

  • July 31, 2017 31 Jul'17

    Commvault earnings: Sales gain ahead of product launches

    Commvault Systems is inching back toward profitability after another strong quarter of growth as it continues to build out its business beyond its traditional data backup model. The company's ...

  • July 28, 2017 28 Jul'17

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

    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 ...

  • July 28, 2017 28 Jul'17

    Axcient and eFolder merger gathers clouds, enhances data protection

    Though they existed in the same general market, Axcient and eFolder had different technologies, different platforms and different customer bases. They're all the same now. Axcient and eFolder said ...

  • July 26, 2017 26 Jul'17

    Ctera Networks' enterprise file-sharing services gain intelligent cache

    The latest version of Ctera's file-sharing software takes the sync out of sync-and-share with intelligent caching built into Enterprise File Services Platform 6.

  • July 25, 2017 25 Jul'17

    Seagate revenue slides, CEO Luczo says ‘see ya later’

    Seagate Technology changed its CEO, reported a revenue miss, and disclosed plans to cut 600 jobs -- all on the same day. The hard disk drive and systems vendor today said Dave Mosley, the company's ...

  • July 25, 2017 25 Jul'17

    SoftNAS Cloud NAS software paces itself when moving petabytes

    SoftNAS engineers encountered a problem early this year with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure clouds that caused a delay in the SoftNAS Cloud NAS 3.5 release. The engineers hit a snag while ...

  • July 24, 2017 24 Jul'17

    Red Hat Ceph, Gluster roadmaps focus on HCI, containers

    Red Hat's Ceph and Gluster storage roadmaps reflect increased focus on hyper-converged infrastructure, containers and big data, in addition to performance improvements.

  • July 21, 2017 21 Jul'17

    Symbolic IO CEO Ignomirello arrested on assault charges

    Symbolic IO, identified as one of SearchStorage’s storage startups to watch in 2017, now bears watching for different reasons than the other vendors on the list. Brian Ignomirello, 46, the Symbolic ...

  • July 21, 2017 21 Jul'17

    IBM flash storage and cloud rare revenue bright spots

    While IBM's revenue dropped for the 21st straight quarter, its storage business proved a bright spot. Following its own 22-quarter slump, IBM storage is now on a two-quarter winning streak. During ...

  • July 19, 2017 19 Jul'17

    Broadcom-Brocade deal delayed, with ‘no assurances’

    The $5.9 billion Broadcom-Brocade acquisition has been delayed 30 days, which may turn into a 75-day delay. That's if the deal happens at all. SAN switching vendor Brocade Tuesday evening said the ...

  • July 18, 2017 18 Jul'17

    Veeam revenue benefits from more $1 million deals

    Veeam Software today reported a a 27% year-over-year increase in revenue growth for total bookings and 53% year-over-year growth for deals that are more than $100,000 during the second quarter of ...

  • July 17, 2017 17 Jul'17

    TrueNAS X10: iXsystems' open source storage contender

    The TrueNAS X10 entry-level hybrid array from iXsystems provides a low-cost alternative to legacy arrays. The unified array scales to 360 TB in 6U for $55,000.

  • July 17, 2017 17 Jul'17

    OwnBackup funding drives further cloud protection

    Cloud-to-cloud backup startup OwnBackup plans to significantly expand following a $7.5 million Series B funding round led by Insight Venture Partners. OwnBackup CEO Sam Gutmann said the company may ...

  • July 13, 2017 13 Jul'17

    Scality launches Zenko for multi-cloud management

    Scality's new open source initiative is a multi-cloud management vision to help customers match specific workloads to the best cloud service. Zenko is based on Scality S3 Server.