• December 30, 2015 30 Dec'15

    Data storage vendors in the hot seat in 2016 outlook

    EMC and Dell face the pressures of a $67 billion merger in 2016, but it will be a pivotal year for other storage vendors as well among declining sales and splits.

  • December 29, 2015 29 Dec'15

    Data storage market 2015: Dell-EMC leads year of transformation

    Dell's move to gobble up EMC for $67 billion was the largest disruption in a year full of changes and new technologies for the data storage industry in 2015.

  • December 28, 2015 28 Dec'15

    Top virtual storage management tips of 2015

    When it comes to managing virtual server environments, readers were most interested in technologies new to the market, such as Docker containers and VMware VVOLs.

  • December 23, 2015 23 Dec'15

    Backup appliance revenue up slightly

    Worldwide factory revenues for backup appliances grew 2.2 percent year-over-year in the third quarter this year, with revenue totaling $813.6 million, according to International Data Corp.'s ...

  • December 23, 2015 23 Dec'15

    Nutanix prepares for 2016 IPO

    Hyper-converged vendor Nutanix set itself up to become the first storage vendor to go public in 2016. Nutanix filed an S-1 statement, which is the first step towards an initial public offering ...

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  • December 21, 2015 21 Dec'15

    NetApp buys flash startup SolidFire, discontinues FlashRay

    NetApp filled a gap in its flash storage portfolio today with an $870 million deal to buy SolidFire and finally threw in the towel on its long-delayed FlashRay product line. The SolidFire ...

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Metalogix retools its Essentials for Office 365

    Cloud software provider Metalogix recently announced an enhanced version of its Essentials for Office 365 with backup support for Exchange Online mailboxes, a granular migration function and a ...

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Dell acquisition of EMC leads storage M&A in 2015

    Dell's blockbuster $67 billion deal to buy EMC overshadows all M&A 2015 activity in data storage, rendering deals for SanDisk, Veritas and other vendors to also-ran status.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Ten data storage terms IT pros explored in 2015

    If you've ever struggled to understand some of the technology your organization has implemented, these storage terms can smooth the technical waters.

  • December 17, 2015 17 Dec'15

    Exablox lets users pick their dedupe style

    While Exablox describes its object-based OneBlox appliance as a production storage system, many of its customers use it for backup. This week the vendor added a useful backup feature – ...

  • December 11, 2015 11 Dec'15

    Nakivo adds Synology support to its backup software

    Nakivo this week upgraded its Backup and Replication software, adding support for Synology RackStation and DiskStation NAS devices for virtual machine backup in VMware environments and to the ...

  • December 10, 2015 10 Dec'15

    DataGravity CEO Paula Long discusses data-aware storage

    Paula Long discussed her second storage startup, DataGravity, which sells data-aware storage arrays that collect data and provide real-time intelligence on anomalous writes to storage.

  • December 08, 2015 08 Dec'15

    Startup InterModal Data targets Web-scale storage

    Startup InterModal Data introduced its Web-scale storage software that runs on commodity hardware, and is designed to scale to thousands of storage and performance nodes.

  • December 08, 2015 08 Dec'15

    Tintri adds entry-level all-flash, teases analytics

    Virtual machine-storage specialist Tintri rounded out its all-flash product line today with an entry level version priced at $125,000 for 5.34 TB of raw capacity. The VMstore T5040 is the third ...

  • December 07, 2015 07 Dec'15

    IDC: HPE gained share, other large disk vendors tumbled in Q3

    Enterprise storage revenue increased 2.8 percent year-over-year in the third quarter of 2015 while networked storage declined 3.1 percent, according to IDC’s disk tracker numbers. Perhaps a better ...