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  • February 27, 2015 27 Feb'15

    IBM sheds light on work to boost flash endurance

    IBM has finally hopped onto the bandwagon with solid-state array vendors that use multilevel cell (MLC) NAND technology and guarantee the read/write endurance of flash modules. Those changes came ...

  • February 27, 2015 27 Feb'15

    Dell Ventures plants a stake in Exablox

    Dell Ventures is the newest investor in object-based storage startup Exablox after leading a $16 million funding round this week. Dell joined previous Exablox funders DCM Ventures, Norwest Venture ...

  • February 26, 2015 26 Feb'15

    Dell to ship 2nd wave of XC Series hyper-converged appliances

    Dell plans to ship the second version of its XC Series of hyper-converged appliances next week, just four months after getting the first wave of products out the door in November. The XC Series ...

  • February 26, 2015 26 Feb'15

    Avago buys Emulex for $606M to expand storage portfolio

    Networking and wireless chip maker Avago Technologies is pushing deeper into enterprise storage with its planned acquisition of storage networking vendor Emulex. Avago said Wednesday evening that ...

  • February 25, 2015 25 Feb'15

    Pivot3 pockets $45M to ride hyper-convergence wave

    Pivot3, the hyper-convergence vendor that concentrates on the surveillance and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) markets, picked up $45 million in funding this week to expand sales and marketing ...

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  • February 24, 2015 24 Feb'15

    SwiftStack brings in new CEO

    Object storage vendor SwiftStack has a new CEO. The company today announced Don Jaworski is taking the helm as co-founder Joe Arnold relinquishes the role but remains president and chief product ...

  • February 24, 2015 24 Feb'15

    Druva seeks to build out cloud privacy, security

    End point backup specialist Druva has come up with a data protection privacy framework for customers who use its inSync software in the cloud. Druva CEO Jaspreet Singh said 70 percent of new ...

  • February 20, 2015 20 Feb'15

    Allegiance Health migrates to Atmos with Seven10 Storage

    Allegiance Health is utilizing Seven10's Storfirst data migration software to transition from NetApp's StorageGrid to EMC Atmos scale-out cloud storage.

  • February 19, 2015 19 Feb'15

    FalconStor Software launches FreeStor storage virtualization platform

    FreeStor integrates FalconStor point products in a software-defined platform with pricing based on consumed storage.

  • February 19, 2015 19 Feb'15

    Cloud provider Axcient raises another $25 million in funding

    Cloud-based startup Axcient raised $25 million in a series E funding round this week, bringing the total amount it has raised to $113.5 million. The company plans to hire more engineers, build out ...

  • February 19, 2015 19 Feb'15

    EMC Isilon dives deeper into analytics, Hadoop, data lakes

    EMC added a NAS array that can scale to 50 PB and upgraded its operating system to support the latest version of HDFS, plus OpenStack Swift.

  • February 18, 2015 18 Feb'15

    IBM rebrands storage as IBM Spectrum with an eye on hybrid cloud

    IBM pledges $1 billion to build out its cloud storage services and software-defined storage portfolio while rebranding its storage software as Spectrum.

  • February 17, 2015 17 Feb'15

    IBM's spectrum of new storage brands

    IBM has rebranded storage products and introduced XIV as a software-only offering under a new overarching identity – IBM Spectrum. The decoder ring for these products is: This name change will take ...

  • February 13, 2015 13 Feb'15

    Brocade, EMC deliver IP storage switch

    Storage array vendor EMC and switching vendor Brocade push a new storage switch dedicated to IP traffic to ensure predictable performance.

  • February 12, 2015 12 Feb'15

    NetApp blames sales slump on budget restraints

    A rocky quarter with a disappointing forecast for this quarter left NetApp CEO Tom Georgens defensive about his company’s product portfolio and strategy. NetApp Wednesday reported $1.55 billion in ...

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