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  • May 21, 2015 21 May'15

    Cisco expands FC, converged Ethernet storage switching

    A new 96-port FC switch and greater 40 gigabit converged Ethernet support for Nexus switches expands Cisco's support for all storage protocols.

  • May 20, 2015 20 May'15

    Clustered OnTap complexities clobber NetApp

    NetApp’s earnings report today disappointed investors as the vendor missed its previous revenue forecast, and it issued lower than expected guidance for this quarter. NetApp today also revealed ...

  • May 20, 2015 20 May'15

    Barrall spins out Drobo, keeps Connected Data

    Drobo is under new ownership again. Founder Geoff Barrall is spinning low-end NAS vendor Drobo out of Connected Data, marking the third major management shift in Drobo’s 10-year-history. A group ...

  • May 18, 2015 18 May'15

    New scale-out NexentaEdge storage supports object, block

    Nexenta's new scale-out object storage product supports object and block services and inline deduplication across a petabyte-scale cluster.

  • May 15, 2015 15 May'15

    Axcient adds appliance-less recovery to its cloud services

    Cloud Provider Axcient launched an appliance-less, direct-to-cloud recovery service aimed at small-to-medium sized businesses or remote office data protection. The company has been selling a ...

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  • May 15, 2015 15 May'15

    Symantec sets January date for Veritas spin-out

    Symantec expects to officially complete its Veritas spin-out Jan. 2, 2016, with a goal to effectively operate as two separate companies by Oct. 3, Symantec executives updated the spinoff process ...

  • May 13, 2015 13 May'15

    Veeam wins ruling that guts Symantec lawsuit

    The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) has invalidated the final four patents in Symantec’s infringement lawsuit against Veeam Software, making it difficult for Symantec to win its suit ...

  • May 12, 2015 12 May'15

    Nutanix: Try our software for free

    Perhaps looking to head off software-only hyper-convergence competitors down the road, Nutanix will make a free version of its software available beginning next month. Nutanix will launch a public ...

  • May 12, 2015 12 May'15

    Energy company targets electricity thieves with Isilon, Pivotal Hadoop

    Power company BC Hydro runs 10 Isilon nodes and the full Pivotal Hadoop software stack to perform analytics to curtail unauthorized taps of its electricity.

  • May 11, 2015 11 May'15

    Quantum expects to scale StorNext products, sales this year

    Quantum’s forecast for the next year includes more StorNext and scale-out archiving products, sales and vertical markets. The sales bump has already started. Quantum last week reported its ...

  • May 08, 2015 08 May'15

    EMC World 2015 via the Twitterverse

    EMC World 2015 earned kudos and some critics in the Twitterverse. Here’s a sampling of our favorites.

  • May 07, 2015 07 May'15

    EMC unveils open source storage strategy with CoprHD, Caspian

    EMC vows to make open source storage management software a 'big part of our future,' and to share code for other storage applications.

  • May 06, 2015 06 May'15

    New Dell storage array, software-defined options added

    Dell Storage ships new entry-level SCv2000 arrays, ups performance and density in PS6610 and adds a new Microsoft-based software-defined storage option.

  • May 06, 2015 06 May'15

    Open source ViPR, free ScaleIO announced at EMC World conference

    Senior news director Dave Raffo gives his take on EMC's announcement of an open source version of ViPR and free version of ScaleIO software.

  • May 05, 2015 05 May'15

    Nimble gets SAP certification, offers SmartStack for HANA

    Most of the storage news this week is happening at EMC World in Las Vegas, but there’s also a bit of activity at the SAP Sapphire Now conference in Orlando, Florida. Nimble Storage announced that ...

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