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  • June 02, 2015 02 Jun'15

    NetApp CEO Tom Georgens: Head in the clouds, gone in a flash

    Years of mistakes caught up to NetApp, costing CEO Tom Georgens his job; George Kurian takes over for the slumping storage vendor.

  • June 01, 2015 01 Jun'15

    NetApp names new CEO

    NetApp announced a changing of the guard at CEO and chairman of the board after the market close today, less than two weeks after another disappointing earnings report. CEO Tom Georgens departed ...

  • May 29, 2015 29 May'15

    Toshiba joins list of Ethernet hard drive makers

    Toshiba joins drive makers testing new devices that combine storage, compute resources and Ethernet ports to scale object stores, big data analytics.

  • May 28, 2015 28 May'15

    Veeam adds EMC to snapshot support list

    Veeam will add snapshot integration with EMC VNX and VNXe storage arrays when it rolls out its Availability Suite 9. Virtual backup specialist Veeam began integrating with storage arrays for more ...

  • May 28, 2015 28 May'15

    Rubrik pulls in $41 million in funding for cloud backup

    Rubrik has raised $41 million in Series B funding and also unveiled more details behind its integrated backup appliance that does hybrid cloud backup, deduplication, compression and data ...

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  • May 27, 2015 27 May'15

    All-flash could be on Nimble's roadmap

    Now that Nimble Storage is growing revenue from its Fibre Channel support, it’s time for Nimble executives to think about what they will add next. An all-flash array would be one logical addition. ...

  • May 27, 2015 27 May'15

    SteelStore becomes NetApp AltaVault

    NetApp has rebranded the SteelStore cloud backup appliances it acquired from Riverbed last year, and will sell it on NetApp hardware. NetApp is selling AltaVault as a physical product on FAS ...

  • May 26, 2015 26 May'15

    Commvault takes next step in file sync/share

    Like many data protection vendors, Commvault added file sync and share capabilities within the last few years. Today, Commvault expanded its Edge file sync platform with Edge Drive,  which lets ...

  • May 26, 2015 26 May'15

    Avago PEX9700 PCI Express switch adds HA

    Hyperscale systems and high-performance computing environments can gain performance boosts from Avago's PEX9700 PCI Express switch chips.

  • May 26, 2015 26 May'15

    How vendor conferences help customers, analysts and press

    I recently attended EMC World and the IBM Edge conferences in Las Vegas, and was struck by how these shows have changed the industry. Not too long ago, industry-wide shows such as Storage ...

  • May 22, 2015 22 May'15

    Brocade, HP see storage sales decline

    Considering the poor numbers coming from storage array vendor’s recent earnings, it’s no surprise Brocade Thursday said its storage switch revenue declined from last year. EMC, NetApp, IBM and ...

  • May 22, 2015 22 May'15

    Load DynamiX adds workload models to storage performance tool

    The Load DynamiX update adds built-in workload models to support OpenStack, Ceph, Amazon S3, NFSv 4.1 and steady-state VDI.

  • 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 ...

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