Storage Soup

February 2009

  • NetApp confirms 6% layoffs

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 09 Feb 2009
  • NetApp Inc. was at the center of some buzz over the weekend among publications that cover corporate financials, after a column in Barron's touched off speculation on Wall St. that NetApp might be ...

  • Cleversafe powers up 'Storage Internet' service

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 09 Feb 2009
  • Startup Cleversafe Inc. is preparing to launch a new online storage service based on its dsNet product, with data centers on each of the three major power grids in the U.S. Since coming out of ...

  • Storage Headlines for 02-05-2009

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 06 Feb 2009
  • Here are some stories you may have missed this week: [display_podcast] Stories referenced: NetApp discontinues SMB storage line IBM adds dedupe, DB2 integration to TSM LegalTech: Putting together ...

  • EMC expands Iomega NAS platform

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Feb 2009
  • EMC Corp. rolled out a 4 TB home NAS box for the Iomega StorCenter line today, and an EMC official told Storage Soup about other software and hardware updates to come for EMC's SMB, SOHO and ...

  • Apple founder Wozniak joins solid-state drive company

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Feb 2009
  • SSD maker Fusion-io announced today that Apple founder Steve Wozniak has joined it as Chief Scientist. According to a Fusion-io press release, "Wozniak will act as a key technical advisor to the ...

  • CommVault slides with economy

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 05 Feb 2009
  • The economy took a bite out of CommVault last quarter, as the backup software vendor recorded lower sales than expected. CommVault’s $60.1 million in revenue was below its guidance of $63 million ...

  • Riverbed pushes Atlas dedupe box until 2010

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 03 Feb 2009
  • Riverbed Technology won’t be deduplicating primary data this year as planned. The scheduled launch of its Atlas device has been delayed from this year into 2010, Riverbed CEO Jerry Kennelly ...

  • A Q&A with NetApp founder Dave Hitz

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 03 Feb 2009
  • NetApp founder and current "Chief Philosophy Officer" has been on a media tour this month following the publication of his book about NetApp's rise from startup to billion-dollar company, How to ...

  • NetApp V-Series supports Texas Memory SSDs; users yawn

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 03 Feb 2009
  • NetApp blogger and chief technical architect Val Bercovici, leaked the news yesterday that NetApp's V-Series storage gateways can now front Texas Memory Systems' RamSan-500 solid-state storage ...

  • Archive migration company makes software generally available

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 03 Feb 2009
  • We reported on an archive migration software startup, Procedo, late last year while it was still in the early stages of delivering product (usually attached to services). Today, the company came ...

  • EMC officials mum on Israeli corruption story

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 02 Feb 2009
  • EMC was prominently featured in a story from Israeli news story about a recent secret investigation into corruption in the bidding process for Israeli government contracts, but company ...