Storage Soup

October 2016

  • StorNext sales help Quantum scale revenue

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 28 Oct 2016
  • With its StorNext revenue rising while data protection sales remained flat, Quantum achieved its second straight growth period last quarter. The StorNext file system is at the heart of Quantum’s ...

  • Cloudian raises $41 million in a Series D funding round

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 27 Oct 2016
  • Cloudian today closed a $41 million in a Series D funding round that it will use to help increase its sales footprint in Europe and Asia in the second half of 2017. New Cloudian investors in the ...

  • NetApp carries Toshiba's self-encrypting SSDs

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 27 Oct 2016
  • NetApp is the first storage vendor to sell Toshiba’s new highly secure solid-state drives (SSDs). NetApp hybrid FAS and E-Series arrays will include Toshiba PXO4S 12 Gb per second SAS SSDs, built ...

  • Cloud holds silver lining for Commvault

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 26 Oct 2016
  • Commvault’s push to store customer data in the cloud is paying off. CEO Bob Hammer said the amount of data stored in the cloud with Commvault software has more than doubled since the start of 2016. ...

  • HPE launches new XP7 based on Hitachi technology

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 25 Oct 2016
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise launched its high-end enterprise storage array upgade today at the same time as Hitachi Data Systems. The HPE XP7 and HDS Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) use the same ...

  • FalconStor updates FreeStor, adopts new pricing model

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 21 Oct 2016
  • FalconStor Software took aim at hybrid cloud deployments with a new pricing model and product upgrade for its FreeStor storage virtualization and block-based data services. The Melville, NY-based ...

  • Dell EMC's making XtremIO multi-protocol

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 20 Oct 2016
  • EMC’s XtremIO all-flash SAN is getting a file-system injection thanks to Dell Fluid File System (FluidFS). Dell EMC previewed the NAS capabilities for XtremIO at Dell EMC World, saying they would ...