Storage Soup

June 2016

  • Turnaround specialist Walsh takes over IBM storage

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 30 Jun 2016
  • IBM is bringing in industry veteran Ed Walsh to try to light a fire under its struggling storage division. Walsh will take over as general manager of IBM Storage and Software Defined Infrastructure ...

  • Webscale Networks airs out multi-cloud DR

    Paul Crocetti - TechTarget 30 Jun 2016
  • Webscale Networks is well aware that its e-commerce customers can't tolerate much downtime. To that end, the website infrastructure provider recently expanded capabilities to build a multi-cloud ...

  • Veeam changes CEO; founder steps aside

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 29 Jun 2016
  • Veeam Software, which went from a niche virtual machine backup software vendor to an industry leader in less than a decade, changed its top leadership team Tuesday. The changes come as Veeam ...

  • Zerto disaster recovery products get boost with $20M investment

    Paul Crocetti - TechTarget 28 Jun 2016
  • With a new round of $20 million in funding, business continuity/disaster recovery software vendor Zerto plans to double its engineering force by the end of the year to accelerate product releases. ...

  • EMC pitches isolated data recovery to thwart cyber attacks

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 28 Jun 2016
  • Who’s protecting the data in your data protection storage? That’s a question EMC wants you to think about as the scope of security threat increase. EMC recommends – and has customers using – an ...

  • How to measure flash storage's true value

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 28 Jun 2016
  • Flash storage, or using the broader term, solid-state storage, suffers from an inadequate measure of value. Flash storage provides a step-function improvement in the ability to store and retrieve ...

  • Nasuni customers hit with cloud outage

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 27 Jun 2016
  • Cloud provider Nasuni Corp. experienced two cloud disruptions recently that affected about 20 percent of its customers and about 10 percent of workloads, according to company spokesperson Fred ...

  • Dell extends Nutanix hyper-converged OEM deal

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 23 Jun 2016
  • LAS VEGAS -- Dell answered one question about its post-EMC merger product lineup Wednesday at the Nutanix .NEXT conference. Alan Atkinson, Dell vice president of storage, appeared on stage ...

  • EMC, Veritas lead in worldwide PBBA revenues

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 20 Jun 2016
  • Unlike overall disk storage, purpose-built backup appliances' total worldwide factory revenue increased in the first quarter of 2016, according to International data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide ...

  • Cavium pays $1 billion for QLogic, storage

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 16 Jun 2016
  • After months of shopping itself, storage networking vendor QLogic has a buyer. Networking semiconductor vendor Wednesday said it will pay $1 billion for the FC and Ethernet adapter company in a ...