Storage Soup

July 2016

  • OwnBackup CEO: Stay safe in the cloud

    Paul Crocetti - TechTarget 29 Jul 2016
  • Your cloud data may not be as secure as you think. No matter where your data lives, you should put the same level of thought and care into its protection, according to Sam Gutmann, CEO of ...

  • FalconStor's dating, seeking technology match

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 29 Jul 2016
  • There is a trend in storage for smaller vendors to band together to try and grow through mergers, for far different reasons than Dell and EMC are coming together. These mergers of small companies ...

  • Quantum results indicate 'stable' backup market

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 29 Jul 2016
  • It’s no secret that storage sales have been hard to come by over the last year or two. Most of the large vendors experience product revenue decreases or small increases quarter after quarter. But ...

  • Spectra Logic bolsters BlackPearl storage archive for Amazon cloud

    Garry Kranz - Senior News Writer 28 Jul 2016
  • Backup tape specialist Spectra Logic has upgraded the operating software for its BlackPearl Deep Storage Gateway appliance, allowing petabyte-scale enterprises to build a storage archive using ...

  • Commvault rallies ‘round the cloud

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 27 Jul 2016
  • Commvault increased its year-over-year revenues for the third straight quarter, with a big assist from the cloud. Like all storage vendors, Commvault is looking for a way to work with public cloud ...

  • Broadcom samples HBAs that support FC-NVMe to OEMs

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 22 Jul 2016
  • The pieces are starting to fall into place for even higher performing flash storage with lower latency through the use of Nonvolatile Memory Express (NVMe) over Fibre Channel (FC). Broadcom (part ...

  • RDMA over Fabrics: a big step for SSD access

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 22 Jul 2016
  • Shared storage access for servers has been the most basic requirement for storage networks. Performance demands for multiple systems accessing data continually increase due to improvements in ...

  • Veeam Software still outpacing data protection market

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 21 Jul 2016
  • Veeam Software continued impressive growth last quarter, increasing bookings revenue 38% over last year in a market that is barely growing one percent. Veeam Software remains a private company, but ...

  • Seagate brings back Barracuda with new 10TB hard disk drives

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 20 Jul 2016
  • Seagate resurrected the BarraCuda brand name with its latest lineup of 10 TB hard disk drives. The high-capacity drives, unofficially called the Guardian series, include the BarraCuda computer hard ...

  • EMC shareholders OK Dell deal

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 19 Jul 2016
  • In a near unanimous vote, EMC shareholders today voted to approve the storage giant’s $67 billion merger with Dell. The shareholder vote was considered one of two remaining obstacles to the deal, ...