Storage Soup

Data storage management

  • Pokémon Go's lessons for storage pros

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 05 Aug 2016
  • The Pokémon Go craze – mainly its augmented reality capability and server crashes – contains lessons for storage administrators. Pokémon Go demonstrates how next-generation applications can drive ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Actifio adds central copy data management interface

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 19 Jan 2016
  • Nearly five years into sales of its copy data virtualization, Actifio is finding customers are looking for a simpler way to manage data across its appliances. Today the vendor launched Actifio ...

  • Veeam kicks off 2016 with V9 GA

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 18 Jan 2016
  • Veeam Software has started off the year by making Veeam Availability Suite 9 generally available to customers. The software has more than 250 features, according to Veeam. While the data protection ...

  • Backup appliance revenue up slightly

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 23 Dec 2015
  • Worldwide factory revenues for backup appliances grew 2.2 percent year-over-year in the third quarter this year, with revenue totaling $813.6 million, according to International Data Corp.'s ...

  • Metalogix retools its Essentials for Office 365

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 18 Dec 2015
  • Cloud software provider Metalogix recently announced an enhanced version of its Essentials for Office 365 with backup support for Exchange Online mailboxes, a granular migration function and a ...

  • Exablox lets users pick their dedupe style

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 17 Dec 2015
  • While Exablox describes its object-based OneBlox appliance as a production storage system, many of its customers use it for backup. This week the vendor added a useful backup feature – ...