Storage Soup

May 2013

Data storage strategy

  • New Cleversafe CEO aims at holes in storage status quo

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 13 May 2013
  • Object storage startup Cleversafe switched CEOs today. Founder Chris Gladwin gives up the CEO post and becomes vice chairman while continuing to set Cleversafe’s technical vision. John Morris moves ...

  • EMC World wrap-up: Isilon, VNX, Syncplicity future directions

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 10 May 2013
  • LAS VEGAS – EMC World was short on product upgrades this year with the exception of the new ViPR platform, but the vendor did enhance a few products while previewing features expected soon in ...

  • Fusion-io's new CEO addresses 'misconceptions'

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 09 May 2013
  • One day after a surprising CEO shakeup, the new boss of PCIe flash leader Fusion-io denied the change came because of a failure of the outgoing chief, problems at the company or because it is ...

  • Keeping all data is a dangerous policy

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 09 May 2013
  • There is a prevalent problem in Information Technology today – too much data. Most of the data is in the form of files and called unstructured data. Unstructured data continues to increase at rates ...

  • EMC rivals' venomous reactions to ViPR

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 May 2013
  • LAS VEGAS -- Hitachi Data Systems and NetApp wasted little time sending reviews of EMC’s new ViPR software. Both sent e-mails panning EMC’s attempt at software-defined storage. You obviously ...

  • EMC's RecoverPoint, SRDF shake hands

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 03 May 2013
  • EMC will make a bunch of product launches next week at its annual EMC World conference in Las Vegas. But there were upgrades the vendor couldn’t wait to announce, so it revealed a handful of data ...

  • Brocade says its FC SAN sales disappointed last quarter

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 02 May 2013
  • Maybe Brocade has been a little over-optimistic about Fibre Channel SANs. After Brocade executives gushed bout how lucrative the FC market remains on the switch maker’s last earnings call, the ...