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  • SimpliVity says sales still surging

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 20 Jul 2015
  • SimpliVity claims its second quarter sales bookings increased 250 percent over last year, fueled by its Cisco partnership and an avalanche of interest in hyper-convergence. SimpliVity does not give ...

  • SIOS launches iQ, seeks more intelligent analytics

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 17 Jul 2015
  • Data protection software vendor SIOS Technologies is branching out into IT analytics. The vendor this week launched SIOS iQ, an analytics platform developed for virtual machines and their ...

  • HP brings intelligent file analysis to storage management

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 13 Jul 2015
  • Hewlett-Packard has added two software applications -- one new and one upgraded for the tasks -- to help manage unstructured data. The new HP Storage Optimizer solution combines file analytics and ...

  • HDS fully digests Pentaho

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 05 Jun 2015
  • Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) closed its acquisition of Pentaho this week, which means Pentaho’s big data analytics technology will be showing up in HDS storage products soon. Pentaho software will be ...

  • Violin still searching for right notes

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 03 Jun 2015
  • The red hot all-flash array remains ice cold for Violin Memory. Violin reported revenue of $12.1 million for last quarter. That was down 33.3 percent from last year and 41 percent from last ...

  • NetApp names new CEO

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 01 Jun 2015
  • NetApp announced a changing of the guard at CEO and chairman of the board after the market close today, less than two weeks after another disappointing earnings report. CEO Tom Georgens departed ...

  • Veeam adds EMC to snapshot support list

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 28 May 2015
  • Veeam will add snapshot integration with EMC VNX and VNXe storage arrays when it rolls out its Availability Suite 9. Virtual backup specialist Veeam began integrating with storage arrays for more ...

  • Rubrik pulls in $41 million in funding for cloud backup

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 28 May 2015
  • Rubrik has raised $41 million in Series B funding and also unveiled more details behind its integrated backup appliance that does hybrid cloud backup, deduplication, compression and data ...