Storage Soup

June 2010

  • Gear6 caches out; Violin Memory scoops up assets

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 16 Jun 2010
  • Flash memory appliance vendor Violin Memory today said it acquired the assets of failed caching startup Gear6 for an undisclosed price, and plans to add Gear6’s NAS and Memcached software to Violin ...

  • Moving On

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 11 Jun 2010
  • Imagine if the development of the Internet had stopped here... ...or if 1 GB of disk drive space had never developed beyond this. Individual careers in the fast-paced world of technology are just ...

  • Riverbed: cloud data storage products will come 'from the ashes' of Atlas

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 08 Jun 2010
  • I had a brief conversation last week with Ed Chapman, Riverbed's VP of cloud storage acceleration products, hired away from Cisco in May. Chapman (and senior vice president of marketing and ...

  • Emulex marries its 10-GigE partner; acquires ServerEngines

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 07 Jun 2010
  • Emulex today acquired its 10-Gigabit Ethernet silicon partner ServerEngines for $78 million in cash and eight million shares of Emulex stock to be issued at closing, which could bring the price to ...