Storage Soup

December 2014

  • Storage sales still sluggish

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Dec 2014
  • External storage revenue increased less than one percent year-over-year last quarter, with none of the major vendors growing more than 3.5 percent. That’s better than the two previous quarters of ...

  • How storage controllers differ

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 04 Dec 2014
  • All storage systems have a controller, which is a device with a processor that sends instructions to the disks. Storage controllers differ from vendor to vendor, but generally fit into three types ...

  • Violin heads in positive financial direction, stems bleeding

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 30 Nov 2014
  • The financial horizon looks brighter for Violin Memory than it did a year ago. The Santa Clara, California-based all-flash array (AFA) vendor reported last week that revenue grew for the second ...