Storage Soup

July 2016

  • IDrive Vault hurdles into data protection market

    Paul Crocetti - TechTarget 14 Jul 2016
  • IDrive has opened its vault to offer a new hybrid backup appliance, touting the product as feature-rich but affordable data protection. The IDrive Vault, available now, provides 4 TB of local ...

  • Rubrik, Pure Storage converge for performance

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 13 Jul 2016
  • Rubrik, a startup selling convergence for data management, is trying to piggy-back on the success of all-flash arrays through a partnership with Pure Storage. Rubrik’s early focus is on data ...

  • Backblaze B2 takes on Amazon, Google and Azure

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 08 Jul 2016
  • Cloud provider Backblaze has gone GA with B2 Cloud Storage, a cloud service that is trying to compete with heavy hitters such as Amazon, Google and Microsoft Azure at a cheaper cost. The Backblaze ...

  • EMC to Nexsan: We said 'Unity' first

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 01 Jul 2016
  • In the latest shot fired in the David-and-Goliath dispute between Nexsan Technologies and EMC over the Unity trademark, EMC claimed it began using the Unity brand name in 2014. The first scheduled ...

  • Red Hat Storage VP sees different uses for Ceph, Gluster

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 30 Jun 2016
  • Red Hat Storage showed off updates to its Ceph and Gluster software and laid out its strategy for working with containers at this week’s Red Hat Summit in San Francisco. We caught up with Ranga ...