Storage Soup

September 2017

  • Dell EMC storage sags in the middle

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 07 Sep 2017
  • What do you do when storage sales slow down? If you’re Dell EMC, you add velocity to the sales process. “Storage velocity” was a frequently used term during Dell’s earnings call this morning. On ...

  • Tintri Enterprise Cloud Series federates 64 flash nodes

    Garry Kranz - Senior News Writer 07 Sep 2017
  • Flash vendor Tintri in July expanded storage clustering to enable customers to build a massively scalable private enterprise cloud. On Tuesday, the Tintri enterprise cloud strategy added another ...

  • HPE storage more Nimble after $1.2 billion buy

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 06 Sep 2017
  • HPE storage sales received a boost last quarter from its $1.2 bilion Nimble Storage acquisition. HPE did not break out its total storage revenue by product, or even give a total amount except to ...

  • BackupAssist CryptoSafeGuard aids ransomware backup strategy

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 06 Sep 2017
  • Windows data protection specialist BackupAssist is the latest vendor to provide a capability that helps combat ransomware. The Australia-based company recently launched CryptoSafeGuard, part of its ...

  • Elastifile grabs $16M to stretch sales staff

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 06 Sep 2017
  • Startup Elastifile, which sells a distributed file system that spans flash and cloud storage tiers, picked up $16 million in funding today. The startup also gained a new strategic investor in ...