Storage Soup

May 2008

Storage management and analytics

  • Another approach to self-healing storage

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 20 May 2008
  • Over the last several weeks, I've been writing about the self-healing storage arrays announced by startup Atrato Inc. and a more seasoned company, Xiotech Corp. Seeing this, another company stuck ...

  • EDS acquisition makes HP Avis to IBM’s Hertz

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 13 May 2008
  • HP announced this morning that it will pay $13.9 billion for IT services company Electronic Data Systems (EDS) in a transaction expected to close in the second half of the year. EDS will remain a ...

  • VendorFights: Data Deduplication Edition

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 12 May 2008
  • With data deduplication in the news today, I recommend checking out the responses to Jon Toigo's questionnaire for data deduplication vendors. I found his questions about backing up deduped data to ...

  • Isilon sells more, loses more

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 May 2008
  • Isilon had mixed financial results last quarter, reporting higher revenue ($24.1 million) than expected while losing more money ($10.1 million) than in any quarter last year. But the most important ...

  • Symantec CEO: Nothing’s for sale

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 01 May 2008
  • John Thompson must have known the question was coming. The Symantec CEO certainly heard the rumors. So when he was asked Wednesday night during his company's earnings conference call about selling ...