Storage Soup

February 2009

Storage management and analytics

  • Latest Sun/NetApp clash: SPEC SFS

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 24 Feb 2009
  • While one vendor's blogger came to bury SPEC SFS, another came to defend it. The clash of vendors as yet seems unresolved. The Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation (SPEC) SFS benchmark ...

  • EMC expands Iomega NAS platform

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Feb 2009
  • EMC Corp. rolled out a 4 TB home NAS box for the Iomega StorCenter line today, and an EMC official told Storage Soup about other software and hardware updates to come for EMC's SMB, SOHO and ...

  • Apple founder Wozniak joins solid-state drive company

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Feb 2009
  • SSD maker Fusion-io announced today that Apple founder Steve Wozniak has joined it as Chief Scientist. According to a Fusion-io press release, "Wozniak will act as a key technical advisor to the ...

  • CommVault slides with economy

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 05 Feb 2009
  • The economy took a bite out of CommVault last quarter, as the backup software vendor recorded lower sales than expected. CommVault’s $60.1 million in revenue was below its guidance of $63 million ...