Storage Soup

January 2010

Storage management and analytics

  • Dell launches 6-gig SAS enclosures

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 13 Jan 2010
  • Dell is taking a bottom-up approach to 6 Gbps SAS, beginning with its low-end PowerVault MDS1200 and MD1220 direct attached storage (DAS) systems. Dell launched the two 6-gig SAS systems today ...

  • Enterprise data storage and IT industries place more bets for 2010

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 12 Jan 2010
  • The Wizard, by user seanmcgrath on Flickr. Last week, we wrote about some early storage industry predictions for 2010 from analysts and users, but more industry experts have since checked in with ...

  • Emulex, QLogic sales indicate splurge in storage spending *UPDATED*

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 12 Jan 2010
  • Emulex offered the first hard evidence that storage spending picked up at the end of 2009, a year in which storage spending overall dropped significantly. And its HBA rival QLogic served up the ...

  • Dot Hill gives new software a hard sell

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Jan 2010
  • Dot Hill Systems has ambitious plans for software it will acquire from Cloverleaf Communications for $12 million. Dot Hill executives discussed those plans during a conference call Thursday night. ...

  • Dot Hill acquires Cloverleaf

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 06 Jan 2010
  • Storage systems vendor Dot Hill acquired privately held storage virtualization software maker Cloverleaf Communications Inc. this week for $12 million in cash and stock as part of its plan to focus ...