Storage Soup

July 2008

Storage vendors

  • EMC enters no-spin zone on VMware CEO’s departure

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 09 Jul 2008
  • A day later after the fact, is has become clear that VMware didn't dump CEO Diane Greene because of personal differences between her and EMC executives. The final straw was a business dispute with ...

  • VMware CEO Greene gets pink slip

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Jul 2008
  • Last week we ran a story on by Beth Pariseau about friction between VMware and storage vendors as more storage gets connected to virtual machines. Because the story focused on ...

  • QLogic boss says he’s too busy to quit

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 01 Jul 2008
  •  QLogic CEO H.K. Desai had planned to step down this year, but says there is too much going on in the storage industry for him to leave now. That's why his heir apparent left QLogic in March, and ...

  • Ibrix gets a new leader

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 01 Jul 2008
  • Yesterday I met with Ibrix, a company I haven't caught up with in a while. They seem to be doing well with movie production studios, and our meeting featured a screening of Wall-E, the latest ...