Storage Soup

March 2009

Storage vendors

  • Fujitsu reorganizes in North America

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 30 Mar 2009
  • Three Fujitsu entities are consolidating into a new company called Fujitsu America, the better to align sales according to customer segment rather than specific products. Fujitsu Consulting, ...

  • 03-26-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 27 Mar 2009
  • [display_podcast] Stories referenced: (0:25) Dell officially launches PS6000 iSCSI SANs (2:33) Quantum DXi users report slow restores after power loss (3:29) Seagate introduces BlackArmor NAS boxes ...

  • Analysts see EMC/Dell relationship fading

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 25 Mar 2009
  • Despite both companies' protestations to the contrary last year, analysts on Wall Street and in the storage industry still see the coziness between the two companies trending down in the wake of ...

  • Carbonite sues Promise Technology for unreliable storage

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 24 Mar 2009
  • Online backup service provider Carbonite is suing Promise Technology, claiming that the storage vendor's arrays did not perform to specifications and prevented Carbonite users from restoring their ...

  • 03-19-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 20 Mar 2009
  • Hmmm...what could our top story be this week? [display_podcast] In case you missed 'em: (0:25) IBM reportedly wants Sun for $6.5B (1:45) Dell/EqualLogic prepares SSD IP SAN (2:57) Cisco pushes into ...

  • Would SunBM leave NetApp users in the lurch?

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 19 Mar 2009
  • IBM and Sun--East Coast meets West Coast? It's the talk of the IT industry this week, whether you're in servers, software, or storage--the Wall Street Journal report that IBM is in talks to acquire ...

  • Cisco pushes into servers; storage’s role undefined

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 16 Mar 2009
  • Cisco execs led by CEO John Chambers spent 90 minutes today on a webcast telling groups spread around the world what most of the IT world already knew – it is getting into the server business. But ...

  • Storage Headlines for 03-12-2009

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 13 Mar 2009
  • You know the drill--some stories you may have missed this week: [display_podcast] Stories referenced: (0:27) Pillar adds solid-state disks to Axiom arrays (1:17) HP puts solid state in EVA storage ...

  • Consumers feel enterprise-grade storage pain

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 09 Mar 2009
  • According to a notice posted on Facebook's official blog, a group of disk drives (a RAID group?) on what sounds like a clustered storage systems failed en masse over the weekend, causing 10 to 15% ...

  • Storage Headlines for 03-05-2009

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 06 Mar 2009
  • Here are some stories you may have missed this week: [display_podcast]   Stories referenced: (0:25) Storage budgets shrink as capacity grows Capacity planning: Users delay top-tier purchases ...

  • NetApp previews new GUI

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Mar 2009
  • NetApp chief technical architect Val Bercovici let slip on his blog that NetApp is planning a new interface for Windows users of NetApp filers, complete with screenshots and feature details. The ...

  • More musical chairs: EqualLogic exec changes roles within Dell

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 04 Mar 2009
  • One of the public faces of EqualLogic has a new role within the company that acquired it, Dell officials confirmed today. John Joseph, formerly VP of marketing for the iSCSI SAN vendor, has been ...

  • Musical chairs going on in the storage industry

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 04 Mar 2009
  • Two storage companies have new CEOs today. Hitachi Data Systems promoted its CEO Minoru Kosuge to chairman and picked its COO Jack Domme to replace him. Meanwhile, Fusion-io, (the topic of plenty ...

  • A technology deep-dive with Fusion-io

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 03 Mar 2009
  • We interviewed Fusion-io Inc. CTO David Flynn for one of our news stories today--here's some nitty-gritty bonus footage on how the company's product goes about protecting data, and how that ...

  • EMC vows to fight DOJ investigation

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 02 Mar 2009
  • Not a month after an Israeli news source reported that EMC Corp. had been under investigation concerning government contracts in Israel, EMC revealed in its annual report filed with the SEC that ...

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