Storage Soup

August 2009

Storage vendors

  • EMC acquires FastScale, deepens connection with VMware

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 31 Aug 2009
  • It's strange to think of a parent company finding new ways to grow closer with a subsidiary -- after all, an ownership relationship seems about as deep as it gets. But for years now, VMware and EMC ...

  • Photos from Iron Mountain site visit

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 28 Aug 2009
  • Yesterday, SearchDataBackup.com Site Editor Andrew Burton and I took a trip to Iron Mountain Digital's headquarters in Southborough, Mass., for some face-to-face meetings with Iron Mountain ...

  • 08-27-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 28 Aug 2009
  • As mentioned below, it's been the Week of 8 Gbps FC. [display_podcast] Stories referenced: (0:24) NetApp begins rollout of Data Ontap 8 NetApp plans SSDs in arrays by end of 2009 (3:26) EMC remakes ...

  • Emulex and IBM to ship virtual NIC

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 27 Aug 2009
  • Emulex executives said yesterday that IBM has qualified a new Virtual Fabric Adapter for BladeCenter servers, which will allow the consolidation of Ethernet and Fibre Channel connections. The ...

  • NetApp plans SSDs in arrays by end of 2009

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 26 Aug 2009
  • While there was a “flash” of NetApp’s solid state strategy evident in its product launch this week, a big part of it was missing in all the talk of Data Ontap 8 and the vendor’s cloud strategy. The ...

  • LSI joins 8 Gbps FC party with new disk array

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 25 Aug 2009
  • There's a lot of 8 Gbps Fibre Channel going around these days. LSI Corp. joined EMC Corp. today in announcing new support for the next leap in Fibre Channel throughput with the Engenio 4900 system ...

  • 08-20-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 21 Aug 2009
  • [display_podcast] (0:23) NetApp names Georgens CEO, says Data Ontap 8 is coming (2:52) Will 2011 be the year of Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)? (4:59) Ex-Brocade CEO Reyes gets a new trial ...

  • Storage blogosphere rumbles with rumors of EMC Atmos Compute

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 20 Aug 2009
  • Reports from storage industry blogs and an a EMC Corp. customer event suggest EMC is getting ready to launch a new cloud computing service based on its Atmos onLine storage as a service offering. ...

  • NetApp passes CEO torch from Warmenhoven to Georgens

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 19 Aug 2009
  • After 15 years as CEO – practically an eternity in the storage business – NetApp’s Dan Warmenhoven stepped down today and named Tom Georgens his successor. The move was anticipated since NetApp ...

  • Ex-Brocade CEO Reyes gets a new trial

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 19 Aug 2009
  • Remember the 2007 stock option backdating trial that ended in the conviction of former Brocade CEO Greg Reyes and cost Brocade hundreds of millions of dollars in legal fees? Well, get ready for the ...

  • e-discovery software vendors continue to broaden scope

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 18 Aug 2009
  • Recommind and Clearwell Systems expanded their e-discovery and regulatory compliance records management product lines this week with support for more areas of the e-discovery Reference Model ...

  • Zmanda opens up cloud backup API

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 14 Aug 2009
  • Open source backup software vendor Zmanda Inc., among the first to offer customers a direct link between its backup software and cloud storage, is opening up its API for connecting backup software ...

  • 08-13-2009 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 14 Aug 2009
  • [display_podcast] Stories referenced: (0:23) NetApp goes native with Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) storage (1:45) STEC ships enterprise-ready MLC solid-state drives, but acknowledges tradeoffs ...

  • HP to EMC/Data Domain: Bring it on

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 13 Aug 2009
  • Admittedly late to the data deduplication game, Hewlett-Packard Co. is brewing new dedupe offerings to compete with the market's new 800-pound gorilla -- EMC/Data Domain. "We welcome the ...

  • RenewData acquires legal review software maker

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 12 Aug 2009
  • RenewData announced today it's bought the privately-held Digital Mandate for an undisclosed sum, and plans to add Digital Mandate's Vestigate legal review software to its eDiscovery software as a ...

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