Storage Soup

January 2010

Storage vendors

  • SolarWinds sweeps up SRM vendor Tek-Tools

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 27 Jan 2010
  • IT management software vendor SolarWinds today acquired storage management vendor Tek-Tools for $42 million in cash and stock. SolarWinds executives say by adding Tek-Tools Profiler software, ...

  • Coraid grabs CEO, $10 million in funding

    Dave Raffo - Editorial Director 25 Jan 2010
  • Coraid, which has stayed mostly under the radar with its ATA over Ethernet (AoE) storage systems, is looking to make some noise this year. Coraid today named a new CEO and said it closed a $10 ...

  • 01-21-2010 Storage Headlines

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 22 Jan 2010
  • [display_podcast] (0:25) Nexsan and FalconStor gun for EMC Data Domain with Dedupe SG 2 data deduplication backup device (1:42) Quantum brings data deduplication into StorNext management software ...

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

    Dave Raffo - Editorial 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 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 ...

  • DataCore adds support for logical volumes up to 1 PB

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 05 Jan 2010
  • DataCore kicked off 2010 with updates to its SANSymphony and SANMelody storage virtualization software, adding support for logical volumes up to 1 PB and the Asymmetric Logical Unit Access (ALUA) ...

  • EMC kicks off 2010 tech M&A with Archer buy

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 04 Jan 2010
  • EMC today became the first storage company to make an acquisition in 2010, although its acquisition of Archer Technologies falls mostly outside the storage space. EMC will sell Archer's IT ...