Storage Soup

October 2010

Storage vendors

  • Compellent plans to pump up Storage Center

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 27 Oct 2010
  • Compellent is preparing a major refresh of its SAN systems by the end of the quarter, CEO Phil Soran said Tuesday on the vendor’s earnings report conference call. Soran didn’t give specifics on the ...

  • CommVault looks to go beyond backup with Simpana 9

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 19 Oct 2010
  • While Simpana 9 gained attention mostly for its source data deduplication and array-based snapshot features when it launched earlier this month, CommVault is also looking to increase its presence ...

  • Is Isilon the next acquistion target?

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 18 Oct 2010
  • Nobody knows if Isilon Systems will be the next storage vendor to get acquired, but it’s clear that Isilon executives want to be the next. The scale-out NAS vendor has hired a firm to explore a ...

  • Overland snaps up MaxiScale for mini-price

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 14 Oct 2010
  • Overland Storage today picked up the intellectual property of failed clustered file system startup MaxiScale, and Overland CTO Geoff Barrall said the technology will enable the vendor to deliver ...

  • QLogic flexes its converged network muscles

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Oct 2010
  • QLogic this week sought to raise the bar for network convergence products. The vendor launched its third-generation 10-Gigabit Ethernet converged network adapter (CNA) and NIC, and its first ...

  • 3PAR's Scott to head HP storage

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 06 Oct 2010
  • Hewlett-Packard picked up a new storage leader as well as a new lead storage platform from its $2.35 billion 3PAR acquisition. HP today named former 3PAR CEO Dave Scott senior vice president and ...