Storage Soup

May 2011

Storage vendors

  • SanDisk acquires Pliant to tackle enterprise SSD market

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 16 May 2011
  • It’s no secret that there are more solid state drive (SSD) vendors in the market today than can possibly survive, and there is bound to be consolidation through acquisition and some companies ...

  • EMC's Tucci: It's all about the cloud

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 09 May 2011
  • The early message from EMC executives at EMC World is, “If you’re not using a private cloud yet, you’re late.” That’s how EMC chief marketing officer Jeremy Burton opened the first day’s keynote ...

  • NetApp closes Engenio deal, launches three storage sytems

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 09 May 2011
  • NetApp closed its $480 million acquisition of LSI’s Engenio storage system division today and hit the ground running with three new systems based on Engenio technology. NetApp rechristened Engenio ...

  • Brocade, Emulex kick off 16-gig FC hype

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 04 May 2011
  • Ready or not, 16 Gbps Fibre Channel is coming. Emulex and Brocade this week said they have 16-gig FC devices being qualified by storage and server vendors, although there doesn’t appear to be any ...

  • HP prepares new EVA, vows to keep XP *Update*

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 03 May 2011
  • Hewlett-Packard today said it will launch its next-generation EVA midrange storage system in June, and denied that it will stop selling its Hitachi-manufactured P9500 XP enterprise platform. For ...