Storage Soup

August 2011

Storage vendors

  • Dell adds 2.5-inch SAS, MLC SSDs to EqualLogic

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 22 Aug 2011
  • Dell revamped its EqualLogic iSCSI SAN hardware today, adding new entry-level and midrange platforms with support for 2.5-inch SAS drives and multi-level cell (MLC) solid state drives (SSDs) for ...

  • Brace yourself for storage announcement season

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 18 Aug 2011
  • Starting in late August, storage vendors will be making more product announcements than usual. These launches represent updates, next generations, or completely new products. Some announcements are ...

  • Xiotech changes name, improves ISE

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 17 Aug 2011
  • Xiotech is changing its name to X-IO (pronounced X-I-O) Technologies as part of an overhaul that really started in 2008 when it launched its ISE architecture and accelerated with the appointment of ...

  • InMage changes CEO, cultivates partner-friendly image

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 15 Aug 2011
  • InMage Systems has a new boss. He’s the same as its first boss. InMage founder Kumar Malavalli moved back into the CEO role today, replacing John Ferraro at the helm of the disaster recovery ...

  • How to evaluate storage products from startups

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 10 Aug 2011
  • Startup companies will often innovate and bring a unique product to market that can have high value for customers. The product may fit a specific need or solve a problem in a unique and economical ...

  • Does Brocade slump mean a drop in storage sales?

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Aug 2011
  • Brocade last Friday said its earnings last quarter fell short of its forecast, leading to questions about whether this is a sign of an overall slump in storage sales. Brocade is the market leader ...

  • Fusion-io picks up SSD caching startup IO Turbine

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 04 Aug 2011
  • Fusion-io just completed it's first quarter as a public company, and already its acting like a grown-up vendor. The PCI-based solid state storage vendor today acquired caching software startup IO ...