Storage Soup

August 2013

Storage vendors

  • Cleversafe raises a hefty $55 million to push object storage

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 20 Aug 2013
  • Object storage vendor Cleversafe this week raised $55 million in a series D funding round, bringing the total amount the company has raised to about $100 million since it was founded in 2004 and ...

  • Tegile takes a drink from flash funding fountain

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 16 Aug 2013
  • Tegile Systems pulled in $35 million in funding this week to help beef up sales and marketing for its Zebi storage arrays. Fittingly for a hybrid storage startup, the round included strategic t ...

  • FalconStor takes down 'For Sale' sign

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 09 Aug 2013
  • New FalconStor CEO Gary Quinn said the vendor has cut its ties with investment banker Wells Fargo, which the software vendor hired in December to pursue an acquisition of the company or other ...

  • Fusion-io fumbles again

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 08 Aug 2013
  • This has been a tough year for server-side flash pioneer Fusion-io, and it probably has yet to hit bottom. Fusion-io Wednesday reported disappointing sales for last quarter, and expects things to ...

  • Caringo joins the Amazon API bandwagon

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 07 Aug 2013
  •  Caringo Inc. recently launched its CloudScaler 2.0, adding support for Amazon S3 support and transparent disaster recovery options for cloud service providers. The company now joins a growing ...

  • Quantum still idling with DXi disk

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 02 Aug 2013
  • The DXi data deduplication disk system still isn’t working out for Quantum as planned. The DXi platform and StorNext archiving software are the main pillars in Quantum’s strategy to become a ...