Storage Soup

March 2014

Storage vendors

  • Tintri moves into VMware's vSphere

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 20 Mar 2014
  • Tintri, which designs its VMstore storage appliances to be virtual machine-friendly, is releasing a plug-in to let customers manage VMstore inside of VMware’s vSphere. The plug-in lets Tintri ...

  • Avere upgrades its FXT high performance system

    Sonia Lelii - Senior News Writer 14 Mar 2014
  • Avere Systems Inc. has added a new device to its NAS optimization FXT 4000 series that has higher capacity and better I/O performance. The FXT 4800  is an upgrade to the company's all-flash FXT ...

  • NetApp plans more cuts as market share drops

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 13 Mar 2014
  • NetApp is planning to cut about 600 employees over the next year, following a 900-headcount reduction in 2013. The vendor disclosed its plans in an SEC filing Wednesday, claiming it will cost about ...

  • Slumping Violin Memory prepares a new tune

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 07 Mar 2014
  • All-flash array vendor Violin Memory recorded less revenue and a great loss than expected last quarter. Still, its earnings report was better than the previous quarter. Violin’s first quarterly ...

  • Rackspace buys into Gen5 (16-gig) Fibre Channel

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 05 Mar 2014
  • Storage vendors are counting on cloud storage providers more and enterprises less for large implementations these days. Rackspace’s new SAN design is a prime example of that. Rackspace upgraded to ...