Storage Soup

October 2016

Storage vendors

  • Broadcom reportedly ready to swallow Brocade

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 31 Oct 2016
  • Brocade, the largest Fibre Channel networking vendor, could be joining the Broadcom empire soon. Bloomberg reports that Brocade is close to being acquired and that Broadcom is among the interested ...

  • WD claims strong demand for HDDs, flash with cloud customers

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 31 Oct 2016
  • Western Digital reported revenue of $4.7 billion in the first full quarter after its SanDisk acquisition closed, claiming demand was strong for hard drives and flash-based products with cloud and ...

  • StorNext sales help Quantum scale revenue

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 28 Oct 2016
  • With its StorNext revenue rising while data protection sales remained flat, Quantum achieved its second straight growth period last quarter. The StorNext file system is at the heart of Quantum’s ...