Storage Soup

September 2017

Storage vendors

  • Dell EMC storage gets new boss

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 18 Sep 2017
  • Of all the EMC executives who left the company since the Dell acquisition, the departure of David Goulden will have the greatest impact on the Dell EMC storage business. Dell dropped the news that ...

  • Nasuni cloud NAS helps score $38 million in funding

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 18 Sep 2017
  • Cloud-based file service provider Nasuni last week closed on $38 million in funding to boost its expansion plans in research and development and its channel and go-to-market efforts. The Goldman ...

  • Toshiba memory business sale points to Bain-led consortium

    Carol Sliwa - Senior News Writer 14 Sep 2017
  • The Toshiba memory business could be sold to a Bain Capital-led consortium that reportedly includes Apple, Dell Technologies and Seagate if the parties can strike a deal that passes legal muster ...

  • Dell EMC Isilon helps preserve tennis history

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 14 Sep 2017
  • At the U.S. Open tennis tournament last week, Rafael Nadal solidified his Hall of Fame credentials and Sloane Stephens became a hall of fame candidate. And the International Tennis Hall of Fame ...

  • Spectra Logic BlackPearl NAS disk appliance launches

    Garry Kranz - Senior News Writer 13 Sep 2017
  • Spectra Logic has added a midrange BlackPearl NAS disk appliance to augment its tape-based object storage. Spectra Logic launched the object-based BlackPearl line as a linear tape file system ...

  • Tintri revenue misses target, but earnings are a surprise

    Garry Kranz - Senior News Writer 07 Sep 2017
  • Private enterprise cloud specialist Tintri Inc. on Thursday posted mixed financial results in its first earnings call since going public in June. The bottom line: lackluster Tintri revenue was ...

  • Dell EMC storage sags in the middle

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 07 Sep 2017
  • What do you do when storage sales slow down? If you’re Dell EMC, you add velocity to the sales process. “Storage velocity” was a frequently used term during Dell’s earnings call this morning. On ...

  • HPE storage more Nimble after $1.2 billion buy

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 06 Sep 2017
  • HPE storage sales received a boost last quarter from its $1.2 bilion Nimble Storage acquisition. HPE did not break out its total storage revenue by product, or even give a total amount except to ...

  • Nutanix revenue jumps as competition grows

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 05 Sep 2017
  • Hyper-converged pioneer Nutanix grew revenue 72% in its first year as a public company. Nutanix revenue grew to $767 million during a span in which competition intensified. Dell EMC, Hewlett ...