Street-beater NetApp’s fifth growth quarter in a row

NetApp had a knock-out second fiscal 2022 quarter, selling more flash arrays and object storage, and with a good pipeline for further sales. Its public cloud business...

22dot6 adds extra cloudiness to its Valence software

All-singing, all-dancing TASS (Transcendent Abstracted Storage System) supplier 22dot6 has updated its Valence software — making it easier to set up and operate private, hybrid, and public...

NexuStorage says blocks and files can come from object storage

NexuStorage’s Nexfs software serves block and file data from an object-backing store using sub-file chunking to reduce data movement and help data tiering, and claims great tier-one...

Dell has record quarter, but flattish storage lets the side down

Dell’s quarterly revenues rose 21 per cent year-on-year to a record $28.4 billion, but storage revenues were anaemic with a mere 0.9 per cent rise to $3.89...

Fog busters! Data and storage category clarification

My mental data and storage classification landscape has been getting confused and briefings with suppliers made it obvious a refresh was needed. Going back...
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Boom! DataCore arrives in Kubernetes storage space by buying MayaData

Block, file and object storage software supplier DataCore has bought MayaData and its Kubernetes storage business for an undisclosed sum. DataCore’s Caringo object storage software has notched...

DDN turbo-charges SFA arrays with massive bandwidth expansion

DDN has accelerated its SFA200 and SFA400 NVX arrays by up to 156 per cent by adding more and faster PCIe lanes and upgrading the controllers to...

Hammerspace Global Data Environment’s anti-gravity field for data is ready for the big...

Take a deep breath. Hammerspace, the unstructured data silo-busting supplier, has raised its game to provide a Global Data Environment (GDE) across file, block and object storage...

Storage News Ticker – November 12

… A DCIG blog by Lead Analyst Ken Clipperton claims “The DRAM era of memory — volatile, scarce, and expensive — is drawing to...

Storage News Ticker – November 11

… Cloud backup service supplier Datto reported $157.9 million revenues for calendar Q3 2021, up 20 per cent year-on year, with profits of $13.5...

MemVerge puts elephantine big memory movability in the cloud

MemVerge’s Big Memory Cloud technology brings Big Memory Computing to multi-cloud environments. Startup MemVerge has software combining DRAM and Optane DIMM persistent memory into...

Infinidat CEO replenishing market-facing exec team

Eleven months into his role, Infinidat CEO Phil Bullinger is replenishing the ranks of his market-facing executive team to increase its presence and competitiveness. Richard Bradbury is...

NetApp mounts attack video assaults on Pure and Dell

NetApp has lowered its marketing game – or raised it, depending on your point of view – by running video ads attacking Dell and Pure Storage.

iXsystems’ open-sorcery – scale-out file/block/object HCI software

TrueNAS SCALE is an open-source and scale-out hyperconverged infrastructure software system announced by iXsystems, which has more than a million software deployments and more than 10EB managed...

Tick the NVMe-oF box – StorONE adopts NVMe-over-Fabrics tech as no-fuss upgrade

StorONE has added NVMe-over-Fabrics connectivity to its S1 Enterprise array software, speeding data access to sub-millisecond levels. The S1 file, block and object storage...

NetApp previews high-end array and adds automatic anti-ransomware weapons to ONTAP

At a virtual Insight 2021 event, NetApp has unveiled planned automated ransomware defences in the latest release of its ONTAP array operating system, along with enhanced data...

Infinidat lures Eric Herzog away from IBM to become its chief marketing honcho

Infinidat has hired one of the most recognisable and prominent marketeers in the storage industry as its Chief Marketing Officer — Eric Herzog. This...

Hello little siblings: Tintri’s loner T7080 gets a family

DDN’s Tintri enterprise array business unit has added entry and mid-range models alongside an updated VMstore T7000 dual-controller, all-NVMe flash array product. Tintri’s VMstore...