Cirrus Data: Migration for blockheads

Block data migration provides an exact copy of data from a source storage system to a target system.  Blocks and Files has written about file and object-level...

Breaking down the storage supplier revenue tiers

The storage market is mature and rigid, according to the revenue picture for publicly owned storage companies, which shows five stratified revenue layers, with a bit more...

Infinidat gets kudos for block array ransomware protection

Infinidat has been named by analyst GigaOm as the top ransomware-protecting block storage array supplier. The “GigaOm Sonar Report for Block-based Primary Storage Ransomware...

Dell introduces customer-managed APEX storage

Dell is offering day-to-day management of its APEX Data Storage Services to customers as an alternative to the vendor managing the whole shebang. The...

Seagate Exos arrays get punchier RAID controller

Seagate has uprated its Exos Application Platform (AP) arrays to new Exos X models with a VelosCT ASIC RAID controller boosting performance. The drive...
Storage news

Storage news ticker – September 6

AMD announced that the AMD Pensando Distributed Services Card, powered by the Pensando data processing unit (DPU) chip will be one of the first DPU products to...

Pure Storage revenue growth races past rivals in Q2, reports rare profits

Pure Storage's second quarter revenues for its fiscal 2023 grew 30 percent year-on-year - outpacing the competition - and for the second time in its commercial existence...

VMware adds single NVMe flash tier to vSAN

The arrival of NVMe SSDs with their much faster IO has given VMware the opportunity to revisit vSAN’s storage architecture and improve its performance.
HPE GreenLake

HPE records flat revenues for third 2022 quarter

Growth in Intelligent Edge and HPC was not enough to offset flat or negative revenues in compute, storage, and other divisions as HPE published results for its...

Tintri decouples VMstore software from hardware and embraces public cloud

DDN’s Tintri business unit is separating its VMware-focused VMstore software from its appliance storage hardware to deploy it on commodity X86 hardware on-premises and in the public...
NetApp

NetApp, VMware build on NVMe-oF, multi-cloud support, and more

NetApp and VMware on Monday outlined how they've been working together to improve the performance and availability of their customers' virtualized and containerized workloads.

Storage a bright spot in Dell second quarter

Dell Technologies experienced growth in its second fiscal quarter but demand signals suggest a revenue decline next quarter. The company reported record $26.4 billion...

Does mission critical data mean taking things slow? Nah, let’s take it to the...

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NetApp sees ‘early signs of relief in supply availability’

Supply chain woes, war in Ukraine, inflation – none of these appear to have had much affect on NetApp, which declared strong results for its first fiscal...

StorPool adds NVMe/TCP and NFS and ports to AWS

StorPool Storage has added NVMe/TCP access to its eponymous block storage system, file access with NFS, and ported it to AWS. This v20.0 release...

Acquisitive backup crew N-able buys Spinpanel

MSP backup service supplier N-able has bought Spinpanel and posted its earnings. N-able was was spun out of malware-stricken SolarWinds last year and has...

Infinidat alumni sue over stock dilution

Infinidat is fighting three lawsuits alleging improper stock option dilution brought by employees. We knew about one lawsuit in October 2020 but two more surfaced in a...

Infinidat guarantees one-minute data recovery

High-end storage array supplier Infinidat is making an InfiniSafe Cyber Storage guarantee for data recovery within one minute or less, and adding a performance guarantee too.