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Your occasional storage digest with Rewind, Satori, a Snowflake quadfecta, benchmark bifecta and more

There’s a mini-blizzard of Snowflake news — a quadfecta in fact — plus two startups raising cash, Rewind for SaaS application service backup, and Satori for its...

Feel the AWS Kubernetes love — Dell EMC adds EKS Anywhere to VxRail using...

Dell EMC has worked with VMware and AWS to add EKS Anywhere to its hyperconverged VxRail systems, with storage needs fulfilled by either vSAN or PowerStore external...

MayaData: another Kubernetes storage startup changes CEO

Open source Kubernetes-focused startup MayaData has undergone a CEO change as — this is almost laughable — the Chief Transformation Officer transforms the CEO who hired him...

Contain yourselves: new Diamanti CEO faces exec hiring opportunity

Executing a hyperconverged software to hyperconverged Kubernetes software pivot, startup Diamanti has changed its CEO — with a raft of consequent exec changes following the hiring.

StorPool update boasts tighter cloud platform integration

Software-defined storage firm StorPool Storage has released version 19.3 of its scale-out block storage platform, adding management features to its GUI and a range of updates including...

Weekly digest of storage news featuring IBM, Dell, Box, Toshiba, NVIDIA and Kioxia plus...

The themes this week are containers, flash, flash arrays, enterprise file-based collaboration and disk drives. Everything seems to be selling more, growing more, shipping more, developing more...

Kubernetes storage: SmartX’s IOMesh beats Portworx, Longhorn and OpenEBS

China-based SmartX has released a preview of its Kubernetes storage software IOMesh, and it outperforms Pure’s Portworx, Longhorn and OpenEBS on MySQL transactions and latency.

Contain yourselves — Nutanix and Red Hat enjoy a warm embrace

Nutanix and IBM-owned Red Hat are working together with cross-certification of products in a partnership that will strengthen their ability to compete with VMware.

Ionir exec chairman grips cloud-native company tighter, takes on CEO spot

Less than a year after emerging from stealth, Kubernetes data-moving startup Ionir has a new CEO. Ionir was created from the ashes of Reduxio...

Coldago survey: users love cloud, cloud-native and flash arrays; secondary storage surprises

An end-user survey by research firm Coldago finds users highly positive about the public cloud, cloud-native development, and all-flash arrays, with some surprising vendor rankings concerning Infinidat,...