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Storage startup births, acquisitions and market exits in 2023

Three interesting storage startups emerged in 2023, seven were bought and a few storage suppliers and products quit the scene. As more storage startups were bought than born, the...

Percona advocates for automated scaling of storage in Kubernetes

Percona, a provider of open source database services and support, wants to have storage automatically scaled in Kubernetes environments, and has opened up about its efforts. If a Kubernetes-orchestrated database...

Storage news ticker – November 28

Cribl, which supplies a data engine for IT and security, announced that its Cribl Edge scalable edge-based data collection system is available through AWS Marketplace as an Amazon Elastic...

Nodeum punching above its weight in Euro HPC market

Belgium-based Nodeum is a 10-person outfit with its file management software used by 30 customers, including five of the top European high-performance computing centers. How did such a small...

Scality debuts ARTESCA hardware appliance for Veeam users

Scality has launched an ARTESCA hardware appliance specifically for Veeam users that competes with the Object First product. The company introduced its cloud-native ARTESCA object storage software a couple of...
John Bumenthal, Volumez Chief Product and Business Officer

Cloud storage pusher Volumez talks up ‘age of OpEx’

Volumez has developed a cloud-delivered block storage provisioning service for containerized applications. Storage features such as performance, resiliency and security are specified by customer's declarative input. Volumez provisions the...

Storage News Ticker – November 3

Open-source player Airbyte, which provides data source to destination connector tech, has a "Powered by Airbyte" version that enables software developers to embed over 100 integrations into their applications....

Snowflake unleashes Snowday announcement blizzard

Snowflake has announced improved support for external data, app development, generative AI models, data governance, and cost management directly in its data warehouse cloud at the Snowday 2023 gabfest. The...

OpenShift users now have a Dell APEX service just for them

Dell has launched an APEX Red Hat OpenShift service allowing users to subscribe to open source container wrangling software in an enterprise-style setting. Red Hat OpenShift is the IBM-owned open-source...
Storage news

Storage news ticker – September 27

CDN supplier Akamai has confirmed six new core compute regions across Europe, Asia, North America and Latin America. The new locations in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan, Jakarta, Osaka, Japan, and São Paulo expand Akamai’s cloud computing network todata-intensive connection points that will ultimately allow enterprise customers to provide improved connectivity and experience to end...

Dell APEX Cloud Platform comes to Azure Stack HCI

Dell has launched its APEX Cloud Platform for Azure, first announced at Dell World in May, helping to provide a consistent Azure cloud environment across edge, branch, and central...

Tintri launches software-only VMstore and managed infrastructure service

DDN’s Tintri unit has unveiled a software-only rendition of its VMstore product and now offers VMstore through a managed infrastructure service framework. Historically, Tintri's VM-aware VMstore operated exclusively on its...