Containers

Your occasional storage digest with Cisco Hyperflex, SoftIron, and more

2021 has started with a bang... but let's talk about data storage. In this week's news roundup we feature Cisco, Backup Assist and SoftIron. Also there are...

Storageless storage is the ‘answer’ to Kubernetes data challenges

NetApp and Hammerspace have recently begun talking about 'storageless storage'. No, it's not an oxymoron, but a concept that takes a leaf from the serverless compute playbook....

What does AWS Outposts mean for on-premises storage vendors?

Amazon late last year launched AWS Outposts, a fully managed service based on a converged infrastructure rack, including server, storage, networking, and AWS cloud software services. The...

Project Karavi is Dell’s way to extend Kubernetes CSI

Dell has unveiled Project Karavi, an initiative to add enterprise storage features to the Kubernetes CSI interface. K8s CSI is being used by...
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Portworx and Mayastor Kubernetes block storage flies highest

A study of Kubernetes storage supplier performance has revealed that efficiency of storage code is exposed in cloud-native environments. This has a knock-on effect on performance.

Kioxia integrates KumoScale with Kubernetes

Kioxia, the memory chip maker, has integrated its KumoScale flash storage array into the Kubernetes world. KumoScale is Kioxia’s software to operate a box...
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Cisco clambers onto containers with two Kubernetes acqui-hires

Cisco is beefing up its Kubernetes capability with an acqui-hire, its second in recent weeks. The networking giant said yesterday it is acquiring most...
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Trilio covers more K8s variants and controls with enhanced console

Trilio has introduced a management console and extended coverage for its Kubernetes data protection service. With TrilioVault for Kubernetes 2.0, the company aims to...

Veeam and Pure snapped up the top two Kubernetes DP suppliers

Pure Storage bought Portworx in September and Veeam bought Kasten last month, to establish an early lead in Kubernetes data protection, according to GigaOm.
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Catalogic enters the Kubernetes backup fray with CloudCasa

Catalogic Software, the copy data management vendor, is expanding into containerised app backup. The new cloud-native SaaS, called CloudCasa, supports Kubernetes and Red Hat...