Home Data Management

Data Management

Loss-making Snowflake doubles down in dash for growth

It takes Snowflake Computing six months or more from signing up a big enterprise customer for the revenues to start rolling in. Onboarding migration delays are to...

Your occasional storage digest with Arcserve, StorageCraft, DDN, and more

Old Arcserve and young StorageCraft - both second or third tier data protection companies - are merging. Are they huddling together for warmth or is it a...

Clumio lays off more staff as it shifts focus to cloud

Backup-as-a-Service startup Clumio has laid off more staff as it focuses on public cloud backup.  Sources told Blocks and Files that two-thirds of its...

Delphix and AppDynamics aim to ‘drive application downtime to zero’

Delphix and AppDynamics have integrated their software at the API level to provide automated data delivery and recovery when applications crash. The goal, they say, is to...

This week in storage with Backblaze, Kioxia, Index Engines and more

Our IPO sensing organ is twitching strongly following a couple of Backblaze announcements. NAND and SSD fabber Kioxia has made a loss in its latest quarter. Index...

Delphix: ‘Programmable data infrastructure’ will accelerate your DX

Interview: Delphix, the data virtualization, vendor now describes itself as the industry leader in "programmable data infrastructure".  So we asked Jedidiah Yueh, founder and CEO, what that...

Veeam revenues jump 22% in 2020

Data protector Veeam said yesterday annual recurring revenues grew 22 per cent in 2020 and it has more than 400,000 customers under its belt, including 82 per...

Rubrik transitions to new phase as sales and engineering heads leave

Earlier this week, Blocks & Files reported the sudden departure of Rubrik's Chief Revenue Officer Brett Shirk and several senior execs from the company. Since then we...

Rubrik CRO Brett Shirk ‘has resigned’ – sources

Brett Shirk, Rubrik's Chief Revenue Officer, resigned late last month, according to our sources. The data protection vendor has declined to answer our questions about this.

Relational database is ‘biggest on-prem hunting ground’ for cloud giants

Interview: Chris Buckel is the VP for biz dev at Silk, a data storage startup based in Massachusetts that used to be called Kaminario. In a recent...