Data Management

Snowflake is backed to the tune of $923m. Why are VCs investing so heavily?

Snowflake Computing has taken in $450m in a second 2018 funding round to advance its data warehouse in the cloud business. Total funding now stands at $923m.

Teradata moves to new Vantage point as it advises customers to ‘stop buying analytics’

Teradata is exhibiting many signs of a mid-life crisis. The data warehouse vendor has upped sticks, moving its corporate headquarters from Dayton, Ohio to San Diego, given...

Egnyte thinks global with $75m injection from Goldman Sachs

Egnyte has secured $75m in a new funding round - five years after its last round and 18 months after its CEO said he didn’t need more...

Your Irregular Storage Digest with Delphix, HTF Market Intelligence, Mimecast, and Korean fabbers

Here's the speed read version: Delphix has picked up a UK TV broadcaster as a customer; a somewhat limited cloud backup market report appears; Mimecast is losing...

SNIA open-sources CDMI cloud storage standard

The  Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) this week open-sourced the Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) v2.0 standard, with the aim of encouraging the wider storage community to...

Snowflake adds Microsoft Azure to its data warehouse collection

Snowflake Computing's data warehouse as a service today opens for business to all Microsoft Azure customers, bringing the cloud platform into line with AWS.  The news should...

FFS! Umm… Code42’s FFS doesn’t mean what you think it means

Backup supplier Code42 has an endpoint Forensic File Search (FFS) capability to which it has added the ability to monitor certain cloud services. This...

Scality rocks out Zenko, its multi-cloud data controller

Interview: Scality has made Zenko, its multi-cloud data controller, generally available.  Zenko v1.0 is a cloud-native product, available in both open source and enterprise...

Cohesity responds to allure of Azure with integrations galore

Secondary storage converger Cohesity is cuddling up to Microsoft by integrating its Pegasus v6.1 backup software with Office 365 Exchange Online and adding support for Azure Data...

Nasuni reduces price fears from archival storage tiers

Nasuni’s latest Cloud File Services (CFS) update takes care of tiering primary NAS files to secondary/archival storage in the cloud by presenting a single file namespace resource...