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Your occasional enterprise storage digest, featuring Red Hat, Nexsan, and Scality

Nexsan has started up the RoCE road giving faster access to its Assureon archive arrays. IBM-owned Red Hat has added multi-cloud support to its container storage and...

The eyeopening multi-billion-dollar merry-go-round of Insight Partners, Veeam – and their one-time beau N2WS

Updated What an interesting world of revolving doors the enterprise storage sector can be sometimes. It's been brought to our attention that Insight Partners, the...

Your occasional enterprise storage digest, featuring Pavilion Data, HPE, Supermicro and more

This week's enterprise storage round-up starts with NVMe-over-Fabric startup Pavilion Data is readying a big sales and marketing push, spending August 2019 VC money. And there are...

Insight Partners buys Veeam for $5bn

Private Equity firm Insight Partners is acquiring the data protection powerhouse Veeam Software for about $5bn. Veeam, founded and owned by Russians based in...

Commvault tackles endemic under-performance with sales exec refresh

Commvault has appointed APJ and EMEA territory heads, as chief revenue officer Ricardo Di Blasio puts his own hires in the top sales spots. The enterprise data...

Hitachi Vantara targets solution sales with new army of consultants

Hitachi has completed the merger of Hitachi Vantara and Hitachi Consulting, first announced in September. The company has grand plans for the enlarged Hitachi...

Dell puts RSA on the block

Dell Technologies has hired Morgan Stanley to sell its RSA security business, according to PE Hub. RSA supplies software to detect cyber-security risks such...

Acronis and Qumulo join the storage unicorn herd

Research outfit Coldago has updated its Storage Unicorn list, adding data protector Acronis and scale-out filer Qumulo for the first time. A storage...

Veeam to resell Cobalt Iron SaaS backup

Veeam is adding Cobalt Iron's SaaS data protection software to its product portfolio and has invested an unspecified amount in the company, according to a source...

HYCU becomes your data protection Protégé

HYCU has announced general availability of its data protection-as-a-service offering called Protégé. The data protection vendor revealed this as a project last month.