Data Protection

Rubrik teams with Microsoft to develop Zero Trust anti-ransomware Azure services

Microsoft has made an investment in Rubrik as part of a strategic deal involving co-development of Zero Trust anti-ransomware services in the Azure public cloud with joint...

Weekly digest of storage news featuring IBM, Dell, Box, Toshiba, NVIDIA and Kioxia plus...

The themes this week are containers, flash, flash arrays, enterprise file-based collaboration and disk drives. Everything seems to be selling more, growing more, shipping more, developing more...

OwnBackup dons tricorn hat after second mega-funding round

Not content with a $167.5 million fund raiser in January, OwnBackup has tapped VCs again to pull in another $240 million and push its valuation past $3...

Three go mining for backup gold: Arcserve, Nutanix and Sophos

Arcserve has announced N-Series appliances, delivering integrated hyperscale backup, recovery, and ransomware protection to enterprise customers, thus joining Veeam, HYCU and Commvault, but with added security

Quantum turns the revenue corner as it develops cold Storage-as-a-Service

Quantum grew first quarter fiscal 2022 revenues 22 per cent year-on-year with a high hyperscale customer order rate and a growing backlog due to supply constraints. It...

Your occasional storage digest with Ahana, Egnyte, FalconStor and Netlist, Varada and a tad...

A data lake analytics startup springs on to the stage with a fast funding round following its founding (nice alliteration — Ed). Ransomware attackers love architecture, engineering...

Gartner: customers need to prioritise ransomware, and Commvault rules the roost

Gartner’s latest Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Backup and Recovery Software Solutions report looks at a dozen vendors and says customers should prioritise recovery from ransomware attacks,...

It’s taken two years but Nutanix has added Commvault to Mine portfolio

Two years and three months after saying it would happen, Nutanix has added Commvault Backup and Recovery to its turnkey Mine backup appliance. We’re still waiting for...

Your weekly storage digest with Dell and VAST Data, IBM’s mainframe, Microsoft and more

Some big names in the storage digest this week, with Dell (sort of) formally recognising VAST by producing what’s known as a sales knock-off card, IBM adding...

From disaster to inconvenience — Zerto adds near-instant ransomware restore

Disaster recovery specialist Zerto aims to deal with the corporate data cancer of ransomware by providing automated virtual machine protection, with restoration within seconds of an attack.