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Your occasional enterprise storage digest, featuring Commvault, Nutanix, HYCU, MariaDB and more

Companies in this week's enterprise storage news roundup, cover encryption, replication, tiering, object support, snapshots, the public cloud and more. Let's start alphabetically. Commvault...

NetApp tops customer survey for block and file storage

NetApp is ranked the top supplier for block and file storage by end users in a survey of European and US companies. Coldago, a...

HCI shop Pivot3 makes ‘significant’ layoffs

Pivot3, the hyperconverged startup, said the covid-19 pandemic has affected business and is axing staff in a cost-cutting drive. There are no details of...
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Diamanti: K8s workloads run so much faster on our bare metal HCI system

Profile: Diamanti has built a bare metal Kubernetes container platform with persistent all-flash storage. The California startup was founded in 2014 by three...

NetApp cans Kubernetes and Cloud Volumes services on HCI. But what is waiting in...

NetApp is shuttering NKS on HCI and Cloud Volumes on HCI, with effect from April 20. In their place, the storage giant is readying "some very cool...

Dell strengthens HCI market lead over… everyone

Dell Technologies has consolidated its hyperconverged infrastructure market share lead over second-placed Nutanix in IDC's latest quarterly storage tracker. Nutanix's growth rate did not...

Your occasional storage digest, featuring Infinidat, Retrospect, Toshiba and more

In this week's data storage roundup, Infinidat has put things in place to support vSphere disaster recovery failover across metro distances while Retrospect make it simple and...

HPE gives SimpliVity HCI a speed boost

HPE has given SimpliVity HCI a speed boost by using more flash drives or faster spinning disks. The company has not publicised the...

HPE storage sales remain flat despite adding SimpliVity HCI to the numbers

HPE storage revenues fell in Q12020, but the company was pleased even to maintain "flat sequential revenues competitive backdrop", CFO Tarek Robbiati said.

Dell merges server and storage sales teams to combat enterprise slowdown

Dell has combined its server and storage teams in response to a slowdown in enterprise sales in North America and China. Speaking in the...