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HPE sharpen’s SimpliVity edge backup

HPE has enabled updated its SimpliVity HCI operating system to protect data better and provision storage to containerised apps. SimpliVity 4.1.0 can backup...
Antonio Neri presenting on stage

‘Leaner, better resourced’ HPE rides the post-pandemic waves

HPE CEO Antonio Neri yesterday hailed the company's "strong Q1 performance...Our revenue exceeded our outlook and we significantly expanded our gross and operating margins to drive strong...
Rajiv Ramaswami

Nutanix Q2 results beat expectations despite flat revenues

Nutanix Q2 earnings beat expectations as its move to subscriptions showed positive results. Incoming CEO Rajiv Ramaswami said the company "delivered a strong quarter across the board,...

VMware plugs into persistent container storage with Cloudian and MinIO

VMware has added persistent container storage in a VMware Cloud Foundation update, via vSAN Data Persistence platform plug-ins with Cloudian and MinIO. VMware Cloud...

Dell’s VxRail is an EPYC story in the works

Dell Technologies has spruced up the VxRail hyperconverged line-up with AMD EPYC processor options brought in to P Series performance-intensive configurations. The new all-flash...

Veritas’s NetBackup now comes in HCI deployments

Veritas has gone live with NetBackup 9.0, a major release of its flagship data protection software. Enhancements include scale-out and hyperconverged 'Flex Scale' nodes, simpler operations, and...

DataCore snaps up Caringo for object storage

Datacore has bought the object storage supplier Caringo for an undisclosed amount and will now offer software-defined block, file and object storage. Caringo...
Radar Antenna

Hyperconverged diverges into two paths – Enterprise and Edge, says GigaOm

According to GigaOm, there are two distinct hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) markets, namely Enterprise and Edge. Accordingly, the analyst firm has compiled two separate "radar screens", its...

Nutanix goes to work with Google Anthos

Nutanix HCI now supports Anthos, the Google application management platform for customers who run Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) on their own servers. Anthos...

Your occasional storage digest with Cisco Hyperflex, SoftIron, and more

2021 has started with a bang... but let's talk about data storage. In this week's news roundup we feature Cisco, Backup Assist and SoftIron. Also there are...