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HYCU CEO wrote the book on SaaS data apocalypse

We face a looming SaaS data apocalypse, according to HYCU co-founder and CEO Simon Taylor, and he’s written a book about it. SaaS data protector HYCU announced its R-Cloud scheme in...
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Storage news ticker – September 20

Data protector Acronis has announced Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office (formerly Acronis True Image) with a suite of features that integrate secure backup and AI-based security, making it the...

William Blair downgrades NetApp, but storage firm remains ‘confident’

NetApp has been downgraded by a financial analyst for what it claimed was underpar cloud business growth and falling on-prem storage product sales. The company sells ONTAP file and block...

Veeam pumps money into SaaS backup startup Alcion

After buying Niraj Tolia and Vaibhav Kamra’s container backup startup Kasten, Veeam has now put cash into Alcion, their SaaS app backup startup. Alcion was founded in 2022 by CEO...

Egnyte brings AI classification to construction industry

Content collaborator Egnyte has introduced specific AI/ML services to trigger workflows for images and documents in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) market. Egnyte is a file-based collaboration services company...

Storage news ticker – September 18

Cigent Technology, which supplies zero trust data protection, is partnering with encrypted storage drive supplier Kanguru to bring full disk encryption to global customers. Kanguru Defender SED300 Secure SSDs,...

Quantum provides plenty of solace to those seeking cheaper cold data

Nasdaq-listed Quantum Corporation has released pre-configured data bundles to make it easier to purchase and deploy the company's ActiveScale Cold Storage, the Amazon S3-like object storage system. The ActiveScale offering...

Increased cloud costs pulls focus of some SMEs to on-site storage

A snapshot survey just published indicates smaller companies may well baulk at paying rapidly increasing cloud storage costs, with a number instead intending to move some of their data...

Druva flying higher in SaaS data protection

SaaS backup supplier Druva has passed $200 million in annual recurring revenue, with co-founder and CEO Jaspreet Singh claiming it’s “the first (and only) 100 percent SaaS data resiliency...

Gartner unveils hottest storage trends for 2023

Gartner reckons the top enterprise storage trends for 2023 include cloud operating models, new SSD technologies, cyber security against ransomware, and better use of unstructured data for analytical insights. We...