Public Cloud

B&Ffled by the storage news flood? Get unbaffled here

Here is a snapshot of press and conference announcements to go with your morning's coffee, tea, smoothie or some other beverage. Cohesity goes...

Contain yourselves; Kubernetes will defeat public cloud lock-in

Interview Object storage supplier Cloudian tells us IBM’s $34 billion acquisition of Red Hat  is evidence of a sea change in what 'cloud' means. The most effective...

Flash and trash. What’s the big idea about two-tier storage?

The storage analyst Enrico Signoretti popularised the term 'flash and trash' in 2015, to "describe a trend of  two-tier storage built on latency-sensitive, flash-based arrays on one...

Cloudtenna: We can find the file in any pile

 Cloudtenna’s multi-cloud and on-premises file search service is ready to use. The Bay Area company is an early stage-ish startup, founded in 2013 and...

Regarding NetApp’s strong second quarter

Analysis NetApp turned in a good second fiscal quarter 2019, though its all-flash array revenue growth rate slowed. It spent a lot of earnings call...

A stitch in time saves…Veritas mines data to fix appliances before they break

Veritas appliances are to get much better at looking after their own health, thanks to a clever remote monitoring service. Veritas Predictive Insights uses artificial intelligence...

All the storage news that’s fit to print! And then some…

Storage news is our stock-in-trade, but it is hard to keep up with the barrage directed at our inbox. We simply don't have the...

You are not alone. Cloud repatriation is a thing, a good thing, says Cloudian

Michael Tso, co-founder and CEO of object storage supplier Cloudian, thinks the rush to the public cloud is slowing. The on-premises world has caught up...

Druva adds backup to AWS Snowball Edge data transfer appliance

Druva has teamed up with Amazon Web Services to offer its data protection software on AWS Snowball Edge appliances. Snowball Edge is AWS's dedicated...

Hello, Nebulon! 3Par amigos unveil their cloud storage start-up

Four 3PAR alumni led by David Scott have set up Nebulon, a cloud-defined storage company. Scott was the CEO of 3PAR when it was...