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And just like SPAC, MariaDB has gone public

Popular open source database supplier MariaDB has gone public through a SPAC deal. Its shares will be traded as MRDB on the New York Stock Exchange from...

Tiger Technology enters digital pathology cloud file services market

Cloud file services vendors - CTERA, Egnyte, Nasuni, Panzura - are meeting new competition in the specialized image digital pathology area in the form of Bulgaria’s Tiger...

Storage titans face Turkish competitor inspired by VAST Data’s architecture

NGX Storage, a Turkish storage outfit, is developing a scale-out NVMe block storage array with a top-level hardware architecture similar to VAST Data's Universal Storage scale-out filer...
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Storage news ticker – December 15

Apache Cassandra v4.1 is a milestone release that's mainly a feature update geared toward preparing for the major changes for developers in 5.0. Significant core services changes...

VMware’s Cloud Flex Storage in AWS squares up to FSx for ONTAP

VMware has created a scalable cloud file service for its VMware Cloud on AWS, taking on NetApp’s FSx for ONTAP in provisioning storage for its VMs and...

SingleStore claims 100x speed boost for JSON queries

SingleStore claims to have accelerated queries up to 100x for transactional apps working with JSON semi-structured data. This is part of SingleStore's v8.0 release...

Ondat beats Pure’s Portworx in container storage tests

Ondat has come in ahead of Pure’s Portworx in performance and latency terms when provisioning container-native storage to three databases. An Architecting IT test, Performance...
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Backblaze pours cold water on immersion cooling for most disk drive setups

Iceotope has demonstrated immersion cooling of disk drives and reckons it could enable fewer drive failures and lower total cost of ownership. A Backblaze technologist isn't convinced.

Komprise speeds SMB data migration to cloud 

Komprise is claiming to give SMB small file uploads to the cloud an up to 25x speed boost with its Hypertransfer for Elastic Data Migration SaaS.

Catalogic protects Azure and GCP VMs against ransomware

Data protector Catalogic has expanded its Guard Mode ransomware protection coverage and now protects virtual machines running in Azure Stack and the Google Compute Engine