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Commvault integrates Hedvig with HyperScale X appliance

Commvault has rejigged its product lines to better match market needs. The company has separated components for data protection, disaster recovery and data management tasks, and has integrated Hedvig...

This week in storage, featuring Nexsan and GitHub’s Arctic rolls

This week's data storage news roundup covers some new Nexsan arrays, and GitHub adventures in an Arctic coal mine. Nexsan’s gen 3 Unity arrays StorCentric’s Nexsan business unit has launched...

Qumulo accumulates $125m

Qumulo has raised $125m in an E-series round at a valuation of $1.2bn. This takes total funding to $351m for the data storage startup, which was founded in 2012. Qumulo...

Nasuni and VAST Data gallop into the storage unicorn herd

Coldago has named 15 storage unicorns - startups valued more than $1bn. That's three more than when the research firm last compiled this list six months ago. This update on...

Hitachi Vantara joins WekaIO fast filer OEM fan club

Hitachi Vantara has signed up with WekaIO to OEM the startup's distributed file system and management software. Update: Two HCP tables and HCP upgrade summary chart added detailing main offerings...

Datto files confidentially for $1bn IPO

Backup service provider Datto has confidentially filed for an IPO that could value the company at more than $1bn, according to a Bloomberg report. Datto offers its software via...

VCs fill Nasuni war chest for acquisitions and other adventures

Cloud file storage and collaboration startup Nasuni has scored £$25m additional funding plus a $15m credit facility for acquisitions and strategic projects. The valuation is undisclosed but is higher...

IBM details storage portfolio for AI infrastructure

IBM has launched the Elastic Storage System (ESS) 5000 and updated Cloud Object Storage (COS) and Spectrum Discover as part of a new AI storage portfolio. The company laid...

MariaDB raises $25m to expand SkySQL cloud database

MariaDB has bagged $25m to help grow its SkySQL database-as-a-service platform. The funding round was led by SmartFin Capital along with existing investors and new investor GP Bullhound. The...

OwnBackup scores $50m to grow SaaS backup tools

OwnBackup, the specialist third-party backup app for Salesforce, has bagged $50m in a funding round led by Insight Partners. Salesforce's investment arm also joined in. Total funding to date...

Amazon adds on-premises RDS database support to AWS Outposts

Amazon’s AWS Outposts has been updated to allow customers of the cloud-in-a-box to create and operate instances of the RDS relational database service on their own premises. AWS Outposts enables...

Afi touts resilience and replication for K8s container workloads

Afi, a cloud data management firm, has released a cloud-based replication and resilience service specifically tailored to provide high availability for containerised applications and services. Available today, the Afi Data...