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NetApp setting up streaming TV service — but Netflix is in no danger of...

NetApp is setting up its own streaming TV service, starting with digital content from its Insight 2021 virtual event and including a performance by Sting. You remember...

Samsung SW virtualises CXL-attached memory

Samsung has an open-source Scalable Memory Development Kit (SMDK) which virtualises memory attached to the CXL interconnect. The Compute eXpress Link is a developing...

Double-helix data storage developer Catalog gets funding boost

Spurred on by the development of its DNA storage Shannon system, Catalog has taken in $35 million in B-round funding to help devise a storage and computation...

Speedata outta stealth with $70m in funding and speedy analytics processing chip

Israeli startup Speedata revealed its existence today by showing off its big data analytics processing chip development and a $55 million funding round from keen VCs showing...

Full speed ahead — VMware adds support for NVMe/TCP and Optane persistent memory snapshots

VMware has updated vSphere and vSAN to provide faster storage networking, better Optane support, more cloud-native features, simplified operations and better vSAN resilience and security in an...

Amazon QuickSite Q — business intelligence without gurus

Amazon has extended its QuickSite business intelligence (BI) service with QuickSite Q, which enables users to type questions about their business data in natural language and receive...

Two ’ixers combining HCI and VDI: Nutanix and Citrix partner

Nutanix and Citrix are partnering so customers can get Citrix VDI running on Nutanix HCI in hybrid and multiple public clouds, raising doubt about Nutanix’s Frame VDI...

Google Cloud gains ease of use and enterprise enhancements

Google Cloud is getting reliability, availability and protection additions to its object, file and container functions that make it more firmly enterprise-class and also easier to use.
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Cisco UCS servers: nowhere to go, except out of Cisco?

Cisco’s UCS servers were downplayed in yesterday’s Cisco Investor Day presentation to financial analysts, suggesting servers are not a high-priority in Chuck Robbins’s company. So, what next...

Fidelma Russo is HPE’s new CTO

Ah, that’s why she left VMware — Fidelma Russo has joined HPE to become its new CTO. Meet HPE’s latest CTO and GreenLake...