Cohesity has yen for Japanese business

Cohesity has recruited Networld, a local IT distributor, to take it into the Japanese market. The hyperconverged secondary storage vendor talks of an enormous opportunity in...

Snowflake is backed to the tune of $923m. Why are VCs investing so heavily?

Snowflake Computing has taken in $450m in a second 2018 funding round to advance its data warehouse in the cloud business. Total funding now stands at $923m.

Teradata moves to new Vantage point as it advises customers to ‘stop buying analytics’

Teradata is exhibiting many signs of a mid-life crisis. The data warehouse vendor has upped sticks, moving its corporate headquarters from Dayton, Ohio to San Diego, given...

Egnyte thinks global with $75m injection from Goldman Sachs

Egnyte has secured $75m in a new funding round - five years after its last round and 18 months after its CEO said he didn’t need more...

Your Irregular Storage Digest with Delphix, HTF Market Intelligence, Mimecast, and Korean fabbers

Here's the speed read version: Delphix has picked up a UK TV broadcaster as a customer; a somewhat limited cloud backup market report appears; Mimecast is losing...

SNIA open-sources CDMI cloud storage standard

The  Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) this week open-sourced the Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) v2.0 standard, with the aim of encouraging the wider storage community to...

Snowflake adds Microsoft Azure to its data warehouse collection

Snowflake Computing's data warehouse as a service today opens for business to all Microsoft Azure customers, bringing the cloud platform into line with AWS.  The news should...

FFS! Umm… Code42’s FFS doesn’t mean what you think it means

Backup supplier Code42 has an endpoint Forensic File Search (FFS) capability to which it has added the ability to monitor certain cloud services. This...

Scality rocks out Zenko, its multi-cloud data controller

Interview: Scality has made Zenko, its multi-cloud data controller, generally available.  Zenko v1.0 is a cloud-native product, available in both open source and enterprise...

Cohesity responds to allure of Azure with integrations galore

Secondary storage converger Cohesity is cuddling up to Microsoft by integrating its Pegasus v6.1 backup software with Office 365 Exchange Online and adding support for Azure Data...

Nasuni reduces price fears from archival storage tiers

Nasuni’s latest Cloud File Services (CFS) update takes care of tiering primary NAS files to secondary/archival storage in the cloud by presenting a single file namespace resource...

Quantum identifies up to $60m of wrongly recognised revenues

Quantum says up to $60m revenues may have been improperly recognised. Its looking to complete a refinancing package that may not be completed in time to meet...

Penny Herscher joins Delphix board

Penny Herscher has joined the board of Delphix, a Silicon Valley data management vendor, to help guide the company through its "next phase of strategic growth".

Cock of the X86 systems walk, Dell is killing it

Dell has cemented its position as the world's biggest IT hardware vendor, chalking up significant gains in market share for Q2 and growing revenues 18 per cent on...

Imanis Data bets its data management farm on machine learning Backupbot

By Chris Mellor 06 Sep 2018 at 14:57 Imanis Data, the distributed database backup vendor, says it is the first company to introduce an...