Self-driving cars! The Quantum of some solace for ailing tape vendor

CEO Jamie Lerner is taking Quantum into vertical markets with a front and central focus on StorNext, its scale out filesystem manager. The first example is a...

NetApp blows filer benchmark to smithereens

All-flash NetApp filers have blown the SPEC SFS 2014 SW Build benchmark record to hell and gone. A 4-node system scored 2,200 and an...

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...

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...

Sphere 3D spins out Overland into independence. But for how long?

Sphere 3D today completed the divestment of its Overland Storage subsidiary. It is now effectively debt-free. The same cannot be said for Overland and...

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...

Infinidat: We own the high-end storage array market

Infinidat claims it has a 60 per cent plus share of multi-petabyte storage array shipments. But we have only its word to go on.

Overland owner posts deeper loss on lower Q3 revenues

Sphere 3D, the owner of Overland Storage and Tandberg, and virtualization vendor in its own right, saw revenues decline and losses deepen in its third 2018 quarter.

Tintri co-founders join DDN

Tintri co-founders Kieran Harty and Mark Gritter have joined DDN's Tintri business unit.  Gritter assumes the CTO position while Harty has the more nebulous role of "full-time...

Secret IBM script could have prevented 11 hour US tax day outage

The April 2018 US tax day outage was due to a faulty IBM disk array and could have been avoided with a secret IBM script.

Destroying data forever – you can do it. We can help, says Paragon Software

It’s the opposite of data protection: data destruction. Paragon Software’s Disk Wiper will completely and irrevocably delete data from solid state or disk drives, laughing at GDPR...

Dell EMC spruces up storage array line for SMBs

Dell EMC’s new PowerVault ME4 Series are for small and medium businesses: installable in 15 minutes, configurable in 15 more, and usable as either SAN array or...

It’s no yolk; Seagate lays some cracking 14TB disk drive eggs

Seagate has spread its 14TB, 7,200rpm helium-filled disk drive tech across the PC, NAS, enterprise capacity and surveillance market sectors.

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...
Antonio Neri, HPE CEO

Lacklustre HPE storage sales to rebound

Updated HPE storage products products and more sales heads should bring in the dollars and end the storage growth doldrums. Its third fiscal 2018...

Tesla hires Seagate CFO

The surprise resignation of  Seagate CFO Dave Morton was due to a move to Tesla,  the electric car company has revealed. Seagate has been Morton's career home for 23 years. He...