Catching up with Hitachi Vantara after strategic overhaul

Five months ago Hitachi Vantara was reorganized with a spun-off services unit, new direction, and new CEO. What has happened…

Professor Onur Mutlu and team win Huawei OlympusMons award for storage research

Computer science Professor Onur Mutlu has won a Huawei OlympusMons award for far-reaching research on data placement tech and NAND…

Storage news ticker – February 9

Acronis released its “Acronis Cyberthreats Report, H2 2023: Alarming rise in cyberattacks, SMBs and MSPs in the crosshairs,” which says…

NetApp, SpectraLogic link up for on-prem archival storage

SpectraLogic is providing validated on-premises object archival storage on tape for NetApp StorageGRID systems as an affordable alternative to S3-based…

Data steward Rimage pivoting from optical disk publishing to data lifecycle management

Established optical disc-based archiver Rimage is pivoting to data management with an AI-powered digital asset metadata extraction and search product…

Storage news ticker – February 4

Data protector Acronis has become a member of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA), an ecosystem of independent software vendors (ISV)…

Storage news ticker – January 29, 2024

Data protector Acronis announced the integration of its Advanced Security and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions. Its users gain…

Western Digital roller coaster continues as Seagate brings down the HAMR

The disk/SSD downcycle low point has been reached for Western Digital with its second successive sequential revenue growth quarter. Revenues…

GPU-fueled Nyriad is up for sale

Nyriad, the company offering GPU-powered storage controller technology, is up for sale.  CEO Derek Dicker A memo from CEO Derek…

Seagate spins up a revenue recovery

Spinning-disk slinger Seagate this week signaled its revenue recovery has begun with a sequential revenue upturn in its second fiscal…

Storage news ticker – January 24

Apple's Vision Pro virtual reality headset can be fitted with up to a terabyte of flash storage to store the…

30TB HAMR disk drives get less shingled capacity increase than you'd think

Shingled HAMR disk drives get a lower capacity increase than existing conventional drives. Is this due to HAMR technology itself…

Quantum asks for more time to figure out true financial figures

Recalculating its financial situation is proving so difficult for Quantum that the biz has asked Nasdaq for more time to…

Seagate unveils 30 TB+ Exos HAMR disk drives

Seagate is announcing 30-plus TB Exos HAMR disk drives almost five years after aiming for 20 TB HAMR drive shipments…

Storage startup births, acquisitions and market exits in 2023

Three interesting storage startups emerged in 2023, seven were bought and a few storage suppliers and products quit the scene.…

Data protection in 2023 was all about resilience

Recovering from data loss and ransomware are the gifts that keep on giving ... for data protection suppliers, that is.…

Nearline disk drive market showing signs of recovery

A sequential rise in nearline disk units and capacity shipped signals a market recovery, according to Wells Fargo analyst Aaron…

Nearline drives will be last HDD holdout by 2028

SSDs, which are predicted to render hard disk drives obsolete by within four years, are set to increasingly grow capacity…