OpenDrives goes on post-funding round hiring spree

Since raising $20m in January, NAS supplier OpenDrives has increased its headcount by 70 per cent and now expects to grow its 2021 revenues 200 per cent...

Dell’s CloudIQ storage health and performance checker adds security status monitoring

Dell EMC has introduced cybersecurity features into CloudIQ, its AIOps application for Dell EMC IT infrastructure products. CloudIQ supports PowerMAX, PowerStore, PowerScale, PowerProtect, VxBLock,...

Your occasional storage digest with DNA storage, a new IDC Tracker and more

New things are the theme of this week’s roundup, with DNA storage prospects explained in a white paper, and IDC setting up a software-defined infrastructure tracking report....

Snowflake builds partnerships for data ingestion, masking, and integrity

Cloud data warehouse supremo Snowflake is setting up partnerships with Hammerspace, Talend, and BiGID to broaden its ecosystem and spread its data ingesting and analysing tentacles further...

Weka beats DDN, Supermicro Optane and Dell EMC PowerScale in stacks of STAC benchmarks

STAC benchmarks show WekaIO filesystem software running on Amazon cloud EC2 instances can deliver record-breaking tick analytics performance for the financial services industry, beating on-premises DDN EXAScaler,...

NetApp goes all-in on hybrid cloud

NetApp appears to making hybrid cloud a core focus, having recently made a slew of product announcements including core storage products, Flexpod converged infrastructure,...

Nasuni attacks on-premises Windows file servers with Google Cloud edge caching

Cloud file services company Nasuni has announced Nasuni Files for Google Cloud, a product and migration service for Google Cloud available on the Google Cloud Marketplace.  

‘Cloud world software’ firm NetApp reports Q4 growth, gains storage market share against Dell,...

NetApp’s latest results were higher than expected, “capping off a solid year of growth” in CEO George Kurian’s view, as NetApp gained storage market share against flat...

Your occasional storage digest with TrendForce NAND figures and more than 25 other announcements

At opposite ends of the storage speed spectrum, IBM is withdrawing LT06 tape products and Phison has a fast PCIe Gen 4 SSD controller. Meanwhile, NAND revenues...

A revenue tale of four storage cities: Pure, Nutanix, Dell and Snowflake

Four storage suppliers reported quarterly results, providing a return-to-growth or decline-stopping snapshot across the industry. They were all-flash array supplier Pure Storage, hyperconverged systems vendor Nutanix, broad-based...

Panzura launches Global File System-as-a-Service for managed service providers

File synch, share and collaborator Panzura has developed a Global File System as a Service offering for managed service providers, with New Zealand’s CCL as its co-developer...

Startup emerges from stealth, reveals all-singing, all-dancing ‘transcendent’ storage

A startup called 22dot6 has exited stealth mode, and revealed some ambitious details on Valence, which the biz has dubbed a Transcendent Abstracted Storage System (TASS). The...

Qumulo bundles up with AWS and Teradici to lure Adobe video editors to Amazon’s...

Scale-out file system supplier Qumulo is helping Adobe Premiere Pro users migrate to the AWS cloud with its Studio Q Quick Start. This has...

Infinite IO domain name up for grabs as co-founder confirms company ‘shut down’

Startup Infinite IO’s domain name is up for sale: $75,000 and it's yours. This comes two months after its server kit was listed for sale at a Texas...

Cloud file streaming startup LucidLink grabs $12m in latest fund raising

LucidLink, whose FileSpaces software presents public cloud object storage as a local filer, has impressed venture capitalists enough to get a $12m A-round of funding.

I like to move it: Hitachi Vantara embraces Buurst’s Fuusion data mover

Hitachi Vantara has a "strategic partnership" with Buurst, the rebranded SoftNAS. It has adopted its Fusion data mover product for its Hitachi Virtual Storage-as-a-Service(VSaaS) and Hitachi Kubernetes...

WekaIO revenue chief Ken Grohe quits

The Chief Revenue Officer of high-speed file system startup WekaIO has resigned. Ken Grohe Ken Grohe became Weka’s president and...

When you node better, you do better, or that’s the idea: Dell EMC upscales...

Dell EMC has launched a faster all-flash PowerScale system