Your Easter enterprise storage getaway

We have picked out four themes for you in our Easter enterprise storage roundup: flash arrays are taking over from disk arrays; backup to the cloud...

Quobyte plugs in to Google’s TensorFlow

HPC file system supplier Quobyte has added a plug-in for TensorFlow that by-passes the Linux kernel to speed machine learning. TensorFlow machine learning apps...

Infinidat poaches Gartner analyst

Stanley Zaffos, the Gartner research VP, has left the analyst firm to take charge of Infinibox product marketing at Infinidat. Zaffos is an...

E8 practises scales for BeeGFS singalong

E8, the NVMe-oF array supplier, is backing up ThinkParQ’s clustered parallel file system to deliver files faster to high performance computing customers. ThinkParQ's product...

No corners cut in our cheap hybrid storage box, Qumulo claims

Qumulo has launched an entry-level system that adds 80 per cent more capacity and 200 per cent faster read speed. There has been a...

Quantum jumps onto all-flash NVM Express drive and fabric train

File manager Quantum has jumped aboard the NVM Express drive and fabric access train with a 2U, 24-slotter box and new software to accelerate users' access to...

Google endorses Elastifile Cloud File Service for GCP

Google is endorsing Elastifile’s Cloud File Service service for its cloud, despite having its own Cloud Filestore service. Cloud Filestore supports NFS v3 and...

Pure Storage buys Compuverde (IBM’s Spectrum NAS software supplier)

Pure Storage has bought NAS software supplier Compuverde, best known for making the software behind IBM’s Spectrum NAS product. Compuverde was founded in 2008...

SoftIron builds out storage line for Ceph-alitics

SoftIron has announced three Ceph-based storage systems - an upgraded performance storage node, an enhanced management system and a front-end access or storage router box

Sitting on the dock of Bay Microsystems, Vcinity says data distance is no problem

Vcinity, a San Jose networking startup, has transferred 1PB of file data across a 4,350 mile, 100 Gbit/s WAN,  with 70 ms latency in 23 hours and...

Q&A: What is CTERA up to with HPE?

This month CTERA announced the debut of Edge X Series, a its hyperconverged file serving cloud storage gateway using HPE's SimpliVity hardware. This piqued our curiosity...

Dell EMC refreshes Unity arrays with splash of Skylake and NVMe

Dell next month will refresh the Unity mid-range storage array line with Skylake Xeon processors and NVMe – the latter as expected after I revealed the firm's...

Igneous Systems raises $25m

Igneous Systems has slurped in $25m investment to fund sales efforts and technology development. Total Igneous funding is now $66.7m. Seattle-based Igneous was founded...

Komprise dives into deep analytics search

Komprise is developing a deep analytics function underpinned by an index of all the files in a global namespace that whirs away in the background while it...

Dell EMC customers can build their own Converged Infrastructure systems

From today customers can build their own Converged Infrastructure systems by using Dell EMC Ready Stack blueprints. Previously this option was available for channel partners only.

Vexata hives off software for partners to build 20 million IOPS arrays

Targeting cloud providers, Vexata has separated its software and hardware, to offering file and block access software on commodity servers. in October 2017...

Your occasional storage roundup, including Datrium, Veeam, SUSE, Retrospect and more

Here we are in March already with another raft of storage news announcements for the start of the Spring season. Datrium jumps...

RackTop pushes NAS with built-in security and compliance

RackTop Systems is looking to grow the market for its line of NAS appliances featuring built-in encryption and compliance controls thanks to $15m in Series A financing....