Pure Storage elbows way on to storage industry top table

Pure Storage outpaced the market in 2019’s first quarter. to make its debut as a top five enterprise storage supplier. IDC’s first 2019...

WekaIO touts record STAC-M3 benchmark performance

WekaIO is making yet another record-breaking performance claim, this time for the STAC-M3 analytics benchmarks. The STAC-M3 Antuco and Kanaga benchmark suites are regarded...

Dell Q1 revenues up but servers and storage sales are down

Dell posted $21.9bn revenues for the first fiscal 2020 quarter up three per cent on last year, and net income $329m (-$538m). However storage revenues fell a...

No ClusterStor cuckoo in Qumulo’s HPE nest

HPE’s upcoming purchase of Cray and its ClusterStor high-performance computing arrays could affect its supplier Qumulo. HPE will have four scale-out filesystem products to...

LucidLink’s lightning fast remote file access

Analysis: LucidLink announced its Filespaces cloud file service product provides on-premises applications with instant access to large data sets over long distances, without consuming local storage.

DDN adds software-defined data services

Interview DDN bought software-defined storage player Nexenta this month. We conducted a short email interview with Kurt Kuckein, DDN senior director, to find out more.

Cray ClusterStor: the cuckoo in HPE’s HPC storage nest?

By buying Cray HPE acquires a set of supercomputer, storage and interconnect hardware and software products that it will integrate with existing product lines.

Mellanox spread bets on high performance storage startups

UMellanox has pumped an undisclosed sum of money into Excelero, its second announced investment in a storage startup in a week. The amount is likely to be...

WekaIO wins tech industry backing in $31.7m round, bags Mellanox as customer

WekaIO, the California analytics storage startup, has lined up a bunch of industry heavyweights to support its $31.7m C funding round. They include...

Infinidat: Storage costs soar in the multi-petabyte era. Let’s fix this

Larger enterprises are storing multiple petabytes of data already and many are heading towards storing exabytes. This presents significant economic and management challenges, according to Infinidat, the...

NetApp adds end-to-end NVMe to mid-range storage array

A busy day yesterday for NetApp, which launched a mid-range all-flash array with end-to-end NVMe access, pushed out an ONTAP software update and introduced three support services.

IBM tackles ‘NAS limitations’ with Panzura software

IBM is to resell Panzura’s Freedom Cloud NAS together with IBM Cloud Object Storage (COS), as a subscription license. In a blog...

Your Bumper Fun book of storage, featuring DDN, Exagrid, Kaseya, Mimecast, Softiron and...

Your occasional storage digest today features DDN, Exagrid, Faction, Kaseya, Mimecast and Softiron and more. DDN buys Nexenta HPC storage...

Infinidat arrays go faster, play nice in hybrid clouds

Infinidat, the high-end array maker, today launched subscription programs, software with enhanced performance, extended array connectivity, and cloud-delivered array monitoring and analysis. The...

Dell EMC’s Trident reveals a glimpse into unified mid-range storage project

Dell EMC is unifying its mid-range storage product around a single new platform, potentially called PowerStorage, based on XtremIO, with the internal codename Trident.

Dell EMC Isilon scale-out NAS clusters get performance, size and capacity boost

Dell Technologies World Dell EMC has added an Isilon H5600 general scale-out file storage cluster node, using a mix of SSDs and disk drives. It comes with...

Dell EMC upgrades Unity mid-range storage arrays

Dell Technologies World Dell EMC’s new Unity XT arrays add drives, memory and CPU power, with the hybrid models getting a stronger upgrade punch than their all...

Your occasional storage digest featuring Huawei, InfiniteIO, Seagate, Spectrum Scale, StorONE and Tintri

Today is the opening day of the Dell Technologies World event in Las Vegas with wall-to-wall-and-back-again announcements. Before we dive in and get ‘Dell-ified’ here are a...