Dell PowerScale storage upgraded in grab for AI model training

Dell has announced a PowerScale F910 system with a parallel file system. PowerScale is Dell’s name for the acquired EMC…

Nasuni: Copilot has won the Windows Gen AI chatbot race

Analysis: Nasuni execs reveal that they think Microsoft has already effectively won the Gen AI race for Windows users, closing…

NetApp adds RAG features to BlueXP and makes ONTAP more secure

NetApp has increased ONTAP’s security and cyber-resilience and given its BlueXP control plane classification capabilities for retrieval-augmented generation. Along with…

WEKA joins unicorn ranks with $140M in GenAI boom cash

Ultra-fast file system software supplier WEKA is now a unicorn following $140 million in funding at a $1.6 billion valuation.…

Spectra Logic and Geyser Data serve up TAPAS – Tape-as-a-service

On-premises tape library system vendor Spectra Logic is offering its products as a service. Spectra Logic customers buy its Tfinity…

Analyst forecasts continued HDD sales beyond 2028

Analyst Coughlin Associates' latest Digital Storage Technology Newsletter sees no signs that SSDs are going to stop new hard disk…

Storage ticker - 10 May 2024

Ceramic storage developer Cerabyte is now an official partner of CERN OpenLab together with a handful of selected corporations: Intel,…

Huawei launches A800 AI storage system

The A800 is a freshly released Huawei AI storage system designed to accelerate AI training on multi-petabyte datasets, featuring a…

Panasas pivots to SaaS under VDURA brand

Legacy parallel file system supplier Panasas is exiting the hardware biz and embracing the public cloud as it rebrands itself…

NetApp claims 'incumbency is the new cool' in the AI era

Analysis: NetApp reckons that GenAI inferencing is going to be in widespread use across enterprises and needs to access swathes…

Storage Ticker – May 3, 2024

Dremio is partnering with STACKIT, a data-sovereign cloud provider in Europe to provide European organizations with the first fully managed,…

HPE launches cost-effective storage system for HPC and AI

HPE has built a downsized ClusterStor supercomputer storage array for entry-level and mid-range HPC and AI compute clusters. Update. C500…

Storage news ticker – May 1

SaaS backup startup Alcion founder and CEO Niraj Tolia tweets: "Let me be blunt. On-prem backup is an evolutionary dead…

Tiger Tech gets a head transplant

Tiger Technology has a new CEO and full-time COO as its founder looks looks to expand the company across four…

Demystifying multicloud complexity with a universal storage layer

COMMISSIONED: All organizations today use information technology (IT) to deliver their value. While the intensity and depth of reliance on…

Storage news ticker - 19 April 2024

Cohesity says the French Red Cross (Croix-Rouge française) has been a customer in migrating, backing up, and protecting its data…

Panasas teams up with Avnet on hardware manufacturing

HPC parallel filer outfit Panasas has tapped Avnet to be its primary manufacturing and fulfillment operations partner. Panasas supplies scale-out…

Nasuni gets into bed with Microsoft’s Copilot

Nasuni customers can now integrate their data stores and workflows with customized Copilot assistants. Microsoft’s Copilot is a GenAI chatbot…