Dell adds StorMagic virtual SAN to reseller roster

Dell is to resell SvSAN, the virtual SAN and edge computing appliance software made by the UK company StorMagic. Dell, of course, has its...

VMware accelerates HCI growth, Nutanix stumbles, Cisco declines

Hyperconverged infrastructure supplier revenue tracking by Wells Fargo analyst shows VMware VSAN Ready Nodes pulling away from Nutanix. Aaron Rakers, a senior analyst at...

Cannabis farmer-pharma firm pots Pivot3 to store videocam footage

The Wayland Group, a Canadian cannabis grower, is using Pivot3’s hyperconverged system to ensure compliance with regulations in its home country. Health Canada regulations...

Kaleao gets fresh CEO

Hyperconverged startup Kaleao has appointed Komprise sales boss sales Tony Craythorne as its new CEO. Kaleao’s KMAX technology uses ARM servers with FPGAs...

HyperGrid CEO takes a hike

HyperGrid CEO Nariman Teymorian has been replaced by co-founder Manoj Nair. The firm was founded as GridStore in 2009 by Nair, COO Mark Mitchell,...

HPE teams up with Nutanix for GreenLake managed service

HPE has reversed its no partnership stance with Nutanix to work together on the GreenLake Nutanix managed service. Let's roll the clock back to...

StorPool inches past Optane DIMM-fuelled Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct

StorPool, a Bulgarian storage startup, has matched an Optane DIMM-accelerated Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct 12-node cluster and its 13.7 million IOPS record for a hyperconverged system, by...

Datrium out-guns VMAX, XtremIO and FlashArray all-flash boxes

Hyper- or hybrid converged system supplier Datrium’s DVX storage and compute system out-performs Dell EMC’s VMAX and XtremIO all-flash arrays as well as Pure Storage’s FlashArrays.

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...

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...

Bless. It’s VMware and Dell EMC’s first jointly engineered hybrid cloud infrastructure solution

VMware's Cloud Foundation hybrid cloud stack has hit version 3.7 and is available from April as a component of a pre-built private cloud appliance running on Dell...

HiveIO co-founder Kevin McNamara takes a hike

Hyperconverged fabric supplier HiveIO has lost its co-founder and CTO Kevin McNamara. HiveIO bought some technology assets of failed Atlantis Computing in July 2017...

CTERA debuts cloud-enabled filers based on HPE SimpliVity HCI kit

CTERA Networks, the Edge and cloud file services specialist, has added a cloud storage gateway product to its lineup that builds upon HPE’s SimpliVity systems. It claims...

Cisco to resell Cohesity

Cisco has taken Cohesity into its SolutionsPlus program, enabling internal sales teams to flog Cohesity software products. Cisco’s Vijay Venugopal, senior director, product management,...

Names, faces and storage people places

Without further ado... Kirill Tatarinov has joined the Acronis board. He was most recently the president and CEO at Citrix Systems and is said...

Storage industry darlings Nutanix and Pure score revenue own goals

Nutanix and Pure Storage both identified revenue target issues in their most recent fiscal quarters; Pure with actual revenues and Nutanix with forecast revenues - and...

Western Digital wants to be the Everything Storage Company. How does its ambition stack...

Western Digital is undertaking a huge project - to own and integrate the entire stack from silicon, glass and sand to arrays and composable systems software.

Acronis preps HCI appliance for service providers

Is Acronis nuts? It’s developing a general hyperconverged infrastructure appliance for a market that has already matured and consolidated around the Dell EMC and Nutanix duopoly. But...