HPE Primera gains Veeam V10 support

HPE has announced Veeam support for its Primera high-end storage array and for disaster recovery data copies made by its StoreOnce software.

Your occasional storage digest, featuring mainframes, HAMR and a data protection deluge

Your occasional storage digest this week features boatloads of data protection news from Atempo, Clumio, Cobalt Iron, Datrium, Druva, Infrascale and Overland-Tandberg.  Also...

Nutanix to run Karbon 2.0 Kubernetes clusters in no-network isolation zone

V.2 of Nutanix’s Karbon front end wrapper for Kubernetes will enable Kubernetes clusters to run in a network-free isolation zone. At time of writing,...

Is it breakout time for Rubrik and Cohesity? Wikibon suggests it might be

Wikibon’s Cube Insights has looked at large customer spending pattern forecasts in a Data Storage 2020: Icebergs Ahead report. Rubrik and Cohesity are looking good with Nutanix...

Cloudian goes Splunk and Hitachi buys ML metadata firm

This week in storage, we have an acquisition, three momentum releases, Cloudian going Splunk, Emmy awards for Isilon and Quantum, plus some funding news, people moves, two...

HyperFlex becomes mates with K8s: No need to go through vSphere first

Cisco’s hyperconverged HyperFlex system has been re-engineered to support containerisation with native Kubernetes and Intersight cloud-based management. The rationale is that users need to...

Scale Computing takes HCI to the thin edge

Last week Scale Computing launched a cigarette box-sized HCI edge appliance, the HE 150. You can read our story on HE 150 specs and availability here. In...

Hyperconverged stretching lead over converged as VMware extends lead over Nutanix

A wide gap has opened up between hyperconverged system sales and converged infrastructure (CI) in IDC's latest Worldwide Quarterly Converged Systems Tracker, as VMware stretches out its lead...

Stratoscale crashes to earth

Hyperconverged software startup Stratoscale is closing down. The Israeli company was founded in 2012 by Ariel Maislos and Eyal Bogner and has raised $70m...

Scale Computing launches mini-HCI edge box

Scale Computing has announced a miniature hyperconverged system for space-constrained edge computing sites. The HE150 slots in below the HE500 edge HCI box, is...

Gartner promotes VMware to HCI magic quadrant ‘visionary’ leader

Gartner’s latest hyperconverged infrastructure magic quadrant (MQ) ranks VMware alongside Nutanix as the two leading suppliers. In the November 2018 edition VMware lagged Nutanix...

HYCU digs into the Nutanix Mine

HYCU has announced general availability of Nutanix Mine with HYCU, a product that enables Nutanix customers to back up their secondary storage using a single console.

Dell pumps up storage revs in Q3

Storage is the bright star in Dell’s Infrastructure Solutions Group’s revenues for its third fiscal 2020 quarter, growing while server revenues fall. Both VxRail hyperconverged systems and...

Nutanix loves HPE (and Wall Street loves Nutanix)

Nutanix posted the biggest loss in its short history yesterday - and was rewarded with shares jumping 20 per cent in overnight trading. The...

NetApp makes its files services generally available on Google cloud

NetApp has announced general availability of Cloud Volumes Service and Cloud Volumes ONTAP for the Google Cloud Platform (GCP). It has also added support for Google Anthos...

Nutanix hires ex-Nexenta CEO as chief commercial officer

Nexenta's former boss Tarkan Maner has joined Nutanix as chief commercial officer. In effect he is replacing Sunil Potti, former chief product and development officer, who left...

Datrium offers instant vSphere recovery in AWS

Datrium has upgraded its DR-as-a-Service (DRaaS) offering, claiming to provide the industry’s first instant restarts from backup data stored in Amazon’s S3 store. It’s also extended its...

Dell bakes automation into PowerONE converged infrastructure

Dell has launched an all-Dell EMC converged infrastructure system called PowerONE and is making its products available with a subscription and metered pricing deal called Technology on...