VAST Data: From storage solutions to unified AI platform

Analysis. VAST Data is climbing its way up the AI stack from its commodity storage base to provide a single…

Keepit has a unique approach to SaaS data protection

Backup-as-a-Service outfit Keepit features blockchain and private datacenters with a single disk storage tier and no archiving. How did this…

Catching up with Hitachi Vantara after strategic overhaul

Five months ago Hitachi Vantara was reorganized with a spun-off services unit, new direction, and new CEO. What has happened…

Nasuni adds 'AI-ready' data management to cloud file services

Nasuni is adding a data management capability to its distributed cloud-based file services, pitched as a way to get unstructured…

Resilio: From BitTorrent offspring to collaboration contender

Resilio was included in a DCIG Top 5 Rising Vendors Multi-Site File Collaboration Solutions Report in February. Here’s what we…

Data speed limit breakers: Vcinity and Zettar

There’s data moving and there’s high-performance computing data moving, which needs to shift massive data sets at high speed with…

IBM using Ceph as underlying AI data store

IBM is extending Ceph’s block and file capabilities and positioning it as a backend data store for AI workloads behind…

Storage news ticker – February 13

Startup Alcion, which supplies AI-driven Backup-as-a-Service for Microsoft 365, announced the launch of Alcion for Partners – a Managed Service…

Ultra-runner CEO jogging on with Panzura plan

Interview: Dan Waldschmidt, known for his fondness of ultra-running, has become the new CEO of Panzura. He conducted the Zoom…

AirMettle touts parallel software storage architecture

AirMettle has reinvented object storage for the analytics and generative AI era with a parallel software storage controller architecture delivering…

Qumulo CTO discusses the future of data storage

Interview: Compared to file, object has simply become a protocol absorbed into an analysis solution, and proprietary GPUDirect will be…

NetApp, SpectraLogic link up for on-prem archival storage

SpectraLogic is providing validated on-premises object archival storage on tape for NetApp StorageGRID systems as an affordable alternative to S3-based…

Komprise unveils elastic replication for non-critical data

Komprise has pushed out elastic replication that it says provides more affordable disaster recovery for non-mission-critical file data at sub-volume…

Data steward Rimage pivoting from optical disk publishing to data lifecycle management

Established optical disc-based archiver Rimage is pivoting to data management with an AI-powered digital asset metadata extraction and search product…

Storage news ticker – January 31

Eric Polet Australia-based data manager and orchestrator Arcitecta has hired Eric Polet as Director of Product Marketing. Previously, he served…

IBM touts Ceph for data lakehouses, generative AI

It’s a year since IBM integrated Red Hat's Ceph storage product roadmaps and wants us to know that it’s making…

Two cloud file data services suppliers going gangbusters

Customers are clamoring for cloud-based file data services, and both CTERA and Nasuni are growing strongly on the back of this.…

Wasabi gets into AI-powered video content metadata generation

S3 cloud storage provider Wasabi is buying Curio for its AI-powered video content indexing technology, and will offer a focussed…