More bang for your enterprise storage buck with parsimonious StorONE and Seagate

StorONE’s software and Seagate’s 84-slot drive chassis make a low-cost, high-capacity storage array with enterprise features which is available as a bundle. The chassis is...

Seagate pipelining test car data to IBM/Nvidia AI smart car modelling systems

Moving 100TB per car of data a day from test cars to GPU-driven automated driver assistance (ADAS) AI modelling systems needs a multi-stage data pipeline. Seagate, IBM...

Your occasional storage digest with Rewind, Satori, a Snowflake quadfecta, benchmark bifecta and more

There’s a mini-blizzard of Snowflake news — a quadfecta in fact — plus two startups raising cash, Rewind for SaaS application service backup, and Satori for its...

Nasuni file sync accelerates ransomware recovery

Nasuni has invented Global File Acceleration (GFA) — a way to sync shared files up to 5x faster — and enabled faster ransomware recovery as a by-product,...

Pure Storage tantalises with reinvention possibilities

Pure Storage has flagged a major announcement on September 28th. A financial analysts’ briefing is scheduled to follow the announcement, suggesting news that will affect investors’ views...

Storage news buffet — Quantum, DataCore, SoftIron and other tasty treats

Quantum is building out its credentials as an ADAS (Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems) supplier, reckoning a contribution of a reference architecture will help acceptance of its storage HW+SW...

AWS’s bumper fun Storage Day

Amazon held a Storage Day on September 2 and announced a whole raft of new features for files, objects, blocks, file/object transfer, and backup.

Seagate is public cloud storage supplier for Zoom meetings

Zoom meeting customers will be able to store recorded meeting in Seagate’s public cloud: Lyve Cloud. Yes, Seagate has a public cloud storage business.

New workloads driving all-flash object storage adoption, says ESG

Digital transformation initiatives and new workloads are driving all-flash object storage adoption in business, according to a report from IT research firm ESG. Key...

Public cloud hits the spot for NetApp’s Q122 results

NetApp grew its revenues 12 per cent year-on-year to $1.46 billion in its first fiscal 2022 quarter, ended July 30, and near the high end of its...

CTERA reckons Amazon S3’s price complexity drives customers mad

CTERA’s CTO, Aaron Brand, declares AWS S3’s pricing scheme “is anything but simple” and “frustratingly expensive” to transition your objects between storage classes. In fact, “this complexity...

Quantum hires Cisco exec as chief sales boss

On the back of reporting its first Q1 growth quarter since FY2017, Quantum has hired Cisco executive John Hurley to be its Chief Revenue Officer.

ChaosSearch growing fast amidst mountains of chaotic data

Data analytics startup ChaosSearch is growing like crazy as its analytics software enables more needles to be found in haystacks faster. The company, which...

Irish university buys StorONE array from recycled hardware supplier

Who knew you can build a storage array using recycled hardware? Apparently the University of Limerick has bought one from Wisetek with previously-used hardware and StorONE software.

Quantum turns the revenue corner as it develops cold Storage-as-a-Service

Quantum grew first quarter fiscal 2022 revenues 22 per cent year-on-year with a high hyperscale customer order rate and a growing backlog due to supply constraints. It...

MinIO: the smartphone camera of object storage

MinIO wants to be the smartphone camera of object storage — in that millions of smartphone cameras destroyed the traditional camera industry. Consumers...

Your occasional storage digest with Ahana, Egnyte, FalconStor and Netlist, Varada and a tad...

A data lake analytics startup springs on to the stage with a fast funding round following its founding (nice alliteration — Ed). Ransomware attackers love architecture, engineering...

Lenovo unveils new NetApp entry-level all-flash arrays

Lenovo has announced two entry-level all-flash arrays, one with NVMe drives and the other SAS, with a sub-$15,000 starting price. Update: 6 Aug 20321....