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EMC Acquires Flash-Savvy Storage Startup ScaleIO

Weeks after details of the buy emerged, EMC finally cops to snapping up the server-side storage software company.

SanDisk Invests in Flashy Cloud Startup Panzura

The flash storage and SSD specialist wants to help a flash-accelerated cloud storage company's systems make their way into more enterprises.

Quantum Grows Lattus Object Storage Disk Archive Line

New lower-cost offering puts disk-based Big Data archiving within reach of more enterprises.

External Disk Storage Revenues Drop in Q1: IDC

The storage industry hits a speed bump, its first since 2009.

Secure-24 Launches Backup as a Service

Company unveils cloud-enabled, EMC-based backup services for business with big data security needs.

EMC Books Record Q1 Revenues, Announces New Pivotal Developments

The data storage giant weathers an enterprise IT landscape defined by cautious spending and reveals a big new investor for its Pivotal spin out.

Kaminario Launches 4th-Gen K2 All-Flash Arrays

Company hopes to lure enterprises with faster, cheaper and cloudier SSD arrays that don't leave apps hanging during an outage.

IDC Defines Software Defined Storage

The market research firm seeks to get to disambiguate the popular new term. It's a move that may impact companies that label themselves as Software Defined Storage (SDS) vendors.

Teambox Targets Enterprises with On-Premise Edition

Cloud services firm gives IT managers the reins of its file sharing and collaboration platform.

Oracle's Flash-Friendly Sun ZFS Storage Is Ready for New SPARCs

What good are new servers without storage? Oracle NAS systems offer automated SSD caching to speed up enterprise workloads.

Flash Caching Software Firm Proximal Data Scores $2M in Funding

Storage software startup targets virtualized environments as the server-side caching market heats up.

Nimbus Data Floats HALO 2013 Software for SSD Arrays

The all-flash data storage vendor upgrades its software platform with support for a new REST-based API and apps that brings systems management capabilities to the iPhone and Android devices.

Software Defined Storage Startup SwiftStack Raises $6.1M

The VC funds keep pouring into storage startups, this time one that leverages OpenStack to 'cloudify' storage infrastructures.

EMC Takes Enterprise Flash Storage to the Xtrem

Data storage giant unveils new PCIe flash server cards and offers a peek at its all-SSD roadmap.

EMC Intros VMAX Cloud Edition for 'As-a-Service' Enterprises

EMC targets enterprise cloud infrastructures with new preconfigured storage systems that offer extensive automation and self-service administration.

NetApp Releases an All-Flash Storage Array

Enterprise data storage vendor takes the wraps off the company's first all-SSD array, the EF540, and sets the stage for more.

IBM Storage Targets Big Data and the Cloud

Big Blue zeroes in on the hottest trends in enterprise IT with new XIV arrays, an updated data compression appliance and private cloud storage software.

HP Debuts New StoreEver LTO-6 Tape Storage Hardware

HP undergoes a big tape storage system revamp as the company shifts to the LTO-6 tape standard.

EMC Q4 Earnings Boosted by Strong Enterprise Storage and Cloud Demand

High-end arrays, midrange storage systems and cloud software and infrastructure offerings helped the IT giant hit $6 billion in quarterly revenues for the first time.

EMC Melds Syncplicity Enterprise Cloud File Sharing with On-Premise Storage

Enterprise data storage provider blends cloud file sharing capabilities with the security and manageability of on-premise storage management.

Toshiba Eyes the Enterprise with Secure SSDs

Storage provider unveils secure, crypto-friendly storage for data centers.

IBM Snags StoredIQ for Big Data Storage Management

Big Blue sets its sights on legal e-discovery in its quest to grow its Big Data solutions portfolio.

Whiptail Banks $31M for All-Flash Enterprise Storage

Storage startup lands funding from flash drive maker SanDisk to grow its all-flash storage array business.

EMC Atmos Embraces Amazon's Cloud

EMC seeks to widen its cloud storage platform's appeal with the addition of Amazon S3 support.

IBM Gives PureSystems a Storage Boost

With the debut of its new Flex System V7000 hardware, Big Blue offers improved storage utilization and management on its PureSystems line of integrated IT systems.

Intel Unveils DC S3700 Data Center SSDs

The chipmaker continues to make enterprise storage inroads with its new line of DC S3700 SSDs.

Permabit Debuts Albireo Dedupe for OEMs

Permabit helps enterprise storage OEMs combat the capacity crunch of ballooning backups.

Microsoft Buys StorSimple for Enterprise Cloud Storage

Microsoft aims to strengthen the ties between Windows Server and Azure by snapping up a cloud storage appliance maker.

Seagate Aims New Enterprise HDDs at the Cloud

Hard drive maker targets cloud-enabled storage infrastructure with improved performance, built-in security and energy savings.

Emulex Unveils PCIe 3.0-Compliant 16GFC HBAs

Capable of 1.2 million IOPS and sporting PCIe 3.0 support, Emulex readies SANs for ever-faster server chips and SSDs with its new HBAs.

HP Updates IBRIX NAS with the New X9730

HP’s ProLiant-powered enterprise file serving platform makes room for exploding data storage rates with new hardware and storage OS updates.

IBM Debuts DS8870 Arrays in Big Data, Cloud Storage Revamp

Big Blue aims for Big Data analytics and cloud workloads with Power7 processors and new storage management updates.

Western Digital Unveils 4 TB SAS and Enterprise SATA Drives

Storage maker delivers its highest capacity hard drives for denser arrays with an eye toward tackling cloud storage crunch.

Dell Ships EqualLogic Storage Blades

Dell delivers the storage piece of the company's converged IT infrastructure puzzle.

Fuji Tackles ILM with 'Nano' Tech

Fuji's Nanocubic technology feeds the latest high-performance tape drives by stuffing more capacity into a familiar form factor.

Iomega Debuts NAS Cube

The Storage provider continues to court the (smaller) enterprise storage market with new compact, cube-like NAS hardware.

Iomega Ships REVed Up Tape Rival

Iomega looks to take on the tape market with its new disk-based backup drive and media.

Enterprise Storage Snapshots - 3/5/04

This week's highlights: Enhancements debut for Kasten Chase's Assurency CipherShare, SANRAD's V-Switch IP SAN solutions, and LEGATO's DiskXtender 2000; StoneFly ships its Backup Advantage solution for SMBs; and a new high-capacity DVD spec is approved.

SGI Delves into Storage

SGI rolls out new NAS, SAN, and software products as the company embarks on an initiative to become a stronger presence in the storage sector.

LSI Logic Refreshes SANtricity

LSI Logic rounds out its storage management software with the addition of a volume copy feature and firmware enhancements.

LinuxWorld: Storage Wares from VERITAS and Western Digital

Using the LinuxWorld conference in San Francisco as a backdrop, storage firms announce new products that go hand in hand with the continual spread of Linux across corporate networks.

Brocade Grows Silkworm

Advancements in Brocade's software add new security and management features to the high-end Silkworm SAN switch.

InoStor Unveils Serial ATA NAS Appliances

InoStor's SATA NAS appliance extends the company's RAIDn technology to storage systems for mid-sized businesses.

StoneFly Introduces Windows Server 2003 to Affordable IP Storage

The storage hardware and services provider announces support for Windows Server 2003 through its IP SAN products for storage-intensive industries.

Western Digital's Mammoth SATA Drive

The hard drive manufacturer gets set to ship the largest Serial ATA drive yet.

NetX Unveils Entry-level Recovery Appliance

NetX combines Toshiba servers and Altiris software to provide backup and recovery hardware for client systems.

Iomega Debuts Low-End NAS Servers

The Zip drive maker courts the entry-level NAS market and updates its midrange line.

Seagate Thinks Small

Seagate reveals a new enterprise-class drive platform that not only promises improved performance, but also the ability to pack more storage in smaller physical spaces.

FalconStor Embraces Windows Server 2003

The storage software developer pulled the wraps off of its latest version of IPStor earlier this week. The software now incorporates and complements the VSS and VDS storage management features found in Windows Server 2003.

Hardware Boosts Windows Server 2003 File Serving Speeds

Alacritech's TCP/IP accelerator helps Microsoft's latest server operating system post file serving performance gains in tests.