Storage Newsletter

Tintri: Fiscal 3Q18 Financial Results
(in $ million) 3Q17 3Q18 9 mo. 17 9 mo. 18 Revenue 33.9 31.8 84.3 97.0 Growth   -6%   15% Net income (loss) (23.8) (37.9) (80.3) (120.3) Tintri, Inc. reported results for its third quarter fiscal 2018 ended October 31, 2017. "We made progress in the quarter by expanding our differentiated technology portfolio with […]


Within 2 Years, Object Storage to Reach 90% Penetration Among Respondents – Western Digital/451 Research
Western Digital Corporation announced the results of its first annual The Growing Role of Object Storage in Solving Unstructured Data Challenges survey conducted in collaboration with 451 Research LLC. Two hundred enterprise and service provider decision makers and influencers participated in the September 2017 survey, providing insights into their unstructured storage requirements, and their interest […]


Insight Venture Partners Strong in Data Protection
Spanning Cloud Apps, LLC, and CEO Jeff Erramouspe, invites us to think about this as we discovered the financial entity, Insight Ventures Partners (IVP), behind its return to the private world. Back a few years, Spanning was an innovative leader in SaaS backup space protecting cloud data in the cloud. The company, born in 2010, developed […]


Virtuozzo 7 Update 6: Enhancements of HCI to Compute, Storage and Support
The latest release of Virtuozzo's hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) platform is now available. Virtuozzo 7 Update 6 provides enhancements to both compute and storage that reinforce our commitment to provide our customers with increased simplicity, efficiency and flexibility. In addition, automatic crash data collection has been added to help improve the speed and efficiency of the […]


Komprise Achieves Advanced Technology Partner Status in AWS Partner Network
Komprise, Inc., in intelligent data management across clouds, achieved Advanced Tier Technology Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). This achievement recognizes the success of Komprise, managing data across on-premises and cloud, helping enterprises handle data growth within tight budgets. Komprise Intelligent Data Management enables customers to streamline NAS storage costs […]


Cloudian Introducing HyperFile Integrated NAS Controller
Cloudian, Inc. announced the availability of HyperFile, an integrated NAS controller that delivers SMB/NFS file services from on-premises HyperStore object storage systems. HyperFile is an object storage-based system to include all the features essential to enterprise NAS customers, thus opening the door for deployment in capacity-intensive applications that employ file data. With HyperFile, enterprise customers […]


70% of Storage Buyers Miscalculating Needs When Planning New Capacity
According to research conducted by Tintri, Inc. at IPExpo in London, UK, in October 2017, nearly a quarter (24%) of storage capacity planning decisions are made by IT leaders on the basis of a 'best guess' or no planning at all. In addition, three quarters of the respondents in the study operate with up to […]


Compuverde: Hybrid Cloud v1.0 Enables Flexible Software-Defined Storage Across Locations
With the rise of hybrid cloud, more organizations are hosting workloads on both private and public cloud offerings. To address the need for multi-location storage functionalities, Compuverde AG announced its Hybrid Cloud v1.0 offering, which combines the flexibility of software-defined storage (SDS) solutions with the ability to synchronize two-way data traffic among multiple data centers. […]


Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Dell Buyout Ruling
To read this article from Reuters, click on: Court reverses Dell buyout ruling that alarmed dealmakers Delaware's Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that a lower court erred in finding that the 2013 buyout of computer maker Dell Inc was vastly underpriced, in an opinion that will likely restrict a hedge fund strategy aimed at wringing […]


Flash Storage Standard in Search of Form Factor for NVMe
To read this article from ComputerWeekly.com, click on: NVMe: The flash storage standard in search of a form factor NVMe can unleash flash by doing away with the built-for-disk SCSI protocol. But so far there's no consensus between suppliers about how to build products around NVMe.