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July 18, 2019  4:53 PM

Toshiba to rename flash memory business Kioxia

Carol Sliwa Carol Sliwa Profile: Carol Sliwa
NAND Flash, Storage

Toshiba Memory plans to officially change its name on Oct. 1 to Kioxia. The  new name -- pronounced kee-ox-ee-uh -- combines the Japanese word for memory, kioku, with the Greek word for value, axia. Kioxia will develop, produce and sell

June 7, 2019  4:58 PM

Pure Storage up, IBM down in external storage systems revs

Garry Kranz Garry Kranz Profile: Garry Kranz
Storage

Despite a recent earnings miss, Pure Storage has cracked the IDC enterprise storage tracker for the first time to grab a share of fifth place in external storage systems revenue to tie IBM Storage. Although well behind storage leaders Dell EMC, NetApp and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Pure Storage...


May 7, 2019  7:47 AM

DDN storage acquisitions continue with Nexenta pickup

Garry Kranz Garry Kranz Profile: Garry Kranz
Storage

DataDirect Networks keeps expanding by acquisition. The high-performance computing storage specialist this week made its third acquisition in the past year, picking up software-defined storage vendor Nexenta. DDN


April 5, 2019  7:39 AM

Carbonite and Webroot close deal, focus on ransomware

Paul Crocetti Paul Crocetti Profile: Paul Crocetti
Storage

After closing its largest acquisition, Carbonite said it will emphasize, at least initially, a "do-no-harm" method in the integration efforts. In a deal that closed March 26, the


March 25, 2019  7:28 AM

NAS vendor RackTop Systems gets first funding haul

Garry Kranz Garry Kranz Profile: Garry Kranz
Storage

RackTop Systems has racked up its first round of outside capital, six years after launching its “cyber-converged" BrickStor NAS appliances. The Fulton, Md.-based vendor received $15 million in a Series A round to fund a storage product that focuses on security for large capacities of...


March 13, 2019  9:35 AM

With Rubrik Go, backup vendor adopts evergreen pricing

Dave Raffo Dave Raffo Profile: Dave Raffo
Storage

Converged secondary data vendor Rubrik is the latest storage vendor to jump on the cloud-like pricing bandwagon. Rubrik today said it is adding a subscription pricing model, called Rubrik Go. Go is a three-year subscription that covers software, support and hardware – including refreshes –...


March 11, 2019  1:27 PM

Vexata readies VX-Cloud architecture with server partners

Garry Kranz Garry Kranz Profile: Garry Kranz
Storage

Vexata is thinking outside the box. The NVMe all-flash array vendor is sampling VX-Cloud Data Acceleration Platform reference architecture with major server vendors. The hardware design combines the Vexata VX-OS storage operating system on standard hardware platforms. General availability is...


February 18, 2019  3:51 PM

Veeam revenue edges up in 2018; acquisitions possible in 2019

Paul Crocetti Paul Crocetti Profile: Paul Crocetti
Storage

Veeam Software narrowly missed its goal to become a $1 billion revenue company in 2018, falling $37 million shy and probably six months short. Veeam founder and executive vice president Ratmir Timashev said Veeam finished 2018 with $963 million in bookings revenue after 16% growth over 2017....


January 31, 2019  2:31 PM

Zerto IT Resilience Platform bends with Elastic Journal

Paul Crocetti Paul Crocetti Profile: Paul Crocetti
Storage

Zerto is set to launch the latest incarnation of its flagship product that converges backup and recovery, and will enable users to recover to a point in time going back years. Zerto 7, the new edition of the Zerto IT Resilience Platform, is scheduled for a tech preview in February and general...


January 16, 2019  7:58 AM

Take that, Rubrik! Veeam gets $500M investment

Dave Raffo Dave Raffo Profile: Dave Raffo
Storage

One day after Rubrik pulled in more than a quarter of a billion dollars in fresh funding, rival Veeam Software picked up nearly twice as much. Veeam today said Insight Venture Partners has invested an additional $500 million in the data protection software vendor. That brings the total...


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