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The 10 Coolest Storage Startups Of 2013
12:00 PM EST Wed. Dec. 11, 2013
While Dell technically qualifies as a storage startup given its move to become a private company, there are a lot of tiny companies just starting to see if there's a place for them in the storage market.
10 Questions Dell World Must Answer For Partners
9:30 AM EST Wed. Dec. 11, 2013
After a nasty battle to take his company private, Michael Dell must face his toughest critics of all -- Dell partners.
Barracuda Networks Post-IPO: Focus On The Channel
5:00 PM EST Tue. Dec. 10, 2013
With its IPO out of the way, Barracuda can go back to focus on expanding its opportunities in the channel.
15 Hot New HP Enterprise Offerings
10:00 AM EST Tue. Dec. 10, 2013
Hewlett-Packard this week at its Discover conference in Barcelona is set to unleash an innovation offensive aimed at driving sales growth in 2014. Here are 15 new game-changing offerings that partners can sell.
Dell Bulks Up EqualLogic Arrays With All-Flash Storage Option, SAN-NAS And 64-Bit OS
12:01 AM EST Tue. Dec. 10, 2013
Dell claims that its new EqualLogic PS6210 array family in an all-flash configuration offers the performance to handle 90 percent of all high-performance applications.
HP Aims To Take EMC Down With New Storage Lineup
9:01 AM EST Mon. Dec. 09, 2013
HP says its new StoreOnce 6500 backs up data 4.5 times faster and restores it ten times faster than rival EMC's high end Data Domain 990
Zadara Beefs Up Technology, Partnerships For Enterprise Storage-As-A-Service
7:45 PM EST Tue. Nov. 26, 2013
Zadara Storage is combining new enterprise storage capabilities and new cloud storage partnerships to help solution providers offer storage-as-a-service using either public storage clouds or an on-premise infrastructure.
Meet The New Mozy: File Sync, Per-User Cloud Storage
12:00 PM EST Fri. Nov. 22, 2013
New integration between file sync and data protection and an emphasis on allocating cloud storage on a per-user basis strengthens EMC's Mozy in the business IT market.
Dell's New Channel Chief: Get Ready For Change
5:37 PM EST Tue. Nov. 19, 2013
Dell channel chief Cheryl Cook says she's a 'channel champion' and primed to bring changes to the channel to spur growth.
Dell's New US Management Team: Who Are These Guys?
7:46 PM EST Mon. Nov. 18, 2013
Channel partners question leadership as longtime channel chief Greg Davis steps aside, replaced by relatively unknown Cheryl Cook.
Maxta Exits Stealth With Software Solution Tying Virtualized Environments To Clustered Storage
7:23 PM EST Tue. Nov. 12, 2013
The Maxta MxSP software provides enterprise-class storage capabilities to virtualized data center environments by leveraging the internal and direct-attach storage of servers running virtual machines.
HP Bundles StoreVirtual VSA With ProLiant Gen8 Servers For Free In SMB Play
10:00 AM EST Tue. Nov. 12, 2013
Hewlett-Packard is moving fast on the SMB software-defined storage market with a bundle that provides a 1-TB license for its StoreVirtual VSA (Virtual Storage Appliance) in hopes that customers will upgrade after seeing the software in action.
Trustyd Busted: Cloud Backup Appliance Vendor Trustyd Closes Doors
5:39 PM EST Mon. Nov. 11, 2013
The backup appliances of Trustyd, which was formed to acquire appliance developer 3X Systems, continue to operate, but partners and customers will no longer receive support or upgrades.
EMC Syncplicity Gets Enhanced Security, Policy Control For File Sync And Share Application
7:57 PM EST Fri. Nov. 08, 2013
EMC has added new enterprise capabilities such as group-level policies, rights management control, and better control over how files are shared to its Syncplicity file sync and share application.
10 Hot Technology Startups For November
10:00 AM EST Thu. Nov. 07, 2013
This month's crop of young companies includes startups developing advanced analytics software, storage technology for virtualized environments, mobile device service software and sales tax management applications.
Partners See Widening Cisco-VMware Rift
7:25 PM EST Wed. Nov. 06, 2013
Partners say the tension is building in the sales trenches between Cisco and VMware as the software-defined networking (SDN) war heats up.
DataCore SANsymphony-V Storage App Adds Scalability, Performance
8:14 PM EST Wed. Oct. 30, 2013
The new version of the DataCore SANsymphony-V software-defined storage application doubles the number of storage nodes that address a single pool of storage and offloads many key enterprise-class storage functions to the storage devices themselves.
Dell Targets EMC Isilon With Higher Performance, Scalability NAS
10:20 AM EST Tue. Oct. 22, 2013
Dell unleashes version 3 of its Fluid File System for its Compellent FS8600 controller, aimed at competing with EMC's Isilon.
NetApp Data Ontap Virtual Storage Appliance To Be Available On Verizon Cloud
7:09 PM EST Thu. Oct. 17, 2013
Customers with NetApp in their data centers will get the same storage features and management capabilities in the cloud once virtual storage appliances based on Data Ontap are available on the Verizon Cloud.
Coho Data Exits Stealth To Tout Scalable Pay-As-You-Go Storage At Amazon-Like Prices
4:37 PM EST Tue. Oct. 15, 2013
The Coho Data DataStream appliance from the storage startup includes a mix of SSD and spinning capacity to provide 40 TB of capacity and 180,000 IOPS of performance for running virtualized workloads on a pay-as-you-grow model.
Oracle Cloud Gets New Compute, Storage, Database Services
10:30 AM EST Wed. Sep. 25, 2013
The Oracle Cloud now has a wide range of new services, and the company is making them available to solution providers on a resell or referral basis.
NetApp's Cloud Strategy: The Tech Is There, Now To Put It All Together
3:24 PM EST Tue. Sep. 17, 2013
NetApp's Data ONTAP storage operating system, found in the company's hardware, virtual appliance and cloud offerings, is the base on which NetApp's cloud strategy is being built, but partners are waiting for more details from the storage vendor.
Cloud Storage Startup Nirvanix Tells Customers, Partners It's Shutting Down
12:32 PM EST Tue. Sep. 17, 2013
Nirvanix, a cloud storage startup that has raised more than $70 million in VC funding, is telling partners it's shutting down at the end of the month, sources told CRN.
eFolder Acquires Anchor, Brings Channel-Focused File Sync And Share To Cloud Storage
7:00 AM EST Tue. Sep. 17, 2013
eFolder's acquisition of Anchor will result in a business-class integrated offering specifically for MSPs and solution providers that includes cloud backup, disaster recovery, and file share and sync.
Done Deal: Michael Dell Wins Buyout Vote
10:40 AM EST Thu. Sep. 12, 2013
Michael Dell prevails in $24.8 billion leverage buyout in bruising yearlong battle against corporate raider Carl Icahn to take his company private and remake it as an end-to-end business solutions provider.
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