Storage software

  • Veritas Acquires KVS, Gains E-Mail Archiving Capabilities
    Veritas Software is expanding its ability to move and archive data in a world increasingly concerned with regulatory and compliance issues with Tuesday's acquisition of KVault Software, a leading e-mail archiving software developer.
  • EMC, Channel React To NetApp Charges
    EMC is aggressively defending its Centera content-addressable storage array in the face of Network Appliance accusations that it fails to meet SEC security regulations.
  • NetApp CEO: No Storage Spending Shortfall
    Poor IT spending? What poor IT spending is what Dan Warmenhoven, CEO of Network Appliance is asking a day after his company posted strong revenue and earnings for its first financial quarter.
  • Fiorina: HP 'Forced' To Use Channel
    Hewlett-Packard was forced to rely on the channel to help clear up the nightmare caused by a poorly-executed supply chain migration. That comment came from HP Chairman and CEO Carly Fiorina during a conference called to explain the company's poor showing in its preliminary financial report for its fiscal third quarter.
  • Tech Data Expands EMC Agreement To Government VARs
    Tech Data has expanded its distribution agreement with EMC to carry EMC Clariion networked storage solutions, EMC Centera content addressed storage systems and EMC software to solution providers targeting federal IT contracts.
  • Avnet Hall-Mark Adds Legato
    Avnet Hall-Mark has augmented its EMC product line with the signing of a deal to offer the full range of EMC Legato storage and information management software to its solution provider customers.
  • GE Access To Partner With McData, F5 Networks
    GE Access plans to introduce McData and F5 Networks as vendor partners at the Westminster, Colo.-based distributor's annual New Frontiers Conference for solution providers next week.
  • IBM Votes For Virtualization
    IBM is making it easier for solution providers to virtualize storage across multivendor platforms with a new software upgrade to its SAN Volume Controller blade for Cisco Systems' MDS 9000 storage switch.
  • Seagate: All's Fair In Storage
    Vendors provide numerous tools to help solution providers configure and sell solutions, but most of the time they are either very much tied to the vendor's product line or have a narrow application. Seagate Technology's Storage Application Model tool is a refreshing change.
  • Nth Generation Keeps Customers Interested
    Nth Generation Computing CEO Rich Baldwin sure knows how to throw a party. At the solution provider's end-user event Wednesday, staff gave out $100 bills to keep folks in the breakout sessions, and speaker Steve Sicola of Seagate provided some laughs.