The 10 Hottest Data Storage Startups Of 2019
Joseph F. Kovar
CRN looks at 10 startup storage vendors that in 2019 made headlines as they came out of stealth, unveiled their first storage products, or pursued acquisitions.
Co-founder and CEO: Poojan Kumar
Clumio in August announced its entry into the SaaS-based data protection market with the unveiling of a huge $51-million round of funding, and followed up three months later with an even bigger $135-million funding round. Santa Clara, Calif.-based Clumio provides secure enterprise backup-as-a-service aimed at consolidating data protection across data centers and public clouds with no hardware or software to manage. It automatically expands and contracts resources as needed, and lets customers define backup policies and monitor compliance to those policies in real time. It also offers always-on end-to-end encryption of data.