Archive for «April, 2018»

Dell “Leaning Against” Idea of Buying Portion of VMware
It doesn't already own.
2018.04.18 | In Brief
Pivotal Software (Dell) Prices IPO at $592 Million
Had revenue of $509.4 million and net loss of $163.5 million in FY18.
2018.04.10 | In Brief
Pivotal Files for IPO of Up to $100 Million
Dell cloud computing venture
2018.03.26 | In Brief
Digistor VaultDisk Removable SATA SSD for Dell Workstations and Desktops
Compatible with 2.5-inch standard in smaller, sleeker form factor
2018.03.23 | Press Release
Color Identifiable VaultDisk Removable Solid State SATA Drives From Digistor
256, 512GB, 1 and 2TB for Dell workstation and laptops
2018.03.23 | Press Release
Carbonite Closes Acquisition of Mozy From Dell
At $146 million in cash
2018.03.20 | Press Release
VMware Investor Jericho Capital Calls Potential Dell Merger “Terrible Deal”
In letter sent to IT giant company
2018.03.14 | Press Release
Dell: Fiscal 4Q18 Financial Results
About all businesses up but storage (-11% Y/Y)
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2018.03.12 | News
Dell Working on Reverse Merger With VMware
IPO seen as less likely
2018.03.02 | In Brief
E8 Storage: Software Only Product for Pre-Qualified Servers
HA shared NVMe storage solutions available as software only purchase for customers to install on supported hardware of choice, such as Dell, HP and Lenovo.
2018.02.08 | Press Release
Rumor: VMware Would Take Over Dell
Rise in VMware share price complicated things.
2018.01.31 | In Brief
Dell Explores IPO
And deal with VMware
2018.01.29 | In Brief
Dell Assigned Fifteen Patents
Dynamic changes to virtual disk stripe element sizes on storage controller, protect storage systems from discontinuity due to device misconfiguration, intelligent QoS for replication, rebuild of storage devices in redundant array of independent disks, consistent binding of shared storage across clustered servers, RAID-6 for storage system employing hot spare drive, performing system memory save in tiered/cached storage, providing RAID plus copy model for storage network, storage tiering, normalizing R/W cache allocation pool for virtual desktop infrastructure workloads, cloud remediation of client with non-bootable storage medium, dynamically cleaning R/W head, optimized copy of VM storage files, improving read performance of distributed parity RAID solution, managing NAS within management subsystem
2017.12.20 | In Brief
Delaware Supreme Court Reverses Dell Buyout Ruling
That alarmed dealmakers.
2017.12.15 | In Brief
Dell: Fiscal 3Q18 Financial Results
Storage totally flat at $3.7 billion Q/Q
2017.12.08 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Elastifile Delivers New Hybrid Cloud Data Fabric Appliances
Scale-out all-flash data fabric bundled with servers
2017.11.02 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Dell Technologies Announces Huge Multi-Year Agreement for GE to Use Dell
One of largest non-government contracts in IT company history, including storage and backup
2017.09.12 | Press Release
Dell: Fiscal 2Q18 Financial Results
Storage orders declined in mid-single digits and similar during last three quarters
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2017.09.11 | News
Complete Report on VMworld US 2017
Ubiquity of multi-cloud approach
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.09.06 | News
Storware, Another Data Protection Company in Poland
Develops software to protect data wherever data reside: cloud, servers or endpoints devices.
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.07.19 | News
Lessons From EMC VNX 5400 Failure at OVH
More robust procedures to be defined in data centers
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.07.12 | News
Foxconn Says Dell anf Kingston to Join Bid for Toshiba NAND Chip Unit
With Apple and Amazon
2017.06.20 | In Brief
Dell: Fiscal 1Q18 Financial Results
$3.7 billion in storage, down 33% Q/Q
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2017.06.09 | News
Praveen Asthana CMO, Forcepoint
Led marketing for Dell storage and networking division several years ago
2017.06.06 | Press Release
Vast-Auto Distribution in Canada Opted for Nutanix Enterprise Cloud on Dell EMC XC
Reducing previous expenses needed to maintain three expensive HPE LeftHand storage systems
2017.06.06 | Press Release
Tough Time for Formation Data Systems
New example of software-defined software failure, whose next?
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.05.22 | News
Dell EMC World: Aerohive to Demo Cloud-Management of Dell/Aerohive Networks
Bringing power of cloud to wired and wireless LAN networks
2017.05.15 | Press Release
Salesforce Expanding Relationship With Dell
Multi-year commitment to use Dell EMC infrastructure and Dell laptops
2017.05.11 | Press Release
McAllen Independent School District Digitally Transforming Learning Environment
With Aerohive and Dell EMC rather than HPE
2017.05.08 | Press Release
Dell: Fiscal 4Q17 Financial Results
Off course, adding EMC boosts hugely storage revenue.
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2017.03.31 | News
Chelsio Adapters Are Dell and Lenovo Certified
For Microsoft software-defined storage deployments
2017.03.28 | Press Release
Virtustream/Dell Expanding Enterprise Cloud Platform for Mission Critical Applications
To AsiaPac region including Australia and Japan
2017.03.27 | Press Release
NTT Communications Partners With Virtustream and Dell EMC Japan
To sell multi-tenant cloud platforms for mission-critical applications
2017.02.13 | Press Release
Dell Assigned Thirteen Patents
Dynamic enablement of storage media associated with access controller, error simulation and code testing, virtual snapshot, continuous backup using real time delta storage, transferring data between different RAIDs for current data and replay data, milestone based dynamic multiple watchdog timeouts and early failure detection, software based SED sleep resuming, restoring data in degraded computer system, mirroring virtual functions in chassis configured to receive plurality of modular information handling systems, detection of elephant flows, synchronized storage system operation, single unit height storage SLED, SAN performance analysis tool
2016.12.07 | In Brief
MTI Technology zertifizierter EMC Gold und neu auch als Dell Premier Partner German
In Deutschland, Frankreich und Großbritannien
2016.11.16 | Press Release
Dell Endpoint Data Security and Management Portfolio
Combines data security solutions, Mozy by Dell, RSA and VMware AirWatch.
2016.10.28 | Press Release
M2M Enterprise Joined Dell OEM Partner Program
Providing custom hardware and software integration
2016.09.27 | Press Release
Nasuni Refreshes Appliances With Higher Capacity, Adds All-Flash Filer
NF-60 with 2TB cache, NF-440 with up to 36TB cache, all solid-state NF-600 with up to 35TB cache
2016.09.14 | Press Release
Dell Validated System for Virtualization
From thin client to cloud
2016.09.05 | Press Release
Dell and EMC Transaction to Close on September 7, 2016
Dell Technologies name of new combined company
2016.08.31 | Press Release
EMC Still Hiring in Massachusetts
Even as Dell merger looms
2016.08.29 | In Brief
$63 Billion Deal Between Dell and EMC Approved by China
Source told The Post.
2016.08.19 | Press Release
$63 Billion Dell/EMC Merger Expected to Be Approved by China
Decision probably this week
2016.08.17 | In Brief
iTernity, Scality and Dell Join Forces
To offer petabyte-scale compliance archiving solution
2016.08.12 | Press Release
Dell/EMC Merger Prompted 15 Class Action Lawsuits
According to SEC filing
2016.08.11 | Press Release
… EMC Shareholders Approve Dell Merger With 98% of Votes
$62.4 billion bid now to be approved by China
2016.07.20 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Dell Assigned Eight Patents
Automatic failure recovery using snapshots and replicas, scalable storage management, redundant storage enclosure processor implementation for use in SCSI/SAS, environment, preventing damage to storage devices within storage system due to movement of storage system, preventing I/O performance decrease after disk failure in distributed file system, dynamic optimization of flash cache in storage devices, modular dense storage array, SAN vulnerability assessment tool
2016.07.15 | In Brief
Institutional Shareholder Services Recommends EMC Shareholders Vote for Proposed Merger With Dell
Like Glass Lewis and Egan-Jones
2016.07.08 | Press Release
Glass Lewis Recommends EMC Shareholders Vote for Proposed Merger with Dell
"Transaction is financially and strategically reasonable."
2016.07.07 | Press Release
Enmotus Joining Dell Technology Partner Program
FuzeDrive storage device virtualization software certified with PowerEdge servers
2016.06.15 | Press Release