Archive for «July, 2018»

Dell About to Go Public Again?
Planning to announce acquisition of publicly traded tracking stock that mirrors performance of VMware
2018.07.02 | In Brief
2TB VaultDisk Removable SSD for Laptops From Digistor
Including Dell OptiPlex SFF tower models (3060/5060/7040/7050/7060/XE3) and Precision Workstation laptops (7510/7520, 7710/7720, and 3520/3530)
2018.06.12 | Press Release
Dell: Fiscal 1Q19 Financial Results
First quarter of storage market share gain since closing EMC transaction
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2018.06.06 | News
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
Dell Storage Business Down 2% Y/Y
Quarterly revenue at $538 million
2016.06.13 | Press Release
EMC Special Shareholder Meeting to Approve Dell Acquisition
On July 19, 2016
2016.06.09 | Press Release
Denali Holding Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $3.25 Billion of Senior Notes
To finance in part acquisition of EMC
2016.06.09 | Press Release
Denali Holding Completed Private Offering of $20 Billion of First Lien Notes
Offering will finance in part acquisition of EMC.
2016.06.03 | Press Release
Dell Storage Center OS 7 for All-Flash and Hybrid Arrays
Including de-dupe and compression
2016.05.23 | Press Release
Dell to Close $16 billion Bond Deal to Fund EMC
Putative yield on 10-year bond offered at around 6.5%
2016.05.17 | In Brief
Denali Holding Announces Offering of First Lien Notes
Will finance in part acquisition of EMC by Dell.
2016.05.11 | Press Release
Scality Ring With Dell SD7000-S Storage Server
Providing petabyte-scale software-defined storage solutions
2016.04.25 | Press Release
Howard Elias President, Global Services and IT, Dell/EMC
After being president and COO, global enterprise services, EMC
2016.04.13 | Press Release
Reseller Agreements Between Dell and EMC …
For VCE hyper-converged offerings
2016.04.12 | Press Release
… EMC Expands Reach For VCE Hyper-Converged Offerings
Following Dell reseller agreements
2016.04.12 | Press Release
FTC Clears Dell Acquisition of EMC – Now What?
By Ben Woo, MD, Neuralytix
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2016.03.25 | News
Dell Cloud Clinical Archive Services Integrate Genomics
Into core offering
2016.03.10 | Press Release
Dell Data Protection Portfolio With Backup and Recovery Capabilities Spanning Client to Cloud
$1,200 for Data Protection|Rapid Recovery, $1,265 for NetVault Backup 11 and from $13,000 (DR4300e) to $87,000 ( DR6300) for DR series of de-dupe appliances
2016.03.03 | Press Release
Executives for Dell|EMC Combined Company
Jeremy Burton, CMO, Howard Elias and Rory Read, co-chief integration officers, Dave Goulden, president, enterprise systems group
2016.03.02 | Press Release
Dell and EMC Receive European Commission Clearance for $67 Billion Proposed Merger
U.S. Federal Trade Commission already did it.
2016.03.01 | Press Release
Das Oldenburger Systemhaus Brinova ist Partner von EMC und Dell German
Im norddeutschen Raum
2016.02.26 | Press Release
Dell and EMC Receive U.S. Federal Trade Commission Clearance for Merger
They said transaction on schedule under original timetable and original terms.
2016.02.25 | Press Release
Dell Delivers Servers With Toshiba’s PX04S Series 12Gb SAS SSD
Demonstrating 340,000 random read IO/s
2016.02.24 | Press Release
Compellent (Dell) Assigned Patent
Storage space recovery
2016.02.18 | In Brief
Dell Assigned Twenty One Patents
Full volume encryption devices in client hosted virtualization system, datastore for non-overwriting storage devices, information handling system swappable boot storage device, write spike performance enhancement in hybrid systems, supplemental storage tray for increasing capacity within information handling system, storage and retrieval of neighboring switch tokens, pro-active MPIO based rate limiting to avoid iSCSI network congestion/incast for clustered storage systems, storage device security system, intercept of UEFI block I/O protocol services for BIOS based HDD encryption support, storage optimization manager, restoring temporal locality in global and local de-dupe storage systems, network switching system using software-defined networking applications, user configuration of device names, mirroring virtual functions in chassis configured to receive plurality of modular information handling systems and plurality of modular information handling resources, accessing storage resources, storage device carrier system, thermal control of storage enclosure, dynamically detecting storage drive type, automatic failure recovery using snapshots and replicas, create resilient site master-key for automated access, backup objects on object storage platform
2016.02.15 | In Brief
CarePoint Health Upgrades IT With Dell and Nutanix
Increasing performance and enhancing BC with hyper-converged appliance
2016.02.10 | Press Release
Atlantis Launches HyperScale Appliances on Dell PowerEdge FX2 Servers
Hyperconverged appliances for ROBO and micro data centers, starting at $43,000 for two-node configuration
2016.01.21 | Press Release
Dell Assigned Patent
Diagnostic for tape system
2015.12.25 | In Brief
Dell: Fiscal 2Q16 Financial Results
Sad historical situation in storage before acquisition of EMC
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2015.12.23 | News
Active Directory Backup and Recovery for Azure Cloud Environments From Dell
To quickly detect and recover changes made in hybrid Azure AD environments
2015.12.17 | Press Release
EMC “Go Shop” Period Expires
Company to pay Dell $2 billion if deal terminated for superior proposal before December 12
2015.12.14 | Press Release
ACE Data Recovery Expands Enterprise Data Recovery Partnership With Dell
To perform RAID data recovery services for all Dell storage products
2015.11.20 | Press Release
ClusterHQ Announces Dell Storage Integration
To deliver additional storage options for Docker
2015.11.16 | Press Release
ClusterHQ’s Ecosystem Includes 4 Big Storage Companies
Dell, EMC, HPE and NetApp
2015.11.16 | Press Release
Dell’s EMC Deal Could Fall Apart on Tax Rule
Being on hook for tax bill of up to $9 billion following regulatory review
2015.11.11 | In Brief
Class Action Lawsuits Against EMC by Gilman Law
As board of directors breached fiduciary duties.
2015.11.05 | Press Release
Dell Could Sell Storage Assets Following EMC Acquisition
Including AppAssure, Quest Software and SonicWall
2015.11.04 | In Brief
Dell Datacenter Scalable Solutions
All-flash array at 65 cents/GB including hardware, software and three years of company's Copilot support
2015.10.28 | Press Release
Pluribus Networks Demonstrates Hyperconverged Infrastructure
With Nutanix and Dell
2015.10.27 | Press Release
SolidFire Introduced New Addition Agile Infrastructure for Virtual Environments
Pre-validated reference architecture drastically simplifies deployment of dynamic IT environments with technologies from Dell and VMware.
2015.10.27 | Press Release
Dell Selected by Department of Justice for Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Solution
For $28 million project, one of largest VDI deployment in US Government
2015.10.15 | Press Release
Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor Investigates EMC Acquisition by Dell …
On whether board acting in shareholders' best interests
2015.10.14 | Press Release
.. As Well as Rosen Law Firm …
For possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law
2015.10.14 | Press Release
.. And Rigrodsky & Long
For same reasons
2015.10.14 | Press Release
Definitive Agreement Under Dell Acquire EMC for $67 Billion
What's going to change in storage industry?
2015.10.13 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Levi & Korsinsky Investigates on Dell/EMC Transaction
Concerning fairness of the deal
2015.10.13 | Press Release
Succession for EMC CEO Joe Tucci
In focus amid Dell's acquisition
2015.10.12 | In Brief
Dell-EMC Deal Doesn’t Make Sense, said Fortune
How and why Dell would buy EMC, by WSJ
2015.10.09 | In Brief
EMC in Merger Talks to Be Acquired by Dell
Deal could be valued at $50 billion
2015.10.08 | In Brief
The Watershed Treatment Programs Implements Dell Hybrid Flash Array and Private Cloud
Improving access to information to enhance patient care
2015.10.07 | Press Release
Elko Group Starts Distribution of Dell Products
Including storage
2015.09.17 | Press Release