Archive for «September, 2013»

OfficeMax Offers in-Store Data Transfer and Recovery Services
Claiming 24h retrieval and 90% recovery success
2013.09.06 | Press Release
Fire at SK hynix Plant in Wuxi, China
Report by Jim Handy, Objective Analysis
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.09.05 | News
Nutanix Adds Support for Hyper-V Server 2012
In conjunction with latest NOS 3.5
2013.08.30 | Press Release
History: Milestones in HDD Capacity
From 5MB in 1956 to 4TB today
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.08.29 | News
Maginatics Got $17 Million in Series B Financing
After $10 million last year in series A
2013.08.21 | Press Release
ADrive Lowers Cost/GB Prices in Cloud Storage
200GB at $70/year
2013.08.16 | Press Release
Eurocom Ships 6TB on HDDs in Panther Laptop
Using four HGST 1.5TB disk drives
2013.08.16 | Press Release
Vodien Invests in EMC Storage Solutions
To provide clients with web hosting service in Singapore
2013.08.12 | Press Release
Seagate Invests Unknown Amount Into eASIC
Fabless start-up in custom chip design
2013.08.06 | Press Release
DataStax Raises $45 Million in Series D, Total at $84 Million
In NoSQL database built on Apache Cassandra
2013.08.02 | Press Release
Bitcasa Launches Infinite Drive in UK and Europe
With 20% discount until August 31
2013.08.01 | Press Release
GridGain Secures $10 Million in Series B After $2.5 Million in Series A
To push next-gen architecture in-memory computing
2013.07.31 | Press Release
Treasure Data Got $5 Million in Oversubscribed Series A
Start-up with cloud-based big data analytics platform
2013.07.29 | Press Release
Librato Closed $3.8 Million in Series A
Launched monitoring data analytics service in March 2012.
2013.07.29 | Press Release
Blancco Mobile Erasure Solution to Support KDDI Trade-in Program in Japan
Far more secure than simple factory resets
2013.07.11 | Press Release
Scality Raises $22 Million in Third Funding Round
Total at $35 million, not bad for a start-up originated in France
2013.07.10 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Overland Once More in Big Trouble
Could be delisted from Nasdaq.
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.07.08 | News
300% Growth in Revenue for Altaro in 1Q13
Releasing Hyper-V Backup v4, unlimited edition at $585
2013.07.02 | Press Release
$10 Million in Financial Funding for Hedvig
In software-defined storage system for cloud
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.06.28 | News
Bull Distributing Huawei in Western Europe
Agreement also covering storage
2013.06.28 | Press Release | [with our comments]
824% Growth for StorMagic in FY13
After 300% in FY12 and 140% in FY11
2013.06.26 | Press Release
Canonical Implements Ceph Storage in Ubuntu
Using Openstack and Juju orchestration tool
2013.06.13 | Press Release
CloudMe Integrates Winzip in Online Storage Services
Data secured in European data center
2013.06.13 | Press Release
SageCloud Raises $10 Million in Series B
Fueling cold storage start-up
2013.06.12 | Press Release
New Infortrend Trade-In Program
30% discount for Seagate, WD, Qnap, Synology, Netgear and Buffalo users
2013.05.30 | Press Release
Top 12 Storage Companies in 2012
EMC, Seagate and WD only ones above $10 billion
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.05.28 | News
BDT in schlechtem Zustand German
Umstrukturierung und Entlassungen
2013.05.07 | Press Release
Cloudberry Updates Backup Software Adding FTP and Secure FTP Support
Enterprise edition at $300
2013.05.03 | Press Release
Biwin steigt in den deutschen Markt German
Mit SSDs, USB Flash-Disks und -Speicherkarten
2013.04.30 | Press Release
40% Y/Y Growth for PHD Virtual in 1Q13
12th consecutive record quarter
2013.04.23 | Press Release
Seagate to Add 150 Employees in Longmont, CO
In engineering and other technical fields
2013.04.19 | In Brief
IBM Invests $1 Billion in Flash Technology
Four all-SSD storage appliances available, based on Texas Memory Systems
2013.04.12 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Nakivo Doubles Revenue in 1Q13 over 4Q12
Now with 160 resellers worldwide
2013.04.10 | Press Release
Hitachi Consolidates Manufacturing in Japan
Into one subsidiary
2013.04.08 | Press Release
GreenBytes Secures $7 Million in Series C
Total at around $29 million since inception in 2007
2013.04.04 | Press Release
Proximal Data Secures $2 Million in B Round
Bringing total funding to $5 million
2013.04.02 | Press Release
Vaultize Announces Cloud-in-a-Box Appliance
12TB to 36TB
2013.03.28 | Press Release
Avid no Longer in Compliance With Nasdaq
Delay in filing of annual report on Form 10-K
2013.03.22 | Press Release
WD Invested in All-SSD System Start-Up Skyera
Joint technology development planned between them
2013.03.13 | Press Release | [with our comments]
SwiftStack Closes $6.1 Million in Series A
New start-up in software-defined storage for object storage
2013.03.13 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Bitcasa Online Backup Used in 114 Countries One Month After Release
Now with 18PB under management
2013.03.12 | Press Release
Intigua Raises $8.6 Million in Series A
Virtualizes management layer - just as servers, storage and networks have been virtualized
2013.03.04 | Press Release
11th IT Press Tour in SF and Silicon Valley
The week of June 24th
2013.03.01 | Press Release
Start-Up iostack in New Zealand
Creator of MonsterDrive
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.02.22 | News
Evault Freemium 100GB Cloud Backup Back in Function
No more expiration date, in North America only
2013.02.22 | Press Release
Stage2Data Distributing Attix5 Pro V7.0 in North America
Backup solution for private, public and hybrid cloud
2013.02.21 | Press Release
Storage Start-Ups in 2012
Innovation never stopping in industry, 67 new rounds last year
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.02.13 | News
Sanbolic Announces 59% Sales Growth in 4Q12 over 4Q11
And promotes Kyle Bollen and Andrew Melmed.
2013.02.13 | Press Release
UK Launch of ViperVault Online Backup by Softek
With continuity cloud technology, recovery service
2013.02.08 | Press Release
NextiraOne Launching Cloud and DR Suites in UK
Based on Cisco, NetApp, EMC and VMware platform
2013.02.07 | Press Release
Dakota Backup & Recovery With Cloud DR V12
In conjunction with Asigra
2013.02.07 | Press Release
Connected Data Secures $6 Million in Series A
In private peer-to-peer file sharing, Geoff Barrall CEO
2013.02.05 | Press Release Resellers of Mega in UK
And in the world
2013.01.31 | Press Release
Seagate Invests $40 Million in Virident Plus OEM Partnership
To get PCIe SSDs
2013.01.29 | Press Release
Storing Data in Individual Molecules Near Room Temperature
Demo from international team of researchers
2013.01.29 | Press Release
Tegile Outlines Six Top Storage Trends for 2013
≠1: focus on high performance storage systems through SSD preserving $/GB
2013.01.29 | Press Release
… But NAND Flash Revenue Contracted in 2012
Apple remained singular presence, helping consumption via iPhone.
2013.01.24 | Press Release
All M&As (70) in 2012
70 compared to 61 in 2011: top ones are ...
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.01.15 | News
USB 3.0 Interface From 5Gb/s to 10Gb/s by Mid-2013
Will it be USB 4.0? Challenge for FireWire and Thunderbolt
2013.01.10 | Press Release
Marvell Invests in SSD Maker Memoright
According to Taiwanese source
2013.01.07 | In Brief
SATA Express Spec From SATA-IO in Ratification
Standardizes PCIe as interface for client storage.
2013.01.04 | Press Release
IceWEB in Private Cloud
With CodeLathe/Tonido
2013.01.04 | Press Release
Most Promising Storage Start-Ups in 2013
Editor's annual updated choice of Top 15
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2013.01.02 | News
IBM Said It Leads External Disk Storage Market in Thailand in 3Q12
With 33.6% share of revenue, 13.4 points higher than closest competitor
2013.01.02 | Press Release
No New Storage in 2013, Zero, Nada, None
Writes John Webster, senior partner at Evaluator Group.
2013.01.01 | In Brief
Top 10 Most Popular Stories in 2012 on
Ranked by number of visitors
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2012.12.28 | News
PeakColo Adds 7th Cloud Node in Chicago, IL
Following partnership between the NetApp service provider and PlusOne
2012.12.25 | Press Release
All Companies in All-Flash Subsystems
125, up to now
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2012.12.24 | News | [with our comments]
10X Jump in Sales From Last Year for Caringo
Largest OEM partner sold 35PB in 2012
2012.12.20 | Press Release
Investor Elliott With 11.3% Stake in Emulex
After buying an additional 1.34%
2012.12.18 | Press Release
Imation in Online Backup
ONE version at $10/month for 100GB
2012.12.17 | Press Release
Cleversafe Stores 70PB in 2012
Another 100PB expected in 2013
2012.12.12 | Press Release
Veeco not in Compliance With Nasdaq Listing
Quarterly report not filed on timely basis
2012.12.04 | Press Release
Nantero Secures Over $10 Million in Series D
To commercialize NRAM
2012.12.03 | Press Release
Storage Start-Up Qumulo Closes $24.5 Million in Series A
Just founded by Isilon vets
2012.11.21 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Intronis Receives $12 Million in Funding
Born in 2003, already got $5 million in 2007
2012.11.12 | Press Release
IceWEB Shipments in October
Exceed those in previous entire September quarter
2012.11.08 | Press Release
NetApp Deploys Energy-Efficient Data Center Facility in Hillsboro, OR
With 1.5PB of storage, designed in partnership with Digital Realty
2012.11.08 | Press Release
SanDisk Invested $7 Billion in Silicon Manufacturing in Japan
In joint venture fab with Toshiba
2012.10.30 | Press Release
Nexenta Grew 212% Q/Q in Europe
For first three quarters of 2012
2012.10.23 | Press Release
Start-Up ScaleIO in Stealth Mode
Founder and CTO Erez Webman, formerly at XtremIO, NetApp and Topio
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2012.10.22 | News
Luv Duggal GM of UK Sales, Attix5
To expand in the country
2012.10.18 | Press Release
Overland in LTO-6 for NEO libraries
Following IBM tape drive launch
2012.10.12 | Press Release
Buffalo Number One in NAS
But in Japan only
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2012.10.09 | News
VAD Wick Hill Deals With Imation
Becoming distributor in UK
2012.10.09 | Press Release
138 Million HDDs Shipped in 3Q12
2012 totals to fall short of 600 million for Trendfocus
2012.10.08 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Trifacta Scores $4.3 Million In Funding
Start-up in software for data analysis
2012.10.08 | Press Release
RainStor Secures $12 Million in Series C
After raising $7.5 million in 2010 and $4 million in 2009
2012.10.05 | Press Release
Qvivo Raises $1 Million in Series A
Hong Kong-based provider of cloud storage
2012.10.02 | Press Release
Revenue of Toshiba HDD at About $5 Billion in Last FY
Expected to double by 2015
2012.09.27 | In Brief
SwiftTest Got $7.25 Million in Series B
Californian company in networked storage testing
2012.09.27 | Press Release
PHD Virtual Backup in V6.0
Faster backup, enhanced recovery methods and security advancements
2012.09.06 | Press Release
NetApp Adds 400 Jobs in Wichita, KS
And invests $85 million in equipment.
2012.08.24 | In Brief
Storage Start-Up Inktank Opened Office in Sunnyvale, CA
Second one in Silicon Valley
2012.08.24 | Press Release
Seagate in Deal to Buy Solyndra Plant
In Fremont, CA
2012.08.22 | In Brief
Start-Up Maginatics in Stealth Mode
Will unveil cloud storage software on August 27.
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2012.08.20 | News
700TB in Single Gram of DNA
Stored by bioengineer and geneticist at Harvard Wyss Institute
2012.08.20 | In Brief
44TB of SSD in 1U From Skyera
Under $3/GB native, sub $1 with compression and de-dupe
2012.08.15 | Press Release
At Veeam, Bookings Grew 78% in 1H12 Compared to One Year Ago
6,000 new customers during quarter, total reaching 43,000
2012.08.03 | Press Release
David Einhorn Ups Stake in Marvell
By more than 61%
2012.07.27 | In Brief