May 25, 2017

23rd IT Press Tour will rock again...

The IT Press Tour (, the leading press event in US for EMEA press, just announced its participants for the June edition dedicated to IT Infrastructure.

May 22, 2017

Steve Kenniston back to IBM

Storage is a small world and success calls for success. Steve Kenniston is back to IBM after almost 2 years at Infinidat as vice president product marketing.

May 19, 2017

Ranajit Nevatia joins Rubrik

Rubrik (, one of the leader of the new data protection generation, has recruited recently Ranajit Nevatia as VP Bus. Dev. and Alliances. He came from Datagres where he was CEO, and this move invites us to think about some potential difficulties there. Previously he was at Bitcasa, Panzura, Asempra, Riverbed and Veritas Software.

May 18, 2017

New CEO and funding for NooBaa

NooBaa Storage (, alternative player in Cloud Storage for Enterprise and Cloud Service Prodivers, unveiled in June 2016 to the world with this post, just announced a new CEO and new funding.

May 11, 2017

The new Data Management gem Datos IO attracts top investors

Datos IO (, leader in the new data protection generation, just announced a strategic investment from Cisco Investments and NetApp.

May 9, 2017

Komprise extends platforms coverage

Komprise (, leader in multi-tier data management, just announced at Dell EMC World conference the support of new EMC platforms. The company now integrates Dell EMC Unity in addition to Dell EMC ECS and Dell EMC Isilon already supported.

May 5, 2017

Datos shakes the data protection landscape with RecoverX 2.0

Datos IO (, leader of the new data management wave, just introduced a major iteration of its flagship product RecoverX with the 2.0 release.

May 4, 2017

Arcserve introduces email archiving

Arcserve (, the leader in mid-market data protection, just introduced a new service to UDP with an email archiving extension. Based on the recent acquisition of Fastarchiver, Arcserve is now able to naturally extend its installed base with a very frequent request from users to reduce complexity and channel partners to up/cross sell.

May 2, 2017

Wasabi wished to shake the cloud storage industry

Wasabi (, innovator in cloud storage space, will unveil its offering in a few hours now. The new entity is the new name of BlueArchive and I wrote about it in May 2016.

Apr 3, 2017

StrongBox strengthens its exec team

StrongBox Data Solutions (, recent player in alternative data archiving approach, just recruited Floyd Christofferson. Floyd was recently CMO at Arcitecta and before spent many years at SGI doing product marketing for the storage group. Very good news as he will help for sure the visibility of StrongBox who is pretty confidential on the market.