NetApp wows Wall Street, doubles quarterly profits May 26, 2010
-- NetApp exceeded expectations with its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year 2010 earnings report today. Net income more than doubled in the fourth quarter to $145.1 million, vs. $68.4 million in Q4 2009.
Neuxpower attacks Office file bloat May 18, 2010
-- Neuxpower Solutions has released a file-server version of its NXPowerLite file optimization software, which reduces the capacity requirements for Microsoft Office files on primary storage.
EMC boosts Data Domain deduplication May 12, 2010
-- At EMC World this week, EMC introduced technology that significantly improves the performance of its Data Domain backup and deduplication systems.
Xsigo intros virtual I/O director; Dell to resell May 10, 2010
-- At the EMC World show today, I/O virtualization specialist Xsigo Systems introduced a 2U virtual I/O Director with 24 20Gbps InfiniBand server ports and four I/O modules to which users can attach I/O cards such as Fibre Channel HBAs or 1GbE or 10GbE NICs.
Adoption of file virtualization on the rise May 7, 2010
-- Analysts note that end-user interest in file virtualization is picking up steam this year for a variety of reasons, and virtualization vendors are poised to take advantage.