HPE to Acquire Cloud Technology Partners to Strengthen Expertise in Cloud Consulting Services

Businesses today live in a Hybrid IT world. Achieving business outcomes requires putting each workload in the appropriate environment, whether it’s in an on-premises data center, in a private cloud, on public clouds or offered as a SaaS application. And, this environment is different for every organization, dynamically changing with their business needs and workload requirements. We believe most enterprises will operate in this Hybrid IT environment for the foreseeable future.
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Mellanox Collaborates with VMware to Accelerate Applications in Virtualized Data Centers

Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end smart interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that it is collaborating with VMware to help customers make the performance of their storage systems more efficient. The solution will be previewed at VMworld® 2017, with Mellanox iSER (iSCSI Extensions for Remote Direct Memory Access [RDMA]) networking solutions leveragi...
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Western Digital Acquiring Tegile

Western Digital Corp. and Tegile Systems, Inc. entered into a definitive agreement under which Tegile, provider of flash and persistent-memory storage solutions for enterprise data center applications, will be acquired by Western Digital. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to close the week of September 4, 2017, upon satisfaction of certain closing conditions as set forth in the definitive agreement be...
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Juniper Networks Acquires Security Firm Cyphort

Juniper Networks today said it’s acquiring Cyphort, a security startup that serves mid- and large-size enterprise customers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Santa Clara, California-based Cyphort was founded in 2011. And it’s raised $53.7 million in funding in four rounds, according to Crunchbase.
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Infinidat Reporting 250% GAAP Revenue Growth From 2Q16 to 2Q17

INFINIDAT Ltd announced its 2Q17 results, reporting 250% GAAP revenue growth in 2Q17 compared to 2Q16. 2Q17 was also the most profitable and second highest revenue quarter in the company's history. "INFINIDAT customers added 156PB of capacity in the second quarter alone, which was also our most profitable quarter on record," said Moshe Yanai, chairman and CEO. "I'm very proud to say that the relentless innovation, hard work, and financial discipline ...
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2017 Magic Quadrant for Backup and Recovery Solutions

Enterprise backup is among the most critical tasks for infrastructure and operations professionals. Gartner provides analysis and evaluation of the leading data center backup solution vendors that offer a range of traditional to innovative availability capabilities.
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Docker Reportedly Set to Snare $75 Million in New Funding

Press release published by: https://www.sdxcentral.com/ Written by: Dan Meyer Source URL: https://www.sdxcentral.com/articles/news/docker-reportedly-set-to-snare-75-million-in-new-funding/2017/08/ Docker Inc. is reportedly set to bolster its finances to the tune of $75 million. Bloomberg is reporting the privately held company is in the process of securing the...
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Key Storage and Availability Activities at VMworld 2017

Hyper-converged Infrastructure is HOT HOT HOT, and we’ve got the only vSphere-native HCI solution available. Over 8,000 customers have taken the plunge with vSAN, and VMworld is the perfect place to investigate how vSAN can help you too!
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Citrix and Google Align to Help Businesses Fully Embrace Secure Cloud Transformation

-Businesses today must quickly adapt to the demands of a global economy and workforce. Success is increasingly defined by the ability to optimize and protect the information surrounding people, organizations and devices. To help businesses tackle these challenges and fully embrace the benefits of flexibility and scale that cloud delivers, Citrix today announced extensions to its long-term strategic relationship with Google. Customers will be able to use Ci...
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OwnBackup Secures $7.5 Million Series B Investment

OwnBackup, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application backup and restore vendor, today announced the close of a $7.5 million Series B round led by Insight Venture Partners, a New York-based private equity and venture capital firm and one of the world’s largest investors in high-growth software companies. Existing investors Innovation Endeavors, Oryzn Capital, and Salesforce Ventures also participated in the round, which constitutes a minority equ...
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