Posts Tagged ‘storage’
Hewlett-Packard bought open-source software start-up Eucalyptus to bolster its cloud portfolio, marking its first acquisition since the disastrous Autonomy deal. Speculation persists that HP is actually gearing up for a major acquisition swing, including a bid for VMware, to expand its capabilities and open new revenue streams.
Global external storage revenues slump 1.4 per cent on last year
Symantec is still looking for a new chief and fending off calls to break up the company. Yet, it did manage to post a 50 percent increase in profits in the last quarter, thanks in large part to a new sales strategy, cost cutting and a resurgence in PC sales.
This week in On Point we look into new product announcements including those from RackWare, Barracuda Networks, LightCyber and Continuity Software.
Now under the moniker Curvature, the former leader in refurbished hardware equipment is launching a line of servers, expanding reselling relationships and delivering more services that will make it a mashup of a reseller and vendor.
In this week’s On Point, we let cloud computing take over — with online backup announcements from IDrive, NetFortris and Unitrends.
Microsoft is looking to new appliances to expand its footprint in Azure cloud computing and hybrid cloud storage.
In this week’s On Point, we look at cloud infrastructure advances, plus new products that maximize security and a new global partner program.