Pure Storage doubles down on Canadian opportunity

SAN FRANCISCO – Now that Pure Storage has a country manager in Brent Allen and a channel chief in Jill Martin the next step is to double the headcount and double the business

Published on: June 17th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Are we headed for a cloud crisis in 2020?

SAN FRANCISCO - Big data – or to be precise – the proliferation of data in the world today may reach a crisis point come 2020 because of the lack of WAN bandwidth

Published on: June 14th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage comes out with cloud era flash array

The latest all-flash array system from Pure Storage is being positioned to give IT managers another reason to switch from disk. The Mountain View, Calif.-based vendor has introduced a trio of products headlined

Published on: April 11th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

HPE boosts 3PAR flash storage solution

Upgrades to Hewlett Packard Enterprise's 3PAR all-flash storage system will help customers accelerate and simplify applications and minimize risks while supporting a hybrid IT solution. The upgrades come in four separate solutions within

Published on: February 13th, 2017 Alex Radu

HPE deepens partnership with Veeam for new Flash storage service

LONDON - Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced that it is expanding its resale and go-to-market relationship with Veeam as it releases a new all-Flash storage array solution that combines on-premises storage with cloud-style pricing.

Published on: November 28th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Pure Storage CEO outlines channel direction

In part two of CDN's special interview with Scott Dietzen, the CEO of Pure Storage, topics such as channel, new cloud models, hyper converged, market consolidation and new products are addressed. You can

Published on: October 28th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage CEO changing the business model for data

Scott Dietzen, the CEO of Pure Storage, has been called a disruptor, a change agent, aggressive and many other things. In six years at the helm of Pure Storage, an all-flash array vendor

Published on: October 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Pure Storage wants to bring SaaS experience to flash ownership

Sometimes, it pays off to be the small guy. At least, that's what Pure Storage would have you believe. The company, founded in 2009, is among the 18 or so all-flash storage vendors that

Published on: June 21st, 2016 Dave Yin

EMC Canada makes tweaks to its channel strategy

EMC Canada channel chief Michael Kerr fine-tuned the storage hardware solutions company’s channel model to help position partners better as they adjust to the cloud marketplace. Kerr told CDN that the channel is

Published on: August 14th, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dell unveils lower price and higher density for flash arrays

The race to the bottom is on for flash storage. The latest contestant in the enterprise storage technology is none other than Dell, who claims to have set the new lowest price per gigabyte

Published on: July 24th, 2015 Dave Yin

HP raises the stakes in the flash war

Las Vegas, NV - HP is making significant strides today in an attempt to recapture the flash storage market with four announcements, including lowered cost per gigabyte and higher capacity, a new type

Published on: June 1st, 2015 Dave Yin

CDN Top Newsmakers for 2014: Michael Sharun of EMC Canada

Sometimes the best deals you make are the ones you don’t. In 2014, the world learned that for nearly a year EMC was engaged in merger discussions with HP. Can you imagine EMC

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

IBM ups FlashSystem capacity, app performance

By using techniques such as real-time compression, IBM has bumped up the storage capacity of its FlashSystem array to 1.6 petabytes and bumped up application performance five times over previous versions of the

Published on: August 5th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

EMC offering price protection for flash storage solutions

LONDON – EMC is making price the issue with the release of XtremeIO 3.0.  But not the price you normally would think of. Beyond the new features and configuration options that come with

Published on: July 9th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto