Enrico Signoretti of Juku comments:
IBM is planning to acquire CleverSafe, HGST bought Amplidata a while ago and RedHat did the same with Ceph 18 months ago. If you put this information alongside the fact that disk shipments are doing very well (even when compared to Flash), it’s no wonder Object storage is so hot now.
Object storage is going to get a lot more press in the coming weeks now that Cleversafe is off the market. Who will be the next company to bring object storage to the masses.
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