Earlier this week Dell announced that they were doing another acquisition this time of data storage vendor 3PAR.

 

 

Here is a link over on my blog that takes a look at what this means along with comments about some of Dells other recent acquisitions involving data storage, virtualization, data footprint reduction (DFR) such as compression, dedupe, thin provision and others.

 

 

Back to school shopping: Dude, Dell Digests 3PAR Disk storage

 

 

 

 

 

Here are some related posts:

 

 

Dell Will Buy Someone, However Not Brocade (At least for now)

 

 

Data footprint reduction (Part 2): Dell, IBM, Ocarina and Storwize

 

 

Data footprint reduction (Part 1): Life beyond dedupe and changing data lifecycles[Data footprint reduction (Part 1): Life beyond dedupe and changing data lifecycles|http://storageioblog.com/?p=1423]

 

 

Post Holiday IT Shopping Bargains, Dell Buying Exanet?

 

 

 

 

 

Cheers gs

 

 

Greg Schulz - Author The Green and Virtual Data Center (CRC) and Resilient Storage Networks (Elsevier)

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