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Virtualisation, a mainstay in most IT environments today, has come to represent a panacea for the data centre, eradicating a tranche of issues associated with increasing workloads and organisational growth. But it doesn’t come without its problems. Through its inherent abstraction of physical hardware components, virtualisation maximises resources, increases data centre space and…
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How can Infinidat promise storage that’s both highly available and low cost? Its CEO explains. Moshe Yanai has an impressive track record in the storage industry. Some 20 years ago while working at EMC, he developed the Symmetrix storage array and from there he moved on to start up the mainframe storage array…
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INFINIDAT is tweaking its Infinibox array design to increase its capacity. The present 3U drive trays and 2U controller enclosures will each become 1U trays, enabling an increase from 480 drives to 720 in a rack – a 67 per cent increase. These drive trays hold 60 vertically mounted disk drives. At INFINIDAT’s…
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Moshe Yanai was once a key figure in the growth of EMC, the Hopkinson-based data storage giant that helped put a spotlight on Massachusetts’ technological prowess before attention shifted from the Route 128 tech corridor to Cambridge and Boston. Years later, Yanai is looking to bring attention back to Route 128 — where…
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One of Massachusetts’ billion-dollar startups, INFINIDAT, celebrated on Tuesday the move from Needham to a 23,000-square-foot office in Waltham, which CEO Moshe Yanai hopes will be the launching pad for a new era of enterprise data storage. INFINIDAT’s Massachusetts headcount has grown from 35 employees in March to 60 today. The company expects…
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When I first heard about INFINIDAT I put it in the category of FM — “Effing Magic.” At the time, Wikibon analyst David Floyer was shaping the industry’s first prediction of the so-called All-Flash Datacenter. Flash prices were falling faster than those of spinning disk (we think they still are, by the way),…
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Big iron array vendor INFINIDAT has made its third major software release, adding compression, baked-in iSCSI support and enhanced array analytics. The company’s architecture has 3 controller nodes, which each can see all the drives, and eschews an all-flash design, relying instead on up 1.2TB – 3.2TB of DRAM caching, 24TB to 210TB…
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INFINIDAT, one of the few storage vendors still singing the praises of hard disk drives, is adding compression, native iSCSI and performance analytics to its high-end enterprise array platform. The company came out of stealth in 2015 selling INFINIDAT InfiniBox petabyte-scale storage systems. Its original target was the enterprise market that its founder…
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by Randy Arseneau, INFINIDAT Chief Marketing Officer With an often diverse mixture of legacy platforms and the need for an increasing number of storage systems brought in to support more – and ever more virtualized – environments, many organizations are facing an increasingly problematic state of “storage sprawl.” This sometimes chronic condition results…
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Now that, as experts forecast, every business must become an IT business, radical growth presents a double-edged sword. While great for your bottom line, it may present a quagmire to your IT team. How will existing systems handle the new demands, the data influx, the storage requirements? To avoid that “snake swallowing a…
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If there is one area of IT where an objective opinion is needed, it might be storage. The disk versus flash battle is raging, and conflicting advice is not hard to come by. The flash guy says that no disk storage will ever be as fast as flash; then the disk company rep…
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INFINIDAT has piled up more customer wins as its InfiniBox arrays take more high-end storage array sales from the incumbents. In INFINIDAT’s second 2016 quarter sales grew more than 60 per cent compared to the first 2016 quarter, and 100 per cent compared to the second quarter of 2015. It said one Fortune…
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INFINIDAT provides enterprise storage systems to companies around the world and in numerous vertical markets, such as finance, telecommunications, healthcare, insurance, IT and cloud service providers. INFINIDAT is focused on solving the problems storage buyers face when they are forced to choose between cost, capacity, functionality, reliability and performance. Click here to read…
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BT’s Infrastructure-as-a-Service offering is being extended and is using INFINIDAT storage. INFINIDAT offers hybrid and high-end flash/disk arrays with seven “nines” availability. BT already offers IaaS with a storage component – a mix of storage types including enterprise grade, cloud-based object storage. We asked INFINIDAT what existing storage BT was not going to…
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To reduce storage deployment time and lower latency in VMware cloud environment INFINIDAT announced that Brightsolid Online Innovation Limited (brightsolid), a UK cloud provider and part of the DC Thomson Group, has implemented the InfiniBox enterprise storage array to improve storage performance and reliability in its VMware cloud environment. Using InfiniBox, brightsolid reduced…
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Meitav Dash Investments experienced problematic latency with its applications using NetApp filers before turning to newcomer INFINIDAT’s hyperscale hybrid storage. At a time when all-flash arrays are making strong inroads into data centers, Israel-based Meitav Dash Investments solved its storage performance bottleneck with a hybrid array. Meitav installed INFINIDAT’s InfiniBox to accelerate the…
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It doesn’t take a lifetime to build a super valuable company. As this list shows, it’s possible to go from $0 to $16 billion in valuation in just under than five years. Business Insider analyzed Pitchbook data to find the startups based in the US who reached the $1 billion mark in that…
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INFINIDAT, the enterprise data storage solutions provider, has achieved a massive 213% increase in year over year sales growth for the first quarter of 2016, according to a new report. According to the vendor, shipments of the InfiniBox enterprise storage array increased by 300% versus Q1 2015, and now amounts to 422 petabytes…
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Increasing storage volume to 3.3PB INFINIDAT, a provider of enterprise storage solutions, announced that Triple C Cloud Computing Ltd, Israel’s cloud services provider, has replaced all of its production storage systems with the InfiniBox enterprise storage array. The implementation increases Triple C’s storage volume to 3,300TB, enabling the company to expand its operations…
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Infinidat, founded by Moshe Yanai of Symmetrix and XIV fame, provides probably the most reliable and available monolithic primary data storage array in the industry, with seven nines reliability and low latency access. Its business is continuing to grow and revenues in the recently-ended quarter were the second largest it’s ever recorded. Chief…
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INFINIDAT, the enterprise data storage solutions provider, is expanding operations globally and opening offices in key regions, including APAC. The company is also planning to more than triple the office space of its U.S. headquarters in Massachusetts. According to the company, the global expansion is a direct result of the increasing universal demand…
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Storage array firm keeps growing with new service and sales offices INFINIDAT is expanding its operations globally with the opening of new offices in EMEA, APAC and North America. The company is also planning to more than triple the office space of its US headquarters in Massachusetts and expand other US locations. The…
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INFINIDAT, a provider of enterprise data storage technology that aims to be a competitor to EMC, is quadrupling its U.S. headquarters size in a move from Needham to Waltham. The six-year-old venture-backed company announced Tuesday that it’s moving into a 23,000-square-foot headquarters in Waltham in June, from its original 5,900-square-foot space in Needham….
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Some major moves afoot at INFINIDAT, the unicorn founded by an EMC legend that’s now trying to crush the Hopkinton-based storage giant. So far INFINIDAT has mostly been an Israeli operation, but the next-gen data storage firm will soon be expanding their U.S. headquarters in Massachusetts, with a new office and a number…
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INFINIDAT at the top for High-end Enterprise Storage Systems As last year, we are ranking here the top fastest growing storage companies, either start-ups, private or public firms, from 2014 to 2015, based on published figures only. This ranking will be updated when we will get more information from other companies. They are…
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The way businesses use data is changing, mainly due to the introduction and increased adoption of cloud computing, virtualisation, big data, The Internet of Things, and social media. This exponential growth is partly caused by massive technological advancements, with more online and mobile transactions, higher resolution images and videos, and new regulations requiring…
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Little-known INFINIDAT, a rising provider of enterprise data storage, must be doing something right, because it is making some serious business waves under the radar. The 7-year-old company reported Feb. 8 that it recorded 183 percent quarter-over-quarter sales growth in Q4 2015, and 331 percent year-over-year growth in 2015. Due to the company…
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In order to increase storage capacity and operational efficiency of its mission-critical applications, TriCore Solutions, a provider of cloud and managed application services, implements INFINIDAT’s petabyte scale enterprise array termed InfiniBox. The process of allocating storage space in storage area network (SAN) server within a networked computing environment has been a tedious process…
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In this episode I’m with Brian Carmody (INFINIDAT’s CTO) and we talk about: – INFINIDAT and its mission – Architecture of the product – What we can expect from INFINIDAT in the next months I met (and wrote about) INFINIDAT many times last year but, if you want to have a clear idea…
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INFINIDAT Ltd, announced a partnership with Commvault Systems, Inc. to integrate Commvault’s IntelliSnap technology with the its InfiniBox enterprise storage array. The partnership addresses the needs of the companies’ shared clients to ensure the availability of their most critical asset – their data. Integrating IntelliSnap with InfiniBox enables clients to centrally manage an…
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INFINIDAT Ltd announced a technology alliance with Brocade Communication Systems, Inc. that includes INFINIDAT selling Brocade FC SAN and IP networking products as part of an InfiniBox enterprise storage solution and the integration of key storage and networking technologies that will enhance enterprise storage deployments. The two companies will also jointly develop and…
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With the growing importance of “data” in the corporate world, the need for tools that seamlessly simplify the process of managing, integrating and analyzing data across various levels in an enterprise has also risen. In order to ensure constant availability of data for enterprises, INFINIDAT, provider of data storage solutions, joins hands with…
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With the growing needs of organizations, need for high performance storage systems have also raised. And ensuring high performance and reliability for these storage systems on a connected network is being a major problem for the organizations. Addressing a solution for this issue, INFINIDAT announces its technology alliance with Brocade to deliver enterprises…
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Adds networking port failover capability Upstart big iron storage array supplier INFINIDAT is going to resell Brocade Fibre Channel and IP networking gear to hook up its InfiniBox arrays to servers. InfiniBox arrays compete with EMC, HPE, Hitachi and IBM monolithic arrays and represent the first new monolithic array design for decades by…
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INFINIDAT, Ltd, a provider of enterprise storage solutions, announces that INetU, Inc., a managed cloud hosting and security services provider headquartered in Allentown, PA, has installed the InfiniBox enterprise storage solution to provide its customers with a more scalable, flexible system for managing their most important asset, their data. INetU offers SAN infrastructure…
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INFINIDAT’s product is called Infinibox. It’s a monolithic storage system, or could even be called next generation monolithic, and competes against EMC VMAX, HDS VSP or 3PAR 10K. It’s not all-flash. It’s hybrid, with lots of RAM and flash at the front-end and big 7200 RPM disks at the back-end, bringing a total…
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In our 26th episode we talk with Brian Carmody (@initzero), CTO of INFINIDAT.  Howard and I also talked with Inifinidat at Storage Field Day 8 (SFD8), a couple of weeks ago which recorded their session(s). For more information about INFINIDAT, we would highly suggest you watch the videos available here . As they…
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I’ve had the chance to talk to INFINIDAT many times in the last six months, however, Storage Field Day 8 served best to understand its technology. Enterprise storage DNA I won’t go deep into talking about INFINIDAT as a company, you can find all the info you need on their website… but there…
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INFINIDAT Ltd., provider of advanced enterprise storage solutions, delivered 61% quarter over quarter sales growth in Q3 2015, including a 255% increase in international sales. 49% of global sales came through reseller and distributor channels. INFINIDAT, which has been shipping the InfiniBox enterprise storage solution since late 2013, surpassed a quarter of an…
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INFINIDAT, the creation of storage industry guru Moshe Yanai, saw 61 per cent quarter-over-quarter growth in the third quarter. The five-year-old, privately-owned company produces high-end file/block access external arrays with seven-nines (99.99999 per cent) availability and fast disk loss rebuild times, with a claimed sub-six-minute rebuild time after a twin disk failure. INFINIDAT…
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Brian Carmody, CTO of INFINIDAT, came by to discuss his company, its technology and the release of a new product. I find it fascinating how many different takes suppliers have come up with on the concept of storage services and storage virtualization. INFINIDAT clearly has some interesting ideas for the industry to consider….
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INFINIDAT has expanded its InfiniBox Enterprise Storage family of storage arrays by adding two new capabilities and a new midrange model. Earlier this month, INFINIDAT appointed James Bryne as country manager for Australia and New Zealand, to be based in Melbourne and focus on establishing a greater presence in the region. “We have signed Arrow…
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Moshe Yanai’s INFINIDAT high-end enterprise array is getting added file support, better disaster recovery and an entry-level system. The InfiniBox F2000 entry-level box is an 18U rack enclosure with 250TB of usable capacity with 3TB disk drives or 330TB with 4TB drives. The original and ongoing InfiniBox F6000 offers up to 2PB of usable…
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Today INFINIDAT announced that it was expanding its InfiniBox Storage Family. The InfiniBox line now offers unified block and file support in a single rack. Though the InfiniBox known for having very high capacity (2PB per rack), it is now being offered in a more midrange system starting at 250TB, the InfiniBox F2000….
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INFINIDAT on Monday announced that it is adding NFS v3 support to its InfiniBox systems for no charge, introduced a new midrange model and added near synchronous replication capability. The InfiniBox storage arrays support both block and file in the same rack. NAS capability is available via a non-disruptive software upgrade and supports…
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Global data storage company, INFINIDAT , has set up in Australia as part of its plans to continue its global rollout. And as part of that global expansion, the company has hired James Byrne as its A/NZ country manager. Byrne joins Infinidat from its largest competitor, EMC, where he most recently served as its…
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US storage vendor INFINIDAT has hired former EMC sales manager James Byrne as part of its Australian expansion. Byrne joins the four-year-old company as country manager for Australian and New Zealand and will be based out of INFINIDAT’s new Melbourne office. Prior to joining INFINIDAT, Byrne was EMC’s Isilon district manager for ANZ for…
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Global data storage challenger INFINIDAT has set up in Australia as part of its plans to continue its global rollout. Started in 2010 by serial entrepreneur Moshe Yanai, INFINIDAT made headlines earlier this year with $150 million in new funding led by TPG Growth taking the company’s valuation to $1.2 billion – placing it among…
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INFINIDAT, an enterprise-class storage systems company founded by industry vet Moshe Yanai, had its unofficial coming out party at VMworld 2015. The company recently announced a 300 percent sales growth for Q2 2015 and had a funding announcement in April. INFINIDAT CMO Randy Arseneau explained to Dave Vellante of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE…
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An interview with INFINIDAT Chief Marketing Officer Randy Arseneau.  

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INFINIDAT, whose founding team developed EMC’s Symmetrix and IBM’s XIV enterprise storage solutions, formally unveiled its InfiniBox storage in April, a product that its developers called the first to offer unified block, file, object and mainframe storage. The InfiniBox is a high-density, high-performance storage system the company said offers low-power consumption and costs…
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In the perfect world, a data center would have a single storage system. One that would provide high performance and high capacity in a single platform that doesn’t take up much data center floor space. Ideally, this system would be reliable enough that it could back itself up to an even more cost-effective…
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Moshe Yanai’s INFINIDAT startup, which came out of stealth in April with its InfiniBox array, is bragging about its growth. It recently revealed figures including: 300 per cent sales growth in the second quarter compared with Q1 2015 500 per cent growth in channel sales 53 per cent of global sales came through resellers…
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Enterprises need hyperscale or webscale storage. They look at the likes of Google and Facebook and need to do what they’re doing; processing and storing huge amounts of data with transactions and analysis on the fly. But they lack storage products to do it, and existing enterprise storage isn’t up to the job….
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INFINIDAT , a startup storage company whose team developed EMC’s Symmetrix and IBM’s XIV enterprise storage solutions, introduced a massive round of funding as well as a new storage architecture in April. INFINIDAT  received a new $150 million round of funding, and now has an estimated valuation of $1.2 billion. The company, based in…
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Desktop and server virtualization have brought many benefits to the data center. These two initiatives have allowed IT to respond quickly to the needs of the organization while driving down IT costs, physical footprint requirements and energy demands. But there is one area of the data center that has actually increased in cost…
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INFINIDAT , an Israeli company founded by the engineering team behind EMC’s Symmetrix and IBM’s XIV, started shipping product in 2013. With over 100 PB shipped to multiple Fortune 100 companies, the company feels it is ready to expand its sales and marketing footprint to take on the behemoths of the storage industry such…
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INFINIDAT  — Moshe Yanai’s newest startup — today shed light on its InfiniBox array and picked up $150 million in funding to push it into the market. Yanai led development on the EMC Symmetrix high-end enterprise array from 1987 to 2001. After leaving EMC, he founded early deduplication player Diligent Technologies and storage…
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INFINIDAT Inc., a secretive young data storage company, has burst into public view with $150 million in new funding and a valuation of $1.2 billion, placing it among the most valuable privately held companies in the world. The round was led by TPG Growth and takes total funding to $230 million, which may be…
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Search for information about INFINIDAT , the latest data storage company founded by industry legend Moshe Yanai, and you’ll come up with surprisingly little. At least, you would until today. That’s likely to change after INFINIDAT announced Wednesday it has raised $150 million in a Series B round led by TPG Growth, the venture capital…
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Today INFINIDAT announced that in a second round of funding it has an additional $150 million dollars in funding from TPG Growth, the growth equity platform of global investment firm TPG. This brings Infinidat’s total funding up to $230 million giving the company a valuation of $1.2 billion. Terms of the transaction were not…
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