Good post by Chris Mellor (thank you) over at El Reg
Pre-split and with a new head of storage starting HP has used its Global Partner Conference in Las Vegas to reveal a raft of storage announcements to maintain momentum while the new man gets his office chair warmed up.
Here we have a large systems supplier flexing its muscles and releasing a related set of storage items to put the competitive pressure of backup-to-disk, hybrid array and virtual SAN competitors
The theme is increasing the scalability and performance of products for the hotly-contested mid-size customer market, and it’s presented under a more-for-less umbrella.
Read on here