The startup, once known as Convergent.IO, is coming out of stealth with Coho DataStream that is says nukes bottlenecks to enable scale-out storage.
Jeda Networks is another company riding the shift in how data centers run in a virtualized world. The startup wants to make storage area networks obsolete with it’s controller.
ScaleIO, a Palo Alto storage startup that wants to create pools of storage resources using SSDs and existing storage hardware, has raised $12 million in first-round funding from Norwest Venture Partners and Greylock Partners. It joins several other startups hoping to win big in storage.
Looks like the crusade for agility and programability os moving from computing and networking into the realm of storage, as startup Convergent.io gets $10 million in Series A funding. This follows yesterday’s $33M round for Nutanix, which makes similar software defined storage claims.