The latest acquisition sparks speculation about the fate of the remaining independent players Panzura, Nasuni, Avere, CTERA et al.
There are as nearly as many file share and sync products as there are file types. And companies may need to deploy more than one.
Mirroring corporate data sets between clouds may make the whole cloud storage scenario more palatable to companies.
Nasuni already pumps your data into the cloud and lets you manage it there. But now a new console provides a single dashboard instead of a bunch of different screens.
Panzura looks to expand its enterprise cloud storage push with new money from Meritech Capital Partners and current backers.
Amazon Storage Gateway can now run in Microsoft Hyper-V as well as VMware ESXi (and of course Amazon EC2) environments. Welcome to the world of blurred boundaries.