Companies want to get the most bang out of their flash bucks, and EMC is eager to facilitate that. It’s just picked up ScaleIO for an undisclosed sum.
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.