The two Sunnyvale, Calif.-based companies may have illegally sold Internet-monitoring devices to Syria in violation of a U.S. embargo, three senators suggest in a letter to the Obama administration.
Both companies gain market share worldwide as the global storage sector bounces back.
Longtime CEO Dan Warmenhoven is stepping aside while COO Tom Georgens takes command. Does this move make NetApp less likely to be acquired?
Now the heart of EMC's midtier storage lineup, the VNXe family takes the company into a niche it couldn't hit with its Iomega unit, which sells systems in the $5,000 and under segment.
ZFS file system can't be un-open-sourced, Schwartz says on his blog. And if Sun wins, it'll donate some proceeds to open-source and patent reform causes.
Despite a new $33.50 per share takeover offer from EMC, NetApp still believes its proposal to be the winning one as an August shareholder vote looms.
Two law firms claim Data Domain board may not have followed proper procedure by accepting NetApp offer and rejecting competing EMC bid.
The company increases its bid for Data Domain to $30 a share, countering a similar per-share offer made Monday by EMC--which says its bid remains superior.
Data storage giant EMC is attempting to thwart rival NetApp's bid to acquire Data Domain by making a bigger offer.
NetApp says it plans to work Data Domain's de-duplication storage systems--which aim to cut costs and make data management easier--into its own global sales channel.