Qumulo in the news

Oct. 10, 2019 | Cloud Cow 

Overcoming the Challenges of Cloud-Based Storage

When it comes to file storage, moving data, applications, and workloads to the cloud allows organizations to better focus on core competencies, accelerate innovation, increase data security, build new solutions, and reduce costs. Yet most of the time, file storage remains the last piece of IT infrastructure to stay on-prem, forcing users to choose between rewriting applications and workflows while continuing to manage the on-prem infrastructure.

Oct. 10, 2019 | Solutions Review

The 4 Major Players in Distributed File Systems and Object Storage, 2019

Enterprise data storage solutions come in a variety of shapes and sizes to meet the ever-changing needs of organizations and their increasingly complex environments. Companies require distributed file systems and object storage solutions that can serve a number of different use cases as well. There are both small and large providers that offer options to help these organizations with both niche and common challenges, though choosing the vendor(s) that are right for your specific environment can be a daunting task.

Oct. 3, 2019 | Storage Newsletter (registration required) 

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage in 2019

Oct. 1, 2019 | Startup 50

50 Hottest Tech Startups of 2019

Welcome to the Big50 2019 Startup Report. The 50 startups featured below earned their way into this report through a combination of strong fundamentals (funding, team, named customers), market opportunity (current size, growth potential), and market niche (product-market fit, current demand).

Sept. 24, 2019 | SVG Europe

IBC 2019 Reflections: Qumulo’s Molly Presley and Eric Scollard on the Power and Popularity of All-NVMe for File Storage

SVG sat down with Global Product Marketing Director Molly Presley and VP of Worldwide Sales Eric Scollard to discuss the explosive growth of all-flash storage and NVMe they’ve seen in the M&E market over the past six months, as well as what the company’s integration with axle ai asset-management software means for its customers. 

Sept. 13, 2019 | Digitalisation World (Video)

Qumulo on the Road: Case Study at Atlantic – Data Journey

Sept. 13, 2019 | SVG Europe 

IBC 2019: Qumulo expands EMEA market reach

Qumulo (stand 5.A15) will be showcasing its workflow-accelerating NVMe, cloud, and archive solutions at IBC2019 to help innovative media and entertainment organizations gain real-time visibility, scale, and control of their data across on-prem and the public cloud.

Sept. 13, 2019 | Blocks & Files

Qumulo updates software

Scale-out filer supplier Qumulo has streamed out a set of software updates over the past quarter.

Sept. 11, 2019 | VMBlog

Qumulo Announces Enterprise File Storage Feature Enhancements

Qumulo announced software advancements that enable enterprises to integrate modern file storage while seamlessly meeting organizational security and access standards already in place.
 
Sept. 11, 2019 | Sports Video Group

The Active Archive Alliance Adds Iron Mountain, Qumulo to Members List

Iron Mountain and Qumulo have now joined the Active Archive Alliance…Qumulo offers users the ability to scale workloads across on-premises and the cloud.

Sept. 6, 2019 | Solutions Review

The 28 Best Data Storage Companies for 2019 and Beyond

Selecting the best data storage company to work with can be a daunting task, and we’re here to help. That’s why our editors have compiled this list of the 28 best data storage companies to consider if you are looking for a new solution.

Aug. 28, 2019 | IT Pro Portal

Serverless computing innovations will drive the next great evolution in storage

Before serverless compute platforms can join the mainstream, significant technological hurdles in the rest of the workflow will need to be overcome.

July 31, 2019 | TechTarget’s SearchStorage

How to buy NAS systems for any organization

This article outlines some of the available options to help you find the best NAS products for your organization.

July 30, 2019 | Solutions Review

The 12 Coolest Chief Executives in Enterprise Data Storage

Solutions Review has compiled this list of the 12 coolest chief executives in enterprise data storage CEOs based on a number of factors, including the company’s market share, growth trajectory and the impact each individual has had on its presence in what is becoming an incredibly competitive global software market.

July 30, 2019 | Solutions Review

The 28 Best Enterprise Data Storage Companies for 2019

Because enterprises are increasingly handling massive amounts of business data, they require storage systems that are highly scalable, offer unlimited connectivity, and support multiple platforms. In an attempt to asssit you with what can become a daunting task of selecting the right product, these are the 28 best enterprise data storage companies for 2019.

July 25, 2019 | Time

Tech Companies Say it’s Too Hard to Hire High-Skilled Immigrants in the U.S. — So They’re Growing in Canada Instead

On a recent Tuesday, Neal Fachan walked down a dock in Seattle’s Lake Union and boarded a blue and yellow Harbour Air seaplane, alongside six other tech executives. He was bound for Vancouver to check on the Canadian office of Qumulo, the Seattle-based cloud storage company he co-founded in 2012. Fachan says his company expanded across the border because Canada’s immigration policies have made it far easier to hire skilled foreign workers there compared to the United States. “We require a very specific subset of skills, and it’s hard to find the people with the right skills,” Fachan says as he gets off the plane. “Having access to a global employment market is useful.”

July 17, 2019 | Digitalisation World

Elmec and Qumulo join forces

Elmec, an Italian managed services company specialising in IT solutions, has selected Qumulo’s file storage to serve the rapidly evolving needs of its enterprise clients.

July 12, 2019| MESA’s HITS

AWS, Qumulo, Teradici: Studios Should Jump Start Their Journeys to the Cloud

Most studios now know that the cloud offers significant value for the media and entertainment industry and those that haven’t already done so really ought to start their journeys to the cloud, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Qumulo and Teradici representatives said July 11 during a webinar called “Jump Start your Studio’s Journey to the Cloud.”

July 10, 2019 | Storage Switzerland

Webinar: Meet the CEO: Qumulo’s Bill Richter

Qumulo’s CEO, Bill Richter, will share his perspective on how file data sharing and retention requirements are changing and why a new file storage architecture is required in a live discussion with Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst for Storage Switzerland.

July 2, 2019 | MESA M&E Journal

M&E Journal: Storage Performance vs. Scalability: No Longer an Either/or Scenario

Modern file storage systems are giving studio administrators the freedom to run media workloads leveraging existing Ethernet networks and the cloud when needed. This means studios can take advantage of, and incorporate, valuable storage features that may not have previously been available.

June 30, 2019 | Forbes

100 Of The Most Customer-Centric Companies

Customer centricity comes in many forms, ranging from adopting new technology to getting feedback and building relationships. Here are best practices from 100 top customer-centric companies. These companies received customer service awards, topped customer satisfaction surveys and are considered great places to work that focus on employee experience.

June 30, 2019 | Inside HPC

Qumulo Delivers new All-Flash Platforms for Unstructured Data

Today Qumulo announced comprehensive software and hardware advancements that will help enterprises to capitalize on dynamic market conditions, including rapidly falling NVMe prices, in order to gain data center efficiencies and benefit from the increased reliability and performance of flash-based platforms.

June 27, 2019 | Blocks & Files

Qumulo adds fatter drives to flash, hybrid and archive systems

Qumulo has added larger capacity models to its all-flash, hybrid and archive systems along with a software update that includes real-time analytics.

June 26, 2019 | StorageReview.com

Qumulo Introduces Three Flash-Centric Platforms

Today Qumulo is releasing one new flash-centric hardware platform and announcing two others that will be out next month. At the same time, they’re also announcing software updates that improve their write performance by up to 40% on all-flash platforms like their new hardware.

June 26, 2019 | TechTarget’s SearchStorage

New Qumulo all-flash and hybrid arrays equipped with NVMe

Scale-out startup Qumulo is hopping a seat aboard the non-volatile memory express train.

June 25, 2019 | The Next Platform

A File System for a Changing IT World 

Qumulo was born at a time of change. When the company was founded seven years ago, enterprises were still running most of their business on premises, but the cloud was out there now and software-defined was gaining steam.

June 25, 2019 | Silicon Angle

Qumulo debuts new flash systems, storage analytics features

Kleiner Perkins-backed storage startup Qumulo Inc. today pulled back the curtains on three new flash systems for enterprise data centers, plus software enhancements aimed at streamlining management operations.
 
June 25, 2019 | Storage Newsletter

HPE Customers Can Use Qumulo Distributed File System for Hybrid Multi-Cloud Initiatives

Qumulo, Inc. expanded its partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP (HPE) to encompass on-prem and hybrid cloud-based storage solutions.

June 21, 2019 | Inside HPC

HPE teams with Qumulo for On-Prem and Hybrid Cloud Solutions

Today Qumulo announced that it has expanded its strategic partnership with HPE to encompass both on-prem and hybrid cloud-based storage solutions. June 20, 2019 | Channel PRO

HPE customers can now use Qumulo for hybrid cloud workloads

Hybrid cloud file storage specialist Qumulo has expanded its partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise, allowing HPE customers to utilise its distributed file system for both on-prem and multi-cloud environments.
 
June 17, 2019 | The Broadcast Bridge

​Industrial Brothers Studio Has Qumulo’s Hybrid Cloud File Storage

The studio develops shows such as Disney preschool series Yup Yups and the YouTube-exclusive action series Gummandos. It has tripled in size over the past 24 months, and found that its previous Solaris-based ZFS storage system was unable to efficiently scale in order to meet the growing data volumes.

June 17, 2019 | Inside HPC

Video: Qumulo Steps Up with High Performance Distributed File System

In this slidecast, Molly Presley from Qumulo describes how the company’s distributed file system delivers real time performance for a host of HPC and AI applications.

June 11, 2019 | postPerspective

Quick Chat: Sinking Ship’s Matt Bishop on live-action/CG series

“…..Qumulo is going to be a welcome addition as we continue to grow and our outputs become more complex.”

June 10, 2019 | Storage Newsletter (subscription required)

Toronto, Canada-Based Studio Industrial Brothers Chooses Qumulo Hybrid Cloud File Storage

 
June 6, 2019 | IT Reseller

Industrial Brothers studio chooses Qumulo’s hybrid cloud file storage

Qumulo, the hybrid cloud file storage solutions provider, has announced that Industrial Brothers, the creative studio, has deployed Qumulo’s file storage.

June 5, 2019 | Digitalisation World

Digital media studio selects hybrid cloud storage

Industrial Brothers, the award-winning creative studio, has deployed Qumulo’s file storage.

June 4, 2019 | MESA’s The HITS List

Qumulo Inks Deal with Industrial Brothers

Storage firm Qumulo has inked a deal with Toronto-based Industrial Brothers, with the digital studio using Qumulo’s hybrid cloud file storage solution to handle its growing business.

June 1, 2019 | Inside HPC

Storage Advances for HPC and AI

In March hybrid cloud storage provider Qumulo announced that its technology has been chosen for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) Computational Science Center.

May 29, 2019 | Blocks & Files

No ClusterStor cuckoo in Qumulo’s HPE nest

Blocks & Files asked Qumulo how it saw the scale-out file system situation with HPE buying Cray, and we received a reply from Molly Presley, Qumulo’s director of product marketing, shrugged off our suggestion that ClusterStor was a cuckoo in HPE’s storage nest.

May 28, 2019 | Gestalt IT

Qumulo Brings Their Enterprise Class File Services to the Multi-Cloud Game

In a recent discussion with Qumulo CEO Bill Richter, I had the opportunity to hear how the company is bringing new features and functionality that meet the needs and expectations of modern customers.

May 20, 2019 | Digital Media World

REDLAB’s VFX Team Powers Up with Qumulo Intelligent Storage

“We have been able to align Qumulo’s functionality with the way we need to use storage,” said Will. “For example, our previous system began to slow down whenever we needed to add more users, and render time became hard to manage, reaching a bottleneck. Qumulo, on the other hand, has quota management and granular access to certain users. Backing up is rule-based and selective – when retiring projects, you can keep them centrally located, or customise a utility that excludes irrelevant material.”

May 14, 2019 | Scientific Computing (registration required)

Storage advances for HPC and AI

While AI may steal the headlines, HPC is still generating advances in storage technology. Cloud environments have made significant progress over the last five to ten years, going from what was seen as fringe or niche technology to a much more ubiquitous platform, particularly with the advances made by cloud giants such as Google and Amazon. However, while cloud bursting can be effective, the use of in-house cloud environments are still popular for large scale HPC systems, as the staff often have experience dealing with parallel file systems. In March hybrid cloud storage provider Qumulo announced that its technology has been chosen for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) Computational Science Center.

May 13, 2019 | Business Insider (subscription required)

Microsoft’s cloud grew 73% last year. Leaders and employees from 10 tech companies weigh in on whether it can topple Amazon’s cloud reign 

If you’re trying to get an on-the-ground snapshot of the current state of affairs in the cloud wars, these are the people you want to talk to.b Here’s what they have to say about the differences between the two cloud rivals, and about how Microsoft’s effort to vanquish Amazon in this massive market is coming along.

May 9, 2019 | Digitalisation World

Multiple Emmy Award-winning production company chooses Qumulo’s file storage

Sinking Ship Entertainment, a production, distribution and interactive company specializing in children’s live-action, CGI-blended programming, has chosen Qumulo’s file storage to support its visual effects (VFX) and interactive services. Sinking Ship Entertainment produces popular children’s series such as Odd Squad and Dino Dana, and is the first customer of Qumulo’s with a focus on developing live-action and CGI-blended content.

May 1, 2019 | Broadcast Bridge

​Qumulo Introduces Hybrid Storage Platform

“For too long, file customers have been forced to choose between capacity versus entry point, performance versus price, or scale versus incremental cost. Qumulo believes customers shouldn’t have to make those choices,” said Molly Presley, director of product marketing.

April 29, 2019 | postPerspective

NAB 2019: Storage for M&E workflows

Storage is a vital element in modern post production, since that’s where the video content lives. Let’s look at trends in media post production storage and products shown at the 2019 NAB show.

April 19, 2019 | Storage Newsletter

Special Report on NAB 2019

Media and entertainment is a large market segment for the storage industry. We noticed the presence of Atempo with its new visual identity promoting Miria and its data migration service already adopted by Huawei, DDN and more recently Qumulo.

April 18, 2019 | Blocks & Files

Your Easter enterprise storage getaway

Scale out filesystem supplier Qumulo has had its software certified with Genetec Security Center. Genetec provides IP-based video surveillance, access control, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), communications, and analytics.

April 18, 2019 | TechTarget’s Search Storage

Qumulo storage IPO possible, CEO says

From a technology standpoint, Richter said, the future of Qumulo storage is tied to the cloud. Enterprises desire file storage that spans heterogeneous local and cloud environments, although object storage has been dominant in the cloud for unstructured data, he said.

April 17, 2019 | Computer Weekly

Qumulo upgrades hybrid-flash hybrid cloud C-series with C-72T

Hybrid cloud-focused clustered NAS provider Qumulo’s C-72T takes advantage of cheaper and better components to start at 72TB and scale to petabytes from a 1U node

April 16, 2019 | Storage Newsletter

NAB: Qumulo Introduces Hybrid Storage Platform, Advanced File System Features, and Accelerates Momentum in M&E

At the 2019 NAB Show, Qumulo, Inc. announced growth in the media and entertainment (M&E) market, as well as performance increases and new advanced enterprise protocol capabilities.

April 15, 2019 | ZDNet

NAB ’19: the twilight of local storage

This being media and entertainment, much of the cloud buzz centered on using the cloud to empower geographically distributed teams. The best example was Qumulo who says their file system enables an iPad Pro to paint pixel level video, using cloud computes, as if it were a $14,000 workstation, with almost no lag.

April 11, 2019 | CRN

Qumulo Expands Cloud Strategy With New Google Cloud Storage Partnership

Qumulo’s support for the Google Cloud Platform is important, said Jeff DiNisco, chief technology officer at P1 Technologies, a Hermosa Beach, Calif.-based solution provider and longtime Qumulo channel partner.

April 11, 2019 | MESA’s Connections

NAB 2019: MESA Members Tout Latest Digital Asset Management Tech on DAM Tour

The many benefits of Qumulo Cloud Rendering and the new CloudStudio and CloudContinuity were then touted by Michael Bott, principal systems engineer at that company.

April 10, 2019 | Sports Video Group

NAB 2019: Qumulo Touts M&E Growth, Intros Hybrid Storage Platform, Advanced File System

Qumulo (Booth SL12111), leader in hybrid cloud file storage, has announced strong growth in the media and entertainment (M&E) market, as well as significant performance increases and new advanced enterprise protocol capabilities.

April 9, 2019 | HelpNet Security

Qumulo delivers 200% performance increase and new enterprise protocol capabilities

Qumulo, the leader in hybrid cloud file storage, announced strong growth in the media and entertainment (M&E) market, as well as significant performance increases and new advanced enterprise protocol capabilities.

April 8, 2019 | MESA’s HITS

NAB 2019: Qumulo’s Hybrid Storage Platform; ThinkAnalytics Focused on Data, Information Science; Teradici Shows PCoIP Protocol Enhancements

Qumulo used NAB to introduce a new hybrid storage platform that it said delivers significant increases in read performance and storage density over previous offerings.

April 8, 2019 | Blocks and Files

No corners cut in our cheap hybrid storage box, Qumulo claims

Qumulo has launched an entry-level system that adds 80 per cent more capacity and 200 per cent faster read speed.

April 5, 2019 | The Register

Hard, er, Core: Qumulo dropkicks scale-out storage software at Google’s cloud

Commercial scale-out filesystem startup Qumulo’s Core scale-out distributed file storage software – available on-premises and AWS – has now been ported to Google’s cloud too, and should be available from the GCP Marketplace later this year.

April 5, 2019 | Storage Newsletter

NAB: Qumulo Expands Cloud-Native File Storage Offerings

Qumulo, Inc. announced an expansion of its cloud portfolio, including two new products – CloudStudio and CloudContinuity – as well as support for Qumulo’s cloud-native, distributed hybrid file system on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

April 4, 2019 | The New Stack

Qumulo Scales Distributed Storage for Collaborative Online Video Editing

The combination of Qumulo’s distributed file storage system with the elastic compute resources of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Amazon Web Services is showcased with CloudStudio.

April 4, 2019 | Database Trends and Applications

Qumulo Expands Cloud Portfolio and Updates Solutions

Qumulo, a provider of hybrid cloud file storage, is expanding its cloud portfolio by including the two new products Qumulo CloudStudio and Qumulo CloudContinuity.

April 4, 2019 | CIO Dive

Qumulo Announces Broad Expansion of Cloud-Native File Storage Offerings

New Solutions Enable Data-Driven Organizations to Achieve Business Continuity, Multicloud Objectives, and Run End-to-End File-Based Workloads in the Cloud

April 2, 2019 | MESA’s M&E Daily

NAB 2019: Cloud Solutions on Hand From MESA Members

This is the first of two stories previewing some of the cloud solutions being showcased at this year’s NAB Show in Las Vegas.

March 29, 2019 | MESA’s News HITS

NAB 2019: MESA Members to Show Off Storage Offerings

Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) representing the storage solutions space at the 2019 NAB Show discussed here include Amazon Web Services, Caringo, Digital Bedrock, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Qumulo, Teradici, Wasabi and Western Digital.

March 28, 2019 | Geekwire

Tech Moves: New Engen lands marketing chief; Cray hires product exec; Tableau exec joins Qumulo board; and more

Seattle cloud storage startup Qumulo added Tableau Software executive Dan Miller to its board of directors.

March 27, 2019 | PE Hub

VC-backed Qumulo adds Miller to board

Seattle-based Qumulo, a provider of enterprise file storage technology, has named Dan Miller to its board of directors, Miller is executive vice president of worldwide field sales, services and support for Tableau Software.

March 7, 2019 | Inside HPC

NREL Chooses Qumulo’s File Storage for Eagle Supercomputer

Today ​Qumulo announced that the ​National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)​ has selected Qumulo’s file storage solution for its Computational Science Center.

March 7, 2019 | HPC Wire

NREL Chooses Qumulo’s File Storage for Its Computational Science Center

Qumulo, a pioneer of hybrid cloud file storage, today announced that the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has selected Qumulo’s file storage solution for its Computational Science Center.

March 7, 2019 | University of Florida IT Update

Upgraded Storage System for UF Research

UFIT recently took delivery of a new storage system to replace the aging system currently in use. The new Qumulo storage system offers several options for researchers not in the current storage service, including the ability to easily scale-out the system if more space is needed for their files.

March 5, 2019 | Blocks & Files

Names, faces and storage people places

Scale-out filer developer Qumulo has hired Mercer Rowe as VP of business development and Josh Harbert as VP of demand generation.

Feb. 28, 2019 | Blocks & Files

Qumulo builds home-grown S3 bucket shop

Scale-out filer Qumulo is developing its own Amazon S3 bucket storage capability and has cloud archiving in mind.

Feb. 11, 2019 | Storage Consortium (Germany)

Qumulo provides Data Migration Services based on Atempo Data Protection

Simplified data migration to new technologies and the cloud; Complete solution with Atempo Miria DP software …

Feb. 7, 2019 | Blocks & Files

Attention! Qumulo adds Atempo file migration data mover

Here’s something to move you; scale-out file storage supplier Qumulo has launched a data migration service.

Feb. 4, 2019 | Storage Newsletter

12 Storage Software Companies to Watch in 2019

Qumulo: File storage leader for several years started with a clear mission, the company has extended its coverage both in term of products and use cases demonstrating if needed its technology leadership and product values. 2019 should be an acceleration year boosted by new people and product releases.

Jan. 25, 2019 | MESA’s The HIT List

Qumulo: Software-Defined, File Storage to be 2019 Mainstays

File will soon be considered the “gold standard” for unstructured data storage workflows, and software-defined storage will finally go mainstream in 2019, according to a new year list of cloud predictions from hybrid cloud storage specialist Qumulo.

Jan. 23, 2019 | Blocks & Files

A brief walk through filer software in the AWS, Azure and Google clouds

Filer software is becoming multi-cloud, with 12 cloud filer suppliers overall and several now supporting more than one public cloud. But they all have a way to go to provide full coverage across the three main public clouds.

Jan. 16, 2019 | MESA’s M&E Daily

Qumulo Expands Engineering Operations with New Office in Vancouver, British Columbia

Qumulo today announced the opening of a new office in Vancouver, British Columbia, to fuel the company’s growing engineering innovation and accelerate the adoption for its hybrid storage solutions.

Jan. 15, 2019 | TechTarget’s SearchDataBackup

Converged secondary storage changes (almost) everything

Converged secondary storage brings important benefits but also crucial choices. Learn the advantages and what you must do, and what questions to ask, in order to reap them.

Jan. 14, 2019 | TechTarget’s SearchDataBackup

Backup hardware devices: 2018 Products of the Year finalists

Qumulo Nearline Archive Series: Archive data is cheap to store and slow to recall, but this backup hardware is built to access archived data quickly, boasting speeds of 5 GB reads and 2.5 GB writes per 1 PB usable capacity.

Jan. 11, 2019 | MESA’s News Cloud

Qumulo Announces New Minneapolis Office to Support Growing Demand for Hybrid Storage Solutions

Qumulo today announced the opening of a new Minneapolis office to take advantage of the strong digital and marketing and optimization talent in the Twin Cities.

Jan. 7, 2019 | The Register

New year, new NVMe? Eh, probably. Meanwhile, here’s how a few storage types started their 2019

Molly Presley has moved from being VP for product marketing and communication at Quantum to director of product marketing at scale-out filer Qumulo.

January 2019 | Storage Newsletter

A snapshot of market predictions from 37 vendors 

Qumulo’s Bill Richter: The fog of uncertainty has lifted and the “clouds” have parted: Customers will increasingly demand that their storage infrastructure run in both the public cloud and the data center. “Scale-across” supersedes scale-out as the architecture of choice for the hybrid cloud.

Dec. 24, 2018 | The Register

The solid state of storage in 2018: Latencies, they are dwindling. On-premises, the kit is glistening…

Roundup 2018 wasn’t too shabby for storage as the three-pronged attack of IoT edge, AI and multi-cloud defeated notions of the public cloud eating on-premises storage. Revenues also rose, capacities increased and latencies dived to boot.

Dec. 17, 2018 | AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

File Sync and Share with Qumulo Continuous Replication on AWS

Workloads can be supported with the on-demand scale and elasticity of Amazon EC2 instances running with Qumulo. This avoids over-provisioning for individual projects, expensive rental fees, and wasted time to deploy permanent or temporary infrastructure on site. Several use cases, such as genomic sequencing, research imaging, or editorial workflows can benefit.

Dec. 13, 2018 | Geekwire

Tech Moves: Qumulo taps cloud storage vet to lead marketing; BitTitan adds head of global sales 

Molly Presley will head up product marketing at cloud storage startup Qumulo.

Dec. 3, 2018 | Post Perspective

A VFX pro on avoiding the storage ‘space trap’

Twenty years is an eternity in any technology-dependent industry. Over the course of two-plus decades of visual effects facility ownership, changing standards, demands, capability upgrades and staff expansion have seen my company, Vancouver-based Artifex Studios, usher in several distinct eras of storage, each with its own challenges. As we’ve migrated to bigger and better systems, one lesson we’ve learned has proven critical to all aspects of our workflow.

Nov. 30, 2018 | Silicon Angle

Air Bud learning new tricks in hybrid cloud for streaming entertainment

The explosion of streaming entertainment allows the public to view unprecedented amounts of content easier than ever, but it also necessitates more backups and, subsequently, costlier methods of storing data.

Nov. 30, 2018 | CRN

AWS re:Invent 2018: 21 New Ways To Connect Storage To AWS

The cloud is key to data protection, disaster recovery and archiving, and these 21 vendors are at AWS re:Invent to show how they are helping partners and customers utilize AWS as a cornerstone of their storage infrastructures.

Oct. 9, 2018 | GeekWire

Here are the top 10 highest-valued startups in the Seattle area

Seattle-area companies continued raising cash at a record clip during the third quarter, raking in $855 million across 88 deals, according to the latest PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor.

Sept. 27, 2018 | Computer Weekly

Object storage: On-prem, in the cloud and hybrid

We take a look at the object storage market and products and find offerings made to build public and private clouds that often provide a link between the two.

Sept. 16, 2018 | The Broadcast Bridge

Qumulo Uses ML to Lower Cost of Editing Uncompressed 4K and 6K Video

Leveraging the latest machine learning software Qumulo now delivers intelligent performance capabilities that are transforming the media and entertainment industry, lowering the economics of video editing, visual effects and video distribution.

Sept. 10, 2018 | IT Pro Today

For Brown Bag Films, Reliable Storage Isn’t Child’s Play

Remember “The Magic School Bus?” Of course you do; it was probably part of your childhood. It’s back in production today with new episodes. But producing the wildly popular kids’ TV show–which wraps science lessons in an adventurous, animated story–isn’t child’s play. It requires a lot of bandwidth, a lot of scalable storage, and, most importantly, reliability and manageability.

Aug. 15, 2018 | eWeek

IT Science Case Study: Animation Studio Finds New Storage Efficiencies

Isolated storage silos caused data redundancy, so Brown Bag Films decided to come up with a better strategy against data loss: a shared-storage solution.

Aug. 15, 2018 | VM Blog

Qumulo Brings Qumulo File Fabric to Yet Another Third Party Server Hardware Platform

Qumulo, Inc. today announced the availability of Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers, providing enterprises unprecedented choice and flexibility for storing and managing billions of files.

Aug. 15, 2018 | The Register

What the Dell? Qumulo slips into PowerEdge servers

Scale-out filer Qumulo’s QF2 software is now available on Dell’s PowerEdge R740xd storage server, a 2U 2-socket Xeon Skylake, all-NVMe flash drive system.

July 18, 2018 | Built In Seattle

8 Seattle companies on the cutting edge of the cloud

As cloud technology becomes more and more mainstream, opportunities have emerged for savvy Seattle entrepreneurs.

July 2, 2018 | CRN

10 Hot Startups That Raised VC Funding In June

What follows are our picks for 10 IT startups to watch that landed new funding in June.

June 27, 2018 | TechTarget SearchStorage

Qumulo storage parts the clouds with its K-Series active archive

Scale-out NAS startup Qumulo has added a dense cloud archiving appliance to help companies find hidden value in idle data.

June 21, 2018 | The Register

Qumulo tries to SoC it to nearline with Xeon D integrated systems

The archive box fits alongside its all-flash P-Series and hybrid flash+disk QC filers. All three run its Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) software as does its EC2 implementation in AWS and data can be continuously replicated to, from and between its on-premises and in-cloud clusters

June 19, 2018 | GeekWire

Qumulo adds another hardware storage product that runs its hybrid cloud storage software

Fresh off a new round of funding, Qumulo is taking the wraps off a new hardware storage device designed to bring “nearline” storage to data center racks.

June 19, 2018 | Channel Buzz

Qumulo unveils disruptive entry level offering for archive file storage

Qumulo combines their extreme scale-out Qumulo File Fabric software in a dense 1U box with dense 12TB drives powered by a system-on-a-chip, to provide a new lower-cost offering designed to make archives much more accessible to users than has been the case until now.

June 6, 2018 | The Seattle Times

Seattle startup Qumulo pulls in $93 million investment

Seattle startup Qumulo continued on Wednesday what is becoming an annual tradition for the company – it announced it has raised a massive round of funding.

June 6, 2018 | TechTarget SearchStorage

Qumulo files away $93 million for QF2 expansion

Qumulo closed a $93 million funding round today, giving the scale-out file storage vendor “fuel” to compete with the established players in a rapidly expanding market.

June 6, 2018 | Vator

Qumulo raises $93M in Series D funding to build out its cloud-based file storage

“We were founded six and half years ago with a very focused mission and that was to help customers store, manage and understand massive quantities of what we call, ‘file-based data’,” Bill Richter, CEO of Qumulo, told me in an interview. On Wednesday, the company announced that it closed $93 million in Series D funding.

April 12, 2018 | Storage Newsletter

Eight of Ten Largest Hollywood Studios Use Qumulo File Fabric

Famous media and entertainment companies, including 8 of the 10 largest Hollywood studios, rely on the Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) to accelerate media production workflows and meet fast-paced production deadlines.

April 10, 2018 | MESA Alliance

Supercharging Innovation for M&E Workflows with Modern Scale-Out Storage

Storage infrastructure is an integral ingredient in the success of today’s media and entertainment organizations. File-based data including 4K video, broadcasting, animation rendering and visual effects (VFX) are the core assets of these companies, and the ability to effectively store them is vital to production.

April 9, 2018 | Computer Weekly

NVMe scale-out NAS: Qumulo P-series targets Isilon and Pure Storage

Scale-out NAS specialist Qumulo unveils P-series all-flash systems based on NVMe, and aims to be an alternative to high performance NAS hardware from Isilon and Pure Storage

April 6, 2018 | Enterprise Tech

Qumulo’s QF2 NVMe All-Flash File Storage: 4GBs/Second Per Node

The new Qumulo P-series enables Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) software to run on advanced, industry-standard hardware components, including high-speed NVMe, Intel Skylake SP processors, high-bandwidth Intel SSDs and 100GbE networking.

April 6, 2018

NAB Show: Qumulo to Showcase Award-Winning TV Programming, Major Motion Pictures Created Using QF2 File Storage (MESA)

Qumulo will be demonstrating QF2 on NVMe all-flash, powering 4K video editing and VFX rendering on-premises and AWS at the 2018 NAB Show.

April 4, 2018

Qumulo releases NVMe all-flash P series

Qumulo’s P-series NVMe flash offering that was announced last fall now hits the market, initially targeted at the most demanding of use cases of workload-intensive sectors like media and entertainment.

April 4, 2018

Qumulo P-Series packs NVMe into scale-out NAS

Qumulo goes after organizations with large, unstructured data stores that have a new need for speed with its all-flash NVMe P-Series scale-out NAS, which holds up to 24 NVMe SSD drives in a node.

Feb. 2, 2018

More Than 100 Channel Partners Now Bringing Qumulo File Fabric to Market

Qumulo announced the introduction of the Qumulo Partner1st Program, designed to enable Qumulo’s rich ecosystem of channel partners to meet the rising demand for QF2. The new program provides partners with the tools, programs and resources they need to grow their businesses with Qumulo.

Feb. 1, 2018

Qumulo launches in EMEA, bringing first and only file storage system that runs at scale in the data center and in the cloud

Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) is now available to EMEA businesses. QF2 is a modern, highly scalable file storage system that runs in the data center and in the public cloud. It enables businesses to store, manage and access file-based data with no practical limits on the number or size of files.

Feb. 1, 2018

Scalable File System Startup Qumulo Hires Storage Channel Vet Leonard Iventosch

Long-time storage channel veteran Leonard Iventosch is joining hot storage startup Qumulo where he will lead the company in bringing out its first formal channel program.

Jan. 29, 2018

Qumulo file access hybrid cloud QF2 file system launches in Europe

US startup Qumulo, which provides software-based hybrid cloud file access storage that can run on-premise or in the cloud has launched in Europe.

Jan. 29, 2018

Qumulo Launches EMEA Operations

Qumulo is launching operations in the EMEA region as it works to revolutionise data storage for European enterprises. The US headquartered company will launch a file-based storage system that runs in the data center and the cloud at scale.

Jan. 29, 2018

Qumulo needed EMEA crew, and an ex-Isilon bunch worked out nicely

Commercial scale-out filesystem startup Qumulo is setting up shop in Europe and using ex-Isilon execs to run its show.

Jan. 29, 2018

Qumulo launches in EMEA

Qumulo, the universal scale storage leader which debuted as a visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File and Object Storage, is launching operations in the EMEA region as it works to revolutionise data storage for European enterprises.

Jan. 29, 2018

Qumulo launches partnership with HPE in EMEA

Following on from its success in North America, Qumulo is launching in the EMEA region. Bringing its first and only file storage system that runs at scale in the data center and the Cloud, Qumulo and HPE have extended their partnership to deliver File Fabric to existing HPE customers.

Jan. 8, 2018

Digital Storage Projections for 2018

2017 has been a seminal year in digital storage technologies, with NVMe firmly established as the technology that will transform solid-state storage systems and leading to flash memory as primary storage for many applications in 2018.

Dec. 19, 2017

2018 Predictions: Opening the Big Data Floodgates

The pace of innovation in big data today is exceeded only by the actual volume of data generated. So how will the industry respond to the opportunities and challenges posed by huge pipes of data that will be opened up in 2018? We turn to technology leaders to find out how we can prepare

Dec. 15, 2017

Predictions 2018: How GDPR is Forcing Big Changes in Storage

Experts believe we might see things like machine-learning-assisted storage and de-archiving becoming commonplace during the coming calendar year.

Dec. 7, 2017

The 10 Coolest Enterprise Cloud Storage Offerings In 2017

The major trends that are disrupting the IT landscape, from hybrid cloud to hyper-converged infrastructure to the emerging Internet of Things, are demanding innovations in storage, both at the hardware and software layers.

Dec. 4, 2017

File Storage Faces a Perfect Storm, But There’s a Way Out

In this special guest feature, Peter Godman, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer discusses the situation where a combination of conditions have come together to form a perfect storm of storage disruption that existing large-scale file systems will find hard to weather.

Nov. 27, 2017

Qumulo Achieves Standard Technology Partner Status in the AWS Partner Network

Qumulo, a leader in universal-scale file storage, today announced that is has achieved Standard Technology Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN).

Oct. 24, 2017

Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

IT leaders are looking to deliver agile, scalable and cost-effective storage for ever-increasing amount of unstructured data. This research assesses the key attributes, vision and executional prowess of distributed file systems and object storage vendors

Oct. 24, 2017

Qumulo Recognized for Distributed File Systems, Object Storage

Qumulo has been positioned by Gartner in the Visionaries Quadrant of the 2017 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage. The evaluation was based on Qumulo’s ability to execute and completeness of vision.

Oct. 23, 2017

Gartner: Top Storage Vendors Taming Unstructured Data

Object storage and distributed file systems are being enlisted to handle the growing volumes of unstructured data in enterprise datacenters, market analyst Gartner Inc. notes in an annual survey of the evolving storage market.

Sept. 27, 2017

Qumulo Introducing QF2 Universal-Scale File Storage System

File Fabric provides freedom to store, manage and access globally distributed data sets in data center and on cloud .

Sept. 27, 2017

Qumulo Introducing QF2 Universal-Scale File Storage System

File Fabric provides freedom to store, manage and access globally distributed data sets in data center and on cloud.

Sept. 27, 2017

Qumulo File Fabric on AWS Bringing Universal-Scale File Storage to Cloud

Connected fabric to store, manage and share file-based data, at scale, on premises and on cloud.

Sept. 25, 2017

What’s in this Monday morning storage BLT? A 12TB WD HDD, wars of words – and more

Scale-out filer startup Qumulo has announced its Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) with a single file domain that spans your data center and the cloud. It has also launched QF2 on Amazon Web Services, available immediately.

Sept. 21, 2017

Qumulo Extends Global File System to AWS

One of the more niggling issues associated with hybrid cloud computing is that most of the storage deployed on-premises today involves file systems, while cloud service providers (CSPs) almost universally rely on object-based systems. To make use of those object-based systems, IT organizations wind up relying on any number of cloud gateways.

Sept. 20, 2017

Qumulo Puts Its File-Based Storage Solution on AWS

QF2 on AWS is available in two flavors. There’s a no-cost standalone mode with up to 5TB of storage capacity. For more intensive workloads, there’s a cluster mode that accommodates clusters between four to 1,000 instances. Pricing for cloud users is determined based on the length and capacity of usage.

Sept. 20, 2017

Qumulo Puts Its File-Based Storage Solution on AWS

QF2 on AWS is available in two flavors. There’s a no-cost standalone mode with up to 5TB of storage capacity. For more intensive workloads, there’s a cluster mode that accommodates clusters between four to 1,000 instances. Pricing for cloud users is determined based on the length and capacity of usage.

Sept. 20, 2017

Challengers Arise to S3 Storage Dominance

Another area where S3 dominance is giving rise to competitive storage regimes comes to us from Qumulo, which has developed a scale-out file system with object-like features.

Sept. 20, 2017

Amazon S3 Dominance Spawns Storage Challengers

When it comes to storing data, Amazon’s Simple Storage Service (S3) is a runaway success. With trillions of files under management spanning many exabytes worth of data, S3 is the largest digital storage system in the known universe. But things rarely stay the same for long in the IT business, and S3’s outright dominance is spawning attacks from several angles.

Sept. 20, 2017

Newcomer Qumulo Launches ‘Universal-Scale’ File Storage System

Enterprise storage admins need to wake up and smell the coffee: They are trying to handle the growing onslaught of data from all directions by using a set of file systems that were invented long before any of the IT trends we care about today came into being. That’s like a third baseman trying to field line drives and grounders with his glove hand tied behind his back.

Sept. 20, 2017

Qumulo Introduces the World’s First Universal-Scale File Storage System

QF2 is a modern, highly scalable file storage system, creating a single file domain that spans the data center and the cloud. For the first time, enterprise customers have the freedom to store, manage and access their file-based data in any operating environment, at petabyte and global scale.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo Launches New Qumulo File Fabric on AWS

With today’s launch of the Qumulo File Fabric, Qumulo also announced the immediate availability of QF2 on Amazon Web Services (AWS), bringing universal-scale file storage to the cloud. QF2 delivers higher performance and capacity for file-based data on the cloud and on premises, while providing real-time visibility and control of the data footprint. Qumulo offers a free tier for using QF2 on AWS up to 5TB, giving businesses the freedom to store, manage and share file-based data across on-premises data centers and the cloud.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo announces massively scalable Qumulo File Fabric, and its availability on AWS

Qumulo adds continuous replication technology, cross-cluster monitoring, and AWS cloud support to their scalable file storage system.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo Fulfills Cloud Promise of Its Name with AWS Integration

Enterprise data storage software company Qumulo is making its technology available in Amazon’s public cloud for the first time starting Tuesday, fulfilling the promise of its cloud-inspired name five years after it emerged from Seattle’s early-2000s data storage success story.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo unveils next generation of its file storage system, now available on Amazon Web Services

After raising $130 million over five years, Qumulo is ready to reveal what it thinks is the biggest product launch it has made since emerging from stealth mode in 2015: its scalable file-storage system for on-premises workloads is now ready for the cloud.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo Core storage fabric knits cloud bursting, replication

New Qumulo Core File Fabric replicates data between local and public cloud storage on AWS. Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) is the first version of Core that runs in a public cloud .

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo Core storage fabric knits cloud bursting, replication

New Qumulo Core File Fabric replicates data between local and public cloud storage on AWS. Qumulo File Fabric (QF2) is the first version of Core that runs in a public cloud.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo Intros New Highly Scalable File System That Stretches On-Premises Data Infrastructure To The Cloud

Scalable file storage software vendor Qumulo on Tuesday unveiled its first file fabric for easy scaling of data across on-premises and cloud environments, and said the new fabric allows easy scaling of billions of files to the Amazon Web Services cloud.

Sept. 19, 2017

Qumulo unveils next generation of its file storage system, now available on Amazon Web Services

After raising $130 million over five years, Qumulo is ready to reveal what it thinks is the biggest product launch it has made since emerging from stealth mode in 2015: its scalable file-storage system for on-premises workloads is now ready for the cloud.

Sept. 15, 2017

Geek of the Week: Qumulo co-founder Neal Fachan should be filed under ‘startup success stories’

With 20 years of systems software experience under his belt, Neal Fachan has always loved building things and solving hard problems. That determination led him to co-found Qumulo in 2012, where he currently serves as the chief scientist of the Seattle-based modern scale-out file storage company.

Aug. 15, 2017

Digital Storage At DreamWorks Animation

DreamWorks Animation decided to use Qumulo Core on HPE Apollo Servers “because it delivers a modern scale-out storage solution that provides high scalability and performance for their file-based workflows.

June 26, 2017

Tools that increase IT efficiency pave the way for digital transformations

Enterprise favorites save time and resources .

June 18, 2017

Autonomous, Agile Teams

Self-organizing Agile teams focused around Sprint goals empower engineers to developer better quality code in less time.

June 16, 2017

Qumulo Solutions Added to HPE Ecosystem

To resell scale-out file storage.

June 9, 2017

Global channel exec pursues ‘new gen’ of IBM business partners

IBM’s new general manager of global IBM business partners will take over from Marc Dupaquier in July and pursue ‘born in the cloud’ partners; other news from the week.

June 8, 2017

Qumulo, HPE Bring Modern Scale-Out Storage to the Enterprise (MESA)

June 8, 2017

Qumulo and HPE Bring Modern Scale-Out Storage to the Enterprise

June 8, 2017

Qumulo and HPE Bring Modern Scale-Out Storage to the Enterprise

June 7, 2017

HPE Expands Storage Offerings

June 7, 2017

Scale-out vendor Qumulo goes on offense with HPE partnership

May 5, 2017

DreamWorks Animation Selected HPE and Qumulo

May 2, 2017

Some Media and Entertainment Firms Turning to Qumulo for Scale-Out Storage

April 25, 2017

Filer startup Qumulo chosen to help tame the DreamWorks dragon

April 25, 2017

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April 24, 2017

DreamWorks Taps HPE, Qumulo to Accelerate Digital Content Pipeline

April 17, 2017

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April 11, 2017

Qumulo Secures Round C Prime Funding – My Conversation with Bill Richter

April 10, 2017

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April 7, 2017

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April 6, 2017

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April 5, 2017

Qumulo pulls in $30M Series C

April 4, 2017

Intelligent Storage Startup Qumulo Raises $30M More

April 4, 2017

Qumulo Secures Round C Prime Funding – My Conversation with Bill Richter

April 4, 2017

$30 Million in Funding for Qumulo, Total at $130 Million

April 4, 2017

Qumulo ‘cumulates mad dollar through VCs with Chinese connection

Qumulo named a leader

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

Qumulo has been named a Leader on the Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage.

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