Brian MacDonald

Nimble Storage in the News - Week Ending November 11, 2016

Blog Post created by Brian MacDonald Employee on Nov 14, 2016



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  • Nimble Storage announced that it has been positioned furthest on the visionary axis in the Leaders quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for General-Purpose Disk Arrays.
  • Nimble published a guest blog post by Jesse Beauman, assistant vice chancellor for enterprise infrastructure, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, discussing how the Nimble CS-Series Adaptive Flash arrays improved their infrastructure performance and reliability.
  • CRN reported that Lenovo has moved Gerry Smith into the role of executive vice president and COO of the PC and Smart Devices unit, and included mention of Lenovo’s partnership with Nimble.
  • CRN featured Insight Enterprises’ CEO, Ken Lamneck, on how buying Datalink will boost services and establish relationships with next-generation data center vendors Nimble Storage, Pure Storage and Nutanix.
  • Channel News France covered Insight’s acquisition of Datalink and how the company hopes to boost relationships with storage solution providers, including Nimble Storage, Pure Storage and Nutanix. 
  • The Register covered Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for general-purpose disk arrays  and mentioned Nimble Storage as a leader in the space.
  • Seeking Alpha covered Dan Leary’s presentation at the Needham Next-Gen Storage Conference and discussed Nimble’s gain in the marketplace resulting from its predictive analytics solutions
  • SiliconANGLE covered Garner’s latest Magic Quadrant for general-purpose disk arrays and included Nimble as a visionary leader among Dell EMC, HPE, NetApp and others.
  • published a piece on Nimble after attending the Tech Field Day presentation. The piece notes key features and how applications are top of mind for Nimble.
  • CRN interviewed Lenovo Channel Chief Sammy Kinlaw on Lenovo’s channel business and mentioned the company’s partnership with Nimble as part of its data center strategy. 
  • Datacenter Dynamics published a contributed article by Richard Fenton, systems engineering manager at Nimble, on the value of app-centric infrastructure management.
  • ARN Australia covered the the fifth annual ARN Women in ICT Awards finalists, which included Nimble’s Cathy Conroy for the Shining Star award.