HPE bankrolls software-defined storage start-up
#HewlettPackardEnterprise ( #HPE ) has bankrolled #softwaredefinedstorage start-up #Hedvig, joining other investors in a US$21.5 million round to grow the new company. The two-year-old vendor provides software-defined storage for enterprises building private, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments. The Hedvig #DistributedStoragePlatform consolidates block, file, and #objectstorage into a single, API-driven platform. With a total of US$52 million in financing to date, Hedvig said it will use the latest round of funding to expand into new markets, develop cloud and backup solutions for large enterprises and grow its engineering, sales and channel teams.