Top Technology Storage Acquisitions that Changed the Industry in 2010

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    Ericka Chickowski

Dot Hill buys Cloverleaf

Dot Hill buys Cloverleaf

Date: JanuaryPrice Tag: $11.5 millionSpecialty Gained: Storage virtualization
Just when you thought the storage market couldn't get any more consolidated, 2010 hit. The 3Par struggle between HP and Dell was emblematic of the storage acquisition landscape this year, as large players duked it out over a relatively small field of targets holding key technologies around warehousing, clustered storage and storage virtualization that will help the IT heavyweights build out their cloud strategies. Here's a look at how the landscape changed.
This article was originally published on 2010-12-21