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EMC acquires Maginatics, Spanning to bolster cloud, data recovery strategy

EMC has been gobbling up cloud companies as of late

EMC has acquired Maginatics and Spanning Cloud Apps in a bid to bolster the company’s cloud and data recovery expertise, just a couple of weeks after the company bought OpenStack specialist Cloudscaling.

EMC buys OpenStack pioneer Cloudscaling

EMC has bought OpenStack pioneer Cloudscaling

The move is the latest in a series of acquisitions aimed at bolstering workload portability between OpenStack and other large clouds, with HP’s acquisition of Eucalyptus, Red Hat’s eNovance buy and Cisco’s purchase of Metacloud all taking place earlier this year.