Amplidata Scores $6M, Sets New CEO

Redwood City-based Amplidata, a developer of object-based storage, announced today that it raised $6M in funding. The funding came from Quantum Corp., as well as Intel Capital, Swisscom Ventures, Hummingbird Ventures and Endeavour Vision. The company also said it has named Mike Wall as CEO; Wall has been Chairman of the firm since April, and was previously President and CEO of Atempo, and prior to that served at Intel's storage division. Founder Wim De Wisperlaere becomes Chief Technology Officer. The company says it has now raised a total of $20M. More information »