Pure Storage makes largest acquisition to date in grab for Kubernetes market

Josh Budd
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Storage vendor pays $370m in cash for US start-up Portworx

Pure Storage has made its largest acquisition to date as the storage vendor looks to expand into the Kubernetes market. The Mountain View firm has acquired Los Altos-based PortWorx, which claims to have built the market's leading Kubernetes data services platform for enterprises. Portworx is the most used Kubernetes platform among the Global 2000 companies, claims Pure Storage, and counts firms such as Carrefour, Comcast, Lufthansa and T-Mobile as its customers. The acquisition will ...

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