back to article Hyperconverged upstart Scale slurps $18m from cash-happy VCs

ABS Capital has led an $18m funding round for hyperconverged system startup Scale Computing, so it can (try) to spread its business around the globe. Hyperconverged systems in Scale's case combine server, storage and virtualisation software elements in an appliance-like system for mid-market customers. Scale says its …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Bandwagon

    Nutanix is crushing this segment. The Scale investors are hoping to get sloppy seconds from potential acquirers.

    1. @hansdeleenheer

      Re: Bandwagon

      Nutanix is not even in ScaleComputings market segment. It's not because you've built a car that you are competing with all car manufacturers. Although there may ben some overlap, if you have a Nutanix and a Scale sales rep in the same deal, someone probably has the wrong expectations.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Can you call a nine-year old company a startup? Maybe they're just a bit... slow.

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