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Drobo is changing the way the world stores digital data. Our products are designed to ensure data is always protected and accessible in a way that is dramatically simple to configure, expand, and manage. Drobo storage systems are the first to provide the data protection of traditional RAID without the complexity. Drobo's innovative BeyondRAID technology automates data protection, freeing users from making the difficult and time consuming choices of “Which RAID level to deploy?”, and makes expansion as easy as inserting a new drive vs. hours or days of configuration. Drobo is privately held and headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

HQSunnyvale, US
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2020)58(-3%)

Key People/Management at Drobo

Mihir Shah

Mihir Shah

Rod Harrison

Rod Harrison

Julian Terry

Julian Terry

Co-Founder and Chief Architect
John Apps

John Apps

Vice President of Operations
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Drobo Office Locations

Drobo has an office in Sunnyvale
Sunnyvale, US (HQ)
1289 Anvilwood Ave
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Drobo Financials and Metrics

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Drobo total Funding

$57 m

Drobo latest funding size

$4 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Drobo investors

Drobo's latest funding round in September 2015 was reported to be $4 m. In total, Drobo has raised $57 m
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Drobo Online and Social Media Presence

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Drobo News and Updates

Network Storage Systems Global Market 2019-2025: Apple, Buffalo, D-Link, Drobo, HP, Lenovo

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Network Storage Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2019 - 2025” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

StorCentric to Acquire Drobo and Nexsan

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Drobo Blogs

Drobo Holiday Gift Guide

The Gift of Storage Solutions this Holiday Season: Drobo Gift Guide 2019 The holiday and gifting seasons are here and whether you are a small business owner, shopping for someone on your list or for yourself, or even a professional photographer perhaps, it is important to have a reliable storage sol…

LDAP on B810n

To start we need to understand what LDAP is. LDAP stands for a: Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, a mature, flexible, and well supported standards-based mechanism for interacting with directory servers. It’s often used for authentication and storing information about users, groups, and applicat…

Photographing Cuba With DroboAmbassador Jean Noir

For years, Cuba was one of the countries that I really wanted to travel to so I could get to know the culture and people. In May 2019, it came true and my trip to Havana and Trinidad was right at the door. I packed my Canon Bodies (EOS R & 5D III) and my […] The post Photographing Cuba With Drob…

Shooting Time Lapses in Amsterdam With Drobo

Written by DroboAmbassador Albert Dros I’m a landscape photographer, but I also occasionally shoot time-lapses. Time-lapses are basically a sequence of photographs over a longer period of time. Combining them gives a video (Mine are usually around 10 seconds each). Time lapses can be done with lots …

Upgrade Guide for macOS Catalina (10.15)

Upgrade safely to Apple’s newest Mac software release, macOS Catalina (10.15) using our 3-step guide below. Step 1 – Back up Your Mac Note: Backing up is a good practice, and while the Drobo is protected storage, we recommend having at least two copies of your data to protect against data loss. To p…

Drobo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Drobo founded?

    Drobo was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Drobo key executives?

    Drobo's key executives are Mihir Shah, Rod Harrison and Julian Terry.

  • How many employees does Drobo have?

    Drobo has 58 employees.

  • Who are Drobo competitors?

    Competitors of Drobo include ScaleFlux, Gigamon and MMRGlobal.

  • Where is Drobo headquarters?

    Drobo headquarters is located at 1289 Anvilwood Ave, Sunnyvale.

  • Where are Drobo offices?

    Drobo has an office in Sunnyvale.

  • How many offices does Drobo have?

    Drobo has 1 office.