September 2, 2014

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The principles of data physics suggest that data should be located closer to compute

Virtualized and Distributed Storage: This Time For Sure!

We were never able to achieve storage virtualization in mainstream enterprise IT because we lacked the ability to identify and move data non-disruptively. This has been solved by caching and distributed storage solutions, and it’s only a matter of time before the legacy need for centralized storage falls away.

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Join me for #VMEspresso at #VMworld courtesy of @SWI_Systems

#VMEspresso with @SolarWinds at #VMworld: “Storage I/O is About to Get Crazy”

Join me for “Storage I/O is About to Get Crazy”! I’ll be speaking on Tuesday morning, August 26, at 7:30 AM at Jillian’s San Francisco, right on the corner next to Moscone and the rest of VMworld. SolarWinds is sponsoring this talk and will provide breakfast (including gourmet coffee) to any and all registered VMworld attendees.

As Jeremy Burton says, "architecture matters"

EMC Redefine Possible (TL;DR Edition)

EMC made quite a few announcements today at their “Redefine Possible” event in London. There’s a lot of coverage out there already, so I decided to present a summary of the whole thing in “too long; didn’t read” (TL;DR) fashion.

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Stephen Foskett Interviews Kevin Wagner About Diablo Technologies Announcements at VMworld US 2014
Stephen Foskett Interviews Kevin Wagner About Diablo Technologies Announcements at VMworld US 2014
Nuage Networks Application Designer Demo
Nuage Networks Application Designer Demo
Nuage Networks Application Designer
Nuage Networks Application Designer
Nuage Networks Virtual Services Platform
Nuage Networks Virtual Services Platform