In this third post on the subject, I’ll discuss hyperconverged architectural approaches. I want to share some of my experiences in how and why my customers have…… Read more “Varying Approaches to Hyperconverged Infrastructure, or Why This Over That?”
HCI – What is it, and what is it not?
This is the first of a five-part series on HCI. I hope you enjoy and that this prompts discussion. Please feel free to reach out to me,…… Read more “HCI – What is it, and what is it not?”
I am so looking forward to #SFD18
For years now, I’ve been attending Tech Field Day events, starting with the #TFDx at VMworld 2015. This particular one will be my 12th official attendance. I…… Read more “I am so looking forward to #SFD18”
What is HCI and really, does it matter?
Should it really be “Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure?” At NetApp Insight last week, Gabriel Chapman presented on the NetApp HCI offering, which was not just another “Join me…… Read more “What is HCI and really, does it matter?”
NetApp’s Max Data at #NetAppInsight and #TFDx
Quietly, this past June, NetApp acquired the cool memory product I’d written about back in March of 2016, from a Storage Field Day Event here. At the…… Read more “NetApp’s Max Data at #NetAppInsight and #TFDx”
What do I anticipate for NetApp Insight?
Insight is around the corner, and though this is the first time I’ll be attending, those who’ve been readers of my blog will know I’ve a long…… Read more “What do I anticipate for NetApp Insight?”
Cloud Proximate Data Storage
Among the challenges of loading applications with large data sets into cloud-based workloads is the sheer cost of storing that data. Up until recently, that storage was…… Read more “Cloud Proximate Data Storage”
NetApp Addresses key Analytics to the #SFD16 audience
https://vimeo.com/277628276 The Devil is in the Details This year, I was quite proud to be named part of the #NetAppUnited crew for the second time. Thanks to…… Read more “NetApp Addresses key Analytics to the #SFD16 audience”
Netapp – an #SFD12 Update
At Storage Field Day, number 9 (#SFD9), with both David Wright and Dave Hitz in attendance, we were blessed to have an intro to such newer tools…… Read more “Netapp – an #SFD12 Update”
NetApp’s approach to Data as Fabric
Dave Hitz, the founder of NetApp, quoting William Gibson: The Future is already here, but it’s not very evenly distributed Another of the very interesting deliveries to…… Read more “NetApp’s approach to Data as Fabric”