Here’s the fifth part of the series I’ve been writing regarding HCI. Again, I don’t want to sway my audience from one platform to another. Rather, I…… Read more “Hyperconverged Infrastructure—Summary Part V”
HCI #4 Storage, Replication, and Backups
This is the fourth post of my series on hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) architectural design and decision-making. For my money, the differences between these diverse systems is a…… Read more “HCI #4 Storage, Replication, and Backups”
Varying Approaches to Hyperconverged Infrastructure, or Why This Over That?
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?”
Why would you choose HCI over other Virtualization approaches?
This is the second of a series of five postings on the market space for HyperConverged Infrastructure To be clear, as the previous blog post outlined,…… Read more “Why would you choose HCI over other Virtualization approaches?”
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?”
Datrium delivers converged architecture in a very different way
We’re used to, at this point, the concept of HyperConverged, a model wherein Storage, Compute and often network is built into an appliance of modular approach. Once…… Read more “Datrium delivers converged architecture in a very different way”
Yet another impression of the Spectre/Meltdown fiasco
A couple weeks back we heard the news of Spectre/Meltdown. This has been quite possibly the largest single flaw ever detected in Intel architectures. Essentially, the Spectre…… Read more “Yet another impression of the Spectre/Meltdown fiasco”
HPE and Coherence
For a number of months, I’ve been speaking about Hewlett Packard Enterprise and the forward moves they’ve been making as an organization. To be fair, my exposure…… Read more “HPE and Coherence”
Ever Shifting Landscape of the Financial Side of IT Infrastructure
For a year that started out so very slowly in terms of “The Big Exit,” 2016 has become so compelling. There have been very few infrastructural IPO’s…… Read more “Ever Shifting Landscape of the Financial Side of IT Infrastructure”
Make your Data Center sing with Converged Architectures
What does this CI concept mean? A converged architecture is, to put it simply, a purpose built system, with the inclusion of Server, Storage, and Network, designed…… Read more “Make your Data Center sing with Converged Architectures”