Virtual Storage Performance

Today's channel rundown - 12 April 2017 - Channelnomics

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 10:59

Channelnomics

Today's channel rundown - 12 April 2017
Channelnomics
Virtual Instruments has announced updates to its storage performance validation solution. The latest iteration of the offering, dubbed Load DynamiX Enterprise 5.3, allows users to deploy storage infrastructure for hybrid datacenters "more intelligently ...

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How to tune storage performance for different workloads - ComputerWeekly.com

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 09:49

How to tune storage performance for different workloads
ComputerWeekly.com
For more intensive workloads, placing logs on high performance storage is a good strategy. Virtual servers – Server virtualisation introduces the “I/O blender” effect that randomises even sequential I/O workloads. This is because data is distributed ...

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Here are the mobile trends you need to know in 2017 - Khaleej Times

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 09:43

Khaleej Times

Here are the mobile trends you need to know in 2017
Khaleej Times
Storage performance and capacity within smartphones continued to increase significantly as smartphones have become the go-to devices for consumers globally. As such, mobile manufacturers around the world have nearly ... The emergence of virtual reality ...

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Copy management systems reduce data consumption and storage costs - TechTarget

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 07:35

Copy management systems reduce data consumption and storage costs
TechTarget
One way to reduce this data sprawl is by using copy management systems. Although a relatively new technology, the roster of copy data management (CDM) vendors already includes a handful of small companies, while large storage system vendors have ...

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Virtual Instruments Delivers Industry's First “Production to Lab” Workload Analysis and Performance Capacity ... - Yahoo Finance

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 04:12

Virtual Instruments Delivers Industry's First “Production to Lab” Workload Analysis and Performance Capacity ...
Yahoo Finance
Virtual Instruments, the leader in App-centric Infrastructure Performance Management, announced today enhancements to its Load DynamiX Enterprise storage performance validation solution, which enables storage professionals to validate and optimize ...

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Virtual Instruments Delivers Industry's First “Production to Lab” Workload Analysis and Performance Capacity ... - Business Wire (press release)

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 04:00

Virtual Instruments Delivers Industry's First “Production to Lab” Workload Analysis and Performance Capacity ...
Business Wire (press release)
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virtual Instruments, the leader in App-centric Infrastructure Performance Management, announced today enhancements to its Load DynamiX Enterprise storage performance validation solution, which enables storage ...

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Pure Storage Announces First Enterprise-Class All-NVMe Flash Array - HPCwire

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 12:33

Pure Storage Announces First Enterprise-Class All-NVMe Flash Array
HPCwire
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 11, 2017 — Pure Storage (NYSE: PSTG), the market's leading independent all-flash data platform vendor for the cloud era, today announced FlashArray//X, the company's first all-NVMe, enterprise-class all-flash array. Built ...

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Storage Security Emerges Along With Flash - EnterpriseTech

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 10:17

EnterpriseTech

Storage Security Emerges Along With Flash
EnterpriseTech
Claiming to address these requirements is VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), which on Tuesday (April 11) released version 6.6 of its virtual storage area network platform. Along with new "native security" features including encryption of data at rest, the ...

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How an object storage architecture can help reduce storage complexity - TechTarget

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 09:56

How an object storage architecture can help reduce storage complexity
TechTarget
Further, some object storage vendors do not support or recommend running virtual machines on their products because the underlying data is changing too rapidly, and application performance may suffer. Finally, although some object storage systems claim ...

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Elastifile builds file system for cloud, flash storage - TechTarget

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 12:25

Elastifile builds file system for cloud, flash storage
TechTarget
Fenselau said customers can deploy Elastifile on Linux-based servers, VMware virtual machines and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) nodes, for use with flash storage in AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS). Elastifile deploys ... Use cases ...

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Bye-bye, Big Box: Hyper-converged Infrastructure Waking Up Storage Market - Data Center Knowledge

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 10:42

Bye-bye, Big Box: Hyper-converged Infrastructure Waking Up Storage Market
Data Center Knowledge
What's driving the storage revolution is the advent of hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI), a new approach to data center IT that consolidates software-defined storage services with virtual servers. The HCI approach is being championed by VMware and a ...

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Tegile Earns 5-Star Rating in CRN's 2017 Partner Program Guide for Fifth Year in a Row - Business Wire (press release)

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 09:00

Tegile Earns 5-Star Rating in CRN's 2017 Partner Program Guide for Fifth Year in a Row
Business Wire (press release)
BUSINESS WIRE)--Tegile Systems, the leading provider of flash-driven storage arrays for databases, virtualized server and virtual desktop environments, today announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has awarded Tegile a 5-Star rating in its ...

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The Best Windows Server Backup - Cloudwards

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 08:34

Cloudwards

The Best Windows Server Backup
Cloudwards
Likewise, measuring performance also presents challenges. ... While you can choose any supported storage provider, if you select Amazon EC2 or Microsoft Azure, CloudBerry can instantly use any backup image to create a virtual machine in the cloud.

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Datrium DVX adds converged turnkey option - TechTarget

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 13:54

Datrium DVX adds converged turnkey option
TechTarget
Datrium's flagship DVX storage system for VMware virtual machines (VMs) is designed to accelerate data reads through server-based flash cache and scale capacity through DVX Data Nodes, which were formerly known as NetShelf back-end storage appliances ...

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NHS IT group refits with Nimble flash and Zerto disaster recovery - ComputerWeekly.com

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 08:37

ComputerWeekly.com

NHS IT group refits with Nimble flash and Zerto disaster recovery
ComputerWeekly.com
Flash storage is already much faster than spinning disk, but with the advent of NVMe – a new standard based on PCIe – flash could achieve a potential that has so far eluded it. NVMe is a storage protocol designed for the performance and characteristics ...

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Acronis Announces Active Protection, Adds Plesk, cPanel, Website ... - CSO Australia

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 19:22

Acronis Announces Active Protection, Adds Plesk, cPanel, Website ...
CSO Australia
Acronis Active Protection, Plesk, cPanel, and website backup in Acronis Backup Cloud enables service providers to meet the needs of web hosting customers for ...

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Purchase of NAS arrays driven by need for capacity, desire to expand - TechTarget

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 15:45

Purchase of NAS arrays driven by need for capacity, desire to expand
TechTarget
According to our surveys, more than half of respondents are looking to improve the performance of existing applications with a NAS upgrade, followed by about 40% whose main aim is to replace aging hardware. Other important factors include adding new ...

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Should you go all-in on hyper-convergence technology? - TechTarget

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 15:13

Should you go all-in on hyper-convergence technology?
TechTarget
As this was going on, storage software vendors started exploring new virtualization concepts, collectively known as software-defined storage (SDS), that unbundle storage services from actual storage platforms and run them in a general virtual instance ...

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Scale-out software-defined storage market menaces traditional storage - TechTarget

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 15:13

Scale-out software-defined storage market menaces traditional storage
TechTarget
Improved workload performance alone isn't enough justification to embark on the massive shift in storage architecture preference required by the software-defined storage market. The following attributes are equally important factors leading us to scale ...

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Dell EMC XtremIO adds speed to Red Sox IT lineup - TechTarget

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 11:55

Dell EMC XtremIO adds speed to Red Sox IT lineup
TechTarget
Data analytics is a heavy hitter in major league baseball today, and the Boston Red Sox believe they have an advantage in that field thanks to an all-flash array storage system. The Red Sox installed the Dell EMC XtremIO system before the 2016 season ...

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