Virtual Storage Performance

DSSD D5 flash appliance sales cease, Dell EMC says - TechTarget

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 11:17

DSSD D5 flash appliance sales cease, Dell EMC says
TechTarget
After poor sales, the Dell EMC DSSD D5 flash box is no more. Perhaps the fastest thing about DSSD is how quickly Dell EMC took it off the market.

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Primary Data DataSphere update improves scalability - TechTarget

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 15:55

Primary Data DataSphere update improves scalability
TechTarget
"The benefit of the NFS or SMB file-based approach is that we can put data on any storage device that we're managing underneath the hood," Fallstrom said. Fallstrom said a local VMware virtual machine (VM) running DataSphere Extended Services (DSX) ...

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Building a business case for all-flash array storage - SearchStorage - TechTarget

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 10:30

Building a business case for all-flash array storage - SearchStorage
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Being able to characterize your organization's applications and its requirements will help you make the case for a new all-flash array storage system.

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Excelero Launches from Stealth with NVMesh 1.1, a Server SAN that Unleashes Flash Performance in Web Scale Data ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 08:39

Excelero Launches from Stealth with NVMesh 1.1, a Server SAN that Unleashes Flash Performance in Web Scale Data ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Excelero, a disruptor in software-defined block storage, is launching out of stealth today and announcing version 1.1 of its NVMesh® Server SAN software for exceptional Flash performance for web and ...

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Excelero Launches from Stealth with NVMesh 1.1, a Server SAN that Unleashes Flash Performance in Web Scale Data ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 08:12

Excelero Launches from Stealth with NVMesh 1.1, a Server SAN that Unleashes Flash Performance in Web Scale Data ...
PR Newswire (press release)
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Excelero, a disruptor in software-defined block storage, is launching out of stealth today and announcing version 1.1 of its NVMesh® Server SAN software for exceptional Flash performance for web and ...

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Excelero Launches from Stealth with NVMesh 1.1, a Server SAN that Unleashes Flash Performance in Web Scale Data ... - Yahoo Finance

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 08:09

Excelero Launches from Stealth with NVMesh 1.1, a Server SAN that Unleashes Flash Performance in Web Scale Data ...
Yahoo Finance
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Excelero, a disruptor in software-defined block storage, is launching out of stealth today and announcing version 1.1 of its NVMesh® Server SAN software for exceptional Flash performance for web and ...

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Why did Nimble sell and why did HPE buy: We drill into $1.2bn biz deal - The Register

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 15:22

The Register

Why did Nimble sell and why did HPE buy: We drill into $1.2bn biz deal
The Register
HPE doesn't have a stripped-down, fast E‑Series box equivalent, but Nimble looks sort of like a SolidFire equivalent, especially if its HCI intentions mean it has the wherewithal to create a single virtual block storage pool across multiple Nimble ...

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What users can expect as cloud providers add new data centers - TechTarget

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 10:33

What users can expect as cloud providers add new data centers
TechTarget
... at 451 Research. In addition, providers have turned to leading-edge technologies, such as automation and machine learning, to increase system performance and drive down costs. "Google has robots that perform routine storage management functions ...

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Navigate the ins and outs of VMware VVOL technology - TechTarget

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 15:06

Navigate the ins and outs of VMware VVOL technology
TechTarget
With VVOLs, admins can allocate and manage storage on a per-VM basis, whereas traditional provisioning involves manually allocating storage as a logical unit number (LUN) with multiple VMs. ... When using vSphere Web Client, consider taking at least ...

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The state of flash storage systems - TechTarget

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 13:53

The state of flash storage systems
TechTarget
Making flash storage performance even faster has little to do with the media itself and more to do with the storage infrastructure that surrounds it. .... The DIMM-as-storage option is an ideal place to put very active files like virtual memory paging ...

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Overcome problems with public cloud storage providers - TechTarget

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 13:35

TechTarget

Overcome problems with public cloud storage providers
TechTarget
Security and compliance concerns are chief obstacles to public cloud storage adoption, as IT managers are hesitant to have their critical data reside outside the ...

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A cure for secondary data storage services blues - TechTarget

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 13:32

A cure for secondary data storage services blues
TechTarget
How do I ensure we are delivering the performance, resiliency, governance and capacity needed for each business group and application workload? How do I simplify storage operations across users with a wide variety of data requirements? And how do I ...

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Storage plays catch-up with DevOps environment - TechTarget

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 13:32

TechTarget

Storage plays catch-up with DevOps environment
TechTarget
Critical for DevOps environments, the multi-tenancy aspect ensures no one application environment can consume too many storage resources, either from a capacity or performance perspective. In fact, admins should limit the amount of resources consumed ...

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Tintri storage strategy shoots straight at public cloud - TechTarget

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 13:51

Tintri storage strategy shoots straight at public cloud
TechTarget
The Tintri arrays operate at the virtual machine (VM) and disk level, replacing conventional file abstractions with VM-aware storage. ... There's a lot of complexity associated with implementing good storage in terms of performance, cost and reliability.

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Which cloud will give you the biggest bang for the buck? - ZDNet

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 18:06

Which cloud will give you the biggest bang for the buck?
ZDNet
The company presents its performance results in two categories: Virtual Machine (VM) Performance and Block Storage Performance. VM Performance tests the VM CPU and memory. This performance data was aggregated into one score including both CPU ...

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Google Cloud Adds Skylake, Fueling Performance Wars - EnterpriseTech

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 12:11

EnterpriseTech

Google Cloud Adds Skylake, Fueling Performance Wars
EnterpriseTech
Hölzle added that Skylake was tweaked for Google Compute Engine's family of virtual machines, ranging from standard through "custom machine types" to boost the performance of compute instances for enterprise workloads. ... report released this week ...

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The digital skills gap isn't going away: Here's what big business can do to fix it - Data Economy

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 22:15

Data Economy

The digital skills gap isn't going away: Here's what big business can do to fix it
Data Economy
Scaling capacity and storage performance separately: Overprovisioning capacity and storage compute to meet SLAs makes only for a temporary fix that ties to a major cost premium. The only storage architecture that lets users meet performance and storage ...

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Veritas lands Azure partnership for the hybrid cloud - TechTarget

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 15:17

Veritas lands Azure partnership for the hybrid cloud
TechTarget
Veritas Access provides high availability for scale-out file systems and does multiprotocol file and object access and storage tiering from on premises to the public cloud. InfoScale is storage management software that enhances storage performance, and ...

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Tegile IntelliFlash HD Named in Storage Magazine's 2016 Products of the Year Awards - Business Wire (press release)

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 10:00

Tegile IntelliFlash HD Named in Storage Magazine's 2016 Products of the Year Awards
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 its IntelliFlash HD was awarded silver in Storage Magazine's 2016 Products of ...

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Ahead Of HostingCon In Los Angeles, Infinitely Virtual Asks: 'Who's Got Best-In-Class Sub-Ms Performance?' - HostReview.com (press release)

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 01:05

Ahead Of HostingCon In Los Angeles, Infinitely Virtual Asks: 'Who's Got Best-In-Class Sub-Ms Performance?'
HostReview.com (press release)
Laying down sub-millisecond storage performance as a new marker for midrange cloud hosting, Infinitely Virtual has begun to deploy the G600, migrating customers served by its Los Angeles and Boston data centers, with full deployment expected by the end ...

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