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Hyper-converged: A Noun or a Verb?

Sep 01, 2016 AT 09:51 AM

Hyper-converged: A Noun or a Verb? Interesting question. I have spoken to many people over the years who perhaps unknowingly default to the "noun-approach" when it comes to hyper-convergence. That is to say, making hyper-convergence something to be held rather than something to be done, as if you can walk into a store and buy some hyper-convergence. ...

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Disk is Dead? Says Who?

Aug 23, 2016 AT 04:09 PM

Over the last year, there has been a lot of commentary about how disk (aka HDDs or magnetic media) is dead. Colorful metaphors such as “spinning rust” are used to describe the apparent death of the HDD market, but is this really the case?...

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A shift in the computer industry has occurred. It wasn't a shift that happened yesterday -- the year was 2005 and Moore's Law took a deviation from the path that it had been traveling on for over 35 years....

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DataCore is exhibiting in booth #2406 at VMworld 2016. Visitors will be able to experience firsthand the power of our unique Parallel I/O technology and learn how the technology can help increase the performance of Tier-1 business applications for higher productivity, as well as consolidate their infrastructure. ...

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Download this complimentary Gartner report, Software-defined Storage: The CxO View – featuring the Top Five Use Cases and Benefits of Software-defined Storage – and learn how it can help grow your business while reducing TCO....

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