Gerardo Dada

Gerardo is the Chief Marketing Officer at DataCore but also a technologist and a software guy. He has been at the center of the mobile devices, social media, and cloud revolutions in leadership positions at Microsoft, Vignette, Rackspace, SolarWinds and other technology companies. He has written technical white papers and articles on publications like DBTA, APM Digest, Data Center Journal and many more. He has presented at industry conferences including JavaOne and Web 2.0 and he was one of the earlier authors on DevOps.

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Growing Architecture Firm Achieves 350,000 IOPS and Storage Freedom
This is a post summarizing the conversation that took place on a webcast recorded in late January. You can click here to watch the entire…
 
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Emerging Storage Challenges as Container Adoption Grows
According to research from Gartner, more than 50% of companies will use container technology by the year 2020. This comes as no surprise as containers bring unprecedented mobility, ease and efficiency…
 
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Software-Defined Storage is Critical for Modernizing the Data Center
The line between ‘traditional’ data centers and the cloud is increasingly blurring; many data centers today primarily consist of virtualized resources in a co-location environment.…
 
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Software-Defined Storage and Hyperconvergence Trends for 2019
We recently published a market survey, The State of Software-Defined, Hyperconverged and Cloud Storage, with interesting findings (see the full report here). Below, I want…
 
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Looking for the Answers to Performance Problems…in the Wrong Place
A few years ago, a leading insurance company was not meeting performance SLAs for some of its key applications. The VP of infrastructure requested millions…