The Role of Monitoring and Analytics in Success 2.0
No matter what the emerging trend is in our industry, one of the constants is building core competencies around elegant solutions that empower storage administrators…
Samuel Chapman
 
A New Challenge for IT: Supporting the Consumerization of Healthcare
Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services proposed new rules for the seamless and secure access, exchange, and use of electronic…
Samuel Chapman
 
Transforming Data into Actionable Insights
Powerful analytics tools with visualization features and data insight services are driving a new paradigm in business decision-making, and are already having a positive impact…
Samuel Chapman
 
Stretched Clusters: Shared Storage Considerations to Be Adaptable and Future-Ready
A stretched cluster, sometimes called a metro-cluster, is a deployment model in which two or more host servers are part of the same logical cluster…
Andrei Negrea
 
Secondary Storage Doesn’t Have to Be Costly or Difficult to Manage
What Is Secondary Storage? Secondary storage complements the storage used for your major day-to-day operations (typically called primary storage). Primary storage is fast and highly…
Andrei Negrea
 
Diverse Storage Systems – Putting Their Differences to Good Use
IT practitioners are taught since infancy the benefits of standardizing hardware. The “homogeneous doctrine” promises that sticking with one manufacturer and one model will make…
Andrei Negrea
 
How to Train Your Storage Dragon
Wait … what? I know that sounds off-the-wall, but its fun to see the similarities in the story arcs. In the movie, the plot evolves…
Andrei Negrea
 
Data At Rest Encryption
Let’s start with the basics—encryption is defined as the process of encoding or encrypting a data in such a manner that only designated authorized people…
Andrei Negrea
 
Achieving our 9th 5-Star Partner Program Rating
CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, announced on April 1st that it has given DataCore Software a 5-Star rating in its 2019 Partner Program…
Andrei Negrea
 
SAP-HANA Hosting Provider Reduces Latency by 75% and Saves $100k with HCI Solution
We recently had a fun conversation with 1st Basis Consulting, a rapidly growing SAP and VMware-certified partner offering technical managed services and IT consulting for…
Andrei Negrea
 
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…
Andrei Negrea
 
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…
Andrei Negrea
 
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.…
Andrei Negrea
 
Building a Data-Driven Culture
Data is everywhere. By 2020, it is estimated that 1.7 Mb of data will be generated every second for every person on Earth! Without the…
Andrei Negrea