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…
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The Top Five of 2018
As we kick off 2019, we are taking a look back at our top five most popular blogs, whitepapers and webinars of 2018 to see…
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The IT Revolution of Containers – Reflections from KubeCon
Attending KubeCon this week reminded me of the early days of VMs and cloud where there was a palpable buzz in the air of a…
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How to Become an Industry Leader
Several weeks ago, DataCore was named an “Industry Leader” in the SDS/HCI Landscape Report from WhatMatrix. What does “Industry Leader” mean and why are we…
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Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference 2018: It’s a Wrap
I recently attended the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and had a lot of great conversations with…
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Software-Defined Storage and How it Enables Continuity of Operations for Data Survivability
Did you know that software-defined storage (SDS), previously known in the industry as storage virtualization, enables continuity of operations (COOP) from the data availability and…
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What’s Inside the Core?
As a freelance writer across many vendors, I have been repeatedly struck over the past 15 years with just how ‘sticky’ the DataCore SANsymphony platform…
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The Era of Cloud Replication Leveraging Software-Defined Storage
Data is fundamentally what drives business operations; protecting this intellectual capital is essential. However, with the explosive growth of data and increasing requirements for business…
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CMG’s Executive Insights Event: Is Digital Transformation The Future of Business?
IT conferences aim to bring together engineers, systems administrators, business leaders, developers, and many more in the industry, to share knowledge, expertise and their experience.…
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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…
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Hybrid-Converged Infrastructure: “HCI 2.0”
Many of us understand what hyperconverged infrastructure—or as I’ll refer to it, HCI 1.0—is right? -Put simply, it is the convergence of compute, storage and…
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Rizwan Pirani Joins DataCore Leadership Team as Chief Product Officer; Will Oversee Implementation of New Customer Initiatives to Accelerate Adoption and Expansion of Software-Defined Storage 
A new series of customer initiatives recently launched by DataCore includes a simplified licensing/pricing model, product enhancements, a customer loyalty program, and community platform to foster development through the sharing of best practices and…
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How One of Arizona’s Largest Counties Achieved Zero Downtime During Storage Migrations and Avoided Hardware Lock-In
In the pursuit of business continuity and increased efficiency, businesses and organizations alike are faced with implementing innovative technology that drives a fail-proof IT infrastructure.…
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