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…
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Data Replication Technologies: Inside or Outside the Storage System?
By default, every storage vendor wants you to have SAN arrays of the same model on both the production site and disaster recovery (DR) site.…
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Continuously Modernize Your Storage Infrastructure Without Disruption
Why do so many forward-looking IT initiatives stop dead in their tracks? Cost may be one reason, but just as often it’s the disruption they…
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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…
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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…
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Data At Rest Encryption
So, what is encryption and why might an organization care? Let’s start with the basics-encryption is defined as the process of encoding or encrypting a…
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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…
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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…
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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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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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