Archive for the ‘DCIM’ Category

Back To Software Defined Data Infrastructure School, Webinar and Fall 2016 events

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Software Defined Data Infrastructure Webinars and Fall 2016 events Its September and that means back to school time, and not just for the kids. Here is the preliminary Server StorageIO fall 2016 back to school, webinar and event activities covering software defined data center, data infrastructure, virtual, cloud, containers, converged, hyper-converged ...

Happy 20th Birthday Microsoft Windows Server, get ready for Windows Server 2016

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Happy 20th Birthday Windows Server, ready for Server 2016? In case you have not heard, Microsoft is celebrating the 20th birthday (or anniversary) of Windows Server. Microsoft has a nice site with info graphics and timelines of where Windows Server has been and accomplished over the past 20 years (view here). Some ...

Server StorageIO June July 2016 Update Newsletter

Sunday, July 31st, 2016



Server StorageIO February 2016 Update Newsletter

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016



RIP Windows SIS (Single Instance Storage), or at least in Server 2016

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

RIP Windows SIS, or at least in Server 2016 I received as a Microsoft MVP a partner communication today from Microsoft of a heads up as well as pass on to others that Single Instance Storage (SIS) has been removed from Windows Server 2016 (Read the Microsoft Announcement here, or below). ...

Water, Data and Storage Analogy

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Water, Data and Storage Analogy Recently I did a piece over at InfoStor titled "Water, Data and Storage Analogy". Besides being taken for granted and all of us being dependent on them, several other similarities exist between water, data, and storage. In addition to being a link that piece, this is ...

Server StorageIO October 2015 Update Newsletter

Thursday, October 29th, 2015



Fall 2015 Server Storage I/O Cloud Virtual Seminars Going Dutch

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

Fall 2015 Server Storage I/O Cloud Virtual Seminars Going Dutch It's that time of the year again where the fall 2015 events and activities are underway which also includes a week of sessions in Holland October 13-16. I will be participating in four days of workshop seminars being organized ...

Modernizing Data Protection = Using new and old things in new ways

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Modernizing Data Protection = Using new and old things in new ways This is part of an ongoing series of posts that part of www.storageioblog.com/data-protection-diaries-main/ on data protection including archiving, backup/restore, business continuance (BC), business resiliency (BC), data footprint reduction (DFR), disaster recovery (DR), High Availability (HA) along with related themes, ...

Data Protection Gumbo = Protect Preserve and Serve Information

Monday, April 13th, 2015

Data Protection Gumbo = Protect Preserve and Serve Information Recently I was invited to be a guest on the podcast Data Protection Gumbo hosted by Demetrius Malbrough (@dmalbrough). ...

March 2015 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

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Top vblog voting V2.015 (Its IT award season, cast your votes)

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Top vblog voting V2.015 (Its IT award season, cast your votes) It's that time of the year again for award season: The motion picture association Academy awards (e.g. the Oscars) The Grammys and other entertainment awards As well as Eric Siebert (aka @ericsiebert) vsphere-land.com top vblog Vsphere-land.com top vblog Eric has run for several years now ...

February 2015 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter

Friday, February 27th, 2015

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VMware announces vSphere V6 and associated virtualization technologies

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

VMware announces vSphere V6 and associated virtualization technologies VMware has announced version 6 (V6) of its software defined data center (SDDC) server virtualization hypervisor called vSphere aka ESXi. In addition to a new version of its software defined server hypervisor along with companion software defined management and convergence tools. VMware ...