Archive for the ‘Data security’ Category

Cloud Constellation SpaceBelt – Out Of This World Cloud Data Centers?

Friday, April 1st, 2016

Cloud Constellation SpaceBelt - Out Of This World Cloud Data Centers? A new startup called Cloud Constellation (aka SpaceBelt) has announced and proposes converge space terrestrial satellite technology with IT information and cloud related data infrastructure technologies including NVM (e.g. SSD) and storage class memory (SCM). While announcing their Series A ...

Server StorageIO March 2016 Update Newsletter

Monday, March 28th, 2016



Server StorageIO January 2016 Update Newsletter

Sunday, January 31st, 2016



Dude, Dell is Getting (Buying) an EMC and VMware Deal

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Dude, Dell is Getting (Buying) an EMC and VMware Deal Some of you might remember the marketing campaign "Dude you're getting a Dell" to show somebody buying a Dell computer. Today, Dell as in Michael Dell and his corporation Dell along with partner Silver Lake investment announced a $67B USD deal ...

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 ...

Some August 2015 Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure Cloud Updates

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Some August 2015 Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure Cloud Updates Cloud Services Providers continue to extend their feature, function and capabilities and the following are two examples. Being a customer of both Amazon Web Services (AWS) as well as Microsoft Azure (among others), I receive monthly news updates ...

April 2015 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

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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). ...

Data Protection Diaries: Are your restores ready for World Backup Day 2015?

Friday, March 20th, 2015

Data Protection Diaries: Are your restores ready for World Backup Day 2015? This is part of an ongoing data protection diaries series of post about, well, data protection and what I'm doing pertaining to World Backup Day 2015. In case you forgot or did not know, World Backup Day is March 31 ...

Green and Virtual IT Data Center Primer

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Green and Virtual Data Center Primer Moving beyond Green Hype and Green washing Green IT is about enabling efficient, effective and productive information services delivery. There is a growing green gap between green hype messaging or green washing and IT pain point issues including limits on availability or rising costs ...

Green and Virtual Data Center: Productive Economical Efficient Effective Flexible

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Green and Virtual Data Center A Green and Virtual IT Data Center (e.g. an information factory) means an environment comprising: Habitat for technology or physical infrastructure (e.g. physical data center, yours, co-lo, managed service or cloud) Power, cooling, communication networks, HVAC, smoke and fire suppression, physical security IT data information infrastructure (e.g. hardware, ...

Green and Virtual Data Center Links

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Updated 1/1/2017 Green and Virtual IT Data Center Links Moving beyond Green Hype and Green washing Green hype and green washing may be on the endangered species list and going away, however, green IT for servers, storage, networks, facilities as well as related software and management techniques that address energy efficiency including power ...

VMware VVOLs storage I/O fundementals (Part 1)

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

VMware VVOL's storage I/O fundamentals (Part I)

AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration In case you missed it today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced Zocalo an enterprise class storage and file sharing service. As you might have guessed, by being file sync and share of cloud storage Zocalo can be seen as a competitor or ...