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September and October 2016 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Volume 16, Issue IX Hello and welcome to this September and October 2016 Server StorageIO update newsletter. In This Issue Commentary in the news Tips and Articles StorageIOblog posts Events and Webinars ...

Like an Eagle Standing Tall and Proud, 9/11 2001 Never Forget

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Like an Eagle Standing Tall and Proud, 9/11 2001 Never Forget Like an Eagle Standing Tall and Proud On this 15th anniversary of the September 11 (e.g. 9/11), 2001 terror attacks on the United States, instead of a lot of words, photos, videos, links and other items, standing tall and proud, never ...

Server StorageIO August 2016 Update Newsletter

Sunday, August 28th, 2016



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



NetApp Announces ONTAP 9 software defined storage management

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

NetApp Announces ONTAP 9 software defined storage management NetApp has announced ONTAP 9 the latest version or generation of their storage software that defines and powers ONTAP storage systems and appliances (e.g. those known by some as FAS among others). The major theme of ONTAP 9 is simple anywhere eluding ...

Server StorageIO May 2016 Update Newsletter

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016



Participate in Top vBlog 2016 Voting Now

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Participate in Top vBlog 2016 Voting Now It's that time of the year when Eric Siebert (@ericsiebert) hosts his annual top virtual Blog (vBlog) voting via his great vsphere-land site (check it out if you are not familiar). The voting is now open until May 27th after which the results tabulated, ...

EMCworld 2016 EMC Hybrid and Converged Clouds Your Way

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

EMCworld 2016 EMC Hybrid and Converged Clouds Your Way This is a quick post looking at a high-level view of today's EMCworld 2016 announcements. Following up from yesterdays post covering the set of announcements, today's theme is around Hybrid, Converged and Clouds your way. In addition to the morning announcements, EMC also ...

EMCworld 2016 Getting Started on Dell EMC announcements

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

EMCworld 2016 Getting Started on Dell EMC announcements It's the first morning of EMCworld 2016 here in Las Vegas with some items already announced today, and more in the wings. One of the underlying themes and discussions besides what's new or who's doing what, is that this is for all practical ...

The Future of Ethernet – 2016 Roadmap released by Ethernet Alliance

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

The Future of Ethernet - 2016 Roadmap released by Ethernet Alliance The Future of Ethernet - 2016 Roadmap released by Ethernet Alliance The Ethernet Alliance has announced their 2016 roadmap of enhancements for Ethernet. Ethernet enhancements include speeds, connectivity interfaces that span needs from consumer, enterprise, to cloud and managed service providers. Highlights of ...

Server StorageIO February 2016 Update Newsletter

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016



Part II – EMC DSSD D5 Direct Attached Shared AFA

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Part II - EMC DSSD D5 Direct Attached Shared AFA This is the second post in a two-part series on the EMC DSSD D5 announcement, you can read part one here. Lets take a closer look at how EMC DSSD D5 works, its hardware and software components, how it compares and other ...

Server StorageIO December 2015 Update Newsletter

Thursday, December 31st, 2015