Archive for the ‘programming’ Category

S3motion Buckets Containers Objects AWS S3 Cloud and EMCcode

Sunday, April 12th, 2015

S3motion Buckets Containers Objects AWS S3 Cloud and EMCcode It's springtime in Kentucky and recently I had the opportunity to have a conversation with Kendrick Coleman to talk about S3motion, Buckets, Containers, Objects, AWS S3, Cloud and Object Storage, node.js, EMCcode and open source among other related topics which are available ...

March 2015 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

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Collecting Transaction Per Minute from SQL Server and HammerDB

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Collecting Transaction Per Minute from SQL Server and HammerDB When using benchmark or workload generation tools such as HammerDB I needed a way to capture and log performance activity metrics such as transactions per minute. For example using HammerDB to simulate an application making database requests performing various transactions as part ...

Microsoft Diskspd (Part II): Server Storage I/O Benchmark Tools

Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Microsoft Diskspd (Part II): Server Storage I/O Benchmark Tools This is part-two of a two-part post pertaining Microsoft Diskspd.that is also part of a broader series focused on server storage I/O benchmarking, performance, capacity planning, tools and related technologies. You can view part-one of this post here, along with ...

Docker for Smarties (e.g. non-dummies) from VMworld 2014

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Docker for Smarties (e.g. non-dummies) from VMworld 2014 In this Industry Trends Perspectives video pod cast episode (On YouTube) I had a chance to visit with Nathan LeClaire of docker.com at the recent VMworld 2014 in San Francisco for a quick overview of docker and containers are about, what ...

Chat with Cash Coleman talking ClearDB, cloud database and Johnny Cash

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Podcast with Cash Coleman talking ClearDB, cloud database and Johnny Cash In this episode from the SNIA DSI 2014 event I am joined by Cashton Coleman (@Cash_Coleman). Introducing Cashton (Cash) Coleman and ClearDB Cashton (Cash) is a Software architect, product mason, family bonder, life builder, idea founder along with Founder & CEO ...

Welcome to the Object Storage Center page – www.objectstoragecenter.com

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Updated 5/30/2017 Welcome to Cloud Bulk Big Data Software Defined Object Storage page Welcome to the Cloud, Big Data, Software Defined, Bulk and Object Storage trends news page, part of the objectstoragecenter.com micro site collection of resources. Software defined, Bulk, Cloud and Object Storage exist to support expanding and diverse application data ...

A Pivotal or cloudy moment for EMC and VMware?

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

EMC and VMware (who is majority owned by EMC) have announced a new joint initiative called Pivotal (read more here and here) as part of their software defined data center strategies and architecture. Is this a pivotal moment for both EMC and VMware signaling that they will be going ...

Ceph Day Amsterdam 2012 (Object and cloud storage)

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Recently while I was in Europe presenting some sessions at conferences and doing some seminars, I was invited by Ed Saipetch (@edsai) of Inktank.com to attend the first Ceph Day in Amsterdam. As luck or fate would turn out, I was in Nijkerk which is about an hour train ride from Amsterdam central ...

Seven databases in seven weeks, a book review of NoSQL databases

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Seven Databases in Seven Weeks (A Guide to Modern Databases and the NoSQL Movement) is a book written Eric Redmond (@coderoshi) and Jim Wilson (@hexlib), part of The Pragmatic Programmers (@pragprog) series that takes a look at several non SQL based database systems. Coverage includes PostgreSQL, Riak, Apache HBase, ...