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May 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

May 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter Volume 18, Issue 5 (May 2018) Hello and welcome to the May 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter. In cased you missed it, the April 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter can be viewed here (HTML and PDF). May has been a ...

March 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

March 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter Volume 18, Issue 3 (March 2018) Hello and welcome to the March 2018 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter. If you are wondering where the January and February 2018 update newsletters are, they are rolled into this combined edition. In addition to the short ...

Data Infrastructure Resource Links cloud data protection tradecraft trends

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Data Infrastructure Resource Links Server Storage I/O Network By Greg Schulz - www.storageioblog.com April 28, 2018 Various data infrastructure resource links. The following are a collection of server storageioblog data infrastructure resource links. Where to learn more Vmware Vsphere Vsan Vcenter Version 6 7 Summary Vmware Vsphere Vsan Server Storage Io Enhancements Data Protection Recovery World Backup ...

August 2017 Server StorageIO Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter

Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Server StorageIO August 2017 Data Infrastructure Update Newsletter

Travel Fun Crossword Puzzle For VMworld 2017 Las Vegas

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Travel Fun Crossword Puzzle For VMworld 2017 Las Vegas Some of you may be traveling to VMworld 2017 in Las Vegas next week to sharpen, expand, refresh or share your VMware and data infrastructure tradecraft (skills, experiences, expertise, knowledge). Here is something fun to sharpen your VMware skills while traveling. Most ...

Stillwater St Croix Backyard Black Bear aka Yogi Images

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Stillwater St Croix Backyard Black Bear aka Yogis Updated 5/7/2018 Various images from the Stillwater Minnesota St Croix River area of backyard black bear aka yogis. If you are wondering what yogi and black bears have to do with server storage I/O networking, data infrastructure or other technology, well, it is not directly ...

A Story About Stadiums Along With Seismic Activity

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

A Story About Stadiums Along With Seismic Activity I find in my inbox several pitches a day for briefings, products, vendors, services, authors, books, blogs and other things to cover, write about or simply take their pitch and post it as is, or with some editing. Of course, there are also ...

Do you want a side of serverless BS (SLBS) for your data infrastructure fud?

Sunday, February 19th, 2017

Did you want a side of SLBS with your software or hardware FUD? Updated 1/17/2018 Did you want a side of serverless bs (SLBS) with your software or hardware FUD? A few years ago a popular industry buzzword term theme included server less and hardware less. It turns out, serverless BS (SLBS) ...

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 Updated 1/28/2018 A Eagle Standing Tall and Proud 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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Server Storage I/O Cables Connectors Chargers & other Geek Gifts

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

Server Storage I/O Cables Connectors Chargers & other Geek Gifts This is part one of a two part series for what to get a geek for a gift, read part two here. It is that time of the year when annual predictions are made for the upcoming year, including those that will ...