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VMware vSAN V6.6 Part III (reducing costs complexity)

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

VMware vSAN V6.6 Part III (Reducing costs complexity) In case you missed it, VMware announced vSAN v6.6 hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) software defined data infrastructure solution. This is the third of a five-part series about VMware vSAN V6.6. View Part I here, Part II (just the speeds feeds please) is located here, ...

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links F to J

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links F to J IT Data Center and Data Infrastructure Industry Resources Updated 2/20/2018 Following are some useful Data Infrastructure IT Industry Resource Links F to J to cloud, virtual and traditional IT data infrastructure related web sites. The data infrastructure environment (servers, storage, IO and networking, ...

Some popular 2016 storageioblog posts

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

Some popular 2016 storageioblog posts

January 2017 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter

Saturday, January 21st, 2017



Get in the NVMe SSD game (if you are not already) with Intel 750 among others

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Get in the NVMe SSD game (if you are not already) Updated 2/2/2018 Get in the NVMe SSD game. If you are or have talked the Non Volatile Memory (NVM) and NVM Express (NVMe) flash SSD talk, however have not yet done the walk, there are some good opportunities to do ...

12Gb SAS SSD Enabling Server Storage I/O Performance and Effectiveness Webinar

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

12Gb SAS SSD Enabling Server Storage I/O Performance and Effectiveness Webinar Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) Solid State Devices (SSDs) including nand flash, DRAM as well as emerging PCM and 3D XPoint as part of Storage Class Memories (SCMs) are in your future. The questions are where, when, for what, how much as ...

Server StorageIO May 2016 Update Newsletter

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016



HDDs evolve for Content Application servers

Monday, April 25th, 2016

HDDs evolve for Content Application servers Updated 1/23/2018 Enterprise HDDs evolve for content server platform Insight for effective server storage I/O decision making Server StorageIO Lab Review This is the seventh and final post in this multi-part series (read part six here) based on a white paper hands-on lab report I did compliments of Servers ...

Happy Earth Day 2016 Eliminating Digital and Data e-Waste

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Happy Earth Day 2016 Eliminating Digital and Data e-Waste With Earth Day 2016 on April 22, here are some thoughts about electronic waste (e-waste). For those involved in data management or data infrastructures, the following are five tips to help cut the overhead and resulting impact of digital e-waste and ...

Server StorageIO March 2016 Update Newsletter

Monday, March 28th, 2016



Part V – NVMe overview primer (Where to learn more, what this all means)

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Updated 1/12/2018 This is the fifth in a five-part mini-series providing a NVMe primer overview. View Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, Part V as well as companion posts and more NVMe primer material at www.thenvmeplace.com. There are many different facets of NVMe including protocol that can be deployed on ...

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 January 2016 Update Newsletter

Sunday, January 31st, 2016



Server StorageIO October 2015 Update Newsletter

Thursday, October 29th, 2015