Archive for the ‘Power and Cooling’ Category

Part II 2014 Server Storage I/O Geek Gift ideas

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

Part II 2014 Server Storage I/O Geek Gift ideasThis is part two of a two part series for what to get a geek for a gift, read part one here. KVM switch Not to be confused with a software defined network (SDN) switch for the KVM virtualization hypervisor, how about the other ...

Part II: Revisiting re:Invent 2014, Lambda and other AWS updates

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

Part II: Revisiting re:Invent 2014 and other AWS updates This is part two of a two-part series about Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent 2014 and other recent cloud updates, read part one here.AWS re:Invent announcements Announcements and enhancements made by AWS during re:Invent include:Key Management Service (KMS) Amazon ...

What does server storage I/O scaling mean to you?

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

What does server storage I/O scaling mean to you? Scaling means different things to various people depending on the context or what it is referring to. For example, scaling can me having or doing more of something, or less as well as referring to how more, or less of something is implemented. Scaling ...

September October 2014 Server and StorageIO Update Newsletter

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

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April and May 2014 Server and StorageIO Update newsletter

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

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Is there an information or data recession? Are you using less storage? (With Polls)

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

Is there an information or data recession? Are you using less storage? (With Polls)Is there an information recession where you are creating, processing, moving or saving less data? Are you using less data storage than in the past either locally online, offline or remote including via clouds? IMHO there is no such ...

Nand flash SSD NVM SCM server storage I/O memory conversations

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

Updated 1/10/2018 The SSD Place (NVM, SCM, PM, Flash, 3D XPoint, MRAM, NVMe Server, Storage, I/O Topics Now and then somebody asks me if I'm familiar with flash or nand flash Solid State Devices (SSD) along with other non-volatile memory (NVM) technologies and trends including NVM Express (NVMe). Having been involved with various ...

February 2014 Server StorageIO Update Newsletter Data Infrastructure Insights

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

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StorageIO data infrastructure industry vendors links page updated with over 1,200 entries

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

StorageIO data infrastructure industry vendors links page updated with over 1,200 entries Is your company, organization or one that you are a fan of, or represent listed on the StorageIO industry links page? The StorageIO industry links page has been updated with over thousand different industry related companies, vendors, vars, trade ...

IT and data center sustainability, the other convergence zone

Friday, January 24th, 2014

IT and data center sustainability convergence Recently Hailey Lynne McKeefry (@HaileyMcK), Editor in Chief over at Data Center Acceleration (@DataAccelerate) reached out for a conversation about well, data center themes and topics. Given Hailey's background in covering technology as well as business supply chain we somehow ended up talking about ...

Goodbye 2013, hello 2014, predictions past, present and future

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Good by 2013 and hello 2014 along with predictions past, present and future First, for those who may have missed this, thanks to all who helped make 2013 a great year!Looking back at 2013 I saw a continued trend of more vendors and their media public relations (PR) people reaching ...

Fall 2013 StorageIO Update Newsletter

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

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EMC New VNX MCx doing more storage I/O work vs. just being more

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

It's not how much you have, its how storage I/O work gets done that mattersFollowing last weeks VMworld event in San Francisco where among other announcements including this one around Virtual SAN (VSAN) along with Software Defined Storage (SDS), EMC today made several announcements.Today's EMC announcements include:...

Viking SATADIMM: Nand flash SATA SSD in DDR3 DIMM slot?

Monday, August 12th, 2013

Today computer and data storage memory vendor Viking announced that SSD vendor Solidfire has deployed their SATADIMM modules in DDR3 DIMM (e.g. Random Access Memory (RAM) main memory) slots of their SF SSD based storage solution.Solidfire SD solution with SATADIMM via VikingNand flash SATA SSD ...