Software Defined, Bulk, Cloud, Scale Out, Object Storage Fundamentals

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Cloud, Bulk, Scale-Out, Object Storage FundamentalsUpdated 1/21/2018Welcome to the Cloud, Big Data, Software Defined, scale-out, Bulk and Object Storage Fundamentals page. This page contains various resources, tips, essential topics pertaining to Software Defined, scale-out, Cloud, Bulk and Object Storage Fundamentals. Other resources pertaining to Software Defined, scale-out, Cloud, Bulk and Object ...

SDx Summit London UK (Planning and Enabling Your Journey to Software Defined)

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Planning and Enabling Your Journey to Software Defined)Will 2017 be there year of all software-defined X (e.g. SDx) where X can be everything from data centers (SDDC), data infrastructures (SDDI), infrastructure (SDI), storage (SDS), network (SDN) or marketing (SDM) among others? What about IoT, IoD, ByoD, ByoL (bring your own ...

2016 Going Dutch Cloud Virtualization Server Storage I/O Seminars

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

2016 Going Dutch Cloud Virtualization Server Storage I/O SeminarsIn June 2016 Brouwer Storage Consultancy is organizing their yearly spring seminar workshops in Nijkerk Holland (south of Amsterdam, near Utrecht and Amersfoort) with myself among others presenting.Cloud Virtualization Server Storage I/O Seminars For this series of seminar workshops, there are four sessions, ...

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (aka Xenial Xerus) What’s In The Bits and Bytes?

Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (aka Xenial Xerus) What's In The Bits and Bytes?Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (aka Xenial Xerus) was recently released (you can get the bits or software download here). Ubuntu is available in various distributions including as a server, workstation or desktop among others that can run bare metal on ...

Server StorageIO April 2016 Update Newsletter

Friday, April 29th, 2016



Welcome to the Cloud Bulk Object Storage Resources Center

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Cloud Bulk Big Data Software Defined Object Storage ResourcesUpdated 1/21/2018Welcome to the Cloud, Big Data, Software Defined, Bulk and Object Storage Resources Center Page objectstoragecenter.com. This object storage resources, along with software defined, cloud, bulk, and scale-out storage page is part of the server StorageIOblog microsite collection of resources. Software-defined, Bulk, ...

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 ...

Mr. Backup (Curtis Preston) goes back to Ceph School

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Now also available via This is a new episode in the continuing StorageIO industry trends and perspectives pod cast series (you can view more episodes or shows along with other audio and video content here) as well as listening via iTunes or via your preferred means using this RSS feed (https://storageio.com/StorageIO_Podcast.xml)In ...

Ceph Day in Amsterdam and Sage Weil on Object Storage

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

Now also available via This is a new episode in the continuing StorageIO industry trends and perspectives pod cast series (you can view more episodes or shows along with other audio and video content here) as well as listening via iTunes or via your preferred means using this RSS feed ...