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:...

Storage comments from the field and customers in the trenches

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

When I was in Europe presenting some sessions at conferences and doing some seminars last month I meet and spoke with one of the attendees at the StorageExpo Holland event. The persons name (Han Breemer) came up to visit with me after one of my presentations that include SSD is in your ...

EMC Storage and Management Software Getting FAST

Monday, December 7th, 2009

EMC has announced the availability of the first phase of FAST (Fully Automated Storage Tiering) functionality for their Symmetrix VMAX, CLARiiON and Celerra storage systems. FAST was first previewed earlier this year (see here and here). Key themes of FAST are to leverage policies for enabling automation ...