Dell Technology World 2018 Announcement Summary

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Dell Technology World 2018 Announcement SummaryThis is part one of a five-part series about Dell Technology World 2018 announcement summary. Last week (April 30-May 3) I traveled to Las Vegas Nevada (LAS) to attend Dell Technology World 2018 (e.g., DTW 2018) as a guest of Dell (that is a ...

Part II Dell Technology World 2018 Modern Data Center Announcement Details

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Part II Dell Technology World 2018 Modern Data Center Announcement DetailsThis is Part II Dell Technology World 2018 Modern Data Center Announcement Details that is part of a five-post series (view part I here, part III here, part IV here and part V here). Last week ...

Part III Dell Technology World 2018 Storage Announcement Details

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Part III Dell Technology World 2018 Storage Announcement DetailsThis is Part III Dell Technology World 2018 Storage Announcement Details that is part of a five-post series (view part I here, part II here, part IV (PowerEdge MX Composable) here and part V here). Last week (April ...

Part IV Dell Technology World 2018 PowerEdge MX Gen-Z Composable Infrastructure

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Part IV Dell Technology World 2018 PowerEdge MX Gen-Z Composable InfrastructureThis is Part IV Dell Technology World 2018 PowerEdge MX Gen-Z Composable Infrastructure that is part of a five-post series (view part I here, part II here, part III here and part V here). Last week ...

Microsoft Windows Server 2019 Insiders Preview

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Microsoft Windows Server 2019 Insiders PreviewMicrosoft Windows Server 2019 Insiders Preview has been announced. Windows Server 2019 in the past might have been named 2016 R2 also known as a Long-Term Servicing Channel (LTSC) release. Microsoft recommends LTSC Windows Server for workloads such as Microsoft SQL Server, Share Point and ...

Application Data Value Characteristics Everything Is Not The Same (Part I)

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Application Data Value Characteristics Everything Is Not The SameApplication Data Value Characteristics Everything Is Not The Same This is part one of a five-part mini-series looking at Application Data Value Characteristics Everything Is Not The Same as a companion excerpt from chapter 2 of my new book Software Defined Data ...

Application Data Availability 4 3 2 1 Data Protection

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Application Data Availability 4 3 2 1 Data ProtectionApplication Data Availability 4 3 2 1 Data Protection This is part two of a five-part mini-series looking at Application Data Value Characteristics everything is not the same as a companion excerpt from chapter 2 of my new book Software Defined Data ...

Application Data Characteristics Types Everything Is Not The Same

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Application Data Characteristics Types Everything Is Not The SameApplication Data Characteristics Types Everything Is Not The Same This is part three of a five-part mini-series looking at Application Data Value Characteristics everything is not the same as a companion excerpt from chapter 2 of my new book Software Defined Data ...

Application Data Volume Velocity Variety Everything Is Not The Same

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Application Data Volume Velocity Variety Everything Not The SameApplication Data Volume Velocity Variety Everything Not The Same This is part four of a five-part mini-series looking at Application Data Value Characteristics everything is not the same as a companion excerpt from chapter 2 of my new book Software Defined Data ...

Application Data Access Lifecycle Patterns Everything Is Not The Same

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Application Data Access Life cycle Patterns Everything Is Not The Same(Part V)Application Data Access Life cycle Patterns Everything Is Not The Same This is part five of a five-part mini-series looking at Application Data Value Characteristics everything is not the same as a companion excerpt from chapter 2 of my ...

Use Intel Optane NVMe U.2 SFF 8639 SSD drive in PCIe slot

Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Use NVMe U.2 SFF 8639 disk drive form factor SSD in PCIe slotNeed to install or use an Intel Optane NVMe 900P or other Nonvolatile Memory (NVM) Express NVMe based U.2 SFF 8639 disk drive form factor Solid State Device (SSD) into PCIe a slot? For example, I needed ...

HPE Announces AMD Powered Gen 10 ProLiant DL385 For Software Defined Workloads

Monday, November 20th, 2017

HPE Announces AMD Powered Gen 10 ProLiant DL385 For Software Defined WorkloadsBy Greg Schulz - www.storageioblog.com November 20, 2017 HPE Announced today a new AMD EPYC 7000 Powered Gen 10 ProLiant DL385 for Software Defined Workloads including server virtualization, software-defined data center (SDDC), software-defined data infrastructure (SDDI), software-defined storage ...

Dell EMC VMware September 2017 Software Defined Data Infrastructure Updates

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Dell EMC VMware September 2017 Software Defined Data Infrastructure UpdatesDell EMC VMware September 2017 Software Defined Data Infrastructure UpdatesSeptember was a busy month including VMworld in Las Vegas that featured many Dell EMC VMware (among other) software defined data infrastructure updates and announcements. A summary of September VMware (and ...

Microsoft Azure September 2017 Software Defined Data Infrastructure Updates

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Microsoft Azure September 2017 Software Defined Data Infrastructure UpdatesMicrosoft and Azure September 2017 Software Defined Data infrastructure Updates September was a busy month for data infrastructure topics as well as Microsoft in terms of new and enhanced technologies. Wrapping up September was Microsoft Ignite where Azure, Azure Stack, Windows, O365, ...