Data Infrastructure Resource Links cloud data protection tradecraft trends

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Data Infrastructure Resource Links Server Storage I/O NetworkBy Greg Schulz - www.storageioblog.com April 28, 2018 Various data infrastructure resource links.The following are a collection of server storageioblog data infrastructure resource links.Where to learn more Vmware Vsphere Vsan Vcenter Version 6 7 Summary Vmware Vsphere Vsan Server Storage Io Enhancements Data Protection Recovery World Backup ...

Server Storage I/O Converged Infrastructure CI Hyper-converged HCI overview

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Converged Infrastructure CI Hyper-converged HCI overviewUpdated 1/18/2018 This page provides insight in to Converged Infrastructure (CI), Cluster in box or Cloud in Box (CIB) along with Hyper Converged Infrastructure (HCI) topics along with links to companion resources. Converged Infrastructure including CI, CIB and HCI can be complete data infrastructure for smaller ...

Kevin Closson discusses SLOB Server CPU I/O Database Performance benchmarks

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Slilly Little Oracle Benchmark (SLOB) Database Server I/O PodcastIn this Server StorageIO podcast episode, I am joined by @Kevinclosson who is an Oracle (along with other Databases) performance expert and creator of the Silly Little Oracle Benchmark (SLOB) tool. Not surprising our data infrastructure discussion involves server CPU, software, I/O, ...

Server Storage I/O network Data Infrastructure Tradecraft Overview

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Server Storage I/O network Data Infrastructure Tradecraft Overview Updated 1/17/2018 Data Infrastructure Tradecraft includes server storage I/O network and associated technology, technique, skills, experiences. Tradecraft includes insight as well as tricks of the trade, profession and job function (read more about what is a data infrastructure here). ...

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links A to E

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

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

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 2/20/2018Following 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, ...

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links K to O

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

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

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links P to T

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links P to T IT Data Center and Data Infrastructure Industry Resources Updated 6/13/2018Following are some useful Data Infrastructure IT Industry Resource Links P to T to cloud, virtual and traditional IT data infrastructure related web sites. The data infrastructure environment (servers, storage, IO and networking, ...

Data Infrastructure IT Industry Related Resource Links U to Z

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

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

Updated Software Defined Data Infrastructure Webinars and Fall 2016 events

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Software Defined Data Infrastructure Webinars and Fall 2016 eventsHere is the updated Server StorageIO fall 2016 webinar and event activities covering software defined data center, data infrastructure, virtual, cloud, containers, converged, hyper-converged server, storage, I/O network, performance and data protection among other topics. December 7, 2016 - Webinar 11AM PT - ...

Is more of something always better? Depends on what you are doing

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Is more always better? Depends on what you are doingAs with many things it depends, however how about some of these?Is more better for example (among others): Facebook likes Twitter followers or tweets (I'm @storageio btw) Google+ likes, follows and hangouts More smart ...

Non Disruptive Updates, Needs vs. Wants

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Do you want non disruptive updates or do you need non disruptive upgrades? First there is a bit of play on words going on here with needs vs. wants, as well as what is meant by non disruptive.Regarding needs vs. wants, they are often used interchangeably particular in IT when ...

The Human Face of Big Data, a Book Review

Saturday, January 5th, 2013

My copy of the new book The Human Face of Big Data created by Rick Smolan and Jennifer Erwitt arrived yesterday compliments of EMC (the lead sponsor). In addition to EMC, the other sponsors of the book are Cisco, VMware, FedEx, Originate and Tableau software. To say this is a ...

Does software eliminate or move location of vendor lockin?

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Does software eliminate or move location of vendor lockin?Updated 1/21/2018 Does software eliminate or move location of vendor lockin? I'm always interested when I hear or read a software vendor or their value added reseller (VAR) or business partner claim that their solution eliminates vendor lockin. More often than not, I ...