Brett Miller, Field CTO

Brett Miller, Field CTO

Recent Posts

IT Modernization: Renovate or Buy New?

Posted by Brett Miller, Field CTO on Oct 18, 2018 12:00:00 PM

With all the technology approaches in the market place to modernize IT, it is a challenge to maneuver through all the noise and figure out which is the best approach for you and your company.   Whether you are considering cloud, hyper-converged, revolutionary database products, or a new dev ops program, it all seems daunting. In recent conversations and blogs that I have read, any of these changes need to be accompanied by a change in cultural and skill set.  The complexity of the changes and the impact they have on an organization reminds me of the process I went through to decide whether or not to modernize my existing home or buy new.

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Topics: SAN, flash storage, storage, Extreme Performance, Transformation

Impact Your Business with Extreme Performance Storage

Posted by Brett Miller, Field CTO on Apr 6, 2018 7:00:34 AM

Most companies today that host their own data storage systems are buying flash storage.  As a long-time storage manager, I often wondered how data was going to continue to grow and storage systems grow to support those needs without over-burdening the datacenter.  With flash and the density that the 5th generation of Violin arrays able to provide, this is no longer a major concern.  The challenge facing CIOs and Directors of Storage is “Which flash storage company should we partner with?”.

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Topics: Customer Impact, From The Field