Insights, Best Practices and Forward Thinking from the Customer Facing Team, Solution Architects and Leaders on Extreme Performance Applications, Infrastructure, Storage and the Real-World Impact Possible

5G and IoT: Latency Dependent

by Field Insight on August 27, 2018

I was having coffee with a friend of mine a few weeks ago and he was talking about some new phone coming out that would be 5G ready.  Now, I’m not a big “phone” guy and my friend is not in any a “Technology” guy, at least not that he realizes. As a....

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IO: Understanding Random vs Sequential

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on August 15, 2018


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A New Endeavour: Sharing Insights with Forbes Readers

by Mark Lewis on July 24, 2018

In many cultures around the world, there is a reverent respect for the life experience achieved by elders. In industry, those of us who have been around long enough eventually reach “veteran” status and if we’re lucky carry some sway with our views....

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Making Violin Great Again

by Mark Lewis on July 17, 2018

  OK, I am sorry. I couldn’t resist the play on words. This definitely is not a political post.

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Why Violin?

by Mark Lewis on May 16, 2018

Greetings. Since accepting the role of CEO many folks have asked why I decided to join the Violin Systems team. Over my long career, I have held a wide variety of roles within the storage and enterprise software industries (it feels as though I’ve....

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Impact Your Business with Extreme Performance Storage

by Brett Miller, Field CTO on April 6, 2018

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....

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Fortune Customers Driving Storage ROI with Consolidation

by Field Insight on April 2, 2018

General data, virtualization, and the enterprise services we know, and love are merging. Consolidation is the name of the game and it’s happening on a scale we’ve yet to see in the enterprise. The enabling technology (NAND Flash and associated....

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Setting the Standard: Violin Systems Asserts Technology and Performance Leadership with New Products and Announcements

by Pat Balakrishnan on April 23, 2017

During the Latency Matters series of blog articles, Violin demonstrated how anyone can Be Instrumental by sharing how lowering latency with all flash storage helps to win championships for their organization.

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IOPS Are Fun But Latency Wins

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on April 22, 2017


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Increasing Business Value with Lower Latency All Flash Storage

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on April 21, 2017

If you've been following our series on the importance of low latency in all flash enterprise storage, you will have read about consistency, multiple and mixed workloads, and performance. The short story is lower latency--rather than higher....

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