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

Fortune Customers Driving Storage ROI with Consolidation

Posted by Field Insight on Apr 2, 2018 7:08:53 PM

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 software) is now mainstream and trusted. However not all Flash is created (or utilized) equal. A major contributing factor to how successful your consolidation rate is, is your ability to take advantage of all the enterprise services out there. That can be a daunting performance task, even for flash. Nothing slows down a system like turning on all enterprise services at once, which means another major contributing factor is the underlying performance of the array(s) your data is stored on.

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Topics: consolidation, Customer Impact, From The Field