When searching for cloud computing and storage solutions for your organization, the biggest decision you will face is whether to choose a public cloud or a private one. With each of these formats, there are definite pros and cons.
Sometimes the best way to advance the state of technology is to return to past architectures. I call this approach "back to the future" innovation.v
Today, Violin Systems signed an agreement to acquire X-IO Storage. This is big. Here is why we are doing it.
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 of where our business has been and where it is going. I’m fortunate enough to be one of those lucky ones, having people around me here at Violin Systems that respect my 30 years of experience driving storage and software solutions. Recently, I’ve been invited to share that experience with a broader audience as an invited member of the Forbes Technology Council.