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Financial Compliance Reporting: Using Real-time Data, Part 2

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on August 5, 2016

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Financial Institutions Face Lasting Impacts After ’08 Crash, Part 1

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on July 15, 2016

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“Violin’s Right: SSD Format is WRONG”

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on September 15, 2015

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Just Too Compelling

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on August 5, 2015

"Violin should be on the short list of any enterprise looking to deploy flash storage for primary application environments at scale." — Eric Burgener, Research Director, Storage, IDC

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The Unexpected Side-Effects of Tiering

by Tim Stoakes on February 22, 2015

A few months ago, I was visiting a customer, who also happens to be a very large, global retailer. I sat down with their storage architect to get a sense of their environment, their application and technology dependencies, and ultimately, their....

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The Register asks why you would put traditional enterprise workloads on an All Flash Array? Here's why.

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on February 13, 2015

The Register asks: why would you put traditional enterprise workloads on All Flash Arrays (AFA)?

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The Evolution of Storage

by VIOLIN SYSTEMS on February 10, 2015

The theme song to the popular TV show, “The Big Bang Theory” condenses the evolution of the entire cosmos into a snappy one minute, 55 second pop tune. I can sum up the entire evolution of computer storage even more succinctly: Tape, Disk, Flash,....

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The Role of Features in Flash Storage

by Tim Stoakes on February 4, 2015

In this episode of the Architecture Matters Blog Series, I’ll be covering the rising importance of data management features for all-flash arrays.

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How To Beat The Cost of Disk?

by Tim Stoakes on January 27, 2015

In this episode of the Architecture Matters blog series, let's look at the economics of all-flash arrays and Violin’s strategy to make all-flash arrays as affordable as enterprise disk solutions.

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Why Does An All-Flash Array Architecture Matter More Than Ever?

by Tim Stoakes on January 20, 2015

The beginning of a new year is often an opportunity to reflect and make resolutions. In storage, you may be part of a growing group of customers that has made the resolution to stop investing in disk, and make the move to flash. In this blog series,....

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