Meet the PowerUsers of PowerMax

Here's your chance to hear directly from users about PowerMax. In this panel discussion, we talk to some the folks who had "hands on" early access to the new platforms and software. We get the inside scoop about their experiences and their thoughts on new technologies like NVMe and Storage Class Memory.

Tech Confessions with @CommsNinja

Here's my #TechConfession with host/diva @CommsNinja confessing my software defined moment. During my therapy session, Amy and I analyzed market shifts, user adoption, and common software defined use cases.  For most IT organizations, when it comes traditional vs software defined infrastructure, the treatment is very much an "AND" and not an "OR".

Tales from The Field – What Does Your Next Gen Data Center Look Like?

One of the very cool parts of this gig is getting to spend lots of time talking to smart IT folks. Many of them are the actual practitioners of technology and it’s great to get real world insight into what’s happening in their world. While it’s critically important to make sure apps are up, users are happy, and the business is being supported, there’s always the need to pay attention to the future.

Dell EMC High-End Storage Presents at Tech Field Day 16

Recently, I had the great pleasure of being invited to participate in Tech Field Day 16 in Austin, Texas. For those not familiar, TFD16 is an industry event that brings together innovative IT providers with independent analysts and thought leaders to share information and opinions. It was fun event and a great experience to meet, work, and discuss … Continue reading Dell EMC High-End Storage Presents at Tech Field Day 16

Webinar Replay: Top Ways Your All-Flash Array Can Save the Day

Are you confident that your All-Flash Array is designed for resiliency and availability? Want to find out more about how implementing Flash Arrays improves service levels and lowers TCO for your business critical applications such as Oracle, SAP and VMware? To learn more, check out my latest webinar where we dive into the coolness of … Continue reading Webinar Replay: Top Ways Your All-Flash Array Can Save the Day

Big Iron – You Rely On It Every Day.

No question, the trend to modernize infrastructure is top of mind across all IT organizations. Discussions include strategies around deploying cool technologies like flash for all primary storage. Scale out systems that can get big and small. Converged platforms to speed deployments. And pretty much software defined everything to support a growing subset of workloads. And while a lot of this technology is applied to new apps running in cool and hip virtualized environments, there’s still a very healthy demand to apply those capabilities to those super important traditional apps running in physical environments. Which includes major efforts to modernize the Mainframe.