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SteelFusion radically improves branch economics by fusing servers, storage, virtualization and networking into a single solution speeding provisioning by up to 30x and recovery by up to 96x
Nutanix Inc. rolled out version 4.0 of its hyper-converged storage operating system today, adding data deduplication for data on hard disk drives and centralized management of multiple clusters and snapshots.
With today’s rebranding of Riverbed Granite as SteelFusion, Riverbed is prodding all branch IT owners to step up and consider what branch IT should ideally look like. Instead of a disparate package of network optimization, remote servers and storage arrays, difficult if not foresworn data protection approaches, and independently maintained branch applications… converged SteelFusion edge appliances sit in the branch to provide local computing performance but work on “projected” data… A big part of the unique magic in SteelFusion is that it enables branch locations to leverage enterprise storage actually located in the data center as if it were local high performance storage….Read More
Load DynamiX Simplifies Storage Performance Workload Modeling to Accelerate Flash and Hybrid Storage
Load DynamiX, the leader in storage infrastructure performance validation, today announced its latest storage workload modeling products that enable enterprise storage architects and engineers accelerate deployment of solid state technologies, validate performance, and optimize storage budgets.
Load DynamiX expanded its storage validation testing portfolio today with a multiprotocol device, virtual appliance and upgraded software that supports virtual desktop infrastructure workloads.
When we talk about big data today we aren’t talking just about the data and its three V’s (or up to 15 depending on who you consult), but more and more about the promise of big transformation to the data center. In other words, it’s about big money. First, consider recent news about some key Hadoop distro vendors. Many of them are now billion dollar players, much of that on speculation and expectation of future data center occupation….Read More