Fun Fact, I wrote this in November of last year. Still holds up. Figured I publish it. I’ve spent… Read more Recognizing Disruption and the Death of the Storage Admin
Bear with me folks, as this is going to be a two-parter, and yes I ramble when I write, which… Read more 2005 Called, They Want Their Storage Issues Back
A few weeks back I had the pleasure to attend Cisco Live in San Diego, this came right on the heels… Read more Great Feats of Deployment: OpenStack in 90 Minutes
Shameless Plug Disclaimer: This is a cross-post from one I wrote for the Corporate blog at SolidFire, and is… Read more Storage industry: Stop that, start this – A history
The storage wars of the mid/late 2000s were fairly legendary, at least that was my take on it from an outsiders… Read more SNLDD Episode #9: Can’t We All Just Get Along?
Every night millions of terabytes of data are read and written. In my view, this is a wasted IO operation.… Read more Backup Is Broken
Funfact: This post will be markety in nature. I just got back from the Gartner Data Center Symposium where we… Read more DEDUPE ALL THE DATA
Quick Stealth Edit: I should preface a lot of this with much of this discussion is focused on storage in… Read more 3E’s of Storage Part Deux
I was just doing some basic research on creating a PowerShell script that would determine data change rates for a… Read more The 3E’s of Storage: Efficient, Effective, and Easy
In 2011 I was at VMworld and spent a lot of time at the solutions exchange visiting all the storage… Read more Challenge your biases, change your preconceived notions.