Unstructured data has always been a sore spot for the data protection process. The growth in the number of files that make up unstructured data sets and the capacity that they consume now threatens to break the data protection model completely. Considering that every indicator suggests the growth in the unstructured data will not only […]
There are two key assumptions when it comes to purpose-built backup appliances. First, they must have inline deduplication and second, they will all be replaced by backup software solutions as they add deduplication functionality to their software and start selling their own turnkey appliances. Like most assumptions, these are probably wrong, as inline deduplication has […]
At the time of writing, there are 197 days left before vSphere 5.5 is end of life and no longer supported. I am currently in the middle of an architecture project at work and was reminded of the importance of upgrading — not just for the coolest new features, but for the business value in doing […]
This is the VMware vSphere Design Deep-Dive. I have aggregated all of the design considerations that I could find that need to be assessed in a VMware vSphere architecture design. Brevity and bullet-points are used to keep the information concise and readable. If you are going down the VMware vSAN route, consider these design considerations […]
Amazon S3 is a secure, durable and highly scalable object based storage which is accessible via simple web service interface. S3 is independent of a server unlike the traditional SAN and NAS based storage. With Amazon S3, data is not managed as blocks or files using SCSI, CIFS or NFS protocols however data is managed…
IBM POWER offers system footprint and capabilities to meet any client requirement.
Nutanix Foundation is evolving very quickly. With every release Nutanix engineering is adding new features or supported platforms. Few, most important new features in Foundation 3.11.X : You can configure network segmentation for a… The post Nutanix Basics – Nutanix Foundation – part 4 appeared first on VMwaremine – Artur Krzywdzinski | Nutanix.