Predictable Storage Predictions

March 7th, 2016|Data storage|

SearchStorage has recently published their storage predictions for 2016. The theme is “Enterprise storage market poised for change in 2016.” It is hard to argue with this since enterprise storage has been changing for the last decade. For a long time the focus has been [...]

Is your vRealize management pack data-aware?

February 11th, 2016|Data storage|

One of the great things about my job is I get to talk to folks about how to become data-aware and how DataGravity can help them achieve this goal. Usually, I’m talking to them about how to find sensitive data in file containers such as [...]

How you know if data-aware storage is right for your team

September 2nd, 2015|Data storage|

At the core of becoming data-aware, there’s a simple premise – you deserve to know what’s in your data. If you own a house, you’re not sitting across the street staring through its windows with binoculars; you’re living and breathing within its four walls. Becoming [...]

SlideShare: Staying ahead of the data-awareness curve

July 28th, 2015|Data storage|

Curveballs, in baseball, are notoriously hard to hit. You need to identify one as soon as it’s released from the pitcher’s hand—otherwise you’re almost certain to strike out. Staying ahead of the curve in the storage industry has similar benefits; by remaining up to date [...]

6 Tips to Avoid Storage Clutter

June 30th, 2015|Data storage|

Although it’s a chore, spring cleaning can be therapeutic at any time of year. Every home naturally accumulates new and interesting objects: A bike, broken since last summer; a strand of Christmas lights that never actually worked; boxes upon boxes of old clothes; items promised [...]