Four Ways to Achieve Quick Wins in the Cloud

More companies than ever want to use the cloud as part of their overall IT strategy. To do so, they often look to achieve some quick wins in the cloud to demonstrate its value. Achieving these quick wins also serves to give them some practical hands on…

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Breaking Down Scalable Data Protection Appliances

Scalable data protection appliances have arguably emerged as one of the hottest backup trends in quite some time, possibly since the introduction of deduplication into the backup process. These appliances offer backup software, cloud connectivity, repl…

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DCIG 2019-20 Enterprise Deduplication Backup Target Appliance Buyer’s Guide Now Available

The DCIG 2019-20 Enterprise Deduplication Backup Target Appliance Buyer’s Guide helps enterprises assess the enter­prise deduplication backup target appliance marketplace to help them identify which appliance may be the best fit for their environment. …

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Make the Right Choice between Scale-out and Scale-up Backup Appliance Architectures

Companies are always on the lookout for simpler, most cost-effective methods to manage their infrastructure. This explains, in part, the emergence of scale-out architectures over the last few years as a preferred means for implementing backup appliance…

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What is a Purpose Built Object Storage Appliance?

I continue to look into object storage solutions that I feel are appropriate for the small to medium enterprise market space across all vertical markets. In this space object storage brings some significant and relevant value as it relates to its utility. The utility is realized when the object storage is deployed to address unstructured […]

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Did Nimble lose the plot while they were creating InfoSight?

I recently re-watched the Rocky Horror Picture Show. This fall is the 40th anniversary of this cult classic – a movie that many laughed at and with, exhibiting an overdose of style and devoid of plot. Cult classics don’t need plots, they only need fans. Storage companies don’t have plots, they have architectures and roadmaps, […]

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Customer Duleep Wikramanayake from TRA Medical Imaging elaborates on Tegile performance

I had a very nice meeting with Tegile customer Duleep Wikramanayake last week at the offices of TRA Medical Imaging. He’s an interesting man with many interesting personal stories and success derived from a mix of self-motivation, awareness and teamwork. The story of Tegile at TRA Medical Imaging has some surprises. Initially purchased as storage […]

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