Software-Defined Data Center

A Software-Defined Data Center architecture brings together compute, storage, networking virtualization and management offerings, a unified hybrid cloud lets you rapidly develop, automatically deliver and manage all of your enterprise applications, no matter where they reside, from one, unified platform.

Ceph: Open-Source Software Defined Storage

I have been trying to look into all the large open-source players out there recently in the cloud space. There is one name keeps popping up, Ceph. Ceph is a [...]

Kaminario: Small Company, Powerful Product

Never heard of Kaminario? Neither has most of the world. Kaminario is a small All-Flash Array manufacture out of Newton, MA.  This storage company is [...]

VMworld 2014 Announcements Roundup

Here is a roundup of all the new stuff announced at VMworld 2014 in San-Francisco (Aug 25-28th). EVO-RAIL: (available 14Q4) You can read all about this [...]

VMworld 2014 Update (8/25/14)

Here is brief list of the major announcements at VMWorld 2014 today. You can read a lot more about these updates on Chad's blog or VMware's website. VMware [...]

VMware EVO: RAIL (aka Project Mystic)

I am not sure how many of you have read up on the EVO: RAIL announcement from VMworld (Chad also talked a little about this in the SE All-hands meeting). If [...]

SAN vs VSAN

First off, let me just say i am a HUGE VMware fan. I am even a VCP myself. I think they are a great company with incredible product offerings. A few months ago [...]