The latest VMware Cloud on AWS release expands capabilities, regions and partner support.
The latest IBM Spectrum Virtualize release (8.1.1) extends IBM’s storage capabilities into the public cloud.
Once upon a time, when clouds were young, we thought that all our fancy storage arrays would shortly sport built-in cloud tiering mechanisms.
Nutanix is expanding its presence as a software defined leader in the fast-growing enterprise private/hybrid cloud computing solution provider market.
What’s a Cloud Converged system? It is really what us naive people thought hybrid storage was all about all along. Yet until now no high performance enterprise class storage ever actually delivered it. But now, Oracle’s latest ZFS Storage Appliance, the ZS5, comes natively integrated with Oracle Cloud storage. What does that mean? On-premise ZS5 Storage Object pools now extend organically into Oracle Cloud storage (which is also made up of ZS storage) – no gateway or third party software required.
The healthcare industry is facing tremendous data challenges as the medical community evolves to support rapid growth in digital medical imaging, new government regulations and improvements in patient care.
Moving your data out of a public storage cloud can be expensive. Review and estimate provider costs upfront to avoid a nasty surprise down the road.
On March 8, HPE announced it will be acquiring Nimble for approximately $1B. This acquisition comes on the heels of the acquisition of SimpliVity for $650M that closed on February 17, 2017.
Moving apps and data to the public cloud can provide some real benefits, but you can’t afford to have your IT assets stuck in a provider’s cloud if it all goes wrong. Do your homework and demand answers to the right questions upfront, to avoid the headaches of potential lock-in down the road.
The new Cloud business unit of Ingram Micro is helping to accelerate the transition to cloud, both for channel partners and end users.