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The True Measure of Scale in Hyperconverged Infrastructure

February 26, 2015 |

What is the true measurement of scalability within a data center platform? Obviously the number of building blocks or nodes that can be placed in…

Hyperconverged Infrastructure Demo Video

February 19, 2015 |

For those of you looking to simplify your virtualization management experience, I think this recorded demo of the SimpliVity hyperconverged infrastructure management will be of…

Hyperconvergence and Deduplication … Child’s Play?

February 11, 2015 |

During a recent visit with a prospective customer, I was discussing how simple SimpliVity hyperconverged infrastructure is to deploy and use. While “child’s play” might…

VMware Partner Exchange 2015

February 10, 2015 |

Lots to talk about after an exciting week at VMware Partner Exchange 2015 conference last week. SimpliVity kicked things off (pun intended) with a half-day…

Don’t Believe The Hype: Efficiency Matters

February 5, 2015 |

At the VMware Partner Exchange (PEX) conference this week, there was a flurry of vendors using the term “hyperconverged,” including some taking baby steps forward…

Data Efficiency: Compression

February 4, 2015 |

In a previous post, we referenced the importance of delivering data efficiency as a core part of the solution and not as a bolt on….

Data Efficiency: Defining The Data Problem

January 29, 2015 |

What is the data problem? There’s a common misconception that the data problem is the result of having too much data to manage. While data…

Data Efficiency for 21st-Century Data Centers

January 27, 2015 |

Storage efficiency has typically referred to the processes resulting in reduced storage and bandwidth capacity requirements. Compression, thin provisioning, data deduplication and even storage virtualization…

Introducing OmniCube CN-2200

January 21, 2015 |

SimpliVity recently introduced an upgrade in the OmniCube hyperconverged infrastructure portfolio. With the introduction of the OmniCube CN-2200, an upgraded replacement for the CN-2000, broader scalability…

SimpliVity Backups Are Better Than “Snap and Replicate Backups”

January 19, 2015 |

By offering deduplication and backup functionality as core functionality in the SimpliVity platform we gain many advantages for saving disk capacity, eliminating unnecessary disk IO…