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SimpliVity Supports Mission-Critical Applications

March 25, 2015 |

Mission-critical applications are mission critical because, without them, business operations will cease or fail. The apprehension with virtualizing mission-critical applications has always been performance, since…

Deduping IO

March 24, 2015 |

“The best IO is the one you don’t have to do.” That’s famous advice from American computer architect and high-tech entrepreneur Gene Amdahl, and it’s…

A Hypervisor Agnostic and Portable Platform

March 20, 2015 |

The core technology of SimpliVity hyperconverged infrastructure products is the OmniStack Data Virtualization Platform. This platform was written from the ground up to provide true…

Windows 2003 EOS in July 2015 … Now What?

March 18, 2015 |

Hopefully this blog post brings no surprise that Windows 2003 is soon coming to its end of support (on July 14, 2015 to be exact)….

The True Hyperconvergence Ticker Explained

March 13, 2015 |

On the home page of our website, you will notice a new ‘ticker’ with numbers scrolling across the screen. If you have wondered what is…

Data Efficiency: Deduplication

March 12, 2015 |

In my previous blog, I wrote about the trade offs made when considering different approaches to compression. In this blog, we will consider the same…

SimpliVity Raises $175 M in Series D Funding; Positions for Category Leadership

March 10, 2015 |

SimpliVity today announced the results of its Series D funding round, raising $175M, at a valuation of over $1 billion. Thank you. I’d like to…

What Is True Hyperconvergence?

March 5, 2015 |

Infrastructure convergence has been evolving over the last few years. We’ve seen several waves of solutions up until now. Converged infrastructure only attempts to address…

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…