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The Path To Hyperconvergence

April 24, 2015 |

SimpliVity has been on the road around the world (literally … we’re partially through our “Get Hyperconverged” 23-country/50-city road show). One of the things that…

Customer Validation: Simplifying IT & Operations

April 17, 2015 |

With 70% or more of x86 workloads virtualized, many IT organizations are looking for ways to gain further efficiency in IT. Some are enabling the…

Tech Refresh Hamster Wheel

April 9, 2015 |

Is it time for your triennial, quadrennial or quinquennial tech refresh? Many customers these days are looking at about a three- to five-year lifecycle on…

Data Efficiency: Hardware-Assisted Deduplication

March 31, 2015 |

One of the key components of SimpliVity’s hyperconverged infrastructure solution is data efficiency: deduplication, compression and optimization of data before it hits the disk. Inline…

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…

Data Efficiency: 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…