XtremIO & Stratoscale White Paper

To improve competitiveness in a fast-paced world, organizations are embracing software as a prime differentiator. A software-driven business is more agile and efficient, innovates faster, and responds dynamically to changing market and customer demands. Increasingly, gaining these compelling advantages requires adopting cloud-native applications. Building and maintaining a proper cloud platform (for example, life-cycle management, troubleshooting… Continue reading XtremIO & Stratoscale White Paper

VMware vSphere 6.7 U1 – A Major enhancement is coming to PSP Round Robin

During VMworld 2018 US, VMware announced their upcoming vSphere 6.7 U1 version which you can read the highlights of it here https://blogs.vmware.com/vsphere/2018/08/under-the-hood-vsphere-6-7-update-1.html what they didn't covered in that post, is their upcoming changes to the Path Selection Protocol (PSP) when used in conjunction with the Round Robin (RR) algorithm. Up until now, when you wanted… Continue reading VMware vSphere 6.7 U1 – A Major enhancement is coming to PSP Round Robin

You can now watch my VMworld 2018 Session

I had fun, delivering my XtremIO best practices session at VMworld 2018, clicking the link below will take you to a video recording of the session https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDejA3qz_Gs&feature=youtu.be Also, here are some references to topics I discussed in my session XtremIO Integration with CloudIQ - https://xtremio.me/2018/08/27/vmworld-2018-xtremio-integration-with-cloudiq/ Tech-Previewing the .Next VSI Plugin - https://xtremio.me/2018/08/27/vmworld-2018-tech-previewing-the-next-vsi-plugin/ Virtual Storage Integrator… Continue reading You can now watch my VMworld 2018 Session

Why VMware have chosen XtremIO for their SAP HANA Workloads

We have just published a short white paper and some videos explaining why VMware have chosen XtremIO to run their SAP HANA workloads, the white paper can be downloaded by clicking the screenshot below You can also watch Kandy O'Mara (A Solutions Architect from VMware) explaining the SAP HANA use case here https://f1.media.brightcove.com/12/694940018001/694940018001_5810379238001_5810374086001.mp4   The… Continue reading Why VMware have chosen XtremIO for their SAP HANA Workloads

AppSync 3.8 is GA, Here’s What’s New

We have just released the long awaited 3.8 version of AppSync AppSync is a software that enables Integrated Copy Data Management (iCDM) with Dell EMC's primary storage systems. AppSync simplifies and automates the process of generating and consuming copies of production data. By abstracting the underlying storage and replication technologies, and through deep application integration,… Continue reading AppSync 3.8 is GA, Here’s What’s New

ESG Lab Review: Dell EMC XtremIO X2 – Delivering High Performance and Advanced Functionality for Virtualized Environments

ESG have just released a new validation paper about how well the XtremIO X2 platform behaves in a virtualized environment. Abstract This ESG Lab Review documents testing of the Dell EMC XtremIO X2 array with a focus on high performance and advanced features for today's modern, virtualized environments. The Challenges There are more technology options… Continue reading ESG Lab Review: Dell EMC XtremIO X2 – Delivering High Performance and Advanced Functionality for Virtualized Environments

Updated White Paper, Best Practices for running Oracle On Dell EMC XtremIO X2

Dell EMC XtremIO is a market-leading, purpose-built, all-flash array that offers consistently high performance with low latency, unmatched storage efficiency with inline, all-the-time data services, rich application, integrated copy services and unprecedented management simplicity. It is designed from the ground up to unlock flash technology's instant performance potential by uniquely leveraging the characteristics of SSDs,… Continue reading Updated White Paper, Best Practices for running Oracle On Dell EMC XtremIO X2