Are Storage Arrays Dead?

Are Storage Arrays Dead?

Blog Series:  About IT by Ed Turetzky We have all grown up with the notion that shared storage requires a dedicated, specialized controller to provide both the performance and functionality necessary. Today we are seeing the move to everything being software defined...
The Future Is Pluto… and Flash Storage

The Future Is Pluto… and Flash Storage

Imagine hitting a golf ball in New York City… and making a hole in one in Los Angeles! This is how one observer portrayed the New Horizons deep space mission to Pluto, though perhaps he could have been describing the capabilities of IBM FlashSystem storage arrays. New...
Hyper-Converged. Is it right for you?

Hyper-Converged. Is it right for you?

Blog Series:  About IT, by Ed Turetzky There is a lot of discussion today about the hyper-convergence of processing power, storage capacity and network. Most of the discussion has been around a couple of newcomers in Nutanix and Simplivity that provide a data center...