Posted on May 22nd, 2015 by Elias Pinto
NetApp's Clustered Data ONTAP (cDOT) is the place to be from a technology and performance point of view. As NetApp administrators quickly become aware, the transition away from 7-mode is not as simple as flip of a switch.
Posted on May 12th, 2015 by The Storage Alchemist
Yesterday on @theCube, at #IBMEdge, Catalogic Software (@CatalogicSW) CEO, Ed Walsh talked about the company executing on its strategy and vision to deliver a ubiquitous Copy Data Management platform that works across all major storage brands and hypervisors on the market.
Posted on May 8th, 2015 by The Storage Alchemist
Have you ever stopped to think how many copies of your primary data you have? Is it 10, 20, 50 copies? Do you have any insight into why you have these copies? What are they used for? Do you know how much these copies cost you? A big part of understanding the answers to these questions starts by classifying your data.
Posted on Jan 6th, 2015 by The Storage Alchemist
You can live without air-conditioning, but you can’t live without heat.
That is a part of the conversation I had with my son as he ventured into buying his first home and was mocking up budgets. As we…
Posted on Dec 29th, 2014 by Joe E. Data
Hybrid cloud computing holds promise for enabling businesses to vastly improve infrastructure and operational efficiencies.
Many businesses, large and small, are considering the use of public cloud storage as…
Posted on Aug 1st, 2014 by The Storage Alchemist
This customer is well on their way to seeing storage efficiency improvements by 30-40%
I recently consulted with a customer with 8 NetApp FAS 2000/3000 storage systems with 500,000+ files spread across 4…
Posted on Jul 1st, 2014 by Sathya Sankaran
And, how much of our big data is copy data?
The separation from Syncsort and the launch of Catalogic Software has been nothing but exciting for everyone involved. While we operated as separate companies for…
Posted on Mar 1st, 2014 by Lee Johns
How much do you know about the nature of your data?
A data catalog is an invaluable asset to any organization. Let’s take a look at what an effective data catalog achieves before identifying the top 5…
Posted on Feb 1st, 2014 by The Storage Alchemist
Catalogic DPX™ enabled better data protection and sped the migration to NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP
A foodservice industry company was facing the challenge, just as many growing companies do, of having…