The Future of Security Is Already Here

Information security has always been a game of doing the most with the least. Security teams have to watch a broad surface area with minimal tools and staff. Security has never been fully funded and because of this security leaders have focused the bulk of their monitoring budget on the biggest perceived threat, and the [...]

VMworld Hands-on Labs Demonstrate Superior Performance of EMC XtremIO

VMware’s VMworld 2014 is around the corner, and year after year,  their hands-on labs are among the most well attended sessions. The labs give VMworld attendees special access to the latest VMware technologies without requiring the purchase of equipment, software or licenses. Attendees have an opportunity to try all the VMware products with a VMware-provided [...]

EMC Isilon Building Blocks

Scale-Out, the ideal architecture for the growing Digital Universe This month, we released the EMC Digital Universe study with Research & Analysis by IDC. The study quantifies and forecasts the amount of data produced annually through 2020. The digital universe is growing at 40% a year. It is almost doubling in size every 2 years and by [...]

VMware and ViPR: Better Together

I want to take a moment to demonstrate how EMC ViPR + VMware work together to bring storage automation to VMware environments today. By utilizing ViPR with VMware, a company’s Storage Administrators and Virtual Infrastructure Administrators partner to enable seamless and efficient automation of the most common VM data storage management functions: Data Store Lifecycle [...]

Tech Prediction for 2014: A Battle Cry for Protected Storage

Organizations buy storage infrastructure for one reason: meeting application service-level objectives (SLOs). Applications look to storage for availability/accessibility, performance, and protection. While these functions may seem simple, a look at all of the different storage system and software offerings in the marketplace shows that it’s one of the most complex challenges for any data center. [...]

EMC VNX and VSPEX Systems Transform Virtualized Infrastructure

EMC has announced new products that help give customers the speed they need to lead their IT Transformation. Announcements included revolutionary technology advances in the EMC VNX line of midrange storage, new capabilities for the world's fastest growing reference architecture – EMC VSPEX, the upcoming general availability of EMC ViPR – a new Software-Defined Storage [...]