In previous posts, I have talked about how robust EMC VPLEX Metro implementations have been over the past 3 years and how they rapidly continue to grow. VPLEX Metro can provide absolute business continuity with the proper placement of VPLEX Witness and a strong adherence to required SAN, … READ MORE
RecoverPoint is one of those technologies that is a constant. The product has its own evolution and from where I am sitting today, the announcement of RecoverPoint for VMs at VMworld furthers the underlying fundamentals of the replication product WAY into the NOW and for the future. RecoverPoint … READ MORE
Now that the obvious, cheezy title of this blog is past us; let’s get focused on what exactly MetroPoint is and how it works. This blog assumes the reader understands the basic use cases and functionality of VPLEX Metro and RecoverPoint replication topologies.
VPLEX is entering its 4th year since being officially launched at EMC World 2010 and just coming off of a great EMC World 2014, one of the most powerful conversations on VPLEX is around VPLEX Metro Continuous Availability bolstered by Cluster Witness, how it operates and “kissing” 7-9’s … READ MORE
EMC VPLEX was the first true active-active storage virtualization product introduced to the industry in May 2010. Since then, cluster installations have surpassed 3000+ as of Q4, 2013 and trending at a clip of 200 installs per week, today Q1 of 2014 that number is rapidly approaching 4,000.