The Hidden Gem in VMAX

Reducing I/O latency has long been one of the most important objectives of information technologists. After all, lowering I/O latency minimizes CPU waits, which increases overall performance.  The storage options available in the market today provide different price performance characteristics. … Continue reading

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Adnan Sahin

Adnan Sahin

Adnan Sahin is VMAX Product CTO in the Enterprise and Mid-Range Systems Division. His responsibilities include architecture and design of Fully Automated Storage Tiering (FAST), flash optimizations and related research areas. Dr. Sahin holds PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering and high tech MBA from Northeastern University.

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Adnan Sahin November 21st, 2014

Energize Your Cloud

You’ve been hearing a lot about cloud computing these days. If the many definitions of the Cloud seem a tad abstract and esoteric – you’re not alone. Go to any IT tradeshow or consulting conference and you’ll see liberal references and pictures of the Cloud. Many messages are … READ MORE

Rodger Burkley November 17th, 2014

You Think You Know Cloud Storage Gateways? Sync Again

*The following is a guest blog post, written by Jeff Denworth of CTERA The cloud storage gateway market was particularly hot this summer, having experienced a flood of investment topping over $100M in both likely and unlikely places. CTERA was one vendor at the center of it all … READ MORE

Jeff Denworth November 10th, 2014

Thinking Differently About Storage Deployment

Here is my perspective, as a storage sales guy who has seen his fair share of industry trends come and go. The storage market is kind of weird these days.  Depending on who you talk to, all data is going … Continue reading

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Scott Walker

Scott Walker

Scott Walker has over 10 years of EMC experience, and is currently the Business Director for the Central Division Enterprise. In his current role, he help drive sales for VMAX/VNX/VPLEX and RecoverPoint. Scott has been in IT sales since 1996, with a focus on solution selling.

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Scott Walker November 6th, 2014

EMC “Doubles Down” on OpenStack

EMC is paving the way to the 3rd Platform of computing by focusing on the growing momentum in the OpenStack market.  Recently IDC projected that by 2020, 3rd platform applications will be driving nearly 100% of IT growth, with many new workloads running on and leveraging Open Source … READ MORE

Dorian Naveh November 4th, 2014

Things That Think … So You Don’t Have To

Objects used to be inanimate, and that was fine because it was easy to point the finger when things didn’t go according to plan. However, today there’s a seemingly endless capacity for equipping everyday household objects with technology that enables them to perform a jaw-dropping array of tasks … READ MORE

Lesley MacDonald October 30th, 2014

Hybrid Cloud Made Easy

Most IT organizations today are embracing capabilities in the public cloud, and building their own private cloud.  This combination of public and private capabilities IS a hybrid cloud and it’s where leading IT organizations are going so they can fully redefine themselves, delivering today’s applications at the lowest … READ MORE

Josh Kahn October 28th, 2014

Unpacking the Gems in VCE’s Vblock Launch

As one of the industry’s most successful joint ventures of all time, the speed and scale of VCE’s success in pioneering and validating the converged infrastructure market has been unprecedented and established CI as a mainstream market segment, with VCE as the clear leader.  With today’s announcement from … READ MORE

Aaron Chaisson October 6th, 2014

VMAX3 Revolution Goes Worldwide; Now Generally Available

Today the world can now experience the revolution that is the EMC VMAX3, the world’s first Enterprise Data Service Platform. I’m excited to announce General Availability of VMAX3, along with HYPERMAX OS, the first converged storage hypervisor and OS to embed storage infrastructure services on the array. With … READ MORE

Fidelma Russo September 26th, 2014

Pushing the Boundaries

One of the things I love about running is being able to see how I am performing in terms of pace, heart rate, distance and elevation. I have a running watch which gives me this information, although it was lacking in some of the latest features, so I … READ MORE

Shane Moore September 18th, 2014
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