Converged Infrastructure + Isilon: Better Together

You can’t beat Isilon for simplicity, scalability, performance and savings. We’re talking  world-class scale-out NAS that stores, manages, protects and analyzes your unstructured data with a powerful platform that stays simple, no matter how large your data environment. And Dell EMC already has the #1 converged infrastructure with blocks and … READ MORE

David Noy December 14th, 2016

When It Comes To Data, Isolation Is The Enemy Of Insights

Within IT, data storage, servers and virtualization, there have always been ebbs and flows of consolidation and deconsolidation. You had the transition from terminals to PCs and now we’re going back to virtual desktops – it flows back and forth from centralized to decentralized. It’s also common to see IT … READ MORE

Brandon Whitelaw November 7th, 2016

A new application model requires a new toolbox

The rise of the internet and the prevalence of mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets, have driven a revolution in application design towards what is commonly known as a Platform 3 application.  Platform 3 applications are characterized by a scope of use that spans potentially millions of users, a breadth of … READ MORE

Mark O'Connell January 14th, 2016

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Jamie Doherty September 14th, 2015

3 Big Market Opportunities For Video Surveillance – 1 File System

According to IHS annual market research, EMC is the leader in enterprise video surveillance storage and has been for the past 4 years.  The video surveillance market continues to see robust growth with more cameras being installed today than ever before, as organizations, businesses and governments desire to deter, protect, … READ MORE

Steve Lewis June 18th, 2015

Making IT Simple: VCE Redefines Converged Infrastructure

Just a few months ago, EMC, Cisco and VCE announced that VCE will become an EMC business with the charter to focus on simplifying the deployment of hybrid clouds, including a full range of converged infrastructure offerings for enterprises and service providers. Today, VCE took another step to advance simplicity … READ MORE

Tom Tormey March 12th, 2015

Don’t Accept The Status Quo For Hadoop

Hadoop is Everywhere – 99% companies will deploy/pilot Hadoop in 18-24 months according to IDC.  These environments will largely be based around standalone servers resulting in added management tasks due to data being spread out across many disk spindles across the data center.  With Hadoop clusters quickly expanding, organizations are … READ MORE

Mona Patel October 21st, 2014

EMC and RainStor Optimize Interactive SQL on Hadoop

Pivotal HAWQ was one of the most groundbreaking technologies entering the Hadoop ecosystem last year through its ability to execute complete ANSI SQL on large-scale datasets managed in Pivotal HD. This was great news for SQL users – organizations heavily reliant on SQL applications and common BI tools such as … READ MORE

Mona Patel February 20th, 2014

EMC Isilon For Hadoop – No Ingest Necessary

In traditional Hadoop environments, the entire data set must be ingested (and three or more copies of each block made) before any analysis can begin. Once analysis is complete, results must then be exported. What’s the significance of this? COST. These are tedious and time-consuming processes, along with maintaining multiple … READ MORE

Mona Patel October 30th, 2013
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