”Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens. Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens. Brown paper packages tied up with strings. These are a few of my favorite things.” These lyrics written by Oscar Hammerstein and sung by Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music movie always remind me of … READ MORE
Upgrading Product Operating Environment with Remote Proactive Services First off you’re going to think – “Hold on a second, what exactly is Product Operating Environment”. You might need to head over to Product Warranty and Services Descriptions for a refresher but in more specific terms it’s your Symmetrix … READ MORE
A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to be a part of the EMC Rocks Oracle Open World event out in San Francisco. We took over the elan Events Center on Howard Street to create a venue that acted as a genius bar and haven for those … READ MORE
I think most of us try to make a difference in our customers’ businesses. And, when we understand our customers’ pain points, we are better able to provide solutions that address their needs and positively impact their organizations. Help your customers solve their data sprawl issues with EMC … READ MORE
I recently kicked off a project that had been in the works for almost a year, “EMC The Source” Podcast. EMC The Source, is an insiders perspective to EMC products, technologies and solutions. The Podcast is available via iTunes or Stitcher Radio and also has an app in the … READ MORE
These days global digital transformation is not only a hot topic—it’s THE topic— for businesses and organizations. And, as we head toward the third platform, the need for businesses to evolve and transform themselves becomes increasingly apparent and critical. I recently sat down with Gregg Ambulos, EMC’s Senior … READ MORE
Unleash the Beast!!! The XtremIO “Unleash the Beast” Roadshow is coming to a city near you! Join us on the Unleash the Beast Tour where you’ll learn how your peers are consolidating, simplifying, and unleashing breakthrough agility with XtremIO all-flash storage. See why XtremIO is the fastest growing … READ MORE
Take a Look Behind EMC XtremIO and the All Flash Array “Curtain”—Marketing Hype or True Competitive Advantage?
When it comes to all flash array (AFA) selection, it can be easy to fall for the flashy (pun intended) presentation that contains seemingly clear advantages over the competition. It’s important look beyond the slick appearance to see if there’s substance to back up the claims, or if … READ MORE
XtremIO Truly Transformational, that’s been the heartbeat of the EMC XtremIO story since its launch over 2 years ago. I asked the XtremIO CTO, Itzik Reich (@itzikr) to elaborate. Itzik presented “Best Practices for Running Virtualized Workloads on All-Flash Arrays” at VMworld 2015. Don’t miss “EMC The Source” … READ MORE
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