Tag: "data compression"

The Storage Alchemist in Sterdyn (Poland)

After landing in Warsaw, I got into a car with the local sales leader for Poland and we drove to […]

Storage in Eastern Europe

                    Today I begin a 12 day trip to Easter Europe […]

Virtual Disk Storage

History truly does repeat itself.  We are talking about the history of data storage.  Every once and a while a […]

Shopzilla – IBM Real-time Compression is Transparent

Shopzilla has been a customer of the IBM Real-time Compression technology for over 2 years.  Here they describe the benefits […]

Linked In Storage Discussion on Storage Efficiency

Great conversation on Linked In about deduplication and compression for storage efficiency in the Data Storage Professionals Group.  Help the […]

Top 10 Reasons Real-time Compression Provides Extraordinary Storage Efficiency

Over the past few weeks I have witnessed the proverbial mudslinging that takes place in the blogosphere when marketing feathers […]

The Storage Network

With the impending name change to the "Storwize" product, the marketing folks at the old "Storwize" are at it again […]

IBM Day 1 – It’s Official

Between time off with the family this summer and all the work required to get done between 'signing' a deal to be […]

6 Ways to Tell Your Boss You’re Saving Him Money

Ever had this situation.  You know you know the right thing to do but convincing the non-techie that you need […]

Is Your Storage “Out of Control”?

The new IDC report that came out in May stated that the "...amount of information in the digital universe would […]

5 Most Interesting Things at VMworld 2011

Two solid days at VMworld 2011 and I got to do and see a lot.  Here is a breakdown of […]

Top 10 Reasons to Use IBM for VM Deployments

  After a full first day at VMworld, I started to think more about IBM and their technology solutions that […]

Data Protection, Retention and Archive Starts with Data Value

It feels good to open up the blogging again to new topics, especially ones I am intimately familiar with.  (But […]

Real-time Compression “Meets Minimum”

IBM's Ed Walsh, Director of Storage Efficiency sits down with Steve Duplessie, Founder of ESG to talk about how IBM […]

Storage Alchemist Video Update

Hey, as most of you know, IBM purchased Storwize and changed the name.  I have updated all of my previous […]

Business Outcomes are what Matters

I spent last week in London meeting with IBM Real-time Compression customers and partners and supporting the launch of the […]

Disk Elasticity and Storage Efficiency

Storage is elastic.  How do I know you ask?  Yesterday I visited a customer who is using the Storwize product […]

So Easy a CIO can Do It!

You have all seen the Geico commercial - "So Easy a Caveman can Do It!" now its time for high […]

Sever + Storage Optimization = Datacenter Utopia

Matt Prigge had a really great article on his InfoWorld Data Explosion blog called "VMware vSphere raises the bar -- again".  In […]

A Bright New Day – Part Duo

I am not sure how many of you have seen the ABC show 'V' but it looks like they have […]