Tag: "Storwize"

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 […]

Trident Micro Has Success with IBM Real-time Compression

As with any new technology there is a hurdle to get over before putting it into production, but once in, […]

Snowball VFX Keeps the Avalanche Under Control

What a great name, Snowball.  And much like information can behave like a "snowball" turning into an "avalanche", Snowball VFX […]

Storwize – What is in a Name, Really?

Today IBM is making one of the most significant storage announcements in the last 10 years.  (Steve Duplessie is quoted […]

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 […]

High Tech Marketing – Part Duo

It looks like the this while 'viral video' thing just wont die.  I am a big fan of 1938 media […]

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 […]

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 […]

Marketing, FUD and Doing What You Do Best

Rather than leave a lengthy comment on Tom Cook’s blog post from Friday Compression and Dedupe: Business Value and Data […]

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 […]

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 […]

IBM to Acquire Storwize

As most of you have seen by now, IBM has entered into an agreement to acquire Storwize.  Being an 'insider' […]

High Tech Marketing

Does anyone know what the first 'viral video' really was?  I am going to guess it was the dancing baby. […]

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 Blueprint for Primary Storage Optimization

During the past three to four months the storage industry has seen a spike in the number of reports, white […]

Gravity Applies to Everyone!

There was an interesting announcement today regarding Permabit who is now providing primary storage optimization through OEMs and having their […]