Gone are the days when there was a need to provision raw storage inside the server for “fast” data access. Today, there are so many cloud storage options competing for your data, and you can mix and match storage across the different providers.
Topics: Cloud Solutions
When it comes to workload mobility in the cloud, the solution involves going beyond replicating some VMware stack to the cloud.
All of us are on the brink of failure.
“Every veteran IT professional knows what it means to have your site down. No matter what the cause, we need to get it back online as fast as possible. Why?
NetApp was a featured sponsor once again for the DevWeek Hackathon, the signature kick-off event for the DeveloperWeek 2017 conference in San Francisco.
As an IT Architect, I’m forever drawing these little theoretical boxes on whiteboards and computer screens and bits of paper. Then I draw lines that connect to other boxes, scribble some names and figures all around, do some back-of-the-envelope calculations and voilá - solution. (Research usually precedes and follows this art exercise BTW.)
If you’re reading this article, it’s safe to say you know a bit about the cloud, AWS, and the reasons why cloud-based storage is gaining popularity all around the world and in every business vertical out there.
Topics: Cloud Storage
It is a given that IT is moving to the cloud, migrating workloads and data in order to leverage the cloud’s flexibility and scalability and remove traditional capacity limitations. This is especially true when it comes to saving every piece of information an organization holds.
Executive decision-making, especially in the world of IT, always seems to be a process of ratcheting upward as if climbing a mountain.
If there’s one common sentiment among the established businesses out there who are trying to sort out their Cloud strategy, it has to be this: “we’re hesitant to place our data in the cloud – any cloud.”
So you want to migrate to the Amazon cloud?
You’ve got your entire organization ready to do the ‘lift and shift’ forklift move, and you’re on your way to migrating your infrastructure, your data, and basically your entire way of doing things into the cloud.