Hyper-Converged is the Right Approach, Except When it Isn’t

In my role I often get in to conversations about the pros and cons of hyper-converged versus a separate storage array approach. This is a difficult discussion and one where the big picture often gets lost in the technical details. Hyper-converged solutions place all the storage capacity as close to the application as possible. They have…

Kaminario and Cisco work to meet the challenges of today’s on-demand world

The data center is experiencing a great challenge as on-demand applications and “as a service” infrastructure needs tax current capabilities. In this new normal, dynamic workloads and real time analytics require an agile, scalable infrastructure which provides predictable low latency. Various new storage paradigms have emerged to address these needs, including hyperconverged infrastructure, software defined…

Kaminario Brings Speed to Happiness

If you’re someone who enjoys (or has the time) to wait around for something to work, I don’t suggest reading any further. In reality though, you’ll be hard pressed to find someone like that, am I right? Ok, perhaps there is but it’s just my Grandpa who doesn’t own an electronic device nor know how…

Surviving Trade Show Season Like a Boss

Here we are at the end of March, another winter come and hopefully leaving for good ASAP. But, with the beginning of spring, another season is ushered in – the Conference season – those annual week-long excursions filled with informative sessions, branded goodies aka swag and vendor hosted parties that turn long nights into early…

Scaling new heights with the 6th generation of K2

People close to me know that one of my biggest passions is hiking. I believe that has a lot to do with my father taking us on multiple hiking trips, and it probably even goes deeper than that through our family roots. Ever since, I’ve been hiking across Israel as well as multiple continents and…