Kaminario and Splunk Announce Partnership to Accelerate Machine Data Analytics

  Kaminario and Splunk today announced a partnership whereby customers can use the combined solutions to accelerate autonomous data center deployments and boost performance for machine data analytics. With the combined solution, customers who use Splunk for its capability to rapidly ingest and analyze machine data can benefit from the scalability and performance of the Kaminario…

What Excites Us About Cisco’s Latest Announcement

  In April I talked about Cisco and Kaminario collaborating to meet the needs of today’s ‘as-a-service’ infrastructure, enabled by Cisco’s enablement of 32Gb Fibre Channel (FC) and support for simultaneous FC and Non-volatile Memory Express over Fabrics (NVMe-F) connectivity. Today, Cisco launched a new Cisco MDS 9132T 32 Port 32-Gbps FC switch, cost optimized…

Did Someone say NVMe? Playing ‘Whack-A-Mole’ In The Storage Industry

In the technology industry we often talk about Moore’s Law, named for the infamous co-founder of Intel, Gordon Moore. For more than 50 years, Moore’s theory that compute would increase in performance and decrease in cost at an exponential pace has basically held true. Even when we believe we have reached a plateau in a…

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…