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…

Oracle Performance – Full Table Scan

In previous posts, we have discussed different Oracle wait events and the performance improvements that will be seen with the Kaminario K2 system. In this post, I would like to discuss how such an improvement affects the execution of a query and ultimately the end user queries. Let’s look at a simple select count from…

The most complex blog on data center simplicity. Ever.

For a blog about simplicity, this is going to take some serious concentration, but read through to the end and your life will be enriched 🙂 Today’s storage platforms are undergoing a complete overhaul, as new solutions are maturing to provide capacities, data services and performance profiles that make the legacy platforms (even those from…