NVMe Over Fabrics Enables A New Generation Of Composable Storage Solutions

  The data storage infrastructure industry and the broader datacenter technology market constanty sees ebbs and flows of new buzzwords and categories.  We are now in the early stages of witnessing the rise of “Composable” infrastructure technologies.  TechTarget defines composable infrastructure as follows: “A composable infrastructure is a framework whose physical compute, storage and network…

Cisco and Kaminario, What’s in your Network?

Last fall, Cisco launched a new product in their Fibre Channel (FC) switch line, the MDS 9132T, offering 32 ports of 32Gbps FC, offering Non-Volatile Memory Express over Fabrics (NVMe-F) support. Today, they continue to grow the offering with the introduction of the 48-Port MDS 9148T and 96-Port MDS 9396T. In addition to the capacity,…

Simplifying App-Consistent Cloud Backup with Kaminario K2 and Commvault

  Kaminario and Commvault recently introduced an integrated backup and recovery solution to make flexible and speedy backup to any environment a breeze. Commvault IntelliSnap technology enables K2 app-consistent snapshot creation from the Commvault user interface in order to backup, recover or clone the data that resides in the K2 all-flash solution. Commvault software automates…

From Realization to Action with Prescriptive Datacenter Analytics

  Many vendors have centralized infrastructure management solutions focused reporting on the obvious – the ‘what’ and the ‘when’.  Therein lies the problem. True differentiation comes with helping customers get from the ‘what/when’ to the ‘why’ and more importantly, ‘now what?’. Enter Kaminario Clarity! Kaminario Clarity is a call-home data analytics platform helping lead us into…