Changing Concepts of Data Storage in the Cloud

  Enterprise data storage historically meant buying powerful storage arrays and populating them with drives until the array reached its capacity, then going out and acquiring new arrays.  It was an expensive and time intensive model, one that drastically impacted both the business’s ability to deliver products and the company’s profitability. Enter cloud computing.  As…

VMworld 2018: Behind the Scenes with Kaminario Marketing

  VMworld is always one of Kaminario’s biggest enterprise storage shows of the year. Our team starts gearing up for it as early as April, and works all the way up until the day of the show to prepare. Everyone always talks about “what’s to come at VMworld” or “here’s a recap of what I…

Cloud Computing: What’s Next?

What does cloud computing have in-store next?   Today in 2018, the age of “cloud computing” is well underway.  The origin of the term is a matter of debate – Google CEO Eric Schmidt first used the term “cloud computing” in August of 2006; MIT’s Technology Review traces the term to a Compaq Computer business…

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…

Paving a Different Path to Leadership in the Datacenter Storage Industry

  For the second year running, Kaminario has been named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Solid State Arrays.  Gartner’s annual evaluation of storage companies includes an in depth review of a company’s technology strategy and vision and its ability to execute.  Kaminario has carved a unique path to Leadership in an industry dominated…