It’s time to knock down those silos, one by one. IT is transforming from a siloed set of reactive cost centers into a service provider with a focus on helping the business compete.
- Premiered: 09/16/14
- Author: Mike Matchett
- Published: Tech Target: Search Data Center
Having had the chance to spend some serious time with the latest StoreVirtual VSA (11.5) in Taneja Group’s validation lab, I thought I’d share five tips that made my life a little easier, and may make your experience with it more productive.
Every day we hear of budget-savvy IT folks attempting to leverage commodity servers and disks by layering on software-implemented storage services. But at the same time, and at some of the same datacenters, highly optimized flash-fueled acceleration technologies are racing in with competitive performance and compelling price comparisons.
Since its inception, the promise of virtualization has been that it would make everything in the Data Center easier and less expensive. Very few people would argue that broad point, but at the same time, there are still some areas that have not seen those benefits. One of these is data replication.
All-flash storage arrays share the common trait of being fast, but once you get past the speed, there’s still a lot to consider.
Here are five tips that will help make your experience with VMware vSAN more productive.