Another New Year’s Resolution for Network Managers: I Will Embrace Virtual Network Functions
/ Jan 24, 2017 0 COMMENTS
In my blog near the beginning of the year, I urged network managers to make a ...
Holistic Protection
WAN is Key Obstacle to Holistic Data Protection (Video)
/ May 14, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Silver Peak storage expert Everett Dolgner speaks about the wide area network (WAN) being the weakest link in a holistic data protection strategy. “Most replication tools do a good job ...
Silver Peak EMC VSPEX
EMC VSPEX Lab Validated Replication Acceleration
/ May 7, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Today at EMC World 2014 in Las Vegas, Silver Peak announced a joint solution with EMC – Silver Peak with RecoverPoint for VSPEX. This is an exciting milestone and a culmination of a ...
Improving Data Backup & Recovery #2 IT Priority (Infographic)
/ May 5, 2014 0 COMMENTS
A study conducted by Enterprise Strategy Group found data backup and recovery to be the second most important IT priority for organizations over the next 12 months. The survey, ...
DR/BC: Counting The Cost When Failure Is Not An Option
/ Apr 29, 2014 0 COMMENTS
If practice makes perfect and nobody is perfect, why practice? That hoary old joke might be funny about doctors, but when it comes to disaster recovery and business continuance, not ...
Bringing Software-Defined Data Acceleration to EMC World
/ Apr 28, 2014 0 COMMENTS
The EMC World conference is upon us again, and this year promises more than just the fun and bright lights of Las Vegas. The show, being held May 5-8 at the Venetian in Las ...
Don’t Let A Data Center Outage Leave You Out In The Cold
/ Feb 24, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Welcome to the winter of my discontent: outside the wind is moaning and shrieking up a storm, snow buries the landscape, temperatures keep plummeting and groundhogs are turning up ...
business is great
Disaster Recovery Is My Business… And Business Is Good
/ Dec 9, 2013 0 COMMENTS
I recently blogged about the messed-up state of disaster recovery/business continuity — a.k.a. DR/BC — as the amount of data to be stored snowballs. Internet-generated ...
Climbing onto the Cloud
Climbing On The Cloud? Don’t Forget Backup
/ Dec 5, 2013 0 COMMENTS
For any CIO who has not done it yet, cloud on-ramping will still be a major worry-point. And it is not just whether or not to migrate your applications to the cloud — although in ...
recipe box
Today’s Backup And Recovery Menu: A Recipe For Disaster
/ Nov 22, 2013 0 COMMENTS
When people talk about the skyrocketing amount of data being created — and consumed — they typically focus on the storage, bandwidth, or analysis aspects, but there is ...
Tru Blu uses Silver Peak
Tru Blu Beverages Drinks to Faster Replication, HTTP and Optimized VoIP (Video)
/ Nov 14, 2013 0 COMMENTS
Tru Blu Beverages, whose Australian-manufactured soft drinks include Waterfords, Pub Squash, LA Ice Cola and Wicked Energy Drink, has achieved sparkling results with Silver Peak data ...