Monthly Archives: October 2012

Is this the most annoying sticker in IT?

Anyone who reads this blog knows I am a big fan of Brocade SAN switches. But I am reduced to a Friday rant about the crummy sticker they insist on putting over the power inlet when you install them.   … Continue reading

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Actifio Closes Record Quarter with 500% Year-Over-Year Growt

  I couldn’t let this story go by without a mention!   We had a fantastic Q3 at Actifio, so  I borrowed some text from the Actifio press release here to share the excitement!

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Why does my enterprise storage need batteries?

There are two fundamental characteristics that every user expects from their Enterprise Storage: It should be highly available. It should never lose your data. Neither of these things have anything to do with performance, or with snapshot features, or with … Continue reading

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