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The Handcuffs Are Off and the Game is On!
Hard to believe but it's been just a bit over a year since I joined the fine people at AHEAD. Over the last year I've had to heavily rest . . .
Initial Thoughts on Cisco Acquiring AppDynamics
So the news just hit that Cisco is acquiring AppD for a cool $3.7B. Not bad for the AppD folks when the last evaluation I saw put them in the $1.9B or so range. So is this good . . .
Thoughts on Cloud Field Day 1
About two weeks ago I went out to the west coast for the first Cloud Field Day. Now that I'm back I thought I'd do . . .
Headed to Cloud Field Day 1!
Just a quick note that I am currently on a plane headed out to the valley to be a delegate for Cloud Field Day 1. If you aren't familiar with the Field Day events they bring peo . . .
Monitor SSD Cache Unmounting on Synology
Just a quick FYI. It can take longer than you'd think to unmount SSD cache on a Synology volume and while that is going on your volumes will be offline. If you're . . .
AHEAD Colleagues at VMworld!
Yeah, this is a little last minute but I wanted to get it out there anyway. This year I decided not to attend VMworld. I'm busy getting settled in to my position at AHEAD and ju . . .
Cisco Loves HCI Choice, Except When They Don’t
Correction: I mistakenly said that only AHV was supported on UCS. That is incorrect. Nutanix supports vSphere, Hyper-V, and AHV on Cisco C-Series. . . .
The Blog is Back! And I Made a Change…
It's been a while but I finally got the blog redesigned and back up. This has been planned for a while but it's something that just never bubbled up on the priority list, unti . . .
The VMAX3: Why Enterprise Class is Still Very Relevant
This year most of the attention in the storage world has focused on the new shiny all-flash arrays (AFAs). They are fast. They are easy to manage. They scale reasonably well (depen . . .
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