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Source: Read at Information Week, Charles Babcock
New license revenue declined in the first quarter of 2016, a first in the 18 years since the practical launch of x86 servers in the enterprise data center says Gartner. Overall virtualization revenues will increase this year by 5.7%.
Source: Read at TechTarget, Alastair Cooke
Alastair provides his tips for organizations looking to run large applications on virtual machines. This includes storage tiering which can be achieved by using SvSAN Target Migration. You can read more about this feature, released in SvSAN 5.2.
Source: Read at TechTarget, Brian Kirsch
“The flexibility to deal with change” is the most crucial requirement of any virtualization system adminsitrator according to Brian Kirsch. Here he discusses the skills, interests and drive needed to excel in such a role.
Source: Read at ComputerWorld, Philip Davies
Is software-defined storage right for your organization? Philip Davies discusses how SDS automates system management to lessen demands on IT administrators and how to cut through the hype and choose the solution that’s best for you.
Source: Read at StorMagic.com
Extending their relationship to the UK market, StorMagic and Lenovo have partnered to deliver three new software-defined solutions starting at just £4500. Benefit from the performance and reliability of Lenovo System x servers with the affordability and simplicity of StorMagic‘s software defined storage solution SvSAN.
Source: Watch at StorMagic.com
Remote sites offer challenges of scalability, expense and support which traditional IT infrastructure can find difficult to accommodate. This webinar demonstrates how software-defined storage can help to tackle those challenges and makes a suitable deployment option for remote site organizations.