HCI is bring sexy back to SATA SSDs

In just a few weeks, VxRail will be coming out with a new SATA based SSD options to go along with the new models built on Dell EMC’s new 14G PowerEdge servers. Now, some of you maybe saying, "Wait a minute Nathan. Isn't that a step back for SSDs?” Well, you aren't wrong but you’re not completely right, let me explain. With every update of VxRail, it [...]

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VxRail 4.5 improvements with vSAN 6.6

VxRail 4.5 will see some drastic improvements with vSphere 6.5u1 and vSAN 6.6, when it goes GA this September 2017. This will bring a lot of features I have been looking [...]

Unity OE 4.2 (Merlin) Update

The July 2017 Unity OE 4.2 release is the second major update for the Unity product line. The release focuses on improving Unity flash efficiencies, the introduction of [...]

Dell EMC’s Azure Stack: Everything you need to know

Dell EMC has formally announced their Azure Stack Appliance this week. If you are not familiar with Azure Stack, it is an appliance developed by cooperative effort between [...]

My thoughts on HPE’s acquisition of SimpliVity

Hewlett Packard Enterprise just got a killer deal on some good intellectual property through their recent acquisition of SimpliVity. I have spoken about HPE and SimpliVity's [...]

Biggest Unity Code Release to Date

Last month Unity's Falcon code (4.1) went GA and came with a whole bunch of new features we have been waiting for on Unity. Unity OE 4.1 release is the first major update for [...]

How To: Nutanix Platform Professional Certification

If you are a Nutanix Partner, or employee, there is a ton of free education and certification info available to you that should be capitalized on. The Nutanix Platform [...]