All posts by Greg Schulz

Data Storage Innovation Chat with SNIA Wayne Adams and David

Data Storage Innovation Chat with SNIA Wayne Adams and David
April 28, 2014 No Comments »

In this episode, SNIA Chairman Emeritus Wayne Adams and current Chairman David Dale join me in a conversation from the Data Storage Innovation Conference (DSICON) 2014 conference event. SNIA Chairman David Dale opening remarks SNIA DSICON 2014 SNIA DSI Conference ... Read More »

Data Protection Diaries: March 31 World Backup Day is Restore Data Test Time

Data Protection Diaries: March 31 World Backup Day is Restore Data Test Time
April 1, 2014 No Comments »

This World Backup Day piece is part of my ongoing Data Protection Diaries series of posts (www.dataprotecitondiaries.com) about trends, strategies, tools and best practices spanning applications, archiving, backup/restore, business continuance (BC), business resiliency (BR), cloud, data footprint reduction (DFR), security, ... Read More »

iVMcontrol iPhone VMware management, iTool or iToy?

iVMcontrol iPhone VMware management, iTool or iToy?
March 31, 2014 No Comments »

A few months back I was looking for a simple easy to use yet robust tool for accessing and managing my VMware environment from my iPhone. The reason being is that I don’t always like to carry a laptop or ... Read More »

Missing flight MH370 should remind us, do you know where your digital assets are?

Missing flight MH370 should remind us, do you know where your digital assets are?
March 28, 2014 No Comments »

I recently did a piece over at InformationSecurityBuzz called Dark Territories, Do You Know Where Your Information Is? In that piece (click here), I bring up the topic of dark territories which with the recent missing Malaysian Airlines flight 370 ... Read More »

Its Award Season: Time for 2014 top VMware and virtualization blog voting

Its Award Season: Time for 2014 top VMware and virtualization blog voting
March 5, 2014 No Comments »

It’s that time of the year again for award season including with the recently wrapped up 2014 Winter Olympic (and benchmarking games), the academy awards and many others. That also means it is time again for the annual top VMware, ... Read More »

Old School, New School, Current and Back to School (With Poll)

Old School, New School, Current and Back to School (With Poll)
March 1, 2014 No Comments »

Are you old school or new school? If you are new school or old school, then will you be stuck on those school’s of thought or advanced to the current and future schools? Old School From the old school folks ... Read More »

Has Nirvanix shutdown caused cloud confidence concerns?

Has Nirvanix shutdown caused cloud confidence concerns?
February 21, 2014 No Comments »

Recently seven plus year old cloud storage startup Nirvanix announced that they were finally shutting down and that customers should move their data. Nirvanix has also posted an announcement that they have established an agreement with IBM Softlayer (read about ... Read More »

Seagate Kinetic Cloud and Object Storage I/O platform (and Ethernet HDD)

Seagate Kinetic Cloud and Object Storage I/O platform (and Ethernet HDD)
February 17, 2014 No Comments »

Seagate announced today their Kinetic platform and drive designed for use by object API accessed storage including for cloud deployments. The Kinetic platform includes Hard Disk Drives (HDD) that feature 1Gb Ethernet (1 GbE) attached devices that speak object access ... Read More »

Server Storage I/O Network Benchmark Winter Olympic Games

Server Storage I/O Network Benchmark Winter Olympic Games
February 13, 2014 No Comments »

It is time for the 2014 Winter Olympic games in Sochi Russia where competitors including some athletes come together in what has become a mix of sporting and entertainment engaging activities. Games of inches and seconds, performance and skill Some ... Read More »