DCJ Expert Blogs

Key Challenges of Encrypting Backup Data

Key Challenges of Encrypting Backup Data
August 19, 2014 No Comments »

Following the relentless activities of cyber criminals trying to steal data for profitable ends, encryption has now almost become a de facto requirement to protect data. With data as a valuable commodity, the choice is no longer whether to encrypt, ... Read More »

Is there an information or data recession? Are you using less storage? (With Polls)

Is there an information or data recession? Are you using less storage? (With Polls)
August 15, 2014 No Comments »

Is there an information recession where you are creating, processing, moving or saving less data? Are you using less data storage than in the past either locally online, offline or remote including via clouds? IMHO there is no such thing ... Read More »

AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration

AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration
August 12, 2014 No Comments »

AWS adds Zocalo Enterprise File Sync Share and Collaboration In case you missed it today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced Zocalo an enterprise class storage and file sharing service. As you might have guessed, by being file sync and share ... Read More »

Advanced PDUs for Optimum Rack Power Distribution

Advanced PDUs for Optimum Rack Power Distribution
August 7, 2014 No Comments »

In this day and age, an information-driven business landscape requires higher demands from its data centers to support successful operations and commerce. For mission critical environments, peak operating efficiency and reliability are necessities – faulty data centers can lead to ... Read More »

Network Convergence: improving Data Center efficiency

Network Convergence: improving Data Center efficiency
August 4, 2014 No Comments »

Over the past year, global investment in data centers has increased by more than 20%. This is largely driven by increasing demands related to cloud services, ‘Big Data’, social media applications and innovations such as data center infrastructure management (DCIM). ... Read More »

Getting started on VMware’s Data Center Virtualization Certification Path

Getting started on VMware’s Data Center Virtualization Certification Path
July 15, 2014 No Comments »

Advancing your career in information technology can be achieved using industry recognized certifications. Whether you are a help desk technician looking to take your career to the next level or a student wanting to learn the ins and outs of ... Read More »

7 Truths Your Storage Team Hasn’t Told You

7 Truths Your Storage Team Hasn’t Told You
June 18, 2014 No Comments »

With the data growing at an average rate of 40-60 percent annually, the storage team likely has some new members to help manage this data. They’re there to make sure your company data is safe from breaches, backed up for ... Read More »

Can Vectoring & Bonding solve telco Data Center bottlenecks?

Can Vectoring & Bonding solve telco Data Center bottlenecks?
June 12, 2014 No Comments »

The demand for faster networks has never been greater. More and more operators are wondering how they might accommodate this -even if it’s just in part. As a result, we’re seeing adoption of vectoring and bonding to increase speeds on the ... Read More »

SSD Technology in Your In-house Data Center

SSD Technology in Your In-house Data Center
May 6, 2014 No Comments »

Although the last decade has seen computer power and network speeds increase dramatically, hard-disk-drive (HDD) technology has not kept up with the pace. This situation has contributed to the growing popularity of the significantly faster storage devices known as solid-state ... Read More »

Chat with Cash Coleman talking ClearDB, cloud database and Johnny Cash

Chat with Cash Coleman talking ClearDB, cloud database and Johnny Cash
May 6, 2014 No Comments »

In this episode from the SNIA DSI 2014 event I am joined by Cashton Coleman (@Cash_Coleman). Introducing Cashton (Cash) Coleman and ClearDB Cashton (Cash) is a Software architect, product mason, family bonder, life builder, idea founder along with Founder & ... Read More »