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vSAN: Building an Efficient Data Center for the Age of Mobility

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Companies today rely on business-critical applications and an ever-increasing stream of data to power success. And as workforce mobility becomes a competitive necessity across industries, these applications and their data must be responsive and accessible from any device at any location. That increases the strain on data centers and makes efficiency a priority for overstretched Read more...

#vSANChat: Site Recovery Manager 8.2

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We’re back with our monthly tweet chat! This month we discussed Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 8.2 and recent updates. We were joined by Virtually Speaking host, Pete Flecha, and VMware Availability tech guru, Cato Grace! Catch up on the SRM hour below.     Q1: Can you give a brief description of Site Recovery Manager Read more...

How vSAN Reduces Latency and Improves Performance

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Inefficiencies within an organization can hinder progress toward an end goal. For Fulton County Schools (FCS), those inefficiencies were three-fold. First, due to the poor performance of critical systems, key tasks took up to 45 minutes to complete. Secondly, traditional SAN solutions caused excessive latency during heavy usage. Finally, in terms of the cost to Read more...
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#vSANChat: VMware on AWS & Elastic vSAN

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Another glorious vSAN Chat is under our belts! This month we dove into VMware on AWS! We brought in experts John Nicholson (featuring his dog Auto) and Glenn Sizemore. Catch up on the hour below!   Q1: How is Elastic vSAN connected to #VMWonAWS and how do they complement one another? A1: It helps handle Read more...
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How vSAN Creates Simplicity and Reduces Capital Expenditures

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Slow, inefficient performance can cripple any organization. Add unnecessary complexity on top of that, and you’ve got a recipe for business failure. Performance problems in the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environment, specifically with an existing legacy storage area network (SAN) that’s slowing down and running out of space, can be solved with an enterprise-class hyperconverged Read more...

Streamline Your Data Center with Hyperconverged Infrastructure

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Are you looking to modernize operations? Modernization can mean upgrading to enhance performance, investing in more flexibility or lowering overhead costs. After virtualizing infrastructure, we’ve seen organizations lower maintenance costs, boost storage operations agility and speed and decrease the data center footprint. The next step in planning for your organization’s future will involve determining your Read more...
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Join us at Tech Field Day! VMware Cloud on AWS with vSAN

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On April 12, VMware subject matter experts will join the Tech Field Day team at Cloud Tech Field Day, Cloud Field Day 5 starting at 9:30 am PT. The brain child of GestaltIT, Tech Field Day is an independent IT influencer ever that allows vendors to discuss products and/or features with industry leading bloggers, speakers, and Read more...

Securing Your Data Center: A Chat with vSAN + vSphere

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When it comes to your data center, security should be a constant conversation. vSAN & vSphere offer tools, insight and packages to increase your data center protection. This month’s chat focused on the benefits of built-in security, highlighting tips and tricks so you can get the most out our your data center. Tweet Chat veterans, Read more...

How vSAN Can Optimize IT Performance and Infrastructure

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Every day, more and more data is added to company networks. This can put a lot of stress on corporate IT systems, especially when it comes to expansion. Enter vSAN, a software-defined enterprise storage solution powering industry-leading hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) systems. This VMware solution provides a simple evolution to full-stack HCI, broad flexibility and multi-cloud Read more...