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#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...

VMware keeps the #1 spot in Hyperconverged Infrastructure, According to IDC, and Counts Over 20,000 Customers

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In their most recent release, IDC’s Converged Systems Tracker for Q1 2019 showed VMware as the market leader with over 41% market share, based on ownership of HCI software. In addition to the IDC data, in our most recent earnings call, VMware announced that over 20,000 organizations have adopted vSAN to power their hyperconverged infrastructure, Read more...

Storage Virtualization creates platform for dynamic service delivery

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Sky, Europe’s leading media brand, wanted to expand into new markets and offer new services to customers to remain at the forefront of the media industry. To increase speed to market without affecting the quality of existing services, the company needed to take a new approach to its IT infrastructure. Sky is the original disruptor. 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: Upcoming Events

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Did you know that we hold monthly vSAN chats on Twitter? Well, now you know! Join us at 11am PT on the last Thursday of each month with the hashtag #vSANChat on Twitter.   What’s a vSAN Chat? A #vSANChat is a Tweet Chat – basically an “Ask Me Anything” or typed Q&A session on Read more...

#StorageMinute: Data-at-Rest Encryption within VMware Cloud on AWS

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Welcome to the StorageMinute series where we deliver key topics via bite-size content. In this edition, we will demonstrate how vSAN Data-at-Rest Encryption is used to provide compliance ready encryption within the VMware Cloud on AWS Service. Security has been paramount since the introduction of the VMware Cloud on AWS Service. VMware vSAN fulfills a Read more...

VMware vSAN at CiscoLive!

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    Are you attending CiscoLive! this week in San Diego, CA? So is the VMware vSAN team! This is a great opportunity for you to learn about the capabilities that vSAN and discuss Cisco UCS Ready Nodes for all UCS platforms. vSAN is currently VMware fastest growing product and customers are deploying it on 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...

#StorageMinute: What’s New in SRM 8.2

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Welcome to the #StorageMinute series where we deliver topics via bite-size content. In this edition, we will take a look at a few of the coolest new features in SRM 8.2. SRM is now available as an appliance! SRM 8.2 is available as either an MS windows installable or as a Photon OS based, OVF Read more...
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Top 10 Reasons to Attend VMworld 2019 US

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Register Now   VMworld US in San Francisco is around the corner and it’s time to plan for it.  Here are the top 10 reasons why you should attend this preeminent digital infrastructure event of the year. Hear Perspectives about what’s coming next in IT from top VMware leaders and industry experts in the industry.  Read more...