- February 24, 2015
The latest iteration of Scale's hyper-convergence enhances cloning with block-level replication of VMs for failover and failback across clustered nodes.
- February 17, 2015
Rather than develop VDI software internally, the startup acquired Verde and plans to integrate it in the Atomic Unit hyper-convergence platform.
- February 11, 2015
Gridstore HyperConverged Appliance evolved from a Windows-only storage system to a hyper-converged box with servers included.
- February 11, 2015
Scale Computing's hyper-converged storage is built on the KVM hypervisor; new features include non-disruptive upgrades and thin cloning of VMs.
- February 11, 2015
VMware's Virtual SAN shares the bronze medal with Scality's Ring 5.0 in the 2014 Products of the Year storage system software category.
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Reduced costs is the No. 1 reason IT leaders are turning to hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) as they strive to modernize their data centers, according to TechTarget Research. In a survey, nearly 50% of current users cited reduced cost as their top priority in deploying HCI, as did nearly 40% of prospective customers (see chart at bottom). See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Hyper-converged infrastructure is one of the industry’s hottest technologies, expected to grow at a staggering annual rate of 48% through 2022. One of the major reasons for this growth is the reality that HCI significantly reduces complexity for IT teams and enables organizations to use their precious IT resources more strategically. Here are the top 10 ways HCI eases the burden on IT teams. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - IT teams are embracing multi-cloud environments to deliver cloud-like economics while driving performance and agility for a wide range of workloads. In 2017, 85% of enterprises have a multi-cloud strategy, up from 82% in 2016, according to RightScale’s 2017 State of the Cloud Report. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Organizations are under extreme pressure to accelerate development cycles and ensure quality assurance for new applications. This has led to the growing importance of DevOps teams, which tightly integrate application development with IT operations. The DevOps market is growing at a compound annual rate of 18%, expected to reach $8.8 billion by 2023. See More
- February 10, 2015
VMware's VSAN 6 and EMC Vspex Blue launches start off what is shaping up to be a busy year in hyper-converged infrastructure.
- February 04, 2015
Enterprise Strategy Group storage analyst Mark Bowker said VMware's EVO: RAIL initiative should spur greater innovation by 'disruptive' hyper-converged storage startups in 2015.
- February 03, 2015
EMC combines VMware's VSAN hyper-converged software with its internal data protection and cloud features for its Vspex Blue appliance.
- January 22, 2015
Gridstore claims nearly one-third of new revenue stems from sales of its recently launched HyperConverged Appliance, and that Hyper-V is winning VMware converts.
- January 16, 2015
WorkspacePod reference architecture pairs HP hardware with Sanbolic software-defined storage that Citrix acquired this week.
- January 13, 2015
Desktop virtualization firm Citrix acquired software startup Sanbolic to create a new storage division and compete in hyper-converged markets.
- December 19, 2014
We take a look back at the most-read content on SearchVirtualStorage during 2014 to see what trends are shaping the industry.
- December 03, 2014
NetApp Integrated EVO: RAIL Solution combines VMware's Virtual SAN hyper-converged software with NetApp Data Ontap operating system and cloud storage.
- November 17, 2014
DataCore Software's SANsymphony-V10 now features a random write accelerator to improve performance of write-intensive workloads.
- November 05, 2014
The XC platform gained from a Nutanix OEM deal gives Dell its second hyper-converged product line, along with VMware EVO: RAIL-based systems.