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Designing a more responsible, reliable IT infrastructure

The combination of heated competition and high customer expectations is feeding the demand for greater operational agility in every organization. Employees must have the ability to transform massive amounts of data into actionable insight while delivering the superior service customers demand. 36 more words

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Converged infrastructure drop-off doesn't mean data center death

searchdatacenter.techtarget.com – Nonetheless, the sagging adoption doesn’t foretell the death of CI. Many enterprises still select CI as a more stable and agile operating environment, and to consolidate assets acquired through acq… … 19 more words

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Webinar: How Fibre Channel and NVMe Work Together

Now available on demand! The Fibre Channel Association’s webinar “How Fibre Channel and NVMe work together” explains why you should use Fibre Channel for NVMe-based solutions. 74 more words

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What Should You Know About Fibre Channel?

Before Fibre Channel appears, SCSI (small computer system interface) was used as the transmission interface between servers and clustered storage devices. But as the high speed demands keep increasing, Fibre Channel replaces SCSI inevitably due to its higher transmission data rate, flexibility, and long distance. 594 more words

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If You Use Flash Storage, Take a Look at NVMe

If you’re working in an enterprise data center, there’s a good chance you’re already using flash storage. That’s especially the case if you’re dealing with high-definition video, mobile computing and the type of applications that need the performance that only flash storage delivers. 24 more words

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Fibre Channel’s Growth Trend

It’s amazing to reflect on where Fibre Channel is today since the completion of the standard in 1994. From that time until now we have witnessed some amazing changes in the computing industry, no longer is there a single solution that fits all but continuous innovation has produced technologies and products that more accurately service the needs of a broad array of compute scenarios. 9 more words

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Reclaim FC Datastore Space

Something that’s annoying when you’re implementing thin provisioning for your Fibre Channel LUNs is that when you delete or move VMs from the LUN, the freed up space is not seen on the NetApp storage controller. 321 more words