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Introducing Outrun for Oracle


If you want to get your hands dirty with Oracle database, the first thing you have to do is build a system that actually runs Oracle database. 1,337 more words


My Memoir: LEADing to Africa

Hello, I am Saleh Maitala. I am a LEADing to Africa (L2A) Intern from Nigeria and I have been working as a Software Developer in the IBM Manchester Lab for the last 12 months. 888 more words

University Corner

Optimizing SDS for Server Virtualization Workloads

With the broad range of hardware options available to Software Defined Storage (SDS) solutions like QuantaStor, selecting the right combination of hardware to make the workload perform well without overspending on higher cost components can be a challenge. 959 more words

High Availability

Flash + Object - The Emergence of a Two Tier Enterprise

For as long as there has been data there has been a quest to consolidate that data onto a single, consolidated storage system, but that quest seems to never be satisfied. 911 more words


Storage Q&A: What Flash is best for VDI?

Storage Switzerland and Tegile teamed up on a webinar entitled What’s best for VDI: Hybrid or All-Flash Storage. Participants in the live event were able to ask questions to Storage Switzerland’s George Crump and Chris Tsilipounidakis from… 2,241 more words


Briefing Note: Riverbed Hyper-Converges Branch IT

Branch offices are the front lines of business. They need to be nimble and more than ever must be connected. These offices also store a lot of data that needs to be shared with the corporate headquarters. 607 more words

Data Protection

Flash Strategies for MS-SQL

Applications based on Microsoft SQL (MS-SQL) seem like obvious candidates for some type of flash performance boost. The high IOPS and low latency of flash storage is almost a perfect match for the high transaction MS-SQL environments. 1,547 more words