As we barrel toward the end of the year, it’s always nice to look back and see what blog posts were popular over the last 11 plus months. What did our readers find compelling? Without further fanfare, here are our top five blog posts for 2019 to date:
Speed, agility, and efficiency when handling data are all critical in today’s digital economy. Fortunately, we’re blessed with partners that help us provide this IT agility, and Hitachi Vantara is one of them.
Hitachi Vantara’s All-Flash solutions delivers consistent performance along with efficient data and storage management that allow us to offer them with confidence. Read the post for five advantages that Hitachi Vantara All-Flash solutions deliver.
The idea of automating your business decisions can seem outlandish. How can you automate business decisions without involving humans in the process? The reality is that applying business analytics against your business data enables your organization to automate what once was a highly human-involved process. The process begins by looking at your data, both structured and unstructured.
This year the industry analyst firm, Gartner, retired two Magic Quadrants (Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays and the Magic Quadrant for General-Purpose Storage Arrays), and replaced them with one Magic Quadrant: the Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage (it should be noted that this Magic Quadrant does not include companies participating in secondary/unstructured storage markets). In this latest report, NetApp has been named as a Leader based on their ability to execute and completeness of vision.
I recently attended the IDC Directions 2019 conference in Santa Clara where industry analysts spoke on many topics. There were two important takeaways for me from this conference. First, the importance of using AI in the operational management of a data center cannot be over emphasized. AI and machine learning will bring a great deal of change to IT infrastructure management over the next many years.
With the ever-changing requirements of today’s data center, and the need for fast deployment of applications to support business needs, NetApp-SolidFire all-flash storage is a leader. Standalone applications, virtualized applications, and cloud infrastructures are all supported with SolidFire all flash arrays.
Be sure to have a safe and happy holiday season!