Last week I had the extreme pleasure of being a guest on #CurrentStatus. I have been following Petri (www.petri.com) and Phoummala Schmitt (@exchangegoddess), Melissa Palmer (@vmiss33) and Theresa Miller (@24x7itconnect) for a while now (thanks to my buddy Rich Pappas (@rpappas). I have a great deal of respect for these women, what they have done in technology and what they are doing with their show. It is a great show… Read more »
Copy Data Management isn’t about deleting ALL copies of data that you have created from your primary storage. Nor is it about stopping you from making data copies. Some vendors may believe that if they come in and make yet one more ‘golden’ copy of your data, you are set for life. I don’t think this is what customers want. Just like with tape. Many folks say “tape is dead” but that is mostly preached… Read more »
At the end of 2014 NetApp put out a great infographic entitled “Year in Data”. The infographic provided some great insight as to how data is consuming our lives. Everything from social media, NASA photos, State/Local, Games/Apps, and Sports is on-line and generating more and more data.
One of the interesting factoids in the infographic was the fact that “the Sauber F1 Team collects around 200GB of data during every Grand Prix. More than… Read more »