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By Rich Castagna News Sep 01, 2015

Commodity hardware is a myth

Software-defined storage vendors preach the concept of commodity storage hardware, but beware: the hardware is just as important as the apps. Continue Reading


By Sonia Lelii News Sep 10, 2015

Cloudian hardware arrays with HyperStore make debut

SDS vendor Cloudian announced scale-out appliances for petabyte storage, along with Cloudian HyperStore software enhanced with self-service data protection. Continue Reading


By Antone Gonsalves News Jul 27, 2015

Cisco stops SSD hardware production for UCS servers

Cisco has dropped its Invicta all-flash product line, leaving customers to buy SSD hardware for its UCS servers from third parties. Continue Reading


By John Burke Evaluate May 14, 2015

NFV basics: Hold the specialized hardware

John Burke writes that network functions virtualization goes way beyond merely deploying a physical appliance. Continue Reading


News Feb 26, 2015

How virtualization changes hardware purchases

With the rise of the software-defined data center and new hardware options that take advantage of virtualization, we're seeing another transformation in the way hardware is purchased. Continue Reading


By Jim O'Reilly Evaluate Jul 20, 2015

How should I spec our new server hardware configuration?

We are a SaaS Web provider and operate a private cloud in a colo. We are slowly switching from VMs to containers. How do we spec the best hardware for this private cloud? Continue Reading


By Nick Booth Jul 16, 2015

Good grief – it’s a British hardware manufacturer

Nick Booth finds that rare thing - a British hardware manufacturer - and wonders just what the future holds for Cannon Technologies Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Get Started Apr 30, 2015

How VDI hardware requirements differ from virtualization

VDI has specific hardware needs that servers hosting other virtualized workloads may not meet. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Manage Feb 13, 2015

VDI hardware evaluation checklist

Picking the right hardware for your VDI deployment is critical, but it doesn't have to be difficult. To start, check to see if your VDI software vendor has a list of compatible components. Continue Reading


By Rob Reilly Get Started Apr 14, 2015

How to do an Oscar-worthy hardware demo

Treat a hardware demo like you're going on stage. Prepare your script, rehearse like crazy and make sure your material is rock solid. Continue Reading